County civil suit case declared mistrial

By Robin Fornoff rfornoff@cnjonline.com The only jail lawsuit Curry County hasn’t settled out of court in at least the last six years ended Friday with a deadlocked jury and District Judge David Reeb declaring a mistrial. Jurors who spent almost nine noisy hours deliberating notified Reeb just before 1 p.m. that they couldn’t reach a […]

Donald Lacey funeral services clarification

Funeral services for Donald Lacey, 86, of Portales, are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. (CDT) Saturday at Lake Ridge Chapel and Memorial Designers in Lubbock. Graveside services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Portales Cemetery. Family and friends are also gathering at 6 (CDT) tonight at Lake Ridge Chapel and Memorial Designers in Lubbock for fellowship and […]

Wildcats face stingy Cibola in Class 5A state tournament opener

CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks
Clovis High senior midfielder Adam Wagener heads a ball to a teammate during a District 4-5A match against Carlsbad last month at Leon Williams Stadium.

CNJ STAFF Clovis High boys soccer coach Greg Trujillo would love to see his team get out of the first round of the Class 5A state tournament. For the fourth year in a row, Trujillo will lead the Wildcats into the opening round when they face fifth-seeded Cibola (14-4) at 6 p.m. today at the […]