Lansford wins mayor’s race (updated)

David Lansford wins Clovis mayoral election over incumbent Gayla Brumfield with 62.5 percent of vote — 2,914 to 1,718

June 3 Primary Election Ballot, Voting Locations

Primary Election: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. June 3U.S. President (All Curry County Precincts)(Democrat) Caucus Feb. 5, 2008(Republican) John McCain(Republican) Ron PaulU.S. Senate(Democrat) Tom Udall(Republican) Steve Pearce(Republican) Heather A. WilsonU.S. Representative, District 3 (All Curry County Precincts)(Democrat) Ben R. Lujan(Democrat) Donald H. Wiviott(Democrat) Benny J. Shendo Jr.(Democrat) Harry B. Montoya(Democrat) Jon Adams(Democrat) Rudy Martin(Republican) Marco […]

Election results: Brumfield elected mayor; Alcohol to be sold on Sunday

CNJ staff The final, unofficial results of the election according to city clerk’s offices: All regional New Mexico results reported; All area Texas municipalities have reported with the exception of Bailey County Clovis votes include all absentee votes and polling locations with a total voter turn out of 33 percent. Mayor • Tim L. Ashley […]

Preparing the polls

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CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks Clovis City Clerk Leighann Melancon gathers items that need to go into the polling boxes for today’s election. By Liliana Castillo: CNJ staff writer Surrounded by piles of new voter registration cards, old pens and municipal election guides from past years, Clovis City Clerk LeighAnn Melancon worked at a rapid […]

Candidates make last pitch

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CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks The Clovis/Curry County Chamber and Clovis Industrial Development Corp. sponsored a pancake breakfast and the final candidate forum before March 4 municipal election Wednesday at the Clovis Civic Center. By Gabriel Monte: CNJ staff writer In their final public forum before the March 4 municipal election, Clovis mayor candidates discussed […]

More than 450 cast early votes in March 4 election

CNJ staff More than 450 Clovis voters have participated in early voting for the March 4 municipal elections through Thursday, according to City Clerk Leighann Melancon. Early voting started Feb. 6 and ends Feb. 29. Melancon said 201 people voted with absentee ballots and 262 people used voting machines. In the last municipal election in […]

School bond election set for Tuesday

By Gabriel Monte: CNJ Staff Writer The Arts Academy at Bella Vista is in desperate need for more classrooms, according to Principal Shelly Norris. More than 400 students are packed in cramped rooms, and some attend class in portable classrooms. “We’re really packed in tight. The biggest priority is additional classrooms,” Norris said. And like […]

CCC Board of Trustees election

CNJ staff What: Clovis Community College Board of Trustees election for District 1 and District 4 seats When: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. today Where: Mesa and Zia elementary schools. See below. Candidates: • District 1: Gayla Brumfield and Dr. Ken Merritt • District 4: Charles Guthals and Raymond Mondragon Precincts and polling places • […]

Candidates compete for college board

Compiled by Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer Let the race begin. Clovis Community College Board of Trustees candidates registered Wednesday at the Curry County Courthouse. Vying for Position 1 are Dr. Ken Merritt, Gayla Brumfield and Warren David Woodward, and Position 4, Charles Guthals and Raymond Mondragon. The election will be March 6. The candidates […]

Clovis Community College Board of Trustees election information

At a glance What: Clovis Community College Board of Trustees election for District 1 and District 4 seats When: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 6 Where: See precincts and polling places More information Want to be a trustee? You must: • Be a resident and registered voter of CCC District 1 or District 4 […]

School board seats available

By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer Three seats are up for grabs on the Clovis Municipal Schools Board of Education. Elections for Districts 3, 4 and 5 seats will be held in February, according to an election document. Currently, the District 3 seat is held by Lora Harlan, District 4 by Mark Lansford and District […]

CCC board seats open

By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer Two Clovis Community College Board of Trustees seats are up for grabs. An election to fill District 1 and District 4 positions will be held in March, according to a resolution passed Wednesday by CCC Trustees. Trustees serve six-year terms, according to the resolution. The seats are held by […]

Keith Gardner wins District 66 state representative seat

Bryant Million: Freedom Newspapers Incumbent Keith Gardner of Roswell was the overwhelming winner for the District 66 Republican state representative seat in Tuesday’s Roosevelt County primary. Gardner garnered 69 percent of the vote, with 94 percent of the 163 precincts counted, to easily fend off a challenge by Lucille B. Tucker of Roswell. Gardner is […]

Recount under way

By Ryan Lengerich: CNJ staff writer A recount is under way that could bring closure to the state Senate District 7 race by week’s end. The state granted Democrat Bob Frost a partial recount in his race against Republican incumbent Clint Harden, R-Clovis, when Harden was declared the winner by 36 votes of the nearly […]

It’s official: Harden retains Senate seat

By David Irvin: CNJ staff writer Incumbent Sen. Clint Harden, R-Clovis, won the District 7 seat by 36 votes over Bob Frost, D-San Jon, the Secretary of State’s office announced on Tuesday. Harden received 9,010 votes to 8,974 for Frost. The canvassing of the election Tuesday makes Harden’s win official, though Frost could still call […]

New Mexico’s top races

The Associated Press President 1,483 of 1,495 precincts – 99 percent George W. Bush, GOP (i) 333,631 – 50 percent John F. Kerry, Dem 322,657 – 49 percent Ralph Nader, Ind 3,556 – 1 percent Michael Badnarik, Lib 2,128 – 0 percent David Cobb, Grn 1,092 – 0 percent Michael Peroutka, CST 689 – 0 […]

Party supporters spend night on edge

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Rube Render discusses the presidential race while watching the returns with newly elected District 9 Public Education Commissioner Dennis James Roch at a party of Republicans on Tuesday night in Clovis. (Staff photo: Mike Linn) By Mike Linn: CNJ news editor While experts and analysts chimed in their thoughts on what swing state John Kerry […]

Harden holding off challenger

By David Irvin Incumbent New Mexico Sen. Clint Harden, R-Clovis, held a 232-vote lead over challenger Robert Frost with 97 percent of the precincts reporting late Tuesday. Harden had 7,913 votes; Frost had 7,681 with 66 of 68 precincts final. If Harden wins, he can credit Curry County where he recorded 76 percent of the […]

Curry County sample ballot

General Election Nov. 2, 2004 In the Senate, House and county commission district races, only the precincts listed will be voting on these candidates U.S. President and Vice President (All Curry County precincts) • (Democrat) John Kerry and John Edwards • (Republican) George W. Bush and Dick Cheney • (Green) David Cobb and Patricia LaMarche […]

Parmer County election day precincts

Precincts and voting locations in Parmer County for the Nov. 2 election are as follows: Precints Precinct 101 Calvary Baptist Church 1500 Cleveland Friona, Texas Precinct 201 Bovina EMS Building 109 3rd Street Bovina, Texas Precinct 202 Friona Community Center 601 W. 15th Street Friona, Texas Precinct 203 Rhea Community Center Rhea Community Highway FM […]