Green, Artie W.

Artie Wreathel Green, 85, of Hereford, Texas, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2005. She was born July 20, 1920, in Quay County to Ben and Nellie Morrison. She married Estel Green on Sept. 6, 1939 in Portales. She was a homemaker and a member of Frio Baptist Church near Hereford. She was preceded in death by […]

Country singer looks for wife with rolling billboard

By Tonya Garner: CNJ staff writer Clovis resident Ann Morrison stood Friday in the parking lot of S&S Supermarket, eyes trained on the blond man crooning from atop a tour bus. Country singer Brian Stace made a stop in Clovis to promote his new CD. The blue-eyed Wisconsin native is also seeking a wife. His […]

Soap Box Derby zooms to finish

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Logan Garner, 12, of Clovis, heads down the race track during Saturday’s Soap Box Derby on Sycamore Street in Clovis. Garner finished the derby in fifth place. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Ryn Gargulinski: CNJ staff writer Eric Collings said he was not at all surprised when he zoomed away as champion of Clovis’ Soap […]

Morrison, Esther

Esther Morrison Services: Have been held. Mrs. Esther Morrison, 92, of Potales, died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at Farwell Convalescent Center. She was born on Sept. 17, 1911, in Weatherford, Texas, to Elsie and Pete Partin. She grew up in the Granbury area and made her home there until 1991 when she moved to Portales. […]

Baker, Orville

Orville Baker Services: 2 p.m. Monday at the American Legion in Logan Mr. Orville Baker, 71, of Clovis, a retired construction foreman, died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, in Amarillo. He was born on March 6, 1933, in Little Rock, Ark., to Bill and Hazel Baker. He served in the Korean War. After returning, he served […]

Honor rolls 4/11

Disclosure Statement The following student names are listed as their respective schools have submitted them. Names may have been withheld in compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Student qualification for Clovis Municipal Schools’ Honor Roll is decided, based on the following criteria: Elementary Schools: Two honor rolls will be created in […]

‘Music Week’ begins

By Ryan Lengerich Janet Bernard studied music therapy in college, but said there weren’t enough jobs in the field. So she went back to school for her education degree. Now in her third year as Lincoln Jackson Elementary School music teacher, Bernard said she doesn’t regret the decision at all. “I love it because it […]

Honor Roll 1/29

Editor’s note: Honor-roll lists are provided by Clovis school officials. Names may have been withheld by the school because of privacy concerns related to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Sandia Elementary School A Honor Roll Third grade: Heather Purdy, Lyndsi LeClear Fourth grade: Hazel Cunningham, Skyler Fogle, Kyleigh Knight, Breann Morrison, Shatia […]

Taylor, Imogene

Imogene Taylor Services: Have been held. Mrs. Imogene Taylor, 99, died Friday, Dec. 19, 2003, at Heartland Continuing Care Center in Portales. She was born April 26, 1904, in Gail, Texas, to Lula and Charlie Benjamin Morrison. The oldest of six children, she was baptized in the Church of Christ at an early age and […]

Morrison, Roger

ROGER MORRISON Services: Have been held. Roger Lee Morrison, 52, of Clovis, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on March 31, 1951, in Logan, W. Va., to Burton and Reva C. Seacrist Morrison. He worked as a training systems technician for 20 years. He had worked […]

Autrey, Margaret

Margaret Autrey Services: Have been held. Mrs. Margaret Ann Morrison Winn Autrey, 50, of Clovis, a school bus driver, died Monday, June 16, 2003, in Clovis. She was born on Feb. 12, 1953, in Portales. She was raised in Ruidoso where she graduated from high school. She married Mack Winn in March of 1972. She […]

Atchley, Gene

Gene Atchley Services: Have been held. Mrs. Imogene “Gene” Atchley, 70, of Portales, died Saturday, July 26, 2003, at University Medical Center in Lubbock. She was born on Aug. 29, 1932, in Cordell, Okla., to Virgie and Dub Dunaway. She grew up in Cordell. She married Bill Morrison in 1949. They made their home in […]

Johnston, Maxine

Maxine F. Johnston Services: Have been held. Mrs. Maxine F. Johnston, 73, died Friday, May 16, 2003, at her home in Portales. She was born Sept. 4, 1929, in Dora to Ruby and Frank Morrison. She attended school in both Dora and Floyd before moving to Portales. She was a 1948 graduate of Portales High […]

Public Record

Compiled from court records from May 1 through Wednesday Marriage Licenses Joel Barba, 25, of Texico and Regina Jalyn Longley, 25, of Clovis Melecio Bustillos, 36 and Darlene J. Gutierrez, 43, both of Texico Jude Allen Sena, 45 and Rebecca Andrea Gonzales, 44, both of Clovis Royce Donovan Foster, 18 and Verneda Ann Koenig, 19, […]