No one hurt in Sunday fire

Nobody was hurt in a home fire northwest of Clovis early Sunday morning. According to Clovis Fire Department Capt. Allan Silvers: Fire crews were paged at 1:13 a.m. Sunday regarding a fire at 1051 County Road O, and arrived seven minutes later. Crews spent about 40 to 45 minutes fighting the blaze. The fire crew […]

Police blotter – May 1

Here is a sampling of police, sheriff and fire calls for: Friday 6:55 a.m.: Caller reported mother fell and cannot get to the door, 100 block of Waneta Circle. 10:41 a.m.: Caller reported someone tried to stab his wife then fled on foot, 800 block of Axtell Street. 1:03 p.m.: Caller reported a baby possibly […]

Area seniors honored at 4.0 banquet

CNJ staff photo: Kevin Wilson Clovis High senior Kyle Miller accepts a certificate and gift from Bank of Clovis President Randy Harris on Monday at the Clovis Civic Center. Miller was one of 34 Curry County high school seniors honored at the annual banquet for keeping a 4.0 grade point average or better since freshman […]

Saturday area prep baseball linescores – April 28

Non-district Floyd 12, Dora 1 Floyd 510 222 —12 7 0 Dora 001 000 — 1 1 3 Caleb Martin, Reyes Chavez (6) and Wyatt Chandler; Colton Gruis, Jesus Villegas-Villanueva (6) and Samuel McConnell. W — Martin. L — Gruis. Top hitters — Floyd: Jose Torres 2-4, RBI, 2 runs; Chavez 1-3, RBI, 2 runs. […]

Lady Cats take Ross Black title

LOVINGTON — Clovis High's track teams tuned up for District 4-5A competition this week at Hobbs by nearly sweeping the Ross Black Relays on Friday. The Lady Wildcats cruised to the girls team title with 127 1/2 points to 102 for Hobbs in the seven-school competition. Meantime, Artesia finished with 103 1/2 points to 102 […]

Curry County Cats defeat Alamogordo

ALAMOGORDO — The Curry County Cats pitched a second-half shutout Saturday, turning a close contest into a 27-12 victory over the Alamogordo Desert Dawgs. The Cats (7-2) clinched a playoff berth with the win, and are in the driver's seat to win the Rio Puerto Division of the New Mexico Premier League. Curry County can […]

District 3-1A track results - April 29

Saturday at Fort Sumner Boys Team standings: 1. Fort Sumner 184; 2. Dora 74; 3. Melrose 49; 4. Floyd 32; 5. Elida 0. High point individual: (tie) Kolter West, Fort Sumner and L.T. Sursa, Fort Sumner 24. Field events CMI correspondent photo: Scot Stinnett Colton Draper of Melrose, first in the boys pole vault by […]

Defense shines for ENMU at annual Green and Silver scrimmage

BLACKWATER DRAW — Safety Jayson Serda pointed out that the Eastern New Mexico University's No. 1 defense got the better of the team's No. 1 offense during spring drills, including during Saturday's 21-0 victory for the Green (primarily the No. 2 offense and No. 1 defense) in ENMU's annual Green and Silver clash at Greyhound […]

Hounds’ bid for sweep falls short

CANYON, Texas — When Luis Quinones and Brooke Brooks started the second game of Saturday's Lone Star Conference baseball doubleheader with triples, it looked like it just might be Eastern New Mexico University's day. ENMU had already taken the first game of the twin bill from West Texas A&M, rallying for seven runs in the […]

Honors - April 29

Johnston Johnston Plains Regional Medical Center Auxiliary recognized Paula Johnston as auxilian of the month for March. Johnston joined the auxiliary in August 2000. She is currently serving as president and is the librarian coordinator, volunteers in the gift shop and at the information desk. Melton Melton Plains Regional Medical Center Auxiliary recognized Joy Melton […]