Candy company, families part of history

Don McAlavy Commercial candy making in Clovis began in 1926 when Kalie H. Saykally established the Saykally Candy Company at 512 Second St. Saykally was born in Beirut, Syria, in 1885. He came to America in 1893 and settled in Chicago. He came to Clovis in 1926 and married Hedrick Schoelz that same year. Their […]

Neumann, Regina “Gina”

Regina “Gina” Hedwig Neumann, 75, of Clovis died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Jan. 20, 1928, in Clovis to Kalil and Hedwig Scholz Saykally. She married Calvin Neumann on April 30, 1955, in Clovis. She was a retired business person. She owned Clovis Hobby House, […]