House sessions may be webcasts

By Steve Terrell: The Santa Fe New Mexican By Steve Terrell The santa fe New Mexican Although state Senate leaders voted last month to not webcast Senate floor sessions

N.M. journalism looking for fresh faces

By Ned Cantwell: Syndicated Columnist JIM BELSHAW, Albuquerque Journal columnist. Jim Belshaw would have us believe he writes to champion the cause of ordinary New Mexicans. But does he, or has this veteran newsman gone stale, thriving on his poker buddies, his connection to the Belshaw elites, noted authors and academics? Jim Belshaw, writing for […]

Officials say vocational school would help fill need for skilled workers

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Stylist Angie Jones cuts a customer’s hair Wednesday at Solutions in Clovis. After working a minimum wage job for several years, Jones now co-owns a Norris Street hair salon. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer The blue-eyed foreman climbed his way to the top. He graduated from high school and “went […]

Smith, Terrell

Terrell Smith Services: Have been held. Mr. Terrell A. Smith, 88, of Portales, died Tuesday, May 3, 2005, at his home. He was born Nov. 28, 1916, northwest of Elida, to Ophelia and James Smith. He married Louise Allen on Nov. 10, 1938, in Portales. He grew up in Elida. The family made their home […]

Starkey, Robert

Robert Starkey Services: Have been held. Mr. Robert Don (Bob) Starkey, 61, of Mesquite, Texas, died Monday, Dec. 20, 2004, in Terrell, Texas. He was born on July 24, 1943, in Floydada, Texas, to Robert J. “Bob” and Cleo Davis Starkey. He moved to Clovis in 1946 and in 1961 graduated from Clovis High School, […]

Terrell, Iris J.

Iris J. Terrell Services: None will be held. Iris J. Terrell, 89, of Wichita, Kan., died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2004, in Wichita. She was born on May 25, 1914, in Elida, to Louis and Pearl Laughlin. She was preceded in death by her husband, J. Lewis Terrell. Survivors include a daughter, Barbara Lyle of Wichita; […]