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Portales News Tribune (Newspaper) - May 2, 2015, Portales, New Mexico Portal sews Tribune visit us online @ and follow us on f serving the High Plains and Glen Russ today tomorrow saturday 75< High 86 High 83 High 74 a. A Lentif to most Bra May 2,2015 Waff photo Joo Huo Luxoro Ricky Ornelas left helps los Reyes motorcycle and car club members As they Wash vehicles Friday evening to raise Money for Ornelas father Ricky Ornelas who is recovering from injuries sustained in a motorcycle Accident. Cycle car clubs come together for cause a the groups organized a car Wash to raise funds for member seriously injured in crash. By Joshua Lucero staff writer when los Reyes car and motorcycle club president Ricky Ornelas was injured during a motorcycle Accident last sunday club members wasted no time organizing a fundraiser to help him get Back on his feet and Back on his Bike. Los Reyes vice president Vale Sotelo said Ornelas was caught in a Strong whirlwind while Riding with club members on . 70 and crashed going about 70 mph. Sotelo said Ornelas sustained a Large Gash on his head ruptured kidney cracked vertebrae and a punctured lung but has been reported As being in stable condition As of Friday. Sotelo said the clubs members teamed up with Alln one car Wash owner Mario Montoya to raise Money for Ricky Ornelas with a car Wash and hot dogs. Sotelo said los Reyes members were joined by members of Thunder Alley motorcycle club and a a Cinda car club during fridays car Wash. Sotelo said the car Wash had raised $4 x within the first hour. Quot we re just trying to raise some Money and help him out any Way we can. We re a family a a Sotelo said. Sotelo said it had been a Long week for Ricky Ornelas friends who had been waiting for him to return to stable condition. Ricky of dash Nephew and los Reyes member Joseph Ornelas said the car Wash had already received a a a Ere just trying to raise some Money and help him out any Way we can. We re a a a Mao lot a toys oar and Ita Corvye out an outpouring of Community support within its first hour Friday evening. Quot he a loved by everybody a Joseph Ornelas said of Ricky Ornelas. Quot any donations Are Good we re just trying to help him out. I know head do it for All of us and he has los Reyes Jonathan Tapia said that Ricky Ornelas was Lucky to be alive after his crash. Tapia said the car Wash was a Way for the Community and club members to give Back to Ricky Ornelas in his time of need. Quot we re going to do what we can to get him on his feet until he gets Back a Tapia said. Ricky Ornelas sister Teresa Tapia said omegas is currently being cared for at University medical Center in Lubbock. Quot he a enjoying being spoiled a Teresa Tapia joked. Quot he a in Good spirits and he a breathing on his Teresa Tapia said her family is blessed to receive the support they have seen since Ricky Ornelas crash. A a in a deeply moved by the Community. Ricky is such a lovable Guy and puts everyone ahead of himself and today just proves Teresa Tapia said. Teresa Tapia said los Reyes will be holding another car Wash for Ricky omegas at Alln one sunday starting at 11 . Mam get Here for the Chainsaw Carver on site a promotions a specials a product representative on site a demonstrations of new units Clovis Lawn Ano Power Wpm but it 1221 n. Prince a Clovis no 18101 578 935-1777airmen honoured at hero s dinner four from Cannon air Force base were awarded the Brittney Cannon Deputy editor Cannon amp Clovis Rota nans Learned what True heroes Are Friday night at the heroes dinner and the four airmen from Camion air Force base that were honoured have the War stories to prove it. A we done to Settle for status quo or second place a it. Gen. Bradley Heithold the keynote speaker Friday night said in his presentation. A when the nation was at War they said a Send Hie Young folks i get today Are incredible. They have the guts. And then they reenlist. I Ani very very proud of them and you should be As Rotari in James bums introduced the four heroes and shared their combat stories with everyone in the crowded room. Quot when you think of a hero what first comes to mind Quot bums said to the crowd. Quot maybe its your mom a hard working lady worked full time that was still Able to raise you right and still had a hot meal on the table almost every according to Merriam Webster dictionary. Bums said a hero is a a once you be heard each of the stories in a about to read to you like me i think you la understand the literal meaning of a a am do fowl to Portwi mythological or legendary figure often of divine descent endowed with a great strength or ability an illustrious Warrior a Man admired for his achievements and Noble qualities and one who shows great Quot once you be heard each of the stories in a about to read to you like me i think you la understand the literal meaning of a hero Quot bums said. During a Mission to Rescue the . Navy Seal team 8, la col. Christian Lichter spent five Days and nights flying at a Low Altitude in very hostile airspace Over rugged terrain. He looked for survivors supplied teams with medical supplies food communication supplies and dropped leaflets to anyone who May have been a survivor. Eventually a leaflet dropped from Lichter a aircraft led to a successful Rescue and recovery of a Navy Seal. Staff sgt Daniel Cutrell boasts two Bronze stars and a slew of medals and awards. Cutrell belongs to the 26th special tactics Squadron and is a combat controller attached to an army special forces team. He a also quite talented at multitasking under pressure. During erne deployment a 12-Man special forces team conducted operations against an insurgent Effort for nearly 6 Days straight. Immediately upon entering the area Cutrelli steam was pinned Down with fire from 60 to 70 i resurgent a and More were on the Way. Cutrell immediately began directing his at the enemy enabling his team to regain footing and respond with More gunfire. While doing All of this he organized a route for five hero on Page 4 notebook help needed. A training will be offered for teen volunteers interested in assisting this summer at the Clovis Carver Public Library. The training will take place at 10 . Today. For details Contact Krissie Carter at 575-763-9683. Green thumbs. J How does your Garden not of Eastern new Mexico weather and soil confound Here a the place to be. Get tips monday in the Mcalister room at Roosevelt county Fairgrounds program includes basics of growing vegetables in the area. For More information Call 575-356-4417. Lifting up. A the Roosevelt county ministerial Alliance is sponsoring a Day of prayer for Portales at 6 . Wednesday at the first Baptist Church. Open to All. Parting thoughts a assumptions Are the termites of relationships. A Nenry Winnie a compiled by managing editor Robin Fornoff mix classified.12 crossword.8 obituaries.5 sports.10-11 sudoku.5 Contact managing editor Alisa Boswell can be reached at 575-356-4481 or 9 vol. 58 a no. 105 open House May 2nd join of at our open House event Ano save 20% on All Echo units now a a a a Ltd mini to to i tint it Mihu Flay a i it Iii. I it a i it let % t Iii to a 1.1, ilium ii Nill he Milfs i tin s

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