Our towns: Dora once called ‘hub of the country’

Cannon Connections: Alisa Boswell The General Store next to the Dora school district will be re-opening Sept. 7 after being closed for a few years. Becky Fraze, the village clerk, said the store opening will be very good for local residents, because it will give them somewhere nearby to go to and eat.

Alisa Boswell

A 1947 issue of the Portales Tribune called the village of Dora the “hub of the country” with its 19 businesses, which included a grocery store, caf