Greathouse, Spencer

Spencer Greathouse Services: Have been held. Mr. Spencer Dwayne Greathouse, 62, of Hereford died Wednesday, July 6, 2005, at home. He was born Aug. 14, 1942, in Clovis to Spencer S. and Pauline (Kirby) Greathouse. He worked at Hereford Auto Parts for many years, was a U.S. Army veteran, and a member of the Elk’s […]

Wildcats sweep Hereford

CNJ staff HEREFORD, Texas — The Clovis Wildcats continued their winning ways, sweeping Hereford 9-7 and 16-5 in summer league play. Incoming sophomore Jerry Romero went a combined 4-for-5 with four runs and two RBIs while incoming senior Daniel Casarez was 4-for-6 with two runs and three RBIs. “We didn’t play real well, but we […]

Lucero, Dora

Dora Lucero Services: Have been held. Dora Prescilla Lucero, 68, of Hereford, died Saturday, May 21, 2005, at Baptist Saint Anthony’s Hospice in Amarillo. She was born Nov. 27, 1936, to Luis and Jesusita Garcia Griego in Garita. She married Jose Virginio Lucero Nov. 28, 1951, in Littlefield. She was a homemaker, a member of […]

Italian POWs dug escape tunnel in Hereford

by Don McAlavy: CNJ columnist This story began early in 1942 when the Army began making plans to pepper the United States with internment camps for prisoners of war. The Army decided to make a camp near Hereford for the purpose of housing captured Italian soldiers. Most of the Italians were captured in North Africa […]

Ethridge, Lois

Lois Ethridge Services: Have been held. Lois Ethridge, 91, of Hereford, died Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2005, at her home. She was born on Feb. 19, 1913, in Arkansas, to Jesse James and Emma Virgie Davis Clayton. She married Marion T. Rutter in 1931 in Clovis. He died in 1959. She married R.L. Ethridge in 1965 […]

Lady Cats pound Hereford

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Clovis senior Melissa Roberts tips the ball away from Hereford junior Betsy Jimenez during the second half of their game Tuesday at Rock Staubus Gymnasium. CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth By John Eisel: CNJ sports writer Clovis has been working extensively in practice on defense and the results showed. Taking advantage of their quickness and […]

Lady Cats distant second

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Clovis’ Megan Willis runs off the starting line during the Clovis cross county Invitational on Saturday at Ned Houk Park. (Staff photo by Eric Kluth)) By John Eisel: CNJ sports writer Two waves of purple cross country runners descended onto the finish line. The first wave belonged to runners from Canyon, Texas, which had seven […]

Sharp, Theda

Theda Sharp Services: Have been held. Theda Sharp, 84, died Friday, March 12, 2004, at Hereford Regional Medical Center in Hereford. She was born Jan. 7, 1920, in Texico, to Robert and Cora Allen Williams. She married Lloyd Sharp Dec. 7, 1935, in Portales. She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist […]

Lady Cats finally get bats going

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Clovis junior Laura Wood knocks down a pickoff throw during Saturday’s third-place game against Perryton, Texas. CNJ staff photo by Eric Kluth. By Dave Wagner Annie Tweedy finally got some help in the hitting department. The Clovis High junior capped a 7-for-10 weekend, including a pair of home runs, with three hits and three RBI […]

CHS tennis results

CNJ STAFF Snowman Invitational Friday, Saturday At Dumas, Texas Clovis results Boys singles Jared Cole (2-2, 6th place): W Taylor Elzner (White Deer) 7-5, 6-0; L Justin Bonner (Dumas) 6-0, 6-0; W Zach Ormsby (Borger) 6-4, 6-1; L Chase Thornberry (Clarendon) 6-4, 6-0. Jay Cole (1-3, 14th place): L B.J. Luangpraseuth (Palo Duro), score n/a; […]

Petroski, Kate Lynn

Kate Lynn Petroski Services: Have been held. Kate Lynn Petroski, infant, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Feb. 4, 2004, in Clovis, to Marcus and Brandi Petroski. Survivors include her parents; a sister, Avery Petroski of Clovis; her grandparents, Hazel Petroski of Clovis, […]

Brown, Floyd Lee

Floyd Lee Brown Services: Have been held. Floyd Lee Brown, 77, of Friona died Monday, Jan. 26, 2004, at Baptist/St. Anthony’s Hospital in Amarillo. He was born on Nov. 29, 1926, in Thrift, Texas, to Noble Allen and Elzora Potts Brown. He married Billie King on July 9, 1950, in Bellview. He moved to Deaf […]

Kemp, Tommie

Tommie Kemp  Services: Have been held Tommie Kemp, 71, of Hereford died Thursday, Jan. 1, 2004, at the Westgate Nursing Home in Hereford.  He was born July 5, 1932, in Gatesville, Texas, to Charlie and Velma Kemp. He married Brenda McGavock in Juarez, Mexico, in 1972. Mr. Kemp owned and operated Kemp Supply Company in […]

Lady Cats ride defense past Hereford

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Clovis sophomore Aimee Hilburn goes hard to the hold during Tuesday’s game in Hereford. Hilburn finished with five points. Photo by Rick White By Rick White HEREFORD — There have been two constants this season for the Clovis Lady Wildcats. Sophomore point guard Tori Quintana is carrying the offense with her 3-point shooting and the […]

Cats roll to victory against Whitefaces

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Clovis senior Zac Watters and Hereford senior LaMark Williams hit the floor over a loose ball during the second half of Tuesday’s game at Rock Staubus Gymnasium. Photo by Eric Kluth By Dave Wagner If the Clovis High Wildcats were expecting a test in Tuesday’s season opener at Rock Staubus Gym with four of their […]

Wilt, David

David Wilt Services: Have been held. Mr. David Michael Wilt, 47, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on Dec. 23, 1955, in Ardmore, Okla., to Peter Charles and Anita Kipp Wilt. He came to Clovis in 1960 and graduated from Clovis High School in […]

Wildcats win at Plainview

CNJ staff PLAINVIEW, Texas — Seniors Matt Appleman and Tyrell Northcutt went 2-3 to lead the Clovis High boys cross country team to victory on Saturday in the Plainview Invitational. The Wildcats, who lost by one point to host Hereford in the season-opening Borger Invitational on Aug. 30, finished with 40 team points this time […]

CHS harriers close second at Borger meet

CNJ STAFF BORGER, Texas — The Hereford Whitefaces had just enough to edge out Clovis High for the boys Division II team championship Saturday in the season-opening Borger Invitational cross country meet. Hereford, led by individual champion Jesus Huerta (15:53 over 3,000 meters), finished with 53 points to 54 for the Wildcats. Amarillo Tascosa came […]

Garza, Martin

Martin Garza Services: Have been held. Martin Garza, 63, of Clovis, died Thursday, July 17, 2003, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born April 30, 1940, in Wharton, Texas, to Elias J. and Paula Munoz Garza. He attended schools in Wharton. He married Lydia Leal on Oct. 12, 1960, in Rochester, Ind. He […]