June 12, 1941

Prospects for federal aid in developing Clovis’ airport “appear to be excellent,” according to a telegram from U.S. Sen. Carl Hatch, formerly of Clovis. … More than 90 representatives of Clovis civic clubs gathered to discuss ways to “clean up Clovis to combat a plague of mosquitoes,” the Clovis News-Journal reported. Mayor E.E. Kraus proclaimed […]

Kraus, Ora

Ora E. Kraus, 80, of Clovis, died Friday, Dec. 24, 2004, at her home in Clovis. She was born on May 6, 1924, in Tatum to Fred and Ada Blackburn Petty. She was a resident of Clovis most of her life and graduated from Portales High School. She was co-owner of Clovis Furniture Store. She […]