Today's Features

  • 11.26.2015

    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    El Sombrero Restaurant’s Free Thanksgiving Dinner will be served at the restaurant located at 825 Mills Ave. The dinner is open and free to the public. Volunteers are needed to help serve and clean up. For more information, call the restaurant at 425-3705.


    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Wednesday, Nov. 17, 1965 — Dedication ceremonies for Melody Hall, the recently completed women’s dormitory on the Highlands University campus, will take place Sunday, according to Dr. Thomas C. Donnelly, president of Highlands. The dormitory is named after Gordon E. Melody, state senator from San Miguel County. Melody Hall houses 100 girls and has dining facilities for 200 students. The building and its facilities cost approximately $675,000 and was constructed by W.R. Bauske and Co. of Clovis.

  • Sunday

    HIGH 53° / LOW 24°

    Sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    6:43 a.m. to 4:50 p.m.



    HIGH 58° / LOW 30°

    Sunny, with a high near 58. Monday night is expected to be partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    6:44 a.m. to 4:50 p.m.



  • 11.22.2015

    9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts is under way and the deadline is Sunday. Drop-off at Calvary Chapel Las Vegas (located behind Super Save) is the relay center for dropping off your shoebox gifts for children all over the world. This is a project for families, groups, or individuals who want to donate items or money that pays for the shipping costs. Call Linda Alaniz for more information at 505-617-0546.

    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Friday

    HIGH 58° / LOW 20°

    Sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Friday night — partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind around 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    6:41 a.m. to 4:51 p.m.



  • 11.20.2015

    10 a.m to 3 p.m.
    Open house for new Center for Teaching Excellence at Highlands University located in room 102 in the Victoria D. Sanchez Teacher Education Center located at 1031 11th Street.


    9 a.m to 3:30 p.m.

  • Friday, Nov. 12, 1965 — American Legion Post 24 burned the mortgage on the American Legion property north of Las Vegas near the rodeo grounds. The mortgage has been completely paid off. At the ceremony were Legionnaires Ned Winston, J. Harvey Brown, Commander Sammy Martinez, Max Sandoval, Dale Gerdeman, George Lingnau, John Carlson and Seth Gray.

  • 11.18.2015
    10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
    Carnegie Library Story Time takes place in the children’s area of library. All programs are free and open to the public.

    5:30 to 7 p.m.