Casey Anthony trial – timeline

Casey Anthony not guilty

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Casey Anthony was found not guilty Tuesday of killing her 2-year-old daughter in a case that captivated the nation as it played out on national television from the moment the toddler was reported missing three years ago. Anthony, 25, wept as the judge read the verdict, which jurors reached after less […]

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Quilt Guild The Llano Estacado Quilt Guilt met Nov. 20 at Trinity Lutheran Church with 22 members attending. President Amy Armenta welcomed three guests: Ann Hall of Tucumcari, June Rielly of Portales and Casey “Kay” McGee of Claude, Texas. Kay became new vice president/parliamentarian of the club. Jeanette Biddle gave the secretary’s report and Leigh […]

Group plans mission trip to Asia

By Janet Bresenham: Freedom New Mexico Sasha Parker and Casey O’Connor know their mission trip this month to China and Vietnam will be life-changing. The Eastern New Mexico University freshmen, both 19, said they also expect the experience to increase their faith and deepen their relationships with God. “I know God’s going to change me […]

11-8 The art of the matter

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By Casey Peacock: PNT Staff Writer Elvira Tisthammer is the art teacher at James Elementary School. “I’ve always liked art and I was just lucky to get this art position. I’m very fortunate.” Q. Who is your favorite artist? A. Georgia O’Keefe Q. What is your favorite book? A. I like anything by Pearl S […]

Sept. 7 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from Aug. 30 through Wednesday: Donald Raymond Scoville, 53, to Julia Charmayne Hood, 48, both of Lubbock Arnoldo Chaparro, 26, to Anilu Rascon, 25, both of Clovis Antonio Corral, 29, to Chloe Terri Goode, 26, both of Clovis Guillermo Mendoza, 46, to Elva Baltazar Lujan, 50, […]

American 9-10s hold off Roosevelt

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Freedom Newspapers: Karl Terry Roosevelt County pitcher Caleb Burciaga puts the tag on Clovis American’s Kurt Kelley, who was trying to score on a short passed ball, during Friday’s opening-round game of the District 3 Little League 9-10 division at Rotary Park in Portales. By Karl Terry: Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — After jumping out to […]

Divinity found in ordinary spaces

By Clyde Davis: Local Columnist Contemporary iconography might well describe the paintings of Mary Ann Casey, whose work constitutes one-half of the art being shown in the Fort Sumner art exhibit “Sacred Spaces.” Her exhibit partner, Melinda Joy Russ, takes that theme in a different but complementary direction, with photographs focused on details that bring […]

Violence makes Iraq milestones tough

A small hopeful sign emerged in Iraq last week. While it came amid increasing violence in the capital city of Baghdad, it is still worth noting. The still-emerging Iraqi government on Thursday was given full control of Muthanna, in the southern portion of the country, one of Iraq’s 18 recognized provinces. Iraqi prime minister Nouri […]

Zia strikes final blow against Roosevelt

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Jeramiah Beaman of Clovis Zia slides safely past Roosevelt County catcher Jarret Faust during Saturday’s 9-10-year-old Little League All-Star game in Portales. (Staff photo: Tony Bullocks) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer PORTALES — First, the Roosevelt County All-Stars had the game in hand. Then, it was Clovis Zia. Then Roosevelt County. Zia struck the […]

Crawford, Marie

Marie Crawford Services: Have been held. Mrs. Marie Crawford, 64, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2005, at her home. She was born on July 20, 1941, in Ennis, Texas, to Audie and Mildred Palmer. She was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors include her husband, Tommy Crawford of Clovis; two sons, Danny Palmer […]

7/29 Public Record

Compiled from court records through July 27: Marriage License • Johnny Leo Patubo, 25, to Julie Marie Urban, 19, both of Clovis. • Casey Lee Townsend, 28, to Stephanie Ann Tolle, 26 both of Clovis. • Hugh Edward Robinson II 22, to Geraldine Galendenz, 26, both of Clovis. • Randy Keith Roberts, 53, to Cindy […]

Hampton, Lloyd Ray

Lloyd Ray Hampton Services: Have been held. Lloyd Ray Hampton, 59, of Tucumcari, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2005, at his home. He was born on May 28, 1946, in Clovis, to Gus and Lillis Hampton. He was a Vietnam veteran. He worked for the Union Pacific Railroad and owned his own truck for hauling cattle. […]

Jones, Casey

Casey Jones Services: Have been held. Casey Jones, 92, of Clovis, died Friday, Jan. 7, 2005, at Mescalero Care Center. He was born on Oct. 8, 1912, in Vanoss, Okla. He moved to Clovis in 1960. He was a retired assistant fire chief at Cannon Air Force and also retired from Oklahoma City Fire Department. […]

Board, Jess

Jess Board Services: Have been held. Jess Board, 62, Cleveland, Texas, died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2004. He was born June 21, 1941, in Clovis. He attended ENMU, then was a carpenter and cowboy. He served in the U.S. Navy. Survivors include his mother, Enola Echols; two daughters, Kari and Casey; a granddaughter, Joise of Cleveland, […]

Kennedy, Casey

Casey Kennedy Services: Have been held. Mr. Casey “Cal” Kennedy, 46, died Friday, June 20, 2003, at his home in Portales. He was born on Dec. 16, 1956, in Portales to Dell and Nolan Luce. He attended the Portales Public Schools. He was raised in the Arch community by his grandparents, H.B. and Ina Mae […]