Public Record 7/25

Compiled from court records from July 17 through Thursday: Marriage Licenses – David Varton McGuire, 34, to Kelly Denise Chester, 34, both of Lubbock. – Alan Victor Salmones, 24, to Melissa Ann Barbett, 23, both of Clovis. – Brian Michael Coulter, 22, to Rachel Ann Williams, 17, both of Clovis. – Juan Jose Garcia, 19, […]

Zia edges past Quay County

By Dave Wagner The Clovis Zia League All-Stars advanced to the finals of the Tri-County League Minor League All-Star tournament Wednesday night by edging Quay County 5-4 at Beachum Field. Zia will meet undefeated Clovis American at 7 p.m. tonight in the double elimination tournament. Third baseman Phillip Martinez lined a two-run double to left-center […]

Public record 6/8

Compiled from court records from May 29 through June 4 Marriage licenses – Sompadit Mark Thanimith, 19, and Gwendolynn Michole Thompson, 16, both of Clovis – Scott Steven Roberts, 26, and Jacqueline Dianne Light, 19, both of Clovis – Jose Alberto Jimenez, 30, and Anna Josephine Navarrette, 38, both of Clovis – Neal Edward Stanfield, […]

Local speller waiting for the word

By Janet Bresenham Everyday life in Washington, D.C., usually revolves around the center of American government, political power and the hustle and bustle of bills on Capitol Hill. But today, young people will show the country how to spell success. The 76th annual Scripps Howard National Spelling Bee begins this morning in the Independence Ballroom […]

Speller doing more than study

Janet Bresenham Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of daily reports from Michael Martinez, the 13-year-old Tucumcari Middle School student from Conchas Dam, who won first place in the recent four-county Regional Spelling Bee sponsored by Freedom Newspapers of New Mexico in Clovis. Martinez is now in Washington, D.C., with his parents, […]

Walk to honor brother who died of cancer

Jack King Sam Sena, a 50-year-old Fort Sumner resident, has a quest. He aims to walk 53 miles — 212 laps — today in the Relay for Life at Fort Sumner High School. Sena said he’ll make the walk in honor of his brother, Michael, who of died of leukemia March 5. Sam, who survived […]