Sept. 10, 1979

John Harris, former Clovis Wildcats baseball star and son of Mr. and Mrs. John Harris, was called up to join the California Angels’ Major League club. … Jack Bell and Kay Harmon were the recipients of the New Mexico Puller of the Year Award for the Tractor Pull Championships at the Curry County Fair. … […]

2/12 Weddings

Jackson/Brooks Kelly Jackson and Jeffrey Brooks, both of Albuquerque, were joined in marriage Jan. 7, 2006 at First United Methodist Church in Albuquerque. The Revs. Donna Kay Jackson and David Okerberg performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Dr. Douglas and Rev. Donna Kay Jackson of Edgewood, NM The groom is the […]

Finney, Tina K.

Tina Kay Finney Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church in Fort Sumner. Tina Kay (Stinnett) Finney, 33, of Fort Sumner, died Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at her home following an extended illness. She was raised and attended school in Portales until her senior year. She graduated from Fort Sumner High School. She […]

Foster , Eugene

Eugene Foster Services:Have been held. Eugene Foster, 62 of Clovis, died Friday, April 22, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on May 17, 1942, in Coolie, Texas, to Otis and Arnetta Moore Foster. He was a supervisor for the Head Start program in Albuquerque for 10 years. Family members said […]

Carpenter, Marcia

Marcia Carpenter Services: Have been held. Mrs. Marcia Janice Carpenter, 60, of The Colony, Texas, a juvenile detention officer and homemaker, died Friday, April 1, 2005, in Plano, Texas. She was born on April 22, 1944, in Clovis, to Clifford and Julia Leake. She attended high school in Bovina, and at the age of 17, […]

3/13 club notes, weddings, engagements, honors, etc.

Engagements: Swart/Hodges Ron and Kay Swart of Miami, Texas announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Cara Michele Swart of Miami, Texas, to Brock Taylor Hodges, of Amarillo, Texas, son of Jackie Hodges of Clovis and Donald Ray Hodges of Ranchvale. The couple will exchange vows June 10, 2005 at Country Home Weddings, […]

Public Record 7/23/04

Compiled from court records from July 15 through July 21 Marriage Licenses Larry Pat Dunn, 67, of Weatherford, Okla., and Pamela Yvonne Sizemore, 55, of Englewood, Colo. Caleb William Windell, 23, of Fairfield, Calif., and Amanda Nicole Sperle, 20, of Lebanon, Ore. Matthew James Gossman, 18, and Jo Anna Marie Vassar, 20, both of Clovis […]

Bass, Anita K.

Anita Kay Bass Services: Have been held. Anita Kay Bass, 69, of Azle, Texas, died Saturday, July 3, 2004, in Fort Worth. She was born on Nov. 23, 1934, in Estelline, Texas, to Andy Clinton and Ruth Wright Dunlap. She was raised on a farm, loved music and the outdoors. She graduated from Morton (Texas) […]

Johnston, Kay

Kay Johnston Services: Have been held. Kay Johnston, 59, of Portales died Wednesday, April 14, 2004, at Laurel Ridge Health Care Center in Clovis. She was born on Nov. 3, 1944, in Tucumcari to Louise and Bill Johnston. Her family moved to Portales from Levelland, Texas, in 1959. While she was in school, she worked […]

President is never-wrong kind of guy

Leonard Pitts Jr. You know the guy I mean. Maybe he works two cubicles over, maybe you went to school with him, maybe he’s your brother-in-law. You could call him the guy who’s never wrong, but that wouldn’t be quite accurate. He is the guy who never “admits” he’s wrong. The guy who says, “That’s […]