Hope Christian bests ‘Cats

CMI staff The top-ranked team in Class 3A, and one of the toughest teams in New Mexico, put Clovis down early and held off numerous charges to take a 91-72 win Friday night in Albuquerque. Luke Dye scored 19 points to lead three Huskies in double figures, as Hope Christian won its sixth-straight and handed […]

Portales clobbers Goddard on the road

CMI staff ROSWELL — Portales girls coach Wade Fraze thought his team struggled a bit early on, yet the Lady Rams led Roswell Goddard 16-8 at the quarter on Friday night. No problems for PHS, which got a career-best 20 points from sophomore guard Sheraya Cox and rolled to a 62-28 win over the outmanned […]

Jail staff finds marijuana stuffed in greeting card

By Christina Calloway PNT senior writer ccalloway@pntonline.com A Portales woman accused of attempting to send marijuana in a Hallmark card to a Roosevelt County inmate is out on bond, according to a Roosevelt County Detention Center official. Jassica Rodriguez, 30, was arrested Wednesday and charged with furnishing drugs or liquor to a prisoner, a fourth-degree […]