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    Tuesday, July 05, 2022
    Social Security tax exemption, GRT reduction, major tax changes take effect on July 1, saving New Mexicans hundreds of millions    SANTA FE — Tax cuts signed into law by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham earlier this year go into effect on Friday, keeping more money in New Mexicans’ pockets and easing the burdens of New Mexico seniors, families, and businesses.  The tax changes include exempting the ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, July 01, 2022
    Farmers’ market purchases easier this summer with new payment system for WIC participants and seniors    SANTA FE – The 2022 season for the New Mexico Department of Health, Women, Infants and Children’s (WIC) and Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program begins July 1st, making New Mexico the first in the nation to use statewide a new one-of-a-kind payment system for shoppers and ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, Human Interest, Newsletter, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 28, 2022
    City of Portales Press Release For immediate Release In an effort to best serve the Citizens of the City of Portales, City Administration is in ongoing negotiations with Roosevelt County Administration regarding city provided Dispatch, Fire and Emergency Services. The Portales Police Communications Center currently dispatches all requests for services for Portales Police and Fire, Animal ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 28, 2022
    Portales, NM – The Roosevelt County Commissioners and staff are inviting members of the public to the New Roosevelt County Road Maintenance Barn Ribbon Cutting and Open House on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at 2 p.m. The new facility is located at 1320 North Boston in Portales. The Roosevelt County Commission successfully utilized a combination of State Capital Outlay funding and County general funds to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, June 27, 2022
    PORTALES, NM – The Roosevelt County Board of Commissioners extended their declared an extreme drought and fire danger emergency within the unincorporated areas of Roosevelt County during their regular Commission meeting June 13, 2022, with agricultural burning permitted. This was based upon current drought indices published by the U.S. Drought Monitor Report, lack of precipitation, low humidity, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, June 27, 2022
    In conjunction with Heritage Days, Portales will host a two-mile fun run/walk on July 16. Net proceeds benefit the Portales Woman’s Club’s (PWC) scholarships and local and international service projects. The event will be $20 for those 19 and over, $10 for youth 18 and under, or $40 per family.  Registration for the 21st annual edition is available at portales.com under the “events” tab, or in ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Event information
    Thursday, June 23, 2022
    **PUBLIC NOTICE** Roosevelt County will host two public meetings on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. and Thursday, July 14, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. to seek public input for the 2024-2028 Roosevelt County Infrastructure Capital Improvement Plan (ICIP). The meetings will be held in the Commission Room on the first floor of the Roosevelt County Courthouse. Residents are encouraged to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, June 10, 2022
    Portales, NM - Roosevelt County has kicked off the Summer Internship Program for local high school students. Roosevelt County is till able to place approximately 12 more students into local work environmental, and this is the last call for any additional students to sign up. Applications will be accepted through June 17. Candidates for this grant-funded internship must be 16-18 years old (or 15 ...read more
    Categories: Event information, Human Interest, Newsletter, Press Release, Community, Community
    Wednesday, June 08, 2022
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 07, 2022
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    Wednesday, May 18, 2022
    The Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce announced this week that it is forced to cancel the 2022 Portales Fireworks Show.   In early March J&M Displays, the vendor that has produced and fired the show for more than a decade announced it would be unable to produce the Portales show on July 4 this year. The Chamber, which contracts, coordinates and fund-raises for the event each year performed an ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 03, 2022
    Categories: General News Article, Business news, Press Release
    Monday, April 25, 2022
    Heritage Days in Portales is officially moving to the third weekend in July. That means the 37th annual event will be held July 15-16 at City Park this year. “Last year’s event that was moved to that weekend was a huge success,” said Roosevelt County Chamber Executive Director Karl Terry. “We had our best car show ever with close to 100 entries and the Heritage Days Fun Run and Street Dance were ...read more
    Categories: Community, Event information, Press Release, Chamber, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, March 08, 2022
    To read the Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce's Warm Heart News, the newsletter for March 2022 CLICK HERE . 
    Categories: Chamber, Newsletter
    Tuesday, March 08, 2022
    The Roosevelt County Chamber toasted the reopening of business and the beginning of the new Roaring 20s at its annual banquet Thursday, March 3 at Little Old, Little New Venue in Portales.   Topping the evening was the presentation of the Warm Heart of the Sunbelt Award to Dr. Patrice Caldwell. The Chancellor of Eastern New Mexico University was honored for nearly 42 years of service in various ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Community, General News Article, Press Release, Business news
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