Newberry, Tyrus “Tye”

Tyrus “Tye” Newberry, 88, of Portales, died April 2, 2006, at Veteran’s Hospital in Amarillo. Born Jan. 24, 1918, in Red Stripe, Ark., to Martha Jane and James Wesley Newberry, he moved with his family to Sundown, Texas, in 1928. They settled in 1930 in Lingo, where he made his home until moving to Lubbock […]

Sewer damage liability disputed

By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer MULESHOE — Todd Shipman woke up one November morning not to a sound, but to a smell. He stepped out of bed into a swamp of sewage which reached to his ankles. “It just kept coming,” the Muleshoe resident said, “through the faucets, the toilet, the bathtub and the […]

Musical drama returns to First Assembly

By Darrell Todd Maurina First Assembly of God in Clovis is bringing back a tradition this year. For many years the church sponsored holiday drama presentations, and this year will be resuming that practice with a free musical drama at 7 tonight and at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. “That’s the Good News,” a drama presenting the […]