Bauske, Vivian

Vivian Bauske, 88, of Albuquerque and formerly of Clovis, died Friday, Dec. 9, 2005, at The Cottages of Albuquerque. She was born Aug. 17, 1917, in Harrisburg, Mo. Her family purchased a farm in La Junta, Colo., and they left Harrisburg when she was 2 years old. She grew up in La Junta and moved […]

City civic center expected to be completed by mid-December

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Lanny Gass of Clovis hangs wire for decorative sheet rock Tuesday at the Clovis Civic Center located on the north side of Seventh Street near Schepps Boulevard. The civic center is scheduled to open by mid-December. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer A light coat of tan dirt covers the site […]

Clovis plans big reception for BRAC officials

By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer Roy Seay, vice president of Clovis National Bank, will not be in his office on June 24. He will be on the streets of Clovis. And so will his employees. The bank will be closed until noon because, for Seay, it is important to replace that morning’s normal activities […]

Committee considers facility management

By David Irvin: CNJ staff writer The Clovis Civic Center steering committee is considering several ideas for managing the $6 million facility once it’s complete, including establishing an independent Civic Center Board and hiring a center director. The city-funded center is located at Seventh Street and Schepps Boulevard. “It’s an exciting time,” said Jay Gurley, […]

Center no longer dream

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Clovis Mayor David Lansford (right) celebrates with City Commissioner Juan Garza on Wednesday moments after the groundbreaking for the Clovis Civic Center on Seventh Street near Schepps Boulevard. (CNJ staff photo: Ryan Lengerich) By Tova Fruchtman: CNJ staff writer After about 50 years of planning and dreaming, a frosty winter Wednesday morning and a thick […]