June 19, 2008 Education Digest

CHS swim coach receives award Vincent de Maio will be honored Tuesday during the Clovis Municipal School Board Meeting with the New Mexico School Board Association’s Excellence for Student Achievement Award, according to a press release. De Maio has been Clovis High School’s swimming coach since 2004.

CHS SWIMMING: State meet begins today in Albuquerque

By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent One finalist last year at state was the first building block. Now, the Clovis High swim team is looking to add on. The New Mexico state swimming and diving championships are scheduled for this weekend at Albuquerque Academy, with preliminary competition today and the finals on Saturday. In 2006, the […]

Officials thinking growth

By Mike Linn: CNJ news editor The city of Clovis is getting more involved in the future of Main Street. It’s also getting more involved in the health and well-being of the city’s youth. City commissioners Thursday voted to designate downtown as the Clovis Downtown Metropolitan Redevelopment Area, meaning the city would be able to […]

In tribute: Ex-POW becomes doctor

By David Irvin: CNJ staff writer He was a medical doctor who took a personal interest in each of his patients, always strived to make the best of a bad situation, and had a deep love for knowledge and education. That’s how family members described Clovis’ Michele de Maio, who died Nov. 4 from complications […]

de Maio, Dr. Michele

Dr. Michele de Maio Services: Have been held. Dr. Michele de Maio, 89, of Clovis, died Thursday, Nov. 4, 2004, at his home. He was born on Feb. 9, 1915, in Cava dei Tierreni Salerno, Italy, to Isidoro and Concetta Pisappia de Maio. He married Ann Hanes on Dec. 23, 1951, in Carlsbad. He received […]