Today's Features

  • Tuesday, May 3, 1965 — San Miguel County voters early today were following the expected pattern of a light vote in the primary election. There appeared to be no problems of major concern. However,  Asst. Dist. Atty. E.R. Cooper protested to State Police that officers were not to stand on guard within polling places where voters were casting ballots. Cooper said the officers may stand guard outside the polls.

  • Wednesday

    HIGH 72° / LOW 42°

    Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Wednesday night — mostly clear, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. 

    6:05 a.m. to 7:50 p.m.



  • The lunch menu for the Las Vegas/Pecos Senior Centers,
    with 2 percent milk served with all meals.

    Posole with pork, spinach, tosses salad, tortilla, and a cookie

    Sloppy Joe, tater tots, green beans, and ice cream

    Grilled ham and cheese, vegetable soup, cottage cheese with pineapple, and sugar cookie

    Grilled pork chop, mashed potatoes with gravy, mixed vegetables, biscuit, and fruit cobbler


  • 5.4.2016

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

    10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Las Vegas First IBA’s Flower Power Plant Sale will take place behind Indigo Theater. There are flowering annuals and perennials, herbs, veggies, tomatoes and chillies available at this year’s sale. The sale take places from Wednesday through Saturday.

  • Submit your calendar items and notices to…
    • Highlands Alumni Affairs office asks you to nominate an individual in one of the following categories to be honored at this year’s Homecoming Celebration: Distinguished Alum, Distinguished Young Alum, Distinguished Retired Faculty, Forever Cowboy Student Award, and Spirit Award. Follow the link nmhualumni.org/homecoming to read more and to fill out the simple online form. Any questions, call Juli Salman at 426-2155.

  • The lunch menu for the Mora /Wagon Mound Senior Centers, with coffee and milk served daily.

    Green chile chicken enchiladas, pinto beans, calabazitas, spinach salad with dressing, crackers  and gelatin with fruit

    Lasagna, mixed vegetables, garden salad, French bread and plum cobbler

    Pork loin, black-eyed peas, cooked cabbage, cornbread and margarine and peach cobbler


  • Friday, April 29, 1966 — Robert A. Phillips, stationed at DaNang, Viet Nam, has been promoted to lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy. He is a native Las Vegas, a graduate of Robertson High School, a career naval officer and a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Phillips, Los Alamogordos Road.