Oct. 16 Honors, Births, Weddings, Engagements, Birthdays

Honors A poem by Stephanie Turner, a tenth-grader at Clovis High School, was published in Young Poets, the 2005 poetry edition. Stephanie is the daughter of Steve and Sandy turner of Clovis and the granddaughter of Caleb and Donna Chandler. Weddings Jennifer Stovall and Cole Bartlett, both of Clovis, were joined in marriage on Sept. […]

Dorough, Bertha

Bertha May Dorough, 85, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2005, at Carefree Living Facility in Albuquerque. She was born on May 2, 1919, in Gainesville, Texas, to J.C. and Fannie Stovall. After graduating from Plainview High School, she attended Wayland Baptist College for a year on a scholarship. She married Gerald Dorough in 1937. […]

Standoff in Friona ends with gunfire, suspect’s death

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By Michelle Seeber Robby Lynn Vaughn, 37, of Muleshoe, was shot and killed Sunday by a Lubbock SWAT team member’s bullet after taking hostage a Baptist minister and his family in their Friona home. Parmer County Sheriff Randy Geries, who led negotiations with Vaughn, said he died about 2:30 p.m. Sunday after about a 19-hour […]