Maize, Arthur

Arthur Maize Services: Have been held. Mr. Arthur Maize, 74, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on July 24, 1930, in Torrance County, to Robert Van and Sadie Maize. In 1950 he graduated from Clovis High School. He married Shirley Thomas on Nov. 1, […]

Man began 15 papers in New Mexico towns

By Don McAlavy: Local columnist Most old-timers and historians know about Arthur Curren being the father of Clovis newspapers in 1907. Not many know that Arthur’s father, James Edward Curren, established 15 newspapers in the territory of New Mexico, as well as others in Colorado and Texas. Jim Curren was a man of quick wit, […]

Murrell, Arthur

Arthur Murrell Services:Have been held. Arthur Scott Murrell, 78, formerly of Las Cruces, died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2004, at the home of his sister in Clovis. He was born on June 19, 1926, in Belen, to Mary Davis “Mayme” and Joe T. Murrell. He moved to Clovis in 1928 with his family and graduated from […]

Blevins, Arthur E.

Arthur E. Blevins Services:Have been held. Mr. Arthur E. Blevins, 89, of Clovis, died Tuesday, July 13, 2004, at Laurel Ridge Healthcare in Clovis. He was born on Jan. 29, 1915, in Omaha, Ark., to Edgar and Maggie Rabers Blevins. He married Louise M. Anderson on Sept. 8, 1951 in Wichita, Kan. He retired from […]

Clark, Arthur

Arthur Clark Services: Have been held. Arthur H. Clark, 89, of Portales died Thursday, March 25, 2004, at his home. He was born Sept. 15, 1914, in Clarksville, Ark., to Mary and Jesse A. Clark. He lived in Clarksville until late 1949, when he and his wife moved their family to Portales during Christmas. He […]

Births 2/8

Rowland Clay and Stacey Rowland of Portales are the parents of an 8-pound, 12.5-ounce boy born on Jan. 22, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. Clayton Cole Rowland has two brothers, Zach, 7, and Dakota, 8. His grandparents are Bobby and Nelda Cole of Portales and Arthur and Betty Rowland of Floyd. His […]

Morris, Arthur C. “Art”

Services: Have been held. Arthur C. “Art” Morris, 83, of Clovis, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center. He was born on June 21, 1920, in Larkinsville, Ala., to Mabel and Arthur Morris, Sr. He grew up in Larkinsville, surrounded by grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins. He moved to Clovis in 1936 […]

Littlejohn, Arthur

Arthur Littlejohn Services: Have been held. Mr. Arthur Littlejohn, 81, of Portales, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003, at Heartland Continuing Care Center in Portales. He was born on Dec. 11, 1921, on the family farm 12 miles south of Portales, to Virgie and Jimmy Littlejohn. He grew up on the family farm and attended school […]

Melrose trio runs wild

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Rick White MELROSE — Taking lessons from last week’s loss to top-ranked Tatum, Melrose coach Dickie Roybal scrapped his run-based offense in favor of a more wide-open attack this week in practice. The Melrose Buffaloes proved to be quick learners, schooling Lake Arthur in the art of fastbreak football. Spreading the formation from sideline to […]