Preparations in place for Floyd Jamboree

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The Floyd Jamboree will go on this year despite no one showing for Sunday’s auditions, according to Floyd Lions Club Vice President and Jamboree Program Chairman Fred Patterson. Patterson said he still expected to have a full slate of participants. There were about 30 participants at the 2011 event. “I’ve already contacted everybody (from last […]

Health department seeking Clovis man for treatment

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CNJ staff The New Mexico Department of Public Health is looking for a man it believes needs isolated medical treatment. Robert. J. Gutierrez, 45, of Clovis has been diagnosed with active pulmonary tuberculosis with cavitary lung disease. The New Mexico Department of Public Safety issued a press release regarding Gutierrez Monday morning labeled “missing-endangered-caution person […]

Health department seeking Clovis man for treatment

Robert. J. Gutierrez, 45, of Clovis has been diagnosed with active pulmonary tuberculosis with cavitary lung disease. The New Mexico Department of Public Health is looking for a man it believes needs isolated medical treatment. Robert. J. Gutierrez, 45, of Clovis has been diagnosed with active pulmonary tuberculosis with cavitary lung disease. The New Mexico […]

Dora news —

Progress reports sent home Teachers will issue progress reports to students to take home today. These reports show academic progress for the first three weeks of the third grading period, which ends March 8.

Dora news – Jan. 31

Progress reports sent home Teachers will issue progress reports to students to take home today. These reports show academic progress for the first three weeks of the third grading period, which ends March 8. Basketball schedule Today: Dora junior high 'A' teams, JV, and varsity host Floyd at 3 p.m. Thursday: Junior high tournament at […]

Elida news — Jan. 31

Sports schedule Tuesday: Basketball, Fort Sumner, away, JVG, VG and VB, 4 p.m. Thursday: Basketball, San Jon, home, VG and VB, 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday: Basketball, Fort Sumner tournament, JH-G and JH-B.

My turn: Hermit killed for $.13

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Old Josh Blocher’s supposed wealth got him killed in 1951. Lester Stevens heard rumors the Bailey County hermit was rich in 1947, when he was working on a Bailey County road project. By 1951, Stevens was working at an Amarillo lead smelter, where he became acquainted with co-worker Thomas Livesay, the Amarillo Daily News reported. […]

My turn: Hermit killed for $.13

Old Josh Blocher's supposed wealth got him killed in 1951. Lester Stevens heard rumors the Bailey County hermit was rich in 1947, when he was working on a Bailey County road project. By 1951, Stevens was working at an Amarillo lead smelter, where he became acquainted with co-worker Thomas Livesay, the Amarillo Daily News reported. […]

Monday morning briefing: Soup, tax help and the Lone Ranger

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Monday briefing. Souper Bowl The Salvation Army's annual Souper Bowl fundraiser is 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday at the organization's building in Clovis, 317 E. Second St. $5 gets you a choice of home cooked green chili stew, minestrone, posole or potato soup and… you […]

Hounds dominate Cardinals

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Basketball’s a lot easier when you play with the lead. Same thing when your bigs dominate. Center Curtis Wilkinson dominated the paint with a 19-point, 20-rebound performance, and the Eastern New Mexico University Greyhounds jumped out to a 7-0 lead, withstood two Incarnate Word charges before pulling away late for a 75-57 Lone Star Conference […]