Irrigation water released

News from Arch Hurley Conservancy District near Tucumcari: The irrigation water will flow today.

June 24, 1922

Hundreds were in Clovis for the first Plateau Singing Convention. Events took place at the high school auditorium and the Lyceum theater. John F. Taylor was elected the group’s president. … A Clovis man was arrested after officials found several sacks of flour and sides of bacon in the attic of his West Grand Avenue […]

Rain replenishing Conchas Lake

By Chelle Delaney: Freedom Newspapers Fueled by monsoon rains, the water level at Conchas Lake is the highest it’s been in at least five years, according to officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. With higher water levels, more water will be available to irrigate farm and ranch operations south of the dam as […]

Hurley, Clodie

Clodie Armstrong Hurley, 87, died on Tuesday, March 7, 2006, in Albuquerque. She was born March 12, 1918, in Wayne, Okla. She and her family came to Clovis when she was 13. A Clovis High School graduate, she lived in Clovis for 65 years and was a life-long member of First Baptist Church. Family members […]

Hurley Mitchell, Elizabeth R.

Mrs. Elizabeth Rebecca Hurley Mitchell, 103, of Clovis, died Sunday, Oct. 9, 2005, at the Laurel Ridge Healthcare. She was born May 28, 1902, in Cody, Wyo., to Frank and Carrie Hurley. She married Dewey Mitchell at Grier, on Aug. 11, 1921. The family moved to Nebraska when she was 2, and to Curry County […]

New golf pro Maciel brings experience, respect to Clovis

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Charlie Maciel is the new golf pro at Clovis Municipal Golf Course after 23 years at the Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By John Eisel: CNJ sports writer At 51, Charlie Maciel has been golfing since he could walk. Local golfer Jeff Fontanilla, who has competed against Maciel in many tournaments over […]

Hurley, Jackie

Jackie Hurley Services: Have been held. Mrs. Jackie Hurley, 88, of Portales, died Monday, Nov. 1, 2004, at Heartland Continuing Care Center in Portales. She was born on April 12, 1916, in Glen Rose, Texas, to Bessie and Frank Robinson. Her family moved from Glen Rose to Floydada, Texas, where she lived until 1940. She […]