Today's Features

  • Sunday

    HIGH 69° / LOW 40°

    A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10 percent.

    6:34 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.



  • Wednesday, April 13, 1966 — The appointments of new graduate and undergraduate deans at New Mexico Highlands University were announced today by Thomas C. Donnelly, president of Highlands, following approval of the appointments by the Board of Regents. Dr. Ralph Carlisle Smith is the new undergraduate dean and Dr. Merritt Wilson McGahan is new graduate dean. Ninety-one applicants were screened for the position by the committee elected by the faculty for this purpose.

  • Senior Lunch Menu

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

    Green chile cheeseburger, pork and beans, peas and carrots, and watermelon

    Baked pork chop, mashed potatoes with gravy, mixed green vegetables, dinner roll, and ice cream

    Green chile chicken enchiladas, beans, Spanish rice, and fruit cocktail

  • 4.13.2016

    5:30 p.m.

  • Highlands University and the United World College-USA will present a concert, “Celebration of the Arts: an Evening of Dance, Music, Theatre and Art,” at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 16.

    The free concert is in Highlands’ Ilfeld Auditorium at 900 University, and is part of Dance Fest 2016 at Highlands April 14 to April 17.

  • Tuesday, April 12, 1966 — Resignations commanded spotlight attention in the regular meeting of the Las Vegas City Council Monday night. The resignation of City Manager Harry Houck came as no surprise, as it was announced over the weekend. Other resignations were those of C.R. Morlan, gas manager; and Police Sergeants Julian Rains and Luis Loera. All resignations were accepted. Councilmen Carl Schwede and Trammel Ford abstained from voting on the resignations of Houck and Morlan

  • Friday

    HIGH 57° / LOW 41°

    A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Friday night — chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. 

    6:37 a.m. to 7:29 p.m.



  • 4.8.2016
    5:45 p.m.
    The 22nd Annual Fiesta de la Hispanidad takes place on Friday, April 8 at Ilfeld Auditorium. Doors open at 5 p.m. with show starting at 5:45 p.m. Admission is $5 with ticket sales beginning on Monday, March 21 with Donna Martínez at the NMHU KEDP radio station on the HU campus. Call Martinez at 454-3238 or Sara Harris at 454-0438 for more information.

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

    Baked chicken, wild rice, carrot raisin salad, biscuit and margarine, and mandarin oranges

    Pork stir fry, vegetables, salad with dressing, wheat roll with margarine, and apple cobbler

    Spaghetti, broccoli with cheese sauce, garlic bread, and peaches

    Beef enchilada, lettuce, tomato, pinto beans, jalapeno, onions, salsa, crackers, and chocolate pudding