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Tickets are available for “Cruise Into 2004,” this year’s Clovis/Curry County Chamber of Commerce banquet. The banquet is scheduled for Jan. 16 at The Landing at Cannon Air Force Base. A social hour will be held at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m., chamber officials said. The banquet’s highlight will be the presentation […]

Cole, Jack Wayne

Jack Wayne Cole Services: Have been held. Jack Wayne Cole, 87, of Clovis died Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born April 28, 1916, at Emberson, Texas, to Sabbath O. and Jessie V. Cole. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the Pacific Theater. […]

Politicians make for quotable quotations

Ned Cantwell Kids say the darndest things. So do politicians. I am inspired by Billy McKibben, the colorful former state senator from Hobbs. That southeastern New Mexico community, its economy once pumped flush by oil production and supply companies, is drilling for new economic vitality in the fertile fields of the gambling industry. At a […]

Good Samaritan receives thank-you

Thank-you letters Editor’s note: The Clovis News Journal will publish thank-you letters of public interest on the first Sunday of each month. Letters should be less than 300 words and the writer must be identified. Writers should include telephone numbers and addresses for verification purposes. Letters may be edited for clarity, content and space considerations. […]

Rierson, Don

Don Rierson Services: Have been held. Mr. Don Rierson, 67, of Ruidoso and Ocala, Fla., a retired auto dealer, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2003, at his home in Ruidoso. He was born on Aug. 13, 1936, in Clovis, to Frank and Gladys Northcutt Rierson. He lived in Clovis until 1967 when he moved to Plainview, […]

Gossett, Travis

Travis Gossett Services: Have been held. Mr. Travis H. Gossett, 78, of Portales, died Sunday, Sept. 21, 2003, at his home. He was born on Sept. 18, 1925, in Ryan Jefferson County, Okla., to Ida and Charlie Gossett. His family settled in Roosevelt County west of Floyd when he was 8. He served in the […]

Hubby, Jack

Jack Hubby Services: Have been held. Mr. Jack L. Hubby, 67, of Clovis, died Monday, Aug. 11, 2003, at his home. He was born on Sept. 22, 1935, in Clovis, to Lon and Retha Hubby. He married Susan Marshall on Feb. 9, 1978, in Amarillo, Texas. He worked for Circle K Corp, Town & Country […]

Pawol, Jack

Jack Pawol Services: Have been held. Jack Carrington Pawol, 66, of Clovis, a retired pharmacist, died Saturday, July 5, 2003, in Lubbock, Texas. He was born Dec. 8, 1936, in Clovis to Stanley and Maxine McCombs Pawol. He received his bachelor of science degree from Notre Dame and his master’s degree in pharmacology from the […]

Copeland, Maxine

Maxine Copeland Services: Have been held. Mrs. Maxine Copeland, 86, of Lubbock, died Wednesday, July 30, 2003, at Garrison Geriatric Care Center in Lubbock. She was born on April 27, 1917, in Thalia, Texas, to Mattie and Isaac Gray. Her mother died when she was 2 years old. She was cared for by her father, […]

Business Digest

The city of Clovis is seeking applicants to serve as representatives from Districts 1 and 4 on its Economic Developent Tax Advisory Board, according to a city press release. The board meets at 7:30 a.m. on the second Wednesday of each month. It makes recommendations to the Clovis City Commission regarding allocation of economic development […]