Wide receiver Poku earns all-LSC first team honors

CNJ staff PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University junior wide receiver Jesse Poku has been named to the All-Lone Star Conference South Division first team in football. Poku, from Murphy, Texas, caught nearly eight passes per game and led NCAA Division II in receptions and yards per game for much of the season. The Greyhounds […]

Education feature: Clovis students earn all-state choir honors

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CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo Clovis High School senior Ean Guthals was one of 18 Clovis students selected for the 2010 All-state choir. By Liliana Castillo: CNJ staff writer

ENMU Foundation presenting posthumous honors during homecoming

PORTALES—The Eastern New Mexico University Foundation will present awards to a local Portales business, a Volunteer of the Year posthumous award to a former regent, and Philanthropists of the Year award to the family of a late graduate. The awards will be presented during the ENMU Foundation 34th Annual Breakfast in the Campus Union Ballroom […]

June 7 Honors

Brittni D. Jimenez of Clovis and Robert Waters III of Clovis recently graduated from Garden City Community College

April 5, 2009 Honors

Bryant Brad L. Bryant of San Jon, a representative of Modern Woodmen of America, has been named to Modern Woodmen’s 2009 President’s Club.

Bank of Clovis honors area’s top seniors

The 22nd annual Best of the Best Seniors banquet, hosted by Bank of Clovis is 6 p.m. April 13 at the Clovis Civic Center. Cindy Harris with Bank of Clovis said the banquet honors seniors who have maintained a 4.0 grade point average since the 9th grade. “We always honor sports and we wanted to […]

March 29, 2009 Honors

Jose Carlos Ruiz of Melrose received his bachelor of applied arts and science degree in business occupations during Tarleton State University’s summer commencement ceremonies held Aug. 8-9 in Stephenville, Texas.

EEI honors Xcel Energy with ‘Emergency Assistance Award’ for outage restoration help

The Edison Electric Institute today honored Xcel Energy with the association’s “Emergency Assistance Award” for outstanding efforts to assist fellow utilities in restoring electricity during 2008. The award is presented annually to U.S. and foreign-based member companies to recognize outstanding efforts in restoring electric service that has been disrupted by severe weather conditions or other […]

March 1, 2009 Honors

Duke University The following student was named to the dean’s list or the dean’s list with distinction at Duke University for the Fall 2008 semester. This student was among 2,313 students who achieved that honor. • Tyla Megan Fowler of Clovis. Fowler is a senior at Trinity College, majoring in International Comparative Studies, with concentrations […]

A view from under the pew: amos honors washington

By Gary Mitchell: CNJ religion columnist Editor’s note: Amos is a churchmouse, who types by hopping on the computer keyboard, but he can’t operate the capital shift, and he shuns punctuation marks – except dashes and hyphens. amos honors washington willifred the white ratcame by yesterday bossto see if i wanted to travel back in […]

Jan. 25, 2009 Honors

EldridgeNew Mexico Junior College has announced Celsey Eldridgeof Clovis has been named to the dean’s list at the college.

Jan. 18, 2008 Honors

Eastern New Mexico University The following Clovis students were named to the dean’s list at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell, for the fall 2008 semester. • Kevin Harlow • Kenneth Williams To be named to the dean’s list, students must earn a 3.25 or higher grade point average while carrying at least 12 semester hours. The […]

Dec. 28, 2008 Honors

Kansas State University More than 5,000 Kansas State University students have been awarded academic scholarships for the 2008-2009 school year. In all, students received nearly $14.8 million in scholarships. Kansas State students receiving scholarships totaling more than $1,000 include: Clovis: Cory Alexander Young, M.A. Durland Scholarship and Engineering Scholarship and Honors Scholarship Portales: Caroline Anne […]

Sunland wins marketing award

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Freedom New Mexico: Argen Duncan Sunland Inc. employee Carmen Manquero watches jars being filled with peanut butter at the plant Tuesday. Sunland is New Mexico’s 2008 Agriculture Marketer. By Argen Duncan: Freedom New Mexico Working for peanuts has earned a Portales company top honors. Peanut processor Sunland Inc. is the New Mexico Department of Agriculture’s […]

12/7 Honors

Pintoris Art League Artist for the month Ruben Armenta is this month’s Pintoris Art League Artist for the month. The Clovis-Carver Public Library has 19 of Armenta’s works on exhibit. Armenta is a retired Air Force graphic artist and

Oct. 5, 2008 Honors

RuizJose Carlos Ruiz, of Melrose, received his bachelor of applied arts and science degree in business occupations during Tarleton State University’s summer commencement ceremonies held Aug. 8-9 in Stephenville, Texas. JimenezBrittni Jimenez, of Clovis, was named to the Dean’s Honor Roll at Garden City Community College in Garden City, Kan. To be eligible for the […]

Sept. 7, 2008 Honors

The National Honor Roll has released names of area students qualified for induction into its honor roll. The honor roll recognizes high achieving high school and middle school students. Those inducted into the hall of fame are eligible to compete for academic funds. Clovis: Kevin Kendall, Dharshyani Kesava and Margie Walker. House: Kris Foust. Muleshoe: […]

Aug. 10, 2008 Honors

Clovis Community College The following students graduated from Clovis Community College this summer. Associate’s degree of applied science: Jessica Daneille Teston, Priscilla Ann Sepulveda-Murray, Jennifer Marie Atchley, Carmen L. Acosta, Cassie Renee Alderson, Shelli Marie Beevers, Cami Marie Burney, Christine Marie Coyle, Vicki Ann Duarte, Tasha Renee Harvey, Kari Sue Hunt, Lisa Marie Mackey, Christopher […]

Wayland Baptist University honors Farwell student

Aug. 3, 2008 Honors

The following students from Clovis graduated in the 2008 spring and summer semesters: Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell • Beau D. Herman, program certificate, special topics • Lisa D. Johnson, associate of science, occupational therapy assistant • Jennifer J. Kimberly, occupational therapy assistant University of Wyoming • Daniel Klaas Alderse Baes, bachelor of science degree University […]