By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer Community members are pulling together to help a family devastated by a crash Friday that killed an 11-year-old girl and hospitalized her two younger brothers. State Sen. Clint Harden, R-Clovis, said the children’s mother, Mary Trujillo, has worked for him at his Twin Cronies restaurant for nearly 20 years, […]
Freedom New Mexico An account for donations has been established at High Plains Federal Credit Union by the family of a man whose arm was bitten off by a pig. Juan Cruz was attacked by a 900 pound domestic boar.
By Liliana Castillo: CNJ staff writer Confusion over how to account for last year’s stimulus payment on 2008 tax returns could affect just how much you get from a new Recovery Rebate Credit. The Recovery Rebate Credit is a one-time benefit for people who didn’t receive the full economic stimulus payment last year and whose […]
GilleandAn account has been set up for Wesley Gilleand at the Citizens Bank of Clovis.The family was the recent victim of a fire.
A bank account has been established to assist a Clovis family who lost their home and many of their possessions in a fire Saturday. The fire, started by a child playing with matches in a bedroom, caused smoke damage throughout the family’s home and water damage resulted from efforts to save the structure, according to […]
By Judy Brandon: Religion columnist Do you know anyone who handles the truth casually? Do you know anyone who misrepresents the truth? This past week I was reminded of the story of the New Testament couple, Ananias and Sapphira who casually handled the truth and it was their demise. The account, found in Acts 5, […]
Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: Around 4 p.m. Wednesday an officer was dispatched to a business in the 2000 block of Seventh Street for a theft report. A female employee said she discovered her wallet was missing after she was notified someone was trying to withdraw money […]
By Tom Philpott Two of three military members who separate or retire do so without having opened a government-run Thrift Savings Plan account, a benefit that has been available to service members since 2002. Those who depart without an account leave behind a valuable tool they could use over and over again to dampen their […]
CNJ staff Two bogus payroll checks totaling more than $1,300 have been cashed at a Portales grocery store, police said. The checks listed Freedom Newspapers of New Mexico as the payee and were drawn on First Bank of Clovis. A Portales police report shows FirstBank is now known as First Community Bank and has also […]
CNJ staff An account has been opened at American Heritage Bank for Patricia (Northrup) Lunn. The account is to help with expenses related to an April 7 vehicle accident that killed her 7-year-old daughter, injured two other children, and left Lunn in critical condition. Information: The bank’s Clovis-branch phone number is 762-2800. In Melrose, the […]