Anniversaries - June 3

Mitchell Lonnie and Cindy Mitchell of Clovis just celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. The couple was married June 2, 1972, in Melrose. They have farmed in the Grier area all of their marriage working side by side on the family farm. Cindy worked for the Clovis Municipal Schools for six years in the administration office […]

Club notes – June 3

ENMEA ENMEA met at 10:30 a.m. May 7. Lou Sikes called the meeting to order. Club members present from Bethel, Causey, Friendship, Pep and home economist Connie Moyers. Mozelle Hamlet introduced Keith Wattenbarger, Roosevelt County Emergency Manager "Code Red." Keith gave all members present a program about emergency awareness services his office has available to […]

Senior happenings - June 3

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St., Clovis Sunday: No dance. Our Lady of Guadalupe fiestas. Monday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily activities, quilting and sewing; 1 p.m., bingo at Los Abuelitos Portales. Tuesday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily activities, quilting and sewing; 10:30 a.m. indoor exercise; 1 p.m. bingo and refreshments. Wednesday: 8 a.m.-10:30 a.m. free […]

Candy melt treats featured on show

Information on making candy melt treats, refinishing a built-in vanity and making peel and stick decorative frames will be the featured topics on "Creative Living" 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday and noon on Thursday. (All times are Mountain.) Nancy Siler is going to demonstrate making whimsical and elegant treats featuring candy bark made with candy melts […]

On the shelves - June 3

The following books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library In conjunction with the City of Clovis floodplain management program, the Library maintains a collection of materials on National Flood Insurance programs, local floodplain maps, design manuals for retrofitting structures, residential repair handbooks, erosion control guidelines, and similar topics. Librarians will be happy to assist […]

Inexpensive summer activities crucial

It's not the focus of this column, but it would be remiss to not mention that the approaching Wednesday is D-Day, the 68th anniversary of the invasion of Normandy beaches by Allied troops. Effectively, this confirmed that the Axis powers in Europe were now fighting a defensive war, and that the Nazi terror machine was […]

iPad loss offers break from tech

With various apps I've done quite a bit of Bible study with my iPad but apparently baptizing the device is a bad idea. I got a call from my distraught wife last week who said something terrible had happened. She seemed so concerned I thought someone had died. She began to describe setting a basket […]

Attorney: Charges dropped against ex-Clovis cop

Criminal charges against a Clovis police officer involved in a fatal vehicle accident in 2010 were dropped Friday, according to the officer's attorney. Attorney Dan Lindsey said Judge Teddy Hartley dropped charges after ruling interference in grand jury deliberations. Officer Stephen Gallegos, no longer with the Clovis Police Department, was indicted in January 2011 on […]

King: Torres to be extradited from Mexico

SANTA FE — New Mexico Attorney General Gary King said Friday that Noe Torres, accused in the killing of a Clovis boy, will be brought back to New Mexico from Mexico. King said Torres, 33, faces three charges, including first-degree murder, attempted murder and shooting at an occupied building in connection to the Sept. 15, […]

Appeals court overturns drug conviction

The state Court of Appeals has reversed a drug trafficking conviction against a Clovis man, who will face a new trial. The court's unanimous decision was filed Thursday in the case of Mario Moncayo, 36. Moncayo was arrested in December 2008 during a Region 5 Task Force raid in Clovis and accused of possessing 10 […]