Friona’s linemen hold off Farwell for win

Jesse Wolfersberger: Freedom Newspapers FARWELL — Size does matter — especially on the front lines of a high school football game. Friona’s jumbo linemen proved the point on Friday night in a 27-12 win over Farwell. Farwell coach Jacob Thompson said the line mismatch was made worse by injuries. “We had a couple linemen get dinged […]

Steers making changes

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Farwell senior defensive end Roper Smith practices a “swim move” on senior defensive end Colton Sudderth as Steers head coach Jacob Thompson looks on during group defensive drills in Monday’s season-opening practice. (CNJ staff photo: Andrew Chavez) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer Like their counterparts throughout Texas, the Farwell High School football team got […]

Dignity in death can soothe survivors

By Tibor Machan: Syndicated Columnist My friend David L. Norton, whose 1976 book “Personal Destinies, A Philosophy of Ethical Individualism” should have been more famous than any that John Rawls and other celebrities in the discipline of philosophy had written, wrote beautifully and wisely about aging. He gave credit for the germ of his idea […]

Engagements, Wedding, Birth

Wedding Norton-Ouellette Amber Jean Norton of Clovis and Mikael Daniel Ouellette of New Brunswick, Canada, were joined in marriage Dec. 18, 2004, at Central Christian Church in Clovis. Kenneth Broad performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride is a daughter of the late Tracy Ford and Rusty Norton of Fort Pierce, Fla. The bridegroom is the […]

Norton, Darrell

Darrell Norton Services: Hve been held. Darrell F. “D’Daddy” Norton, 70, of Pampa, Texas, died Saturday, April 24, 2004, at his home. He was born June 20, 1933, in Farwell, to Lester and LaVysa Frances Sheets Norton. He served in the Air Force in the Korean War as a crew chief on B-47s and B-52s. […]

Paddick, W.L. ‘Dub’

W.L. ‘Dub’ Paddick Services: Have been held. W.L. “Dub” Paddick, 88, of Melrose died Tuesday, March 23, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on July 30, 1915, to Delhi, Okla., to William and Lillie Cain Paddick. He was a longtime resident of Melrose, moving there from Oklahoma. He farmed in […]

Actors do great job in “Italian Job”

By Stacy Allen Show: The Italian Job Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Charlize Theron, Donald Sutherland and Edward Norton. Summary: A group of con artists pull of an Italian job that goes sour and leaves most of them wanting revenge. Show times: (Hilltop Twin) 1:30 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 10 p.m.  The Italian Job is about […]