Serving Clovis, Portales and the Surrounding Communities

Sept. 8 Obituaries


Birthdays Sept. 11-17: Julian Carrasco, Whimp Fine, Jackie Howard, Kelli Jo Moore, Jackie Gilmore, Gary Carter, Tana Chander, Tyler Jasso, Johnny Rains, Kelli Boone, Sheli Anthony, Patsy Ward, Beth Anthony, Herman Burkstaller and Mike Winters.

Anniversaries: Mr. and Mrs. Joel Widner and Mr. and Mrs. Mays Lane Jenkins.


The monthly men’s breakfast will be held at the Elida Baptist Church Saturday starting at 7 a.m. All men are invited to attend for a good meal and fellowship.


The Elida homemakers will meet at the Senior Center Thursday starting around 10 a.m. Bring a covered dish and join us.


On Friday, commodities will be distributed at the Senior Center starting at 9 a.m. to all that are eligible. If you don’t know if you are eligible come and ask.


The Women’s Weekender Conference will be held at Inlow Camp the Sept. 16-18. if you would care to go give Connie Dixon a call as soon as you can to sign up.

Around Town

Our sympathies to the Holm’s family for the recent loss of Hazel’s sister.

We understand that Ruth Creighton is very ill and is in the hospital.

Laura Wilson’s brother, Norman Jordan, of Oklahoma is very ill and in the hospital there.

These and others to keep on your prayer list include: J. Ball, John Rains, Bennie Thurman, David and Delma Graves, those in area nursing homes, our overseas personnel and the leaders of our governments.