Nov. 16 Letters to the Editor

Memorial fitting tribute to local vets Last Sunday, the “Blue Star Memorial” was unveiled. It is a wonderful symbol for those of us who are spouses, parents or anyone who loves a military member in a war zone or in harm’s way in any foreign country. I would like to thank Bess Kline and those […]

Board finalizes vote count

Freedom New Mexico The Curry County Canvas Board finalized the votes of the Nov. 4 general election on Friday, according to Election Manager and County Clerk-elect Coni Jo Lyman. She said the final tally of votes totaled 14,506. The final tally included 20 absentee in lieu of and two provisional ballots the board approved. The […]

Nov. 14, 2008 Amos the Churchmouse

ghosts of ephraim boss we had an interestingbible study the other dayhere in the church pewunderworld a group of us had gatheredtogether in pastor leroybeetle s house and heshared with us somebiblical insights from afellow preacher namedchuck swindoll as we wenton a studying safarithrough the psalms our beady little eyes fellupon verse nine in psalmsseventy-eight […]

Nov. 14, 2008 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from Nov. 6 through Wednesday: • Joshua D. Beevers, 23, to Christy Dawn Wilson, 25, both of Clovis • Manuel Escobedo, 23, to Perla Yessenia Martinez, 21, both of Clovis • Robert Eugene Russell, 31, to Leigh Ann Lynn Horner, 31, both of Clovis • Joshua […]

Nov. 14, 2008

OKLAHOMA CITY–God bless America, and how’s everybody? • Sarah Palin was flooded by offers from Beverly Hills talent agents Monday. She is the only stock that’s going up. We knew Barack Obama was smart, if only we had known that when he said millions of Americans cling to God and guns, it was a stock […]

11/13 Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: About 11 a.m. Nov. 3 an officer responded to a business in the 1200 block of 21st Street for a report of shoplifting. A manager said a male customer was seen placing a bag of charcoal in his child’s stroller. She said […]

Nov. 14 Honors

The following airmen were selected for promotion to staff sergeant: • Kendra Coleman, 27th Special Operations Aircraft Maintenance Squadron • Eric Kindle, 27th Special Operations Support Squadron • Alan Hailey, 3rd Special Operations Squadron • Michael Wilson, 73rd Special Operations Squadron

Nov. 14-20 What's Happening

Friday Karaoke Friday — 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., The End Zone. Late Nighter — 9 p.m. to 3 a.m., The Landing. Open to the public. Information: 784-2853. Saturday Give Parents a Break/Parents Night Out — 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Child Development Center. Information: 784-2704. Skate park grand opening — 10 a.m., Doc Stewart […]

Nov. 13, 2008

OKLAHOMA CITY–God bless America, and how’s everybody? • Sarah Palin discussed her future political plans during her Fox News interview with Greta Van Susteren this week. She’s not going away. Sarah Palin is God’s way of reminding Barack Obama if he turns out not to be funny, America has other options. • President Bush invited […]

Nov. 12, 2008

HOLLYWOOD–God bless America, and how’s everybody? • President Bush welcomed Barack Obama to the White House Monday. By all reports the two had a great meeting. For eight years President Bush told everybody that he talked to Jesus but Democrats didn’t believe it until they saw the pictures Monday. • President Bush’s body language was […]

Nov. 9, 2008 Dispositions

The following felony criminal cases were recently closed through the 9th Judicial District Court. To view individual cases, visit and search by case number.Searches can also be conducted using last name, first name and by comparing the case number to the search returns.Under the “Register of Actions Activity” section of each case, activity is […]

Nov. 10, 2008

HOLLYWOOD–God bless America, and how’s everybody? • Wall Street fell 900 points in the first two days after Barack Obama’s election. It figures. Everyone was so worried about the riot damage by Democrats if Barack Obama lost they forgot about the cost of the Republican riot if he won. • Barack Obama held his first […]

Nov. 9, 2008

BEVERLY HILLS–God bless America, and how’s everybody? • Barack Obama offered himself as an example of hope to a cheering Chicago crowd Tuesday. It whipped the crowd into a frenzy. If America can elect a black man president whose middle name is Hussein then next year’s the year for the Chicago Cubs. • John McCain […]

Nov. 9 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast muffin, cereal or toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Steakfingers, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, oatmeal cookie and whole wheat roll. Tuesday: Breakfast — Egg on a raft, toast, cereal or toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Ranch chicken sandwich, lettuce and tomato, ranch dressing, pickle chips, pineapple tidbits. […]

Nov. 9 Engagements

Martinez-Garza Martin and Maria Martinez of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Lidia Martinez to Juan Garza Jr., all of Clovis. He is the son of Juan and Mimi Garza of Clovis. The couple will exchange vows at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 29, 2008, at the Clovis Civic Center. A reception will […]

Nov. 9 Library Books

The following books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: Taunton’s Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking by Lonnie Bird was given by Ellen Harrison in memory of Ned Wright. This step-by-step shop reference covers all of the fundamental techniques every woodworker needs to know and includes over 1,200 photos and drawings that illustrate how to […]

Nov. 9 Club Notes

Claud Rainy Day Extension The Claud Rainy Day Extension Club met in September at Muffley’s Back Door. Hostesses were Marcy Kos and Lois Hollinsworth. Twelve members were in attendance and guests were Kathryn Adkins and Annette Taylor. Memorials to the Humane Society for Nancy Wilkins and to Baxter Hall for Eva Wilson were voted on. […]

Nov. 9 Senior Calendar

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Sunday: 1-5 p.m. Dance in Portales at Los Abuelitos please bring a cover dish Monday:

Nov. 9 Sunday Calendar

Activities Baxter-Curren Senior Center Bingo — 1 p.m., Thursdays, 908 Hickory. Information: 762-3631 Baxter-Curren Jam Session — 6:30 p.m., first, second and third Tuesdays, 908 Hickory. Music instrument playing. Information: 762-3631 Baxter-Curren Music Sessions — 6 p.m., second and fourth Tuesdays, 908 Hickory. Music singing and playing. Information: 762-3631 Circle Eight Squares

Nov. 7-9 Movie Schedule

Friday 7 p.m. — Nights In Rodanthe, PG-13 Saturday 4 p.m. — Igor, PG 7 p.m. — Ghost Town, PG-13 Sunday 4 p.m. — Igor, PG 7 p.m. — Night In Rodanthe, PG-13 Next week: Nov. 14 7 p.m. — Eagle Eye, PG-13 Nov. 15 4 p.m. — Beverly Hills Chihuahua, PG 7 p.m. — […]