Dec. 19 Public Record

The following marriage licenses are compiled from court records from December 11 through Wednesday: • Jesus Jose Marquez Jr., 24, to Marie Carmen Gonzales, 19, both of Muleshoe • Mitchell Eric Sanders, 22, of Hereford to Jessica Sarah Goodall, 16, of Clovis • Christopher J. Shifflett, 34, to Kimberly D. Adams, 36, both of Clovis […]

Dec. 19 Empty Stocking Fund profile

Today’s focus: Ms. T Household members: 6 Children: 4 Special circumstances: “Ms. T” recently lost her home. Her holiday hopes: For her children to have a wonderful Christmas. Clothing needs: Boys pants sizes 4T. Boys shirts sizes 4T. Boys shoe sizes 12. Girls pants sizes 16, 8, and 6. Girls shirts sizes 14-16, 8, and […]

Dec. 19, 2008

HOLLYWOOD – God bless America, and how’s everybody? • Barack Obama was named Time magazine’s Man of the Year Wednesday. He vowed to bring the nation together. There was a time when you could pay $100 a month to avoid Oprah Winfrey but now that she has signed with HBO that’s no longer possible. • […]

Dec. 19 Honors

• The 3rd SOS won the 2008 Air Force Special Operations Command Meritorious Unit Award for the period of Oct. 1, 2007, to Sep. 30, 2008. • The 73rd SOS and the 318th Special Operations Squadron were recently awarded Accident Free Flying Hour Award plates from Air Force Special Operations Command Safety.

Dec. 19 -Dec. 21 Movie Schedule

Friday 7 p.m. — Quantum of Solace, PG-13 Saturday 4 p.m. — Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, PG 7 p.m. — Soul men, R Sunday 4 p.m. — Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, PG 7 p.m. — Quantum of Solace, PG-13 Next week: Dec. 26. 7 p.m. — Twilight, PG-13 Dec. 27 4 p.m. — Bolt, PG […]

Dec. 19 -Dec. 25 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Baked or fried fish Monday: Salisbury steak and baked chicken Tuesday: Chinese cuisine Wednesday: Carved roast beef and roast chicken

Dec. 19 -Dec. 25 What's Happening

Friday Amarillo Gorilla Hockey trip — 3:30 p.m., Depart from Community Center. Cost is $24 a person and includes game ticket. Information: 784-6131.

Dec. 19 Cannon Community

Annual Christmas shopping spree for needy children — 5:30 a.m., Sunday. The Fraternal Order of Eagles are looking for 30-40 volunteers to help underprivileged children shop for Christmas. The group will meet in the back of the Clovis Wal-Mart (near the Subway sandwich shop.) A free breakfast will be provided by the Fraternal Order of […]

Dec. 18 Empty Stocking Fund profile

Today’s focus: Ms. W Household members: 3 Children: 2 Special circumstances: “Ms. W” is a single mother. She is buying her first home and has a limited income. She won’t be able to afford any presents for her children. Her holiday hopes: For her children to have wonderful Christmas. Clothing needs: Boys shirts sizes 8. […]

Dec. 18 Education Calendar

Today • Highland Elementary School, 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., 2nd and 3rd grade Christmas program, Highland Gym • James Bickley Elementary School, book buddy day • Clovis High School Freshman Campus, 9-week assessments

Dec. 18 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: About 3 p.m. Dec. 7 an officer responded to a residence in the 300 block of Plaza Street for a report of criminal damage. A woman said the night before she heard a loud bang in front of her home. She showed […]

Dec. 18, 2008

HOLLYWOOD – God bless America, and how’s everybody? • Los Angeles residents woke up Tuesday to the sight of snow on the Santa Monica mountains. No one can remember L.A. ever being so cold. Carjackers held guns to the heads of their victims and still could only make them move over to the passenger seat. […]

Dec. 17 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: About 1 a.m. Dec. 5 an officer responded to a business in the 1400 block of Norris Street for a report of shoplifting. A clerk said she was stocking shelves in the store when she saw a man load a seven-foot-tall Christmas […]

Dec. 17 Empty Stocking Fund profile

Today’s focus: Mr. J Household members: 3 Children: 2 Special circumstances: “Mr. J” is disabled and is unable to work. He is the sole provider for his family. His holiday hopes: For his children to have a merry Christmas. Clothing needs: Boys shirts size 24 months. Boys pants size 2T. Boys shoes size 8. Girls […]

Dec. 16, 2008 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: At an unspecified time Dec. 3 an officer responded to a business in the 400 block of Pile Street for a fraud report.The officer was told a customer had deposited a check for nearly $4,000 and the check had been returned as […]

Dec. 16, 2008 Empty Stocking Fund

Today’s focus: Ms. C Household members: 2 Children: 1 Special circumstances: “Ms. C” is unemployed and needs help. Her holiday hopes: For her child to have a merry Christmas. Clothing needs: Boys shirt sizes 4. Boys pants sizes 4. Boys shoe sizes 8. Toys list: Elmo or any other toy. The Empty Stocking Fund is […]

Dec. 16, 2008 Business Licenses

The following business licenses were obtained from the city of Clovis in November: • Platinum Mic ProductionsType: MusicOwner: Micheal DicksonLocation: 1312 Main St • Mark’s TagsType: NoveltiesOwner: Mark S. HightowerLocation: 2809 Prince • V’s Sports & MoreType: Sporting goodsOwner: Elena VigilLocation: 400 Hinkle St • AAA Ruther ConstructionType: General ContractorOwner: David RutherLocation: 5217 N. Prince […]

Dec. 16, 2007

HOLLYWOOD – God bless America, and how’s everybody? • President Bush was holding a surprise press conference in Baghdad Sunday when an Iraqi journalist stood up and threw two shoes at him. It’s inexcusable. If they had as much security in Baghdad as they have at an American airport, none of those guys would have […]

Dec. 15, 2008

HOLLYWOOD – God bless America, and how’s everybody? • Wall Street tycoon Bernard Madoff confessed to a scam that stole $50 billion from investors. It was the biggest con in history. He was arraigned in Manhattan court Friday but not before he was presented the key to the City of Chicago. • St. Mark’s Episcopal […]

Dec. 14, 2008

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