Portales man accused of embezzling

By Tony Parra: Freedom Newspapers A Portales man employed by an armored-car service is accused of embezzling at least $240,000 from his employer, police said. Scott Kirby, 22, turned himself in on Monday and was arrested, according to court documents. Kirby was employed by Respond Inc., an ATM and armored-car service company that services businesses […]

3/5 Engagement

Hill/Wright Arnold Freeman and Jeanette Winfrey of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, DeeDee Hill of Clovis to Joe Wright of Clovis, son of John and Bonnie Wright of Clovis. The couple will exchange vows April 22 at 6 p.m. at Faith Christian Family Church. The reception will be at Chaparral […]

2/12 Engagements

Lindsey/Ogilvie Connie Lindsey of Grady and Tim Ogilvie of Clovis announce their engagement The bride-elect is employed at Clovis Medical Associates. The prospective groom is employed at BNSF Railway. The couple will exchange vows at 8 pm on Feb. 18 at University Baptist Church in Portales. The reception is open to friends and relatives. Bender/Martin […]

12/27 Business Digest

Graduate employed by Capital Farm Sarah R. Cortese, a 2005 graduate of Texas Christian University, is now employed by Capital Farm Credit in its Mason and Kerrville, Texas, offices, according to a company news release. She is the daughter of Buddy and Mary Ann Cortese of Fort Sumner.

12/25 Engagements

Cortez/Sizemore Valentin Cortez of Clovis and Enriqueta Cortez of Roswell announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their son Valentin Cortez II to Carmen Elena Sizemore of Marietta, Ga. The bride is the daughter of Elia Lopez. The couple will exchange vows at sunset on Feb. 10 on a private beach in Los Cabos, Mexico. […]

12/18 Engagements

Garcia/Taylor The late Charles R. Bell of New York and Shirley M. Carroll of Glendale, Ariz., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Sharon J. Taylor of Clovis, to Gilbert P. Garcia, also of Clovis. He is the son of the late Marcelino and the late Mary C. Garcia of Clovis. The couple […]

Wedding: Ollerman/Campbell

CNJ Staff Nicole Ollerman and Tom Campbell, both of Clovis, were married Nov. 26, 2005, at Anthem, Ariz. The bride is the daughter of Barbara Pitney and Fred Ollerman. The bridegroom is the son of Jan Johnston and Thomas Campbell. Maid of honor was Rachelle Swanner and best man was Roy Campbell. Flower girl was […]

Davis, Arlan

Arlan Lamar Davis, 52, died Sept. 23, 2005, in Mesa, Ariz. He was born Oct. 26, 1952 in Clovis to Stella Woodburn and J. Willard Davis. He was a self-employed general contractor. He farmed in the Grier Community, sold insurance, and was employed by Clovis Sign Co. before moving to Arizona. He was preceded in […]

Weddings (11-20)

Rogers/McGriff Vanessa Latrice Rogers of Warner Robins, Ga., and Derrick Lewis McGriff of Hawkinsville, Ga., were married Oct. 15, 2005, at Greater Works Than These Ministries in Brunswick, Ga. Elder Pernell Smith, Sr., cousin of the bride, performed the wedding ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Larry and Patricia Rogers of Brunswick, Ga., formerly […]

Engagements: Dickerman-Bright (11/13 week)

Scott and Bett Dickerman of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Dustie Dickerman, to Seth Bright, son of Gary and Gennifer Bright of Melrose. The couple will exchange vows at 3 p.m. on Dec. 17, 2005, at the First Baptist Church in Melrose. Reception will follow the ceremony. The bride-elect is […]

Oct. 16 Honors, Births, Weddings, Engagements, Birthdays

Honors A poem by Stephanie Turner, a tenth-grader at Clovis High School, was published in Young Poets, the 2005 poetry edition. Stephanie is the daughter of Steve and Sandy turner of Clovis and the granddaughter of Caleb and Donna Chandler. Weddings Jennifer Stovall and Cole Bartlett, both of Clovis, were joined in marriage on Sept. […]

Oct. 2 Weddings, Anniversaries, Club Notes, Engagements, and Artist of the Month

Weddings Gonzales/Jablonski Sabrina Gonzales of Clovis and David Jablonski of Baltimore, Md., were joined in marriage Sept. 8, 2005, at Kapalua Bay in Maui, Hawaii. The Rev. Roland Mono performed the Hawaiian religious sunset ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Reyes and Clara Gonzales of Clovis. She is the granddaughter of Acencion and Eufeia […]

Sept. 25 Anniversaries, Weddings, Engagements, Club Notes, Births

Weddings Moore Joanna O’Neal of Farmington and Clinton Moore of Clovis were joined in marriage Aug. 13, 2005, in Las Cruces. David Englehart performed the double ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Joseph and Kay O’Neal of Farmington. She is the granddaughter of Kenneth and Helen O’Neal of Hartville, Ohio. The bridegroom is […]

9-18 Weddings, Anniversaries, Honors, Club Notes, Births, How to Help, Engagements

Weddings Taylor Kristi Ray Mick of Clovis and Brian Andrew Taylor of Clovis were joined in marriage Aug. 10, 2005. Judge Vicky Kelly performed the marriage ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Doy Mick of Clovis. She is the granddaughter of Ray and Oreda Gauntt of Clovis and Ted and the late […]

Anniversaries, birthdays, engagements, weddings, births and honors

Engagements McDonald/Moreno Kristie McDonald and Rick Moreno, both of Clovis, announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The groom is the son of Pat Moreno, of Clovis and Rick Moreno of California. The couple will exchange vows at 3 p.m. on Oct. 8, 2005, at the Sunken Gardens. The reception will follow the ceremony. The bride-elect […]

8-28 Lifestyles

Engagements Collins/Rollins David and Becky Collins of Friona, Texas, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Sara Katherine Collins, of Amarillo, to Jonathan Rollins, of Amarillo, son of Dale and Carolyn Rollins of Amarillo. The couple will exchange vows at 7 p.m. (CDT) Sept. 30, 2005, at First Presbyterian Church in Amarillo. The […]

8/14 Engagements, Club Notes

House/Johnson Sandi House of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of her daughter, Michele Leigh House of Hobbs, to Gary Michael Johnson, of Hobbs, son of James and Mary Gallegos of Clovis. The couple will exchange vows at 5 p.m. on Sept. 10, 2005, at the Sunken Gardens in Hillcrest Park. The reception will […]

7/30 Anniversaries, Weddings, Engagements

Senior Calendar Baxter-Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory St. Monday: 9 a.m. — Exercise; 5 p.m. — Social night. Tuesday: 8 a.m. — Quilting; 10 a.m. — Art class; 5 p.m. — Kitchen Band; 7 p.m. — Jam session. Wednesday: 9 a.m. Exercise; 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. — Bake Sale; 1 p.m. — Crafts. Thursday: […]

7/23 Births, Engagements, Weddings, Anniversary, Honors

Anniversary Graham Bobby and Patsy Graham of Clovis will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. on July 30, 2005, at the Master’s Centre in Clovis. The celebration will be hosted by their children, Connie and Dwain Gee, and Charla and David Bishop. The couple was married on July 31, 1955, […]

Lifestyles 7-15

Engagement Henson/Klose Robert and Bonnie Henson of Otto, N.C., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Alice E. Henson of Clovis to Michael A. Klose of Clovis, son of Carol Marie of Denison, Texas. The couple will exchange vows Aug. 13, 2005, at The Surrey House in McKinney, Texas. The reception will be […]