Sept. 10, 1979

John Harris, former Clovis Wildcats baseball star and son of Mr. and Mrs. John Harris, was called up to join the California Angels’ Major League club. … Jack Bell and Kay Harmon were the recipients of the New Mexico Puller of the Year Award for the Tractor Pull Championships at the Curry County Fair. … […]

2/12 Weddings

Jackson/Brooks Kelly Jackson and Jeffrey Brooks, both of Albuquerque, were joined in marriage Jan. 7, 2006 at First United Methodist Church in Albuquerque. The Revs. Donna Kay Jackson and David Okerberg performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Dr. Douglas and Rev. Donna Kay Jackson of Edgewood, NM The groom is the […]

Finney, Tina K.

Tina Kay Finney Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church in Fort Sumner. Tina Kay (Stinnett) Finney, 33, of Fort Sumner, died Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at her home following an extended illness. She was raised and attended school in Portales until her senior year. She graduated from Fort Sumner High School. She […]

Foster , Eugene

Eugene Foster Services:Have been held. Eugene Foster, 62 of Clovis, died Friday, April 22, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on May 17, 1942, in Coolie, Texas, to Otis and Arnetta Moore Foster. He was a supervisor for the Head Start program in Albuquerque for 10 years. Family members said […]

Carpenter, Marcia

Marcia Carpenter Services: Have been held. Mrs. Marcia Janice Carpenter, 60, of The Colony, Texas, a juvenile detention officer and homemaker, died Friday, April 1, 2005, in Plano, Texas. She was born on April 22, 1944, in Clovis, to Clifford and Julia Leake. She attended high school in Bovina, and at the age of 17, […]

3/13 club notes, weddings, engagements, honors, etc.

Engagements: Swart/Hodges Ron and Kay Swart of Miami, Texas announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Cara Michele Swart of Miami, Texas, to Brock Taylor Hodges, of Amarillo, Texas, son of Jackie Hodges of Clovis and Donald Ray Hodges of Ranchvale. The couple will exchange vows June 10, 2005 at Country Home Weddings, […]

Public Record 7/23/04

Compiled from court records from July 15 through July 21 Marriage Licenses Larry Pat Dunn, 67, of Weatherford, Okla., and Pamela Yvonne Sizemore, 55, of Englewood, Colo. Caleb William Windell, 23, of Fairfield, Calif., and Amanda Nicole Sperle, 20, of Lebanon, Ore. Matthew James Gossman, 18, and Jo Anna Marie Vassar, 20, both of Clovis […]

Bass, Anita K.

Anita Kay Bass Services: Have been held. Anita Kay Bass, 69, of Azle, Texas, died Saturday, July 3, 2004, in Fort Worth. She was born on Nov. 23, 1934, in Estelline, Texas, to Andy Clinton and Ruth Wright Dunlap. She was raised on a farm, loved music and the outdoors. She graduated from Morton (Texas) […]

Johnston, Kay

Kay Johnston Services: Have been held. Kay Johnston, 59, of Portales died Wednesday, April 14, 2004, at Laurel Ridge Health Care Center in Clovis. She was born on Nov. 3, 1944, in Tucumcari to Louise and Bill Johnston. Her family moved to Portales from Levelland, Texas, in 1959. While she was in school, she worked […]

President is never-wrong kind of guy

Leonard Pitts Jr. You know the guy I mean. Maybe he works two cubicles over, maybe you went to school with him, maybe he’s your brother-in-law. You could call him the guy who’s never wrong, but that wouldn’t be quite accurate. He is the guy who never “admits” he’s wrong. The guy who says, “That’s […]

Pressure by Bush must be ckecked in investigation

Commentary The resignation of — and subsequent week of heavy demand for — David A. Kay, the former U.N. weapons inspector who headed the weapons-searching Iraq Survey Group, might turn out to be little more than a week of fleeting publicity. Even if his assertions are valid, it is probably too much to hope that […]

Goodman, Kay

Kay Goodman Services: Have been held. Mrs. Kay Goodman, 56, of Albuquerque, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, at her home. She was born on Feb. 28, 1949, in Portales, to Sue and Ed Harris. She grew up in Portales and graduated from Portales High School in 1965. She graduated from Eastern New Mexico University in […]

Kronewitter, Kay

Kay Kronewitter Services: Have been held. Kay Francis Kronewitter, 64, of Kenosha, Wis., died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, at her home. She was born on June 27, 1939, in Alaska, Mich., to Corliss E. and Alice K. Ish Crankshaw. She graduated from Freemont High School in Michigan and attended Grand Valley State University with a […]

Save the last dance for Krystal

Even though she spent prom night in the intensive care unit of Covenant Hospital in Lubbock after a car crash, Krystal Allen will get to dance after all. “It’s gonna be the whole works,” said Duffy Moon of Mix 107.5 FM radio, who is coordinating what he calls a “second chance prom” with community donations. […]

Family, schools rally around student

By Darrell Todd Maurina Krystal Allen missed her senior prom at Clovis High School after she was hit by a car. But school officials and her family are working hard to make sure she doesn’t miss her graduation. “She’s still in a lot of pain,” said the girl’s mother, Kay Allen. “She’s doing better, and […]