Author archives: jmclaughlin

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    Board OKs prohibition of prairie dogs

    August 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Chaves County Commissioners fired a warning shot Thursday across the bow of the Bureau of Land Management’s prairie dog dreamboat, further blocking safe passage for hundreds of soon-to-be homeless critters. But the move may not have totally eradicated...

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    Prairie dog hearing set for Thursday

    August 14, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This Bureau of Land Management photo, taken in July, shows a black-tailed prairie dog at O.G. Potter Memorial in Clovis. (Courtesy Photo) A population of Clovis prairie dogs burrowing holes across two public parks and the city’s Civic Center are likely...

  • Dinner to honor Jenning

    August 14, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    An appreciation dinner and roast will be held for former State Sen. Tim Jennings, Aug. 22. “It’s an important thing to recognize Tim for what he’s done,” said his niece, Jacqueline Hyatt. “He’s an exceptional public servant who, I think, is...

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    Gateway breaks ground on science lab

    August 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer Gateway Christian School held a groundbreaking ceremony on its planned state-of-the-art science lab Monday evening. The new lab, expected to be completed in the next four to six months, will seat 24 students and have six...

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    East 23rd flooded by water main break

    August 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer Water flooded East 23rd Street Monday after a water main burst near the Christa-Lee Apartments. Cars and trucks cruised through the water from North Main Street to North Garden Avenue starting at 3 p.m, which reached a...