No charges filed in homicide case

PNT Staff Authorities said Tuesday that they are waiting on forensics results and have no set date on any charges being filed in connection with the shooting death earlier this month of Causey rancher Jimmy “Bo” Chunn. A warrant obtained in district court indicated that Donald Taylor, 24, of Rogers, was identified as a person […]

5/29 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Louis Duran, 31, pleaded no contest to possession of drug paraphernalia and is ordered to serve a year, less one day, supervised probation, not to enter into a place where alcohol is served nor consume or associate with anyone who is consuming alcohol, […]

State police officer files two discrimination complaints

Staff and Wire Reports State police officer James Brown has filed two Equal Opportunity Commission complaints against his employer for what he describes as a hostile work environment. The 42-year-old state police patrolman stationed in Clovis since August 2003 says he was unable to resolve the problem internally. Brown’s latest complaint, filed with the New […]

4/10 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Constance Sawyer, 33, pled guilty to battery and resisting, evading or obstructing an officer and will serve 364 days of supervised probation. • Victoria Scarafiotti, 19, pled guilty to possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia and will serve 364 days of […]

4/3 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Jarrett Vaughn, 26, pled no contest to disorderly conduct and will serve 182 days of supervised probation. • Donald Strope, 48, pled guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia and will serve 364 days of supervised probation. • Felix Acuna, 47, pled guilty to […]

Feb. 13 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Jose Guerra, 33, pled guilty to aggravated driving while intoxicated and no license and will serve two days in the Roosevelt County Detention Center. • Ruben Sosa, 33, was found guilty of battery on a household member and was ordered to serve 70 […]

CCC acquitted in lawsuit

By Mike Linn A Roosevelt County jury has acquitted Clovis Community College of allegations of discrimination filed against the college by a former administrator. Laura Jane Flores, a former Portales resident and former dean of instruction at CCC, filed a lawsuit against the college and CCC President Beverlee McClure claiming she was fired in March […]

Aug. 29 Public Record

The following certificates of marriage were recently filed in the Roosevelt County Courthouse: — Tristan Selmon, 21, and Renee Archunde, 24, both of Portales. — Juan Arceo, 23, and Jesa Maria Casillas Ibarra, 22, both of Portales. The following divorces were filed in the Roosevelt County District Court: — Rudy Roybal and Janice Roybal. The […]

Aug. 22 Public Record

The following certificates of marriage were recently filed in the Roosevelt County Courthouse: — Jayson Lopez, 30, and Robin Edwards, 38, both of Clovis. — Tristan Selmon, 21, and Renee Archunde, 24, both of Portales. The following divorces were filed in the Roosevelt County District Court: — Christy Brakebill and Warren Brakebill. — Rodger Thomas […]

Aug. 8 Public Record

The following certificates of marriage were recently filed in the Roosevelt County Courthouse: — Timothy Hallford, 26, and Mechelle Dupree, 28, both of Portales. — Juan Gabriel Rojas, 27, and Maria Hernandez, 24, both of Portales. — Benjamin Orona, 20, and Sarah Morin, 18, both of Portales. — Justin Anderson, 18, and Katey Fulgham, 18, […]