Bordayo, Ivan

Ivan Bordayo, 11, of Portales died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at Roosevelt General Hospital as the result of a riding accident. He was born June 3, 1994, in Seminole, Texas to Maribel and Giermo Bordayo. The family moved to Portales several years ago. He attended the Portales Public Schools and was a student at Lindsey […]

Getting their kicks


Michael Hernandez, left, of America battles Andrew Schaap of CFC on June 26 at the soccer fields at Norris and 14th streets in Clovis. (Staff photo: John Eisel) By John Eisel: CNJ sports writer Like most Sundays in the spring and summer, men galloped about the sun-bathed jade grass June 26 at the soccer fields […]

Dual Language Program promotes proficiency in both Spanish and English


La Casita second grader Sigrid Viera reads from her text book during science class Tuesday at La Casita Elementary School in Clovis. Ten years ago it would be hard to find a student speaking Spanish in the classroom. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer Upon first glance, the colorful ink […]