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Hillcrest Park Zoo names new director

Stephanie Chavez has been named director of Clovis' Hillcrest Park Zoo.

Chavez, hired about seventh months ago as a curator for the Clovis zoo, previously worked for zoos in San Antonio, Texas, and El Paso.

"When I was a young kid, this was a drea...