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

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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 […]