Proposal an invitation to voter fraud

Freedom New Mexico More dead people could be voting if U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has his way. Speaking last week at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas, Holder decried new laws in South Carolina and Texas that require voters to present a state-issued ID at the polls. He said the Justice […]

Our people: Record holder

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Courtesy photo Williams as the Exalted Ruler of the Clovis and Portales Elks Lodge in 1991. Curry County Assessor Randy Williams has been employed by Curry County for 31 years, which turns out to be a record. He’s retiring Jan. 1. Williams is also a second generation assessor. His mother Alyce Pat Williams Littlejohn served […]

Editorial: Science, not politics, should guide drug laws

Attorney General Eric Holder has announced the federal government will effectively end the Bush administration’s policy of raiding medical marijuana distributors who are operating legally under state law. The decision is welcome and long-overdue news and in line with promises President Barack Obama made repeatedly along the campaign trail. Of course, this simple statement will […]

Teens, cell phones make for moral story

By Helena Rodriguez: Local Columnist You’ve heard of the book “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie?” It’s a cute children’s story that illustrates what happens when you show a little kindness to the wrong kinds of creatures — like mice … or teenagers. In the story, the mouse becomes more demanding, asking for a […]

Holder, Pansy

Pansy Holder Services: Have been held. Pansy Holder, 93, of Prescott Valley, Ariz., died Sunday, Oct. 10, 2004, at Prescott Valley Samaritan Center. She was born on June 5, 1911, in Pattonville, Texas, to Mason and Emma Miller. She married Doc F. Holder in November of 1932. The couple moved to Clovis in 1947. She […]

Been, Myron O.

Myron O. Been Services: Have been held. Mr. Myron O. “Bill” Been, 86, died Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on Dec. 1, 1917, in St. Louis, to Millie and Clarence R. Been. He married Helen Neidert on Nov. 9, 1938, in Perryville, Mo. They moved to […]

Noack, Joyce J.

Joyce J. Noack Services: Have been held. Joyce J. Noack, 71, of Clovis, died Friday, June 25, 2004, in Sherman, Texas. She was born on Feb. 3, 1933, in Denison, Texas, to Walter and Gladys Turpin Holder. She married Asa Noack on April 8, 1951, in Colbert, Okla. They moved to Clovis. She traveled many […]