Letters to the editor: Obama covertly executing agenda

We have a president that cares nothing about his popularity. He is interested only in getting his Socialist agenda done. Right now Obama and his Federal Communications Commission czar Mark Lloyd are working on a plan to shut down conservative and Christian programs, both talk radio and TV. He is good at changing names that […]

Cannon power to be shut down for repairs

Electricity at Cannon Air Force base will shut down from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday for repairs to the power grid, according to a base news release. Non-mission essential personnel are ordered to stand by and not report for duty until directed by their commanders, according to the release. The following services and offices […]

Water service in Melrose to be shut off

Freedom New Mexico Water will be shut off at 9:30 p.m. Thursday within the Melrose’s city limits to fix a water leak, according to Melrose Mayor Lance Pyle. Pyle says he is unsure of how long the leak will take to fix.

Hounds shut out Mustangs 2-0

CNJ staff PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University’s defense limited University of the Southwest to one shot on goal Friday, and the Greyhounds broke away in the second half for a 2-0 men’s soccer victory at the ENMU pitch. The Hounds (6-2-1) struggled to break through, but with just over nine minutes gone in the […]

Hounds, Zias post shutout wins

CNJ staff LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Junior forward Emerson Rodrigues scored twice in the final 10-plus minutes Friday, lifting the Eastern New Mexico University men’s soccer team to a 2-0 victory over Colorado Christian. Rodrigues scored with 79:55 elapsed in the match, taking a pass from sophomore midfielder Tyler Hart and beating goalkeeper Jared Jacobs. He […]

Melrose water temporarily shut off

CNJ staff Melrose Mayor Lance Pyle said the city water system will temporarily be shut down as a crew works on line problems. Pyle said around 7:30 p.m. Thursday, there was a call of a water break at the corner of Missouri and Third streets. In the process of repairing the line, Pyle said, another […]

Zias shut out Southwestern

CNJ staff WEATHERFORD, Okla. — Sophomore forward Alicia Cunningham scored in the 23rd minute, and Eastern New Mexico University’s women made it stand up for a 1-0 Lone Star Conference soccer victory over Southwestern Oklahoma on Sunday. It was the first road win in six outings this fall for the Zias. Freshman goalkeeper Sierra Cardenas […]

Yellowjackets shut out Zias

CNJ staff BILLINGS, Mont. — Montana State-Billings’ Kari Foreman scored on a rebound shot from in front of the Eastern New Mexico University net about midway through the opening half Sunday, and the Yellowjackets went on to a 3-0 women’s soccer victory over the Zias. Foreman’s goal gave Billings the lead, and the Yellowjackets (2-1) […]

ENMU produced Olympic standout

Staff reports Eastern New Mexico has not produced a lot of Olympians, but we haven’t been shut out either.

Bees shut down entrance of clinic

By Thomas Garcia: Freedom New Mexico PORTALES — A portion of the Portales Medical Clinic at 320 South Ave. — including the main entrance — was closed about 8 a.m. Monday after a colony of bees was discovered, according to officials. Officials were concerned the insects could be Africanized honey bees, although that has not […]