April 8, 1987

Business owners along South Prince were concerned about plans to build a railroad overpass to Brady Avenue. Officials said vehicles could be rerouted up to two years during construction Increased traffic and frequent flooding at the underpass were among reasons for the proposed change. … Chester and Edna Fitz praised Clovis firefighters in a letter to the editor of the Clovis News-Journal. The Fitz’s were thankful a fire in their storage shed was extinguished in three minutes. … Longtime civic leader Max Meadors died at age 83. … Fred Bassett and Funky Winkerbean were among popular comic strips of the day.