ENMU’s growth continues

Freedom New Mexico: Alisa Boswell Eastern New Mexico University students walk the halls of the Jack Williamson Liberal Arts building Tuesday for classes. Freshman students said they have so far enjoyed the university and are excited about starting another semester. Alisa Boswell Enrollment for Eastern New Mexico University is over 5,000 students for the first […]

Formation of Gay-Straight Alliance approved

Liliana Castillo Clovis High School senior Steven De Los Santos is preparing for the first meeting of a Gay-Straight Alliance after a month of uncertainty if the club would even be created. “It’s exciting. I was just ecstatic when I heard. I couldn’t stop smiling. It almost feels unreal,” De Los Santos said. Formation of […]

ENMU to stay Lone Star Conference member

Eastern New Mexico University will remain a member of the Lone Star Conference, according to a memo from school president Steven Gamble released this morning.

Feasibility report on ENMU’s possible conference switch near completion

CNJ staff A committee report studying a possible move for Eastern New Mexico University athletics from the Lone Star Conference to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference is expected to be on the desk of university president Steven Gamble by the end of the week. ENMU was invited by the RMAC to consider the change earlier […]

ENMU regents OK building demolition

Freedom New Mexico At their Friday meeting, the Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents granted permission to hire an architectural firm to tear down the Lincoln Hall residency building and build a new building for freshman residents. The facility will contain 360 beds. President Steven Gamble said the university still has to obtain permission […]

Support from the skies

Courtesy of Rupert Gamble Rupert Gamble poses for a picture sitting in the cockpit of a PT-17 Boeing-Stearman Model 75 training biplane during his training for Aviation Cadets. Gamble flew re-supply missions during World War II and retired from the Air Force as a chief warrant officer. Rupert Gamble of Portales was a pilot in […]

Fowl creatures abound at Roosevelt poultry show

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Freedom New Mexico: Argen Duncan Steven Beaty of Roosevelt County with one of his 200 bantam chickens. He has organized a bantam show Saturday at the Roosevelt County Fairgrounds Pavilion. By Argen Duncan: Freedom New Mexico Why did the chicken cross the road? Maybe it was to get to the Roosevelt County Bantam Show. Organizer […]

ENMU braces for state funding cuts

By Argen Duncan: Freedom New Mexico Eastern New Mexico University President Steven Gamble said he expects substantial cuts in legislative funding for the school during a special session in October. At Friday’s ENMU Board of Regents meeting in the university Administration building, Gamble predicted ENMU would receive between a $1.2 million and $1.5 million less […]

ENMU confirms two swine flu cases

By Argen Duncan: Freedom New Mexico Two cases of H1N1 flu have been confirmed at Eastern New Mexico University. ENMU President Steven Gamble said the confirmation came Friday, and parents of the students — both of whom were from out of town — took them home. “If they can go home and recover there, we […]

ENMU president’s contract renewed

Freedom New Mexico Eastern New Mexico University President Steven Gamble’s contract was renewed Saturday by the Board of Regents. Gamble said with the approval of his contract he hopes to continue to improve the university and help students. “Hopefully, to continue to protect the quality of this institution,” Gamble said. “Help it to grow, and […]

Freeman comes first

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CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo Steven Freeman kisses his newborn son Jamie Aidan Freeman Tuesday at Plains Regional Medical Center Tuesday. Jamie Aidan Freeman was born at 6:03 a.m, making him the first baby born in 2008 at PRMC. He weighed in at 8 pounds, 2 ounces. By Liliana Castillo: CNJ staff writer The Freemans’ […]

Cannon pilot earns ACC flying instructor honors

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Capt. Ryan “Rock” Wartman, left, greets Capt. Steven “Amp” Frodsham, 522nd Fighter Squadron, Oct. 13 after Captain Frodsham’s fini flight – his last at Cannon. The Air Combat Command Instructor Pilot of the Year is heading to Langley AFB. Janet Taylor–Birkey As a boy, Steven Frodsham was captivated by the model planes his dad displayed […]

1/27 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from Jan. 19 through Wednesday: • Jose Luis Contreras, 24, to Deborah Trejo Contreras, 38, both of Lubbock • Manuel Parrilla Veloz, 50, to Adela Tagle Trevino, 49, both of Clovis • Terry Leon Obenhaus, 57, of Muleshoe, to Mary Richardson Webb, 57, of Dimmitt, Texas […]

8/19 Public Record

The following marriages licenses were compiled from court records from Aug. 10 through Aug. 17: • Brian Andrew Taylor, 30, to Kristi Ray Mick, 28, both of Clovis • Kody Allen Underwood, 20, to Mandy Rae Luther, 21, of Clovis • Steven Patrick Eiduk, 26, to Dawn Marie Southern, 30, both of Clovis • Salvador […]

West, Geraldine V.

Geraldine V. West Services: Have been held. Geraldine V. West, 69, of Louisville, Ky., died Sunday, May 1, 2005, in Louisville. She moved to Clovis in 1965. She moved to Kentucky in 2001. She was preceded in death by her parents, Marty and George Smith; and a sister, Sharon West. She is survived by a […]

Self, Steven

Steven Self Services: Have been held. Stephen Earl “Stuffy” Self, 92, of Clovis, died Thursday, March 31, 2005, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas. He was born on June 22, 1912, in Boswell, Okla., to Richard and Mary Self. He married Opal Farrar on Nov. 25,1946. He came to Melrose in 1928 and worked […]

Walley, Bob Sr.

Bob Walley Sr. Services: Have been held. Bob Walley Sr., 67, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2005, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born on Jan. 14, 1938, to Clarence and Nettie McKinney Walley in Marked Tree, Ark. He married Delores Clubb on Nov. 19, 1955, in St. Anns, Mo. He was […]

Long, Earl

Earl Long Services: Have been held. Earl A. Long, 80, of Portales, died Monday, Nov. 22, 2004, at Roosevelt General Hospital in Portales. He was born on Jan. 29, 1924, in Colgate, Okla., to Eva and Sanford Long. He served during World War II as a paratrooper in Europe. Following his military service, he married […]

Public record: 12-10-04

Compiled from court records from December 3 through December 8, 2004 Marriages Terry Ardrey, 57 to Roshanda Diane Holmes, 34, both of Clovis. Jesus Hector Rodriguez, 28 to Ninfa Navarro, 33, both of Clovis. Steven Edward Johnson ,25 to Nadine Micelle Pusateri, 23, both of Portales. Clifford John Warrick, 23 to Allyson Michelle Maggio, 24, […]

Public Record, 8-22-04

Compiled from court records from Aug. 12 through Aug. 18 Marriage Licenses James Reese, III, 25, of Hinesville, Ga., and Elizabeth Marie Landers, 18, of Clovis. Daniel William Fazio, 19, of Holbrook, N.Y., and Yachira Marie Ostolaza, 19, of Oxford, Ala. David Ray Bock, Jr., 25, and Shelly Lynn Carroll, 22, both of Clovis. Duane […]