Friday morning briefing: Tankersley history, music and gas price double

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Friday briefing. Tankersley’s history A bit of history about Tankersley’s clothing, now celebrating its 50th anniversary in Clovis: In 1983 Homer Tankersley was appointed to the Menswear Retailers of America Committee. Only 30 retailers were chosen from all 50 states and several foreign countries. He was […]

It's their business: Tankersley’s

Cannon Connections: Gabriel Monte Tankersley’s will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year, according to co-owner Paul Tankersley. Tankersley’s • Hours: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday to Saturday • Location: 306 Main St. • Type of business: Clothing store • What the offer: Men’s and women’s clothing, shoes, men’s formal wear and tuxedo rental. • […]

Band to honor Sousa


Freedom New Mexico The Clovis Community Band will cover the stage of the historic Lyceum Theater tonight for the 16th annual John Philip Sousa Concert. John Philip Sousa played a concert on the same stage in 1928. The program includes pieces written by Sousa. Homer Tankersley will join the band as solo vocalist for two […]