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    Friday, October 12, 2018
    Portales hosts 45th Peanut Festival  A fall tradition in Portales gets ready for its 45th year as the Peanut Valley Craft & Music Festival gets under way Friday, Oct. 20 and Saturday, Oct. 21 at the Roosevelt County Fairgrounds in Portales.  The festival is all about the arts and crafts and includes a lineup of entertainment from throughout the region. But the name and the flavor pays homage to ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Community, Event information, Press Release
    Friday, October 12, 2018
    PVF sets entertainment lineup  The 45th annual Peanut Valley Festival begins Oct. 20-21 at the Roosevelt County Fairgrounds in Portales and will feature live entertainment throughout the event.  One of the highlights of recent years has been Clovis’ La Casita Elementary School Baile Folklorico. The students perform traditional Mexican dances while dressed in authentic costume. Several different ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Newsletter, Press Release
    Friday, October 12, 2018
    Calling all kids to Peanut Festival  The 45th annual Peanut Valley Festival begins Oct. 20-21 at the Roosevelt County Fairgrounds in Portales and kids will have plenty to do at the event.  The highlight of this year’s PVF will be the fun during the Peanut Olympics scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday on the slab. The games are open to ages 4-8 and include various games such as Zia Peanut toss, peanut ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Event information, Press Release, Community, Education, General News Article
    Wednesday, October 10, 2018
    The City of Portales Public Works Department has informed administration that water circulation improvements are currently ongoing.  18th Street at U.S. 70 west to the intersection of Industrial Drive will be closed beginning tomorrow for contract work.  Please plan your travels around this area for your safety and the safety of the workers.  
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 10, 2018
    ROOSEVELT GENERAL HOSPITAL WINS HOSPITAL INNOVATION IMPROVEMENT (HIIN) AWARDPORTALES, NM, October 9, 2018 – Roosevelt General Hospital in Portales, New Mexico has earned the Hospital Innovation Improvement (HIIN) Award for two years of performance improvement evidenced by measurements of quality and patient safety. The awards were presented in a ceremony at the 73rd Annual Meeting of the New ...read more
    Categories: Business news, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, October 04, 2018
    Cannon AFB Reiterates Neutrality on Private Enterprise  CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. – The 27th Special Operations Wing (27 SOW), as a Department of Defense (DoD) entity, maintains a neutral position on the prospect of bringing a Racino to Clovis, NM.  Cannon AFB is strictly prohibited by law and DoD policy from either endorsement or rejection of a private business and has no position on the ...read more
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    Thursday, October 04, 2018
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    Tuesday, September 04, 2018
    Warm Heart News has photos of Ribbon Cuttings for ENMU Golden Student Success Center and The Firing Pin. To view the September issue Click Here
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    Friday, August 24, 2018
    WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- President Donald Trump will posthumously award the Medal of Honor to the family of a fallen U.S. Air Force Special Tactics Combat Controller at a ceremony on Aug. 22 for his extraordinary heroism in March 2002 while deployed to Afghanistan. According to the medal nomination, Tech. Sergeant John Chapman distinguished himself on the battlefield through “conspicuous gallantry ...read more
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    Friday, August 03, 2018
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    Tuesday, July 03, 2018
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    Monday, June 04, 2018
    Portales, NM – Roosevelt County has been awarded grant funding from the New Mexico Environmental Department for the purchase of rubberized emulsion asphalt, made of recycled scrap tires.  The material will be applied as a fog seal application on approximately 11 miles of County Maintained Roads constructed of chip sealed materials. There are approximately 120 miles of chip seal roadways in ...read more
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    Friday, June 01, 2018
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    Thursday, May 03, 2018
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    Wednesday, April 25, 2018
    PORTALES, NM—The Roosevelt County Community Development Corporation (RCCDC) is pleased to announce that it has hired William Hendrickson of Las Vegas New Mexico as the Executive Director for the Roosevelt County  Community Development Corporation (RCCDC). Board President Randy Knudson stated: "We are thrilled and excited to have been able to very quickly hire a very capable new Executive Director, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Economic, Business news, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018
    SafeWise Announces the 20 Safest Cities in New MexicoAccording to statistics compiled by security firm SafeWise, Portales is among the safest cities in New Mexico, ranking 12th. SafeWise released its “20 Safest Cities in New Mexico” report on March 26, 2018. To compile this report, the company reviewed the 2016 FBI crime report statistics and population data. Cities that fell below identified ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    REGIONAL CUSTOMERS TO REALIZE HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS IN SAVINGS OVER 30 YEARS     New Mexico regulators approved a historic expansion of wind energy generation in Xcel Energy's New Mexico and Texas service areas, a move that will return significant savings to regional customers over the next several decades.  In a 5-0 vote today, the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission approved a plan to add ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Economic, Political
      PORTALES, NM—The Roosevelt County Community Development Corporation (RCCDC) is pleased to announce the expansion of a local business in Portales. Legacy Monuments LLC, a full service memorial creation service featuring granite monuments and headstones have recently expanded and opened a sales showroom location at 905 West 18thStreet. The sales location features a customer showroom and offices ...read more
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