March 27, 2008 Education Digest

CHS students picked for summer program Two Clovis High School students were selected to participate in the Golden Apple Institute Program. Ana Olivas and Rosa Rosas were selected out of 80 interviewees for the program. The program prepares future teachers. The institute will be held in Albuquerque at the University of New Mexico from June […]

Clovis man dupes captors

By Kevin Wilson: CNJ Staff Writer PORTALES — A kidnapping victim duped his captors, telling them to wait in his pickup truck while he got them some money, and instead had a coworker notify authorities while he hid, according to court documents. Two Clovis men were arrested Friday in connection with the incident that ended […]

Granados, Golla

Golla Granados, 48, of Hobbs, died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2006, at Covenant Hospital in Lubbock. She was born April 17, 1957, to Chon Olivas and Eusebia Gomez. She married Gumersindo Granados on June 18, 1981. In 1985, they from Portales to Hobbs. She was a member of St. Helena Catholic Church of Hobbs. She was […]

Olivas, Antonia

Antonia Adame Olivas, 65, of Denver City, Texas, died Friday, Dec. 9, 2005, in Denver City. She was born March 11, 1940, in Carmargo Chihuahua, Mexico, to Eligio and Barbarita Adame. She married Merced Olivas on Feb. 11, 1961, in Ojinaga Chihuahua, Mexico. She was a housewife and a mother. She was preceded in death […]

Olivas, Jose

Jose Olivas Services:Have been held. Mr. Jose J. Olivas, 63, of Portales, died Monday, May 17, 2004, at Roosevelt General Hospital in Portales. He was born on Sept. 26, 1940, in Chihuahua, Mexico, to Elfonsa and Jesus Olivas. He came to the United States when he was 16. He lived in a number of different […]

Unselfish Lady Cats win 9th straight

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Clovis sophomore Aimee Hilburn drives to the hole. CNJ staff photo Rick White. By Rick White Tori Quintana dribbles the ball across the top of the key, patiently waiting like a lioness to pounce on prey until teammate Brittany Blackmon seals her defender down low. A feathery no-look lob pass. An easy two points. Aimee […]