House race unfinished business for candidate

By David Arkin: CNJ correspondent In 2002, with two weeks to go before the primary, Keith Gardner’s campaigning for a seat in the House ended. His mother, who was living in Arizona, died. Gardner, who was running against Rep. Earlene Roberts, R-Lovington, left New Mexico — leaving behind his run for a seat in Santa [...]

Engagements 2/22

Mitchell-Wall Ricky and Karen Mitchell of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kandi Mitchell of Clovis, to Josh Wall of Clovis, son Rick and Belinda Wall of Dora and Brad and Tonya Heflin of Wylie, Texas. The couple will exchange vows at Feb. 28, 2004. The reception will be at 2 [...]

Runyan, Keith R.

Keith Randal Runyan Services: Have been held. Mr. Keith Randal Runyan, 73, of Clovis, a retired carpenter, died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2004, at his home. He was born on Feb. 3, 1930, in McAlister to Roscoe and May Dodson Runyan. He was raised in McAlister. He had lived in Denver until he retired in 1994 [...]

Unwitting student: Popcorn tasted too sweet, kind of stale

By Darrell Todd Maurina When Audi Parrish was offered popcorn during her Monday lunch period, she didn’t like the taste. “I only had two pieces,” the Marshall Junior High student said. “I felt it was really, really sweet when I first put it in my mouth, not a bad sweet, but just sweet. Then it [...]

Campbell, Ned

Ned Campbell Services: Have been held. Ned Eugene Campbell, 85, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2003, at Retirement Ranch. He was born on Nov. 17, 1917, in Clovis. He was a farmer and a painter for many years. He served in the Army during World War II. He was a charter member of First [...]

Births – 11/2

Keith Darren Keith and Jackalyn Winton-Keith of Clovis are the parents of a 7-pound, 15.5-ounce girl, MacKenzie Marie Keith, born on Aug. 13, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. Her grandparents are Steve and Michele Chancy of Clovis, Richard and Liz Henderson of Ellisville, Mo., Andy Winton of Clovis and the late John [...]

Lytle, Keith

Keith Lytle Services: Will not be held. Mr. Keith O. Lytle, 75, of Clovis, a cattle buyer for Monfort of Colorado, FDIC and ASI Leasing, died Friday, May 23, 2003, in Clovis. He was born on June 24, 1927, in Sioux Fall, S.D., to Homer and Edna Buckner Lytle. He was a member of the [...]

Bourne, Lillie

Lillie Bourne Services: Have been held. Mrs. Lillie Estell Bourne, 90, of Durant, Okla., a retired school cook, died Saturday, July 12, 2003, in Durant. She was born Jan. 16, 1913, in Cooper, Okla., to William Jasper and Mellie Lytle Jameson. She was a former resident of Clovis. She married Woodrow Wilson Bourne on Aug. [...]