What’s happening – June 2

Today Our Lady of Guadalupe Church Fiesta — 9 a.m. Fiesta Mass, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 108 N. Davis St., Clovis. Fiesta activities: Games, food booths, music entertainment, winner of car show, arts and crafts . Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Clovis. Free admission. Information: 763-4445. Our Lady of Guadalupe Church Fiesta Bingo & Raffle — […]

Police blotter – June 2

Here is a sampling of police, sheriff and fire calls for: Thursday Caller reported: 12:39 a.m.: Prowlers in progress, 1100 block of Cameo Street. 3:24 a.m.: Domestic in progress, 700 block of east 13th Street. 4:26 a.m.: Domestic in progress, 600 block of Sheldon Street. 5:23 a.m.: Unconsciousness, 1300 block of Concord Road. 9:50 a.m.: […]

Drought’s impact runs deeper than just soil

"This is dust storm country. It is the saddest land I've ever seen." Washington Daily News reporter and columnist Ernie Pyle wrote those words in 1936 after a trip across the drought-ravaged Midwest. They could sum up where we're at in eastern New Mexico in 2013. I knew things were not good on our land […]