Cell Phone Etiquette and Centipedes

By Curtis K. Shelburne I just talked to Joshua, our youngest son, on the cell phone. Amazing. Yes, cell phones in general amaze me. I have a love/hate relationship with the gadgets. They are blessings when you own one (or if you need to reel in a teenager) and a blight when they own you. […]

Reunions

Sudan The Sudan Homecoming Banquet will be Sept. 16, 2006, in the High School Commons Area. Registration and reception will be at 5:30 p.m. and the meal will be served at 7 p.m. Plates are $15. The meal and entertainment will be provided by ex-students. All ex-students and teachers are encouraged to attend. Information: 806-385-7407 […]

Triplett, Jennie

Jennie Lee Triplett, 87, of Fort Sumner and formerly of Farmington died Friday, Feb. 17, 2006, at Laurel Ridge Care Center. She was born Oct. 1, 1918, in Memphis, Texas, the daughter of Luther John McKenzie and the former Nancy Elizabeth Willis. She was raised in Muleshoe and Sudan, Texas. She attended school at Sudan […]

Wiseman, T. C.

T. C. Wiseman Services: Have been held. T.C. Wiseman, 75, of Clovis, died April 3, 2005, at the NorthWest Texas Healthcare System in Amarillo. He was born on April 18, 1929, in Sudan, Texas, to Charles and Mable Whitmire Wiseman. He attended school in Sudan. He was a farmer and a member of the First […]

Stone-cold Steers lose to Sudan

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Farwell’s Tate Nichols drives splits Sudan defenders Michael Warren and Dagan Provence during the first half of their game Tuesday in Farwell. Farwell fell to Sudan 66-52. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By John Eisel: CNJ sports writer FARWELL — The Farwell Steers had an unfriendly rim in their home gym, as an uncharacteristically poor […]

Prep Capsules

CNJ STAFF Capsules All times MDT Texico (6-0) at Loving (6-0) 7 p.m. Friday Last week: Texico beat Santa Rosa 21-14. Loving beat Eunice 26-14. Loving players to watch: Nathan Vasquez, QB/FS, 5-9 170, Sr.; Phillip Lara, RB, 5-9 175, Sr. Keys to game:Texico coach Mike Prokop said his team needs to control the ball […]

Reunions 5/9

Circle Back Reunion II The Circle Back Reunion will be held at 10:30 a.m. on June 26, at the Sudan High School Cafeteria. For more information contact Mary Gage Hanna at 806-385-7407.

Sims, Ed

Ed Sims Services: Have been held. Ed Sims, 82, of Muleshoe, died April 30, 2004. He was born on April 18, 1922, in Quitaque, Texas, to Samuel E. and Millie Lee Sims. He married Mary M. Cameron on July 7, 1949, in Las Vegas, Nev. He and his family moved to the Needmore community in […]

Lady Blue gains playoff berth

CNJ STAFF LITTLEFIELD, Texas — The Farwell girls were in danger of missing the state basketball playoffs for the first time in six years before a big fourth quarter. On the other hand, the Farwell boys were the victim of the rally in the second game of Friday’s District 3-1A playoff doubleheader. In a playoff […]

Lady Blue’s rally falls short

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Farwell’s Hailey Grimes releases a pass over Sudan’s Myesha Williams during the second half of Friday’s game in Farwell. Photo by Eric Kluth By Dave Wagner FARWELL — If ever a team looked out of it, it was the Farwell Lady Blue on Friday night. While Sudan scored on its first six and 10 of […]