Lowe, C.E.

Lowe, C.E. Services: Have been held. C.E. “Gene” Lowe, 89, of Muleshoe, died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2003, at Muleshoe Area Medical Center. He was born Oct. 29, 1914 in Marlow, Okla. He married Georgia DeBord in Texico on Jan. 11, 1937. He moved to the Muleshoe community in 1944 from Farwell. He owned and operated […]

Lowe, Olen

Lowe, Olen Services: Have been held. Olen Lowe, 90, of Portales, died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003, at Heartland Continuing Care Center in Portales. He was born Nov. 28, 1912, in Fairplay, Mo., to Nora and Walter Lowe. Mr. Olen moved to Texas when he was young, and lived in Borger for several years, where he […]

Lowe’s stocking up

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By Gary Mitchell Lowe’s Home Center officials will take possession today of their newly constructed 135,000-square-foot facility at the corner of Prince and Llano Estacado streets, behind the Golden Corral restaurant. Meanwhile, two semi-trailer loads of forklifts and several semi-trailer loads of steel racks surrounded the new Lowe’s parking lot Tuesday afternoon. “Today (Tuesday), we’re […]

New stores mean new jobs in Clovis

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The parking lot at the corner of 21st and Prince, vacant since Kmart left Clovis, is now filling with cars of shoppers at the new Hobby Lobby store. CNJ staff photo: Darrell Todd Maurina. Gary Mitchell Hobby Lobby Creative Center co-manager Roger Lusk said he was pleasantly surprised at the warm reception the new arts […]

Culpepper, Althea

Althea Culpepper Services: Have been held. Mrs. Althea L. Wheeler Culpepper, 90, of Clovis, died Friday, Aug. 22, 2003, at her home. She was born Jan. 31, 1913, in Munday, Texas, to Robert A. and Cordie E. Sargent Lowe. She graduated from Clovis High School in 1930. She attended Weatherford College in Texas and New […]

Hobby Lobby sets sights on Clovis

By Gary Mitchell Another major chain has selected Clovis for the site of a new store. Hobby Lobby Creative Center officials announced Monday plans to open an arts and crafts retail store in Clovis in the former Kmart. Officials said construction will begin soon and the store will be open by this fall. The seventh […]

Lowe’s store almost a done deal

By Jack King A spokeswoman for Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse said Thursday the company has closed a deal to buy a site in Clovis. Julie Valeant, the company spokeswoman, said partners in the deal are still completing final paperwork and she could not provide more details about the deal until the paperwork is finished. Developer […]