ENMU cruises to win

CNJ staff PORTALES — Sophomore forward Cesareo Contreras scored three goals as the Eastern New Mexico University men’s soccer team blanked College of the Southwest 6-0 Sunday at the ENMU pitch. The goals raised Contreras’ total for the season to seven, and marked the first hat trick in the four-year history of the ENMU program. […]

ENMU signs two men’s soccer players

CNJ staff PORTALES — The Eastern New Mexico University men’s soccer team signed midfielder Mychael Contreras of Alamogordo and defender Andrew Newhouse of Rapid City, S.D., to letters of intent for the 2007 season, according to Greyhounds coach Carlos Elizondo. Contreras was all-district twice in high school and earned first-team Class 5A all-state honors as […]

Days of the week may be backward

By Helena Rodriguez: Local columnist We have it backward, says my Spanish professor, Dr. Vitelio Contreras of Eastern New Mexico University. Monday is the best day of the week, he says, because we’re rested from the weekend. By Friday, we’re exhausted. It’s a psychological thing, he says, about dreading Mondays. Many of us take on […]

Gonzales, Fred

Fred Gonzales, 84, of El Paso, Texas, died Tuesday, May 23, 2006, in El Paso, Texas. He was born Nov. 17, 1921, to Dimas and Virginia Gonzales in Elida, where he grew up and attended schools. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He married Severiana (Cleo) Contreras in El Paso, where […]

1/27 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from Jan. 19 through Wednesday: • Jose Luis Contreras, 24, to Deborah Trejo Contreras, 38, both of Lubbock • Manuel Parrilla Veloz, 50, to Adela Tagle Trevino, 49, both of Clovis • Terry Leon Obenhaus, 57, of Muleshoe, to Mary Richardson Webb, 57, of Dimmitt, Texas […]