Anniversaries 2/29 – Romero, Sandoval

Romero Eddie and Darlene Romero of Clovis celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Feb. 24, 2004, with a family celebration. The couple was married on Feb. 24, 1979, in Clovis. They have three children and five grandchildren. He is employed with Nick Griego Construction. She is a housewife. Sandoval Lucio and Mary Ann Sandoval of […]

Engagements 2/29 – Blasingame-Mizell, Fluellen-Dean, Brown-Sheets

Blasingame-Mizell Robert Blasingame of Greenwood, Ark., and Nancy and Roy Brown of Newport, Ore., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kelly Blasingame of Greenwood to Bill Mizell of Greenwood, son of Randy and Melinda Mizell of Greenwood. The couple will exchange vows at 2 p.m. (CDT) on March 20, 2004, at the […]

Weddings 2/29 – Black, Lopez

Black Micah Lebeth Grau and Eric Stanley Black, both of Lubbock, were joined in marriage on Jan. 2, 2004, at Central Baptist Church in Clovis. The Rev. Paul Burwash and the Rev. Rody Chesser performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Wesley and Elnabeth Grau of Grady. She is the granddaughter of George […]

Organizations 2/29

Pleasant Hill Womens Club The Pleasant Hill Womens Club met on Feb. 19, 2004, at the Pleasant Hill Fire Department with 11 members and one guest present. The guest was Tammy Willard who gave us some tips on how to organize our home starting with our hearts and our relationship to God. Alice Pierce, president, […]

Reunions 2/29 – USS Maddox Destroyer Association

USS Maddox Destroyer Association Reunion The USS Maddox Destroyer Association Reunion is scheduled for Aug. 25-29 in Kansas City, Mo. For more information contact Cliff Gillespie, 215 Wichita Ave., #605, Huntington Beach, CA 92648, (714) 960-5283, email cwgilles45@aol.com

Births 2/29 – Borjas

Borjas Jose and Jodi Borjas of Clovis, are the parents of a 7-pound, 3-ounce girl, Kaydynce Rose Borjas, born on Feb. 7, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. Her grandparents are Jose G. Borjas, Diane Borjas and Joe Wilson. Her great-grandparents are Richard Gross and Rose Gross.

It takes passion to gamble on a make-or-break film

By Tom DiFrancesca III The death of passion, or so it appears; mediocrity seems to be overtaking society. Now, when someone does something with passion that is intended for the positive, he’s criticized, insulted, and slandered. It seems like most folks these days aren’t passionate about anything — not even their work, and that used […]

Garden benefits the soul

By Clyde Davis Some of the ways we celebrate life are so natural we don’t even think about them. No fancy tools, no expensive ingredients, no high-tech equipment. Take the garden that you intend to reconstruct this spring (Well, OK, that I intend to reconstruct). It combines art form, outdoor exercise, and a commitment to […]

Senior Happenings 2/29

La Casa De Buena Salud 1120 Cameo Monday: 9:30 a.m. — Blood pressure checks; 10 a.m. — HIBAC. Tuesday: 10:30 a.m. — Indoor exercise; 12:30 p.m. — Income tax preparation. Wednesday: 10 a.m. — Blood sugar checks; 1 p.m. — Bingo; 1:30 p.m. — Blood pressure checks. Thursday: 10:30 a.m. — Gift walk; noon — […]

School Menus 2/29

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Waffles, juice, milk. Lunch — Corn dog, green beans, peaches, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Bagel with cream cheese, juice, milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes and gravy, roll, orange smiles, milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, juice, milk. Lunch — Burrito, salsa, corn, lettuce, pears, milk. Thursday: Breakfast — […]