ENMU’s Kids’ College sees high enrollment

By Bryant Million: Freedom Newspapers Each summer Eastern New Mexico University’s Extended Learning department holds Kids’ College, a program in which children can participate weekdays in educational and fun activities. With 68 children enrolled this year and an overwhelming waiting list, organizers have raised the maximum number of participants to accommodate the interest. Parents drop […]

Lincoln-Jackson honor roll

Names of some honor-roll students may not be listed due to parents’ privacy concerns. Third Grade A: Robert Acuna, Erica Colon, Lillian Lee, Amanda Myers, Elisa Dixon Scott, Hailey Skelton A/B: Esperanza Baca, Isaiah Callahan, Faith Cano, Tyler Clark, Jamani McClendon, Richard Ramirez, Andrew Sena, Jesus Uribe Fourth Grade A: Samantha Cano, Victoria Fox, Kristian […]

2/4 Lincoln-Jackson honor roll

Third Grade A Honor Roll: Amanda Myers, Erica Colon, Elisa Dixon Scott, Hailey Skelton, Robert Acuna, Lillian Lee A/B Honor Roll: Esperanza Baca, Isaiah Callahan, Faith Cano, Tyler Clark, Jamani McClendon, Richard Ramirez, Andrew Sena, Jesus Uribe Fourth Grade A Honor Roll: Victoria Fox, Kristian Hughes, Samantha Cano, Makenzy Pack, Talynn Portillo, Carrie Sharp, Justus […]

Fiber optic work takes toll on water lines

By Tony Parra: Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — Portales residents in the 600 block of South Avenue A were without water at different times on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Officials blamed broken water pipes on poor maps being used to guide workers installing a fiber optic network for Yucca Telecom. Yucca Telecom held groundbreaking ceremonies on […]

Honor Roll: Lincoln-Jackson Arts Academy

CNJ Staff Lincoln-Jackson Arts Academy Third Grade: A Honor Roll – Amanda Myers, Hailey Skelton, Robert Acuna, Lillian Lee. Third Grade: A/B Honor Roll – Esperanza Baca, Isaiah Callahan, Faith Cano, Tyler Clark, Erica Colon, Albert Devenport, Elisa Dixon-Scott, Jamani McClendon, Richard Ramirez, Britney Ross, Andrew Sena, Jesus Uribe. Fourth Grade: A Honor Roll – […]

Cordova, Julian

Julian Cordova Services: Have been held. Julian Jose Cordova, 84, of Logan, died Friday, July 29, 2005, at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Amarillo. He was born on Jan. 10, 1921, in Logan. He was a member of the San Antonio Catholic Church, the Society de Padre Nuestro Senor in Logan, and the Guadalupe G. […]

Dominguez, Guillermo

Guillermo Dominguez Services: Have been held. Guillermo “Roberto” Dominguez, 69, of Las Vegas, N.M., and formerly of Clovis, died Saturday, May 28, 2005, at the Albuquerque Regional Medical Center. He was born on Dec. 20, 1935, in Ribera, to Ignacio Dominquez and Lucilia Baca. He married Odilia Mondragon in September 1967 in Farwell. He worked […]

Clay, Maria “Tony”

Maria “Toni” Antonia Clay, 85, of Clovis, died Friday, Jan. 28, 2005, at Laurel Plains Healthcare in Clovis. She was born on Oct. 24, 1919, in Topeka, Kan., to Donicho and Josephine Ramirez. She married Theodore Clay Sr. on Dec. 14, 1939. She was a lifelong Jehovah’s Witness. She was preceded in death by her […]

Gallegos, Florinda

Florinda Gallegos Services: Have been held. Florinda “Inda” Gallegos, 78, of Clovis, died Monday, Dec. 27, 2004, in Clovis. She was born on June 21, 1926, in Santa Rosa, to Guadalupe and Ignacita Chavez Martinez. She married Nicanor Gallegos on Nov. 22, 1945, in Clovis. She was a homemaker and a member of Our Lady […]

Military Digest: 9-27-04

Fifer Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Janelle L. Fifer recently reported for duty at Naval Station Ingleside in Texas. She is a 2000 graduate of Clovis High School. Ramirez Army Pfc. Valentin Ramirez has graduated from the utilities equipment repairer advanced individual training course at Aberdeen Proving Ground in Aberdeen, Md. He is the son […]

Public record: 8-27-2004

Compiled from court records from Aug. 19 through Aug. 25 Marriage Licenses Jimmie Leroy Looney Jr., 34, and Dacia Dawn Ford, 28, both of Clovis. William Ramsey Lee, 24, and Johanna Dawn Rowley, 24, both of Clovis. Richard Giacomo Poe, 20, and Dana Louise Dunnahoe, 18, both of Clovis. Willie Joe Davis, 19, of Abilene, […]

Ramirez, Patricia

Patricia Ramirez Services: Have been held. Patricia Ann Ramirez, 44, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. She was born on Sept. 27, 1959, in San Jose, Calif., to Raphael Ramirez and Alicia Perez. She was a resident of Deming for more than 14 years before moving to Clovis […]

Ramirez, Sergio

Sergio Ramirez Services: Have been held. Sergio Ramirez, 77, of Clovis, died Tuesday, June 15, 2004, at his home. He was born on Feb. 12, 1927, in Santiago De, Chile, to Oscar and Rebecca Garcia Ramirez. He married Ingrid Talmon-Gross on Dec. 31, 1959, in Pforzheim, Germany. He came to Cannon Air Force Base in […]

Burke, Claude

Claude Burke Services: Have been held. Mr. Claude Burke, 86, of Clovis, died Thursday, June 10, 2004, at Laurel Ridge Healthcare in Clovis. He was born on Dec. 7, 1917, in Bebee, Okla., to Charlie and Onie Waldon Burke. He married Alice Hunt on Oct. 23, 1950, in Portales. He had been a longtime Clovis […]

Zamora, Juana “Corina”

Juana “Corina” Turrietta Zamora, 63, a resident of Mountainair and Clovis, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2004, in Mountainair. She was born on May 26, 1940, in Manzano, to Manuel and Cornelia Romero Turrietta. She married Luis Zamora in February 1965 in Vaughn. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Juan Jose Turrietta; […]

Wolverines pummel Falcons

1066497945-web-ths-fb-9-10_19_03.jpg

Texico running back Johnny Serrano attempts to hurdle a Loving defender during the second half of Friday’s game Friday night in Texico. Photo by Eric Kluth. Rick White TEXICO — The Texico Wolverines play football with all the subtlety of a sledgehammer. Whether it was Johnny Serrano bowling over tacklers in the secondary or senior […]

Area athletes get chance to shine

By Dave Wagner So much for New Mexico State University redshirt freshman and 2002 Clovis High graduate Nathan Nuttall easing into his college football career. Nuttall is a leading contender for the starting strong safety position for NMSU, which opens its 2003 schedule on Aug. 30 at the University of Texas. “‘Hello, Nathan, you get […]