College celebrates homecoming

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Freedom Newspapers: Karl TerryEastern New Mexico University’s homecoming parade Saturday had no shortage of clowns. This year’s theme was “Under the Bigtop,” providing free reign for those inclined to face-paint and over-sized wardrobe choices. By Casey Peacock: Freedom Newspapers A circus atmosphere was prevalent as clowns, jugglers and circus-themed floats participated in the Eastern New […]

Time waits for no man (or woman

By Bob Huber: Local Columnist (Editor’s Note: WARNING—The following column may produce symptoms of depression and queasy stomachs and should not be taken lightly by people over the age of 60. Old news reporters are also advised to avoid alcohol after consuming.) There is definitely too much time slipping through our fingers these days — […]

Felts Anniversary

Joe Felts and Pat Richardson Felts of Morton, Texas, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 5. The couple married Aug. 5, 1956, in Clovis. They have three children and five grandchildren. He is self-employed and she is a homemaker.

Fort Sumner to celebrate ‘The Kid’

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ Staff Writer Two dozen eggs, eight cake mixes and six pounds of powdered sugar will go into the cake Parilee Moore is baking. It is a cake to feed 200 people. It’s not for a birthday or a wedding; it’s to commemorate a death. And people everywhere are invited to the […]

Wood, Patricia “Pat”

Patricia “Pat” Wood, 81, of Amarillo died Monday Feb. 6, 2006, in Amarillo. She was born April 13, 1924. Survivors include a son, Patrick Wood (and wife, Shelly) of Amarillo, a granddaughter, Amy Wood of Amarillo; a sister Bobbie Kessell of Gastonia, N.C.; and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family in the Clovis and Tucumcari […]

Saylock, David “Pat”

David Patrick “Pat” Saylock, 45, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2005, at his residence. He was born March 31, 1960, to George and Margaret Ann Edwards Saylock, in Scranton, Pa. He was an auto mechanic. Family members said he enjoyed restoring old cars. He was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include a […]

Bullock, Beverly A.

Beverly Ann Bullock, 73, of Caballo, died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005, at her home. She was born Oct. 7, 1932, in Gotebo, Okla. She worked as a hospital administrator and banking clerk early in her marriage. She later worked in home businesses, including an upholstery shop and an antique store. She lived in Portales and […]

Teaching religion as science devalues both

By Leonard Pitts: Syndicated Columnist “And the Lord did look with discontent upon the town of Dover in the province of Pennsylvania. For Dover was a wicked and prideful place and had turned its back on God. Its people had voted out school board members who tried to introduce intelligent design into schools as an […]

Powell , Pat

Pat Powell Services: Have been held. Pat Powell, 65, of Clovis, died Wednesday, June 1, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Oct. 29, 1939, in Clovis, to J.V. and Mildred Smith Stroud. She was a manager and cashier at Foxy Drive Inn for many years and worked at Clovis […]

McIntosh, Maggie

Maggie McIntosh Services: Have been held. Maggie Mae McIntosh, 85, of Hughes Springs, Texas, formerly of Texico, died Tuesday, April 6, 2004, in Hughes Springs, Texas. She was born on Oct. 16, 1918, in Knott County, Ky., to Dr. Davis and Mary Sheppard Fields. She lived most of her life in Hazzard, Ky. She married […]