Nov. 13 Police Blotter

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer Samplings of recent reports filed by Clovis-area law enforcement officers: Around 3 a.m. Nov. 6 an officer responded to a store in the 1000 block of Mitchell Street for a report of counterfeit money. A clerk said a woman tried to pay for her drink with a $20 bill […]

Nov. 6 Police Blotter

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer Samplings of recent reports filed by Clovis-area law enforcement officers: Around 1 a.m. Oct. 27 an officer conducted a traffic stop in the 800 block of Thornton Street. The officer noted the vehicle was swerving and crossed the center line several times. He also noted the smell of alcohol […]

Aug. 26 Police Blotter

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: Around 1 a.m. Aug. 19 an officer responded to the hospital emergency room for a battery victim. A woman told the officer her 14-year-old son had been beaten up at the fair by a boy who […]

Aug. 27, 1921

Wrigley’s chewing gum claimed to keep teeth clean, breath sweet and throat soothed in an advertisement. … A number of citizens met at the courthouse to hear discussion of the 11 amendments to the constitution by members appointed by the forum committee of the Chamber of Commerce. It was noted there were few Republicans and […]