Our people: Clovis barber Tom Wade has helped develop city

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LILIANA CASTILLO: Freedom New Mexico Tom Wade has been a barber for 52 years. When he moved to Clovis, he said there was little developed above 21st Street. Clovis resident Tom Wade, 74, has been a part of big things in Clovis. He worked with the Junior Chamber to turn Greene Acres Park Lake from […]

Produce-ing profits

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CNJ Staff Photo: Gabriel Monte Sonya Burson and Harrison Bentley sell spaghetti squash, grown from Burson’s farm in Portales, at the Clovis Farmers Market. By Gabriel Monte: Freedom Newspapers Aside from learning languages, Zigrid Steinbergs, 82, spends most of his time in his two acres of land in Portales tilling the soil. “I’ve been growing […]

Nov. 18, 2006 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from Nov. 9 through Wednesday: • Dustin S Higginbotham, 26, to Shamarie L. Kelly, 22, both of Plainview. • Harley D. Addler, 20, to Tammy Lynn Sena, 18, both of Clovis. • Jody Allen Pettyjohn, 30, to Jennifer Marie Pettyjohn, 31, both of Clovis. • Larry […]

Woodall, Wade

Wade Woodall, 35, of Clovis, died Friday, April 21, 2006, at Plains Regional Medical Center. He was born June 19, 1970, in Clovis to Shelby and Betty Woodall. He was preceded in death by his parents; his adoptive parents, Jack and Jean Slaughter; and his grandparents, Ray and Shorty Woodall. He is survived by his […]

Roe vs. Wade invited male response

by Mona Charen: Syndicated columnist This is one of those moments when you want to grab liberals by the lapels and demand, “Well, what did you expect?” A group called the National Center for Men has filed a lawsuit they are calling “Roe v. Wade for Men.” Here are the facts: A 25-year-old computer programmer […]

Slaughter, Jack

Jack Slaughter Services: Have been held. Jack Wade Slaughter, 74, of Clovis, died Friday, April 29, 2005, at his home. He was born on June 26, 1930, in Clovis, the Rev. M.E. and Cordia Nancy Davidson Slaughter. He married Jean Jaquess on May 27, 1947, in Clovis. He was a member of VFW Post 3015 […]

Wade, Birdie

Birdie Wade Services: Have been held. Birdie Wade, 98, of Snyder, Texas, died Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2004, in Snyder. She was born on Feb. 18, 1906, in Snyder. She married Clarence Wade on Dec. 15, 1930, in Curry County. She was a member of the First Baptist Church and the Order of Eastern Star. She […]

Jobe, Wade Darrel

Wade Darrel Jobe Services: Have been held. Wade Darrel Jobe, 54, of Clovis died Monday, March 8, 2004, at Laurel Plains in Clovis. He was born on April 2, 1949, in Tucumcari to Louis and Willie Danie Daniels Jobe. He married Alice Longley on April 4, 1970, in Tucumcari. He worked for Allan Richey Trucking […]

Clovis couple battling Portales bank over foreclosed ranch

STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS PORTALES — A Portales bank and a Clovis couple are battling over whether the bank took advantage of an elderly couple in loans on their Portales-area ranch. The fight began when Portales National Bank filed for foreclosure on Abe and Maurene Ribble’s 5,000-acre ranch in July 1999, saying the couple owed […]