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Articles from the July 21, 2017 edition

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 By Kevin Wilson    Sports    July 21, 2017

LITTLE LEAGUE SOFTBALL: American on a mission

CLOVIS — The state’s Little League junior softball champion knows its not unbeatable, and last week’s state tournament proved that. But Clovis American also proved it’s a force to be reckoned with, and they hope to prove it again with a Littl...

 
 By David Grieder    News    July 21, 2017

Citizen representative vote halted for tie

CLOVIS — Without a tie-breaker vote, the appointment of a citizen representative to the Public Works Committee was halted in its tracks Thursday evening at the city commission meeting. Mayor David...

 

Vacancy on Clovis economic board

The city of Clovis has a vacancy on its Economic Incentive Board for an industry representative. The board meets quarterly to make recommendations to the Clovis City Comimssion. Applications are available at the city manager’s office and will be...

 

Man shot after allegedly breaking into home

CLOVIS — A man alleged to have broken into a home on the 2500 block of Ross Street was shot about 10 p.m. Wednesday, according to Clovis Police Chief Doug Ford. The injured man, who wasn't identified by Ford, was taken to Plains Regional Medical...

 
 By Stephanie Losoya    News    July 21, 2017

Gospel group performing in Texico

TEXICO — A “New Legacy” is coming to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. The church near Texico, located at 291 State Road 77 will host a performance by the New Legacy Project 7 p.m. Sunday. The New Legacy Project has its roots in a 30s Gospel...

 

Events calendar - July 21

Today • Friday Flix — 10:30 a.m. at Portales Public Library. Movie: “Moana.” Information: 575-356-3940 • Blood drive — 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. at Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-625-9743 Saturday • Ethnic Fair — 8:30...

 
 By Audra Brown    Voices    July 21, 2017

Be sure to pick the right pickup

We live in a wide land where automobile transportation is not a benefit but a necessity. Rules for dealing with cars are almost as important as ways of dealing with people. And dealing with...

 

Meetings calendar - July 21

Today • Clovis City Commission — 5:15 p.m. in North Annex of Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-769-7828 • Curry County Health Council — 3 p.m. at commission room in Curry County Complex, Clovis. Information: 575-763-6016 Tuesday...

 
 By Judy Brandon    Voices    July 21, 2017

We are instruments only God can fine-tune

I have been doing some reading in an unusual book. We have some of the “Foxfire” book series on our bookshelves in the den. The books in this group are an accumulation of the people’s ideas,...

 

Jesus loves too much to leave you broken

“You also were with that Nazarene, Jesus,” said the servant girl. Peter, standing near the fire, startled, began backtracking. “I don’t know what you’re talking about,” he said, and...

 

Pages past - July 21

On this date ... 1957: Eastern New Mexico University theater students geared up for their summer performance of "Show Boat." The presentation was a result of an ENMU summer workshop. It starred ENMU...

 
 By Eamon Scarbrough    News    July 21, 2017

Reactions mixed on new bail bond rules

In the first month of a resolution allowing certain New Mexico defendants to be released from detention centers without bail, eastern New Mexico residents displayed mixed feelings. Senate Joint Resolution 1 took effect July 1, and is aimed at...

 

Jail logs - July 21

Booked The following were booked into local jails Tuesday-Wednesday: Clovis • Daniel Lucero, 28, failure to appear on misdemeanor charge • Mikayla Menzis, 21, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia • Hilario...

 

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