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City approves tentative tax hike

CLOVIS - Mayor David Lansford believes to get a $90 million water infrastructure project going, local members are going to have to "put skin in the game" and supply the first $20 million before the... Full story

 

Clovis man charged in Thursday shooting

CLOVIS — A 26-year-old Clovis man is in custody, charged with an open count of murder following a Thursday night shooting at a home on North Lea Street. Johnny Rae Vigil is accused of killing Jahmall Burge with a handgun owned by Burge. The... Full story

 

Spence looks to business side of CCC

Realtor Carolyn Spence is looking to bring a unique business sense and the perspective of conservative values to the Clovis Community College Board of Trustees after winning a seat during Tuesday’s election. Spence defeated incumbent Raymond...

 

Counties to meet for canvass

Both the Curry County Commission and the Roosevelt County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday, with the primary purpose of the meeting a canvassing of votes from the Tuesday general election. The Curry agenda, however, does have a few more items....

 

Floriculture team to be honored

PORTALES — The Portales Municipal Schools Board of Education will celebrate a silver rating from its Portales High School floriculture team when it meets Monday evening. The 6 p.m. board meeting at the PMS administration building will celebrate...

 

Meetings calendar - Nov. 10

Monday • Veterans Day • Portales Municipal Schools board — 6 p.m., Board Room, L.C. Cozzens Administrative Offices, 501 S. Abilene, Portales. Information: 575-356-7000 • Clovis Astronomy Club — 7 p.m., Room 143 or 145 (look for signs),...

 

Local general election results

Local eneral election results Results unofficial prior to Tuesday canvassing School and college boards Curry County Clovis School Board District 3 • Paul S. Cordova Jr. - 182 District 4 • Shawn L. Hamilton - 563 District 5 • Terry Martin - 199...

 

Jail log - Nov. 10

Booked The following were booked into local jails (Wednesday - Friday): Clovis • Tracy Silguero, 29, failure to appear at time and place stated in citation • Brandon Brophy, 35, driving while license suspended or revoked • Vernon Burch, 52, pro...

 

WWII vet staying active

CLOVIS - Steve Owen has lived nearly his entire life in Clovis, with one big exception. He was drafted in 1942 to serve in World War II, which took him from the boundaries of the state to foreign...

 

Public record - Nov. 10

Clovis The following marriage licenses were recently filed at the Curry County court clerk’s office: • Bobby Belane Williams, 64, and Zina Stonelake, 64, both of Clovis • Zachary Tyler Kerce, 20, of Clovis, and Daycie Danae Dozhier, 19, of...

 

CCC board tables request for residence repairs

CLOVIS — The Clovis Community College Board of Trustees wants to make sure when Charles Nwankwo arrives as president, they have a house that’s perfect for him and his family. But they also don’t want to pay $186,770. That’s why, via a 4-1...

 

County takes back 80 pounds of drugs

CLOVIS — The Curry County Office of Substance Abuse Prevention reported Thursday it had received 80 pounds of expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs during its Oct. 26 Take Back Day. The takeback day was held nationwide, with Curry County...

 

Clovis man killed in collision

A Clovis man was killed early Thursday morning in a two-vehicle crash east of Fort Sumner. David Lucio, 50, died at the scene, according to the New Mexico State Police. According to an NMSP release: • The department was called to mile post 334 of...

 

Pages past - Nov. 10

On this date ... 1969: The Clovis Junior Women’s Club had announced its annual home tour. Five Clovis homes were scheduled to be decorated for the holidays and open for public viewing. The homes were located at • 701 E. 21st • 1744 Baronne...

 

Holiday merry-makers

PORTALES — The 2019 Little Miss Merry Christmas candidates have been announced by the Ambassadors of the Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce. This year’s field includes 12 girls from ages 5-10 vying for the title. As a part of Portales...

 

Events calendar - Nov. 10

Today • ENMU Department of Theater and Digital Film-Making presents “Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood” — 2 p.m., University Theater Center, Portales. Directed by Patrick McCreary. General admission, $10; senior (65+), military, and...

 

Local rancher's embezzlement trial set for July

PORTALES — Due to busy court schedules, and a witness list that’s likely to tax that schedule, a trial for a Roosevelt County rancher accused of embezzlement isn’t set to begin until July. A pre-trial hearing was held Thursday morning at the Ro...

 

In tribute: Jose Olivas brought cheer to friends, family

CLOVIS — Jose Olivas didn’t always make the right choices growing up, but he made sure the people he loved did. And whatever was going on in his day, friends and family said, he’d find a way to bring cheer to yours. Olivas, who was born in...

 

Clovis approves another brewer's license

CLOVIS — For some of Clovis’ citizens, the thought of a third potential brewery on Main Street was too much to accept. To the Clovis City Commission, three feet didn’t seem like much of a reason to deny. Via a 7-1 vote, the commission approved...

 

Western music on tap in Clovis

CLOVIS — Harking back to the days of the wild west, the Sons of the Pioneers will ride through Clovis once again Thursday as part of Clovis Community College’s Cultural Art Series. “We’re no strangers to the area. The Pioneers have played in...

 

ENMU approved for liquor license

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University was approved for a governmental liquor license during Tuesday’s Portales City Council meeting. Wade Jackson, a lawyer representing ENMU, and ENMU President Jeff Elwell spoke on behalf of the university...

 

DWI history keeps Clovis woman in jail

CLOVIS — A Clovis woman with multiple DWI convictions will be held in jail until trial for an upcoming DWI case, according to a news release from District Attorney Andrea Reeb. Jeana Markham, 54, appeared before Judge Matt Chandler last week on...

 

Regents accept 'just in case' residence donation

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University regents needed just seven minutes of discussion before accepting a “just in case” donation on a proposed new presidential residence. The board, by a 5-0 vote in a Friday morning special meeting, accepted...

 

No life-threatening injuries in Chaves County crash

Multiple vehicles were involved in a Chaves County crash Saturday morning, but the Chaves County News Network reported none of the injuries were life-threatening. One vehicle involved carried Roswell-area residents from the Absolutely You provider... Full story

 

Jail Logs - Nov. 11

Click Here for Curry County Jail Logs Click Here for Roosevelt County Jail Logs...

 

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