Portales (United States)

Type: City
Name: Portales (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 34.18
Longitude: -103.349998
population: 11,035
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Portales business owners looking forward to end of construction

Staff reportPORTALES — Chuck Abbott is aware the road construction through the heart of Portales is supposedly coming to an end. He remains skeptical.“They (Constructors Inc. officials) have been saying it would be done time after time,” said Abbott, ... [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

TopManagementDegrees.com Releases New Ranking of the 50 Most Affordable U.S.

Colleges for Earning an MBA08/26 07:40 CDT Colleges for Earning an MBA RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 26, 2014RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online business education and career guide TopManagementDegrees.com has published a ranking of the 50 most ... [Published Finwin - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

Court upholds Ute Water Project

By Robin FornoffProjects Editorrfornoff@cnjonline.comA federal court of appeals in Denver has refused to reverse a decision giving the green light to construction of an intake at Ute Lake Reservoir, part of the Ute Lake Project plan to pipe drinking water ... [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

On the shelves — Aug. 24

The following books are available at the:Clovis-Carver Public LibraryLincoln’s Boys: John Hay, John Nicolay, and the War for Lincoln’s Image by Joshua Zeitz revolves around two presidential secretaries who served as Lincoln’s closest confidants and who ... [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

KENW celebrates 40 years

Courtesy photoKENW Director of Broadcasting Duane Ryan with the KENW staff in the 1970s. Ryan said more than half of his staff stayed with the station for 25 years.By Christina CallowaySenior writerccalloway@pntonline.comDuane Ryan came to Portales six  ... [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Portales man pleads guilty in murder-for-hire plot

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Federal prosecutors say a Portales man has pleaded guilty to plotting to have his wife killed. The U.S. Attorney's office in Albuquerque says Cody Guss pleaded guilty Friday to an indictment that charged him with using a ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Portales Man Pleads Guilty to Using Telephone in Attempt to Commission a Murder-for-Hire

ALBUQUERQUE—Cody Guss, 37, of Portales, N.M., pleaded guilty this morning to an indictment charging him with using a telephone in interstate commerce to commission a murder-for-hire. Guss entered his guilty plea without the benefit of a plea agreemen ... [Published United States Department of Justice - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Torres-Ovrick to teach early childhood development

It is easy to overlook the obstacles of teaching when speaking to Melvina Torres-Ovrick.After 17 years in the Ruidoso Municipal Schools, 13 in the classroom, she still exudes an unbridled enthusiasm for her job and her students. While she concedes that ... [Published RuidosoSearch.com - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Base officials: Life at Cannon getting better

Courtesy photo: CAFBCol. Tony Bauernfeind, 27th Special Operations Wing Commander for Cannon, said Clovis and Portales community members and Cannon officials are working side-by-side to improve quality of life for Cannon’s airmen.By Alisa BoswellCNJ ... [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Meetings watch — Aug. 6

City CouncilHere’s four things you should know about Tuesday’s Portales City Council meeting:• City councilors identified the top five priorities in the city’s list of projects for the next capital improvement cycle for 2016-2020.The top five projects, ... [Published PortalesNewsTribune - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Immunizations save lives, keep kids healthy

Global health activists continue to make strides against diseases that kill in the developing world. Few tools are more essential than vaccination drives, which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates are saving the lives of 2 million ... [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Some areas get more rain than others

Lillian Bowe: Staff photoTuesday’s flooding had drivers avoiding cones washed up from construction on South Knoxville Street.Staff reportClovis and Portales received nearly one inch of rain each during Tuesday morning’s thunderstorms.Although scattered ... [Published PortalesNewsTribune - Jul 30 2014]

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...There will be both long and short-term risks, gains, and losses in time, money, and effort," Cagle said. "The schools on this list require the least in terms of financial investment, making it easier to show good returns for students who show real dedication and effort."
"Teachers have never shied away from accountability," Torres-Ovrick said. "We are working through some glitches that come with change. As teachers we value and can offer positive feedback, and I am hopeful. I think that the state is working through the process with this new evaluation system. I am encouraged with the new grades we received. I think it shows a commitment from both teachers and students."
"The downtown lifestyle appeals to so many different types of people, and the downtown area is so vibrant, I think a lot of people are choosing to live in that environment and are embracing it wholeheartedly" he said
...he went along, Snow assembled sufficient evidence to allow the convictions of five generals for their roles in mass abduction, torture and murder. "Bones make great witnesses, they speak softly but they never forget and they never lie" he said

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Portales business owners looking forward to end... [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 28 2014]
Mayor downplays numbers in preliminary water ap... [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 27 2014]
TopManagementDegrees.com Releases New Ranking o... [Published Finwin - Aug 26 2014]
TopManagementDegrees.com Releases New Ranking o... [Published E Releases - Aug 26 2014]
Court upholds Ute Water Project [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 26 2014]
Scientist: Ebola outbreak unlikely in US [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 26 2014]
Appeals court rejects Logan’s attempt to halt U... [Published Quay County Sun - Aug 26 2014]
On the shelves — Aug. 24 [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 24 2014]
KENW celebrates 40 years [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 24 2014]
Portales man pleads guilty in murder-for-hire plot [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Aug 16 2014]
Portales Man Pleads Guilty to Using Telephone i... [Published United States Department of Justice - Aug 15 2014]
Torres-Ovrick to teach early childhood development [Published RuidosoSearch.com - Aug 13 2014]
Downtown Scottsdale's Red Lobster closed? [Published AZCentral.com - Aug 07 2014]
Police blotter — Aug. 7 [Published PortalesNewsTribune - Aug 07 2014]
Base officials: Life at Cannon getting better [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 07 2014]
Meetings watch — Aug. 6 [Published PortalesNewsTribune - Aug 06 2014]
Immunizations save lives, keep kids healthy [Published Clovis News Journal - Aug 06 2014]
Some areas get more rain than others [Published PortalesNewsTribune - Jul 30 2014]
Rain soaks area [Published Clovis News Journal - Jul 30 2014]
Fabulous Food Plant: October 2008 [Published Food Engineering - Jul 29 2014]
Police blotter — July 27 [Published PortalesNewsTribune - Jul 27 2014]
Are we there yet? [Published PortalesNewsTribune - Jul 27 2014]
80 years, immortality and snake dancing [Published Clovis News Journal - Jul 27 2014]
Six ENMU players earn preseason All-American ho... [Published Clovis News Journal - Jul 22 2014]
Clyde Snow [Published Telegraph - May 19 2014]
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