Feb. 8, 2009: Engagements

Southern-Encinias Max Baca and Judy Southern, both of Portales, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Amanda LeAnn Southern to Phillip Ray Encinias, both of Clovis. He is the son of Rubel and Judith Encinias of Clovis. The couple will exchange vows March 7, 2009 at 200 E. 7th in Portales. A reception […]

Feb. 6 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from January 28 through Wednesday: • Steven R. Sartain, 28, to Kristy M. Bishop, 27, both of Clovis • Paul Apodaca, 34, to Solitaire Teresa Marie Olson, 29, both of Clovis • Tony J. Moncayo, 46, to Ashley N. Harris, 23, both of Clovis • Ricardo […]

Feb. 1, 2009 Engagements

Chisum-Morgan Rex and Kim Chisum of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Whitney Chisum, to Joseph Morgan, both of Albuquerque. He is the son of Jody Morgan and the late Ray Morgan of Lovington. The couple will exchange vows on July 18, 2009. The bride-elect is a graduate of the University […]

Jan. 30 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from Jan. 22 through Wednesday: • Jose M. Sanchez Jr., 46, to Yolanda F. Sanchez, 47, both of Clovis • Mario Junior Zaragosa, 18, of Muleshoe, to Nellie Vanessa Gomez, 19, of Clovis

Marriage matters online, too

By Anita Tedaldi: CNJ Columnist I met a man. Business brought us together. I contacted him about an upcoming project and we started talking. I do a lot of work over the Internet, so informality is pretty common — no “Dear Sir:” and somber punctuation, but lots of first names and exclamation points. He invited […]

Jan. 23, 2009 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from Jan. 15 through Wednesday: • Felix Rueben Acuna, 25, to Meloney Annette Gutierrez, 20, both of Clovis • Lonzell Wiggins Jr., 36, to Roshell Zanella Floyd, 24, both of Clovis • Lester Paul Alexander, 28, to Melinda S. Adams, 22, both of Clovis • Zackary […]

Commissioners opposed to same-sex marriage

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer Curry County Commissioner Caleb Chandler wants to send a message to the state Legislature: Curry County is against same-sex marriage. Three other commissioners are supporting him. Chandler is sponsoring a resolution opposing Senate Bill 12 and House Bill 21, which would make domestic partnership legal in New Mexico. Chandler […]

Jan. 16 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from Jan. 8 through Wednesday: • Cesareo Contreras, 21, of Portales to Arelis Soto, 21, of Clovis • Joshua Scott Cragin, 20, to Samantha Marie Brown, 20, both of Clovis • Warren Anthony Ellis, 31, of Shirley, N.Y., to Shawnasia Marie James, 21, of Clovis

Jan. 11, 2009 Engagements

Reyes-Jauregui Debbie Reyes of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of her daughter, Linda Reyes of Clovis to Louis Jauregui of Chicago. He is the son of Eliseo and May Jauregui of Chicago. The couple will exchange vows Jan. 31, 2009, at Our Lady of Guadalupe. The reception will be at American Legion Post […]

Jan. 9 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from January 1 through Wednesday: • Donald Eugene Pigg, 70, to Sylvia Jeanet Clark, 73, both of Lubbock • Carlos Heladio Chavez, 19, to Selene Baquera, 18, both of Clovis • Juan Jesus Garcia, 29, to Davida Francine Pacheco, 28, both of Clovis • Christopher Michael […]