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ENMU eighth of nine in LSC volleyball poll

Staff report RICHARDSON, Texas — Eastern New Mexico University’s volleyball team was picked for eighth place in the nine-team Lone Star Conference in the league’s preseason poll, released on Tuesday by the conference office. West Texas A&M, which ran through the LSC unbeaten a year ago, is the favorite to win it again this season. […]

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Faithful will still gather to pray despite bombing

The notion that churchgoers, gathered together in a place of peace, would have their Sunday worship shattered by a bomb blast is unthinkable. Yet on Sunday, two churches in Las Cruces faced such a violation. The FBI is investigating, and little is known about why bombs were placed by the churches. Thankfully, no one was […]

McDonald: Local partisan politics ineffective

Sometimes I edit myself too tightly. Last week’s column, on how party politics plays itself out in some of the smaller cities around the state, is one example. I meant to expound on my point that partisan politics is often ineffective in local decision-making, but I pulled up short. As a result, I was criticized […]

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Susan Cramp in her office at the Advising Center at ENMU. She has been the director of advising since 2010.

ENMU alumni grateful to serve students

Susan Cramp and her family moved from Arizona to New Mexico in 1979 and grew up in Artesia. She was a well-rounded student who participated in basketball, track, choir and student government. Cramp said early on she had plans to become a prosecutor for 10 years and then a defender for another 10 years, because […]

Borden: Nutrition on upcoming show

Information on optimizing nutrition and converting a Roman shade to make it safety compliant will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” at 9:30 p.m. and at noon on Thursday. Louix Dor Dempriey is a spiritual master, and he’s going to talk about optimizing nutrition. He stresses that moderation and temperance are much more successful […]

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