Curry County Cats pull away in second half

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CNJ staff photo: Kevin Wilson Las Cruces defensive back Leslie Adams lifts Curry County Cats running back Raymond Chisum on his tackle in the second quarter of Saturday’s New Mexico Premier League game at Leon Williams Stadium. By Dave Wagner: Freedom New Mexico Josh Bryan thought he’d had enough of football when he went to […]

Engagements — Oct. 10

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Verespie-Truelock Liz Verespie and Bryan Truelock of Myrtle Beach, S.C. will be married Oct. 16, 2010, at Benham’s Grove in Centerville, Ohio. The bride-elect is the daughter of Richard and Cathy Stoffer of Wilmington, Ohio. The prospective groom is the son of Terry and Cathy Truelock of Portales. He is the grandson of Al Bettina […]

Congress oversees too many issues

By Tibor Machan: Freedom New Mexico columnist I wrote a column for the Chicago Tribune in 1992 that is even more pertinent now, with the recent publication of George Mason University economist professor Bryan Caplan’s book, “The Myth of the Rational Voter.” Here is the gist of my column, only slightly edited: From various celebrities […]

Gist, Jr., Everett H.

Everett H. Gist, Jr. Services: Have been held. Everett H. Gist, Jr., 77, of Dalhart, Texas, died Sunday, May 8, 2005. He was born on Feb. 11, 1928, in Sulfer, Okla. to Everett Horace Sr. and Myrtle Bee (Higgs) Gist. He was raised in Texhoma, Okla., and attended school on the Texas side and Oklahoma […]

Abilene Christian outslugs Zias

Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — If you have to score runs in bunches to win, second-year Abilene Christian softball coach Chantiel Wilson figures she has the team to do it. Led by slugging first baseman Katie Bryan, the Wildcats banged out seven home runs and 33 hits in posting a 14-8, 11-7 Lone Star Conference South […]

Forrer, Henry

Henry Forrer Services: Have been held. Mr. Henry Forrer, 72, of Lubbock, formerly of Dora, died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at Bender Terrace Nursing Home in Lubbock. He was born on Dec. 19, 1931, in Bryan, Texas, to Dollie and Jeff Forrer. He grew up in the Bryan area. He came to eastern New Mexico […]

ACU sweeps doubleheader from Zias

CNJ STAFF ABILENE, Texas — Eastern New Mexico University’s woes continued on Sunday as the Zias were swept by Abilene Christian 6-2 and 7-0 in Lone Star Conference South Division softball. Allison Crouse (3-3) pitched both ends of the twin bill for the Wildcats (13-23, 4-6 South). She allowed just 13 hits all day — […]

Bryan, Marcos Jr.

MARCOS BRYAN JR. Services: Have been held. Marcos Bryan Jr., infant, of Bovina, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2003, at his home. He was born on July 25, 2003, in Clovis, to Marcos Bryan and Veronica DeLaRosa. He is survived by his parents; a half brother, Isaac Bryan of Clovis; a half sister, Jessica Bryan of […]

von Colln, Amanda

Amanda von Colln Services: Have been held. Mrs. Amanda von Colln, 98, of Clovis, died Thursday, July 17, 2003, in Clovis. She was born July 26, 1904 in Brake, Germany, to Heinrich and Martha Ihmels. She arrived in America in October of 1928. She married Gerhard von Colln on Nov. 29, 1929, in Sterling, Ill. […]