The Associated Press
HOBBS, N.M. - The number of finalists for the Hobbs city manager's job is five.
They are former Gallup City Manager Eric Honeyfield; Ruidoso Downs City Manager John Waters; Brownwood, Texas, City Manager Kevin Carruth; Leesburg, Florida, City Manager Ronald Stock; andPort Richey, Florida, City Manager Jerry Calhoun.
The finalists have been selected from 43 applicants vying for the job currently held by Dan Dible.
He plans to retire next April.