Grady going to state; Texico going home

CNJ Staff CNJ Staff ALBUQUERQUE — The Grady Lady Bronchos made things extremely difficult for themselves in the Class 1A Region B tournament at Menaul High School, but still managed to come through with two wins and a spot at the this week’s State Tournament. Grady dropped the first two games of Friday’s semifinal before […]

Defense keeps Buffs unbeaten


Melrose senior Caleb Dodd turns the corner as he heads upfield during the first half of its game against Logan on Friday in Melrose. Melrose defeated Logan 46-22. (Staff photo by Eric Kluth) By John Eisel: CNJ sports writer MELROSE — Excuse Melrose if its offense wasn’t running at peak efficiency Friday night against Logan. […]

Weekly prep football capsules

Eunice (3-1) at Texico (3-0) When: 7 p.m. Friday Last week: Eunice beat Hagerman 33-0; Texico beat Clayton 47-7. Last meeting: 2003, Texico blasted Eunice 59-0. Eunice player to watch: Ranson Fisher, QB. Keys to game: Texico coach Mike Prokop doesn’t expect a repeat of last year’s game and neither do the players. Prokop said […]

Shooting suspect arrested


Byron Logan By David Irvin: CNJ staff writer Clovis police arrested two men late Friday evening in connection with last month’s slaying of a 31-year-old Clovis man. Byron Logan, 22, of Clovis, was arrested without incident at his residence and is charged with an open count of murder in the death of Tony Parker. Parker […]

Logan, Cecilia

Cecilia Logan Services: No services will be held. Cecelia May Logan, 66, of Clovis, died Monday, July 19, 2004, at Laural Ridge Healthcare in Clovis. She was born on April 30, 1938, in Queens, N.Y., to William J. and Lucienne A. Clements Fontaine. She worked as a sales clerk in a hardware store in Idaho […]

Block, Dolphus

Dolphus Block Services: Have been held. Mr. Dolphus Ray Block, 70, of Logan, died Sunday, July 4, 2004, at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Albuquerque. He was born on May 19, 1934, in Clovis, to Walter and Floreine Wilson Block. He moved to Logan two years ago from Albuquerque where he had been a longtime […]

Richmond, Arliegh E.

Arliegh E. Richmond Services: Have been held Mr. Arliegh E. Richmond, 72, a retired law officer, died Thursday, July 1, 2004, in Logan. Mr. Richmond was born Aug. 28, 1931, in Phoenix. He was retired from a life-long dedication to law enforcement. He had been chief deputy with the Navajo County’s sheriff’s office and undersheriff […]

Logan family feeling effects of war

By TV Hagenah TUCUMCARI — A U.S. Marine with direct ties to Quay County died in Iraq recently, making him one of the first military personnel with such ties to the county to die in “Operation Iraqi Freedom.” Staff Sgt. Marvin Best, 33, grandson of Mary E. Daniels of Logan, and the son of Charlotte […]

Depth drives Texico


Texico junior Braden Vaughan finished fifth in the shot put. CNJ photo by Eric Kluth. By Rick White TEXICO — Texico dominated the field events and relays, Melrose the sprints, and House’s Haily Lee anything she entered. Scoring in all but two events, the Texico girls remained undefeated in four meets this season with a […]

Coffey, Leanoard

Leonard Coffey Services: Have been held. Mr. Leonard Coffey, 82, of Clovis, died Monday, April 5, 2004, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born on March 30, 1922, in Rawls, Texas, to Lonnie and Claire Griffin Coffey. He married Thelma Skeen on July 3, 1943, in Clovis. He was a member and a […]