Moore, Dean

Dean Moore Services: 2 p.m., Wednesday at Third and Kilgore Church of Christ. Dean Moore, 73, of Portales, died Sunday afternoon, Sept. 4, 2005, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born March 5, 1932, in Baileyboro, Texas, to Syble and Curtis Moore. The Moore family moved to Portales from Morton, Texas, in 1942. […]

Moore, Byrna

Byrna Moore Services: 10 a.m. (CDT) Saturday at Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home in Marble Falls, Texas. Byrna Dean Hicks Moore, 73, of Waco, Texas, died Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2005, in Waco. She was born on July 30, 1932, in Portales, to Myrtle Kelley and Lafayette Hicks. She graduated from Portales High School and attended Eastern New […]

Oct. 2 Weddings, Anniversaries, Club Notes, Engagements, and Artist of the Month

Weddings Gonzales/Jablonski Sabrina Gonzales of Clovis and David Jablonski of Baltimore, Md., were joined in marriage Sept. 8, 2005, at Kapalua Bay in Maui, Hawaii. The Rev. Roland Mono performed the Hawaiian religious sunset ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Reyes and Clara Gonzales of Clovis. She is the granddaughter of Acencion and Eufeia […]

Sept. 25 Anniversaries, Weddings, Engagements, Club Notes, Births

Weddings Moore Joanna O’Neal of Farmington and Clinton Moore of Clovis were joined in marriage Aug. 13, 2005, in Las Cruces. David Englehart performed the double ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Joseph and Kay O’Neal of Farmington. She is the granddaughter of Kenneth and Helen O’Neal of Hartville, Ohio. The bridegroom is […]

Baskett looks for big year to impress NFL scouts

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One pro scouting service believes Hank Baskett will be at worst a middle-round pick in the 2006 NFL draft. (UNM media relations: David Benyak) By Kevin Wilson: Freedom Newspapers In his 22 years, Hank Baskett has grown into a 6-foot-4, 220-pound specimen that Mountain West Conference defenses can’t ignore. Recently, he’s also grown out of […]

Resident receives new house when old one deemed uninhabitable

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Passionate about jazz music, Victor Carrasco holds his trumpet and reminisces about performing in his youth. (CNJ staff photo: Sharna Johnson) By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer The old “A” frame house on Hinkle Street is no longer standing. Betrayed by a damaged roof and old wiring, the 100-year-old residence was deemed uninhabitable, and burned […]

Cayce, Adriann

Adriann Moore Cayce, 69, of Carrollton, Texas, died Thursday, June 16, 2005. She was born on Dec. 2, 1935, in Amarillo, Texas. She was preceded in death by her father, Adrian Moore; her mother, Clessie Mae Hanners; and a sister, Andrea Joy Moore. Survivors include her husband, Harry Wayne Cayce of Carrollton, Texas; a daughter, […]

Moore eyes bigger role next season

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Tyler Fontenot of Clovis watches as his par putt misses the mark on the 18th hole of Wednesday’s Sun Country Junior PGA event at Municipal Golf Course. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer Jordan Moore is getting ready for a big change next year. After several seasons in the background, […]

ENMU’s Moore third-team All-American

By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer PORTALES — Despite a .413 batting average that was just short of the school single-season record, Eastern New Mexico University’s Bryan Moore maintains he wasn’t anticipating a lot in the way of postseason accolades. Despite that, the senior second baseman and leadoff man from Wolfforth, Texas, was a first-team […]

Taylor, Ara

Ara Taylor Services:Have been held. Mrs. Ara May Taylor, 96, of Portales, died Friday, May 27, 2005, at Laurel Plains Nursing Center in Clovis. She was born on Feb. 16, 1909, in Spiro, Indian Territory, Okla., to Mandy and James C. Coggin. She was 13 when the family was left orphaned. She and her twin […]

5/26 Education Digest

ENMU student selected for Domenici internship Eastern New Mexico University junior Autumn Moore of Portales was selected for an internship in the Washington, D.C. office of Sen. Pete Domenici, R.-N.M, according to a press release from Domenici’s office. Moore, a business administration major, was chosen from more than 100 applicants. The internship began May 23 […]

Babe Ruth bet makes fine baseball trivia

By David Stevens: CNJ editor Trivia question: Name the one-time Bailey County landowner who was roommates with Babe Ruth and helped the New York Yankees win the 1927 World Series. If you said Wilcy Moore, then you must be a baseball-trivia expert. Now maybe you can help settle the mystery related to the Babe’s bet […]

Hounds split with West Texas

Freedom Newspapers CANYON, Texas — Hoping to make hay in the Lone Star Conference South Division against a struggling rival, Eastern New Mexico University’s baseball team could only manage a four-game series split at West Texas A&M. After winning 7-2 and losing 8-1 in Friday’s twin bill, the Greyhounds erupted for 19 hits in a […]

Hounds win with small-ball

CNJ staff PLAINVIEW, Texas — Eastern New Mexico University used small-ball to build a 5-0 lead and the Greyhounds went on to beat Wayland Baptist 6-3 Tuesday night in a non-conference baseball matchup. The Hounds (19-20) parlayed 11 singles, a double and five stolen bases into their six runs while four pitchers managed to hold […]

Green’s homer caps dramatic Hound victory

Freedom Newspapers SAN ANGELO, Texas — Angelo State must have figured turnabout is fair play. One night after going down to a loss when Eastern New Mexico University’s Brian Green capped a seven-run ninth with a dramatic three-run homer, the Rams returned the favor when Joey Kolar’s two-out grand slam in the bottom of the […]

Hounds lose control in doubleheader losses

CNJ staff LAWTON, Okla. — It’s safe to say Eastern New Mexico University’s pitchers had control issues on Thursday. ENMU hurlers issued 12 walks and hit four batters, and Cameron took advantage to post a 12-7, 7-4 sweep of their Lone Star Conference crossover doubleheader. Junior Kelly Crain (3-5) walked four and hit three over […]

Molett-Moore, Dyzoinin

Dyzoin Molett-Moore Services: Have been held. Dyzoin Molett-Moore, infant, of Clovis, died Wednesday, March 23, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on March 23, 2005, in Clovis. Survivors include his father, Anthony Moore of Clovis; his mother, LeGeorgia Molett of Clovis; grandmothers, Louise Molett and Shirley Moore, both of Clovis; […]

Crain, Swinconos pitch Hounds to home sweep

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Greyhound third baseman Brett Scherer blocks the base and applies the tag on Wes Bamburg in the first game of Saturday’s doubleheader at Greyhound Field. (Freedom Newspapers: Kevin Wilson) By Dave Wagner: Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — If it were this easy all the time, baseball wouldn’t be much of a challenge. Junior right-hander Kelly Crain […]

ENMU splits four with Northeastern State

By Dave Wagner: Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — After 15 games, Northeastern State baseball coach Sergio Espinal says he finally learned his lesson. The Tahlequah, Okla.-based Redmen hadn’t had a complete-game pitching performance this season before Friday, but got two and played errorless defense in a 5-1, 3-1 Lone Star Conference crossover sweep of Eastern New […]

Clovis group helps publish portions of scripture for missionaries.

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(CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) Six-year old Matthew Gross, left, helps his dad Jon Gross staple Scripture portions together Saturday at High Plains Baptist Church. Members were at the church Saturday to get a hand-on approach to helping missionaries. Eric Kluth: CNJ staff writer She cannot see, but that doesn’t stop High Plains Baptist Church […]