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Texans fall to ENMU in final-second heartbreaker at Greyhound Arena

PORTALES, N.M. – Holding a slim one-point lead with time winding down in the final 10 seconds of the game, the Tarleton defense forced Eastern New Mexico to take a near-halfcourt heave but the shot fell through to give Tarleton a 70-68 loss in Portales Thursday night.


View the Supermoon at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science will have its doors open for stargazers wanting to view the Supermoon. The total eclipse will be visible in the skies January 20 and the Museum will be open from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. with telescopes available on Museum ground and the Observatory dec


TexAnns stumble against Lady Greyhounds 73-67

PORTALES, N.M. – Tarleton women’s basketball dropped a road contest to Eastern New Mexico 73-67 on Thursday at Greyhound Arena. Tarleton falls to 10-5 overall and 3-4 in the Lone Star Conference with the loss.


Judge accepts New Mexico school board member's plea deal

CLOVIS, N.M. (KRQE) - A school board member accused of grabbing a woman's behind at a sporting event has pled no contest to battery charges. Friday, he struck a plea deal for the crime that was caught on camera.


Clovis intersection to close for 2 weeks while crews install pipe

CLOVIS, N.M. (KVII) — The City of Clovis is closing the intersection of 14th and Sycamore streets to westbound traffic, starting at 10 a.m. on Monday, for at least two weeks.


Herron Named to Fall 2018 Dean's List at ENMU

PORTALES, NM -- Kimberly Herron of Shawnee has been named to the Eastern New Mexico University Dean's List for the fall 2018 semester. To be eligible for the Dean's List, a student must complete a minimum of 15 credit hours with a GPA between 3.25 and 4.00. ENMU offers associate, bachelor's and mast


Clovis man sentenced to 16 years for jail escape

CLOVIS, N.M. (NEWS RELEASE) - The following is a news release from the New Mexico Ninth Judical District Attorney's Office:. Ninth Judicial District Attorney, Andrea Reeb, announced that on January 14, 2019, Victor Andrew Apodaca, age 29, of Clovis, was sentenced on charges of: Escape from Jail and


Supermoon total eclipse set to hit the skies of New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - Another Supermoon Total Eclipse is coming to the skies over New Mexico January 20th, 2019. The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science’s will open its doors from 8:30 – 11:30 p.m. for visitors to fully appreciate the astronomical coincidence happening in the sky t


Judge rules 'Ninja Turtles' can't be used in anti-bullying campaign

CLOVIS, N.M. (KRQE) - A federal judge has ruled against a man using the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in an anti-bullying program. Mark Anthony Baca runs the Clovis-based Guardian Anti-Bullying Campaign, which travels around the southwest holding events for school kids.


Broadview Volunteer Fire Department improves ISO rating

CURRY COUNTY, NM (KFDA) - The Broadview Volunteer Fire Department in Curry County has improved its ISO rating. The Insurance Service Office recently announced the department has improved from an ISO Public Protection Class 9 to a Public Protection Class 8-B.