Weddings — Oct. 3

Gammill Adele Lovorn of Portales and Joe Gammill of Lampasas, Texas, were married Sept. 19, 2010, in the bride’s backyard in Portales. The bride is the daughter of Elmer Harp and Jack and Blanche Williamson. Barbara George presided over the ceremony. The best man was Burtom Gammill. The bride was attended by Neil Lovorn and […]

Melvin Lindley “Lefty” Lovorn

Melvin Lindley “Lefty” Lovorn, 82, of Portales died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2006, at his home. He was born Feb. 22, 1923, in Goree, Texas, to Nell and Walter Lovorn. For 20 years he was a salesman for Holsum Bread Company. Later, he and his wife owned and operated the Sands Restaurant, but his real love was […]

Hill, Lucille

Services: Have been held. Lucille Hill, 100, died Saturday, April 16, 2005, at Retirement Ranch in Clovis. Hill was born April 15, 1905, in Dublin, Texas, to Emma and Samuel W. Irwin. She grew up in Erath County, Texas. Her family moved from Jacksboro, Texas, to Portales in 1927. She made her home with her […]

Muleshoe splits 3A playoff games

By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent HEREFORD — If Muleshoe’s boys basketball team could have picked one player to have a cold shooting tonight – and have it come true – the Mules might now be preparing for another round in the postseason. But Canyon’s Kyle Lovorn was as far from cold as you can get […]