Gunshot victim arrested for earlier exchange of gunfire

CNJ staff The victim of a gunshot wound was arrested Wednesday night upon his release from the hospital for his role in an exchange of gunfire on a city street a day earlier, according to District Attorney Matt Chandler. Police believe Benardo Rodriguez, 36, of Clovis was standing in a driveway in the vicinity of […]

4/30 Engagements

Pitts/Jesko John and Sally Pitts of League City, Texas, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Karen Pitts, of League City to Jason Jesko of Webster, Texas. He is the son of Larry Jesko and Dixie Jesko of Lazbuddie, Texas. The couple will exchange vows at 6:30 p.m. on July 1at St. Mary […]

4/23 Engagements

Bizzell/Kuruvilla Brock Bizzell and Bincy Kuruvilla of Dallas announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The couple will exchange vows during a private ceremony June 16 at the wedding pavilion of Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. A reception will follow in the Epcot Living Seas Salon. The bride-elect and prospective groom are […]

4/16 Engagements

Maggio/Moulder Bill and Becky Ingram and Don and Jannette Maggio, all of Clovis, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Angela Maggio, to Miles Moulder, both of Clovis. He is the son of Cindy Russell of Amarillo. The couple will exchange vows May 27 at First United Methodist Church. The bride-elect is a […]

High gas prices helped avoid shortages

By Walter Williams: Syndicated Columnist With all the recent hype and demagoguery about gasoline price-gouging, maybe it’s time to talk about the basics of exchange. First, what is exchange? Exchange occurs when an owner transfers property rights or title to that which is his. Here’s the essence of what transpires when I purchase a gallon […]

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 […]

7/23 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, […]

6/12 Engagements

Sharpe/McGee Grant McGee and Gail Sharpe, both of Clovis, announce their approaching marriage. The couple will exchange vows on the Summer Solstice at St. George Island in Apalachicola, Fla. The reception will be announced at a later date. Furrow/Williams Zella and Raymond Furrow of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Mollie […]

4/27 Letters to the editor

Downtown could use more trash cans Imagine a hot August afternoon. A young couple has just left one of our stores on Main Street. Upon entering the car, it becomes obvious their infant has, uh, downloaded into his software! The odor is the kind that will test even a mother’s love. Then Mom and Dad […]

Q&A: Clovis student enjoys diversity in Denmark

Evan Buzzard, 17, of Clovis is attending school in Demark as part of the foreign exchange student program. He is the son of Todd and Janet Buzzard of Clovis. Buzzard responded by e-mail to the following questions. Q What are you learning from being in the exchange program and from host families? A I have […]