Anniversaries - June 2

Elliott: 50th Gary and Cheryl Elliott of Clovis will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary 2 p.m.-4 p.m. June 8 at Central Baptist Church in Clovis. The celebration will be hosted by their families. The couple was married June 9, 1963, in First Baptist Church in Clovis. They have two children, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. […]

Engagements - June 2

Pollock-Glover Cooper and Missi Glover of Grady announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kaitlen Glover of Grady, to Seth Pollock of Clovis, son of Gail Pollock and the late Jimmie Pollock and of Artesia. The couple will exchange vows 7 p.m. June 22, 2013 at the residence of Cooper and Missi Glover. […]

Weddings - June 2

Leffler-Guhrke Melissa Ann Leffler of Clovis and Austin Edward Guhrke of Clovis were joined in marriage June 1, 2013, in Clovis. The Rev. Tonjia Rolan performed the wedding ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Tonjia and Loyd Rolan of Clovis. The bridegroom is the son of Kiki and Bill Guhrke of Clovis. Maid/matron of […]

Graduates - June 2

King Clovis' Melody M. King received a bachelor's degree in social science education secondary during Oklahoma Baptist University's 2013 spring commencement May 17 in the university's Raley Chapel.

Club Notes - June 2

Encanto Garden Club Encanto Garden Club held a meeting May 22 at Jeanne Augenstein's Melrose home. Augustein gave a tour of her established southwestern landscaping. Raised vegetable beds have been constructed throughout her property incorporated with various drip systems. Being a "master gardener. Augenstein's property is continually a work in progress and this year chickens […]

Salad, floral tips coming up

Information on floral arranging, preparing salads with toppers and finding your passion in life will be the featured topics on "Creative Living" 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and noon Thursday. Casey Schwartz, afloral designer and co-owner of Flower Duet in Redondo Beach, Calif., is going to show how to line a glass vase with greenery and then […]

Senior Calendar - June 2

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St., Clovis Monday: Daily Activities 9 a.m. .- 4 p.m. Tuesday: Daily Activities 9 a.m. .- 4 p.m.; 1 p.m. Bingo in Clovis; Sewing class 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in Portales Wednesday: Daily Activities 9 a.m. .- 4 p.m.; Bingo 1 p.m. Thursday: Daily Activities 9 a.m. .- […]

Honors – June 2

Naceanceno Kevin Naceanceno, a sophomore middle level math and science education major from Texico, was among more than 1,000 Harding University students included on the dean's list for grades achieved during the spring semester. Best Ryan Best of Portales was recently named to Tarleton State University's A Honor Roll List for the spring 2013 semester […]

On the Shelves - June 2

The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library Work Happy: What Great Bosses Know by Jill Geisler provides a practical, concrete guide to creating a happy and thriving environment in which employees can do their best work with positive, immediate and lasting results. White Dog Fell From the Sky by Eleanor Morse presents a […]

Drought impacts more than just soil

"This is dust storm country. It is the saddest land I've ever seen." Washington Daily News reporter and columnist Ernie Pyle wrote those words in 1936 after a trip across the drought-ravaged Midwest. They could sum up where we're at in eastern New Mexico in 2013. I knew things were not good on our land […]