Pauline F. Mitchell

Services: From 1 p.m. to 6 pm. on Thursday visitation will be at the Chavez Funeral Home in Fort Sumner. From 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Friday, there will be visitation followed by the funeral service at the Methodist Church in House. Pauline F. Mitchell, 89, a resident of Clovis and formerly of House, […]

06-23-2007: Around Town

Pacheco baby arrives… Joshua Darian Pacheco was born at 8:23 a.m., on May 30 in Clovis. He weighed 7 pounds and 11 ounces and was 20 1/4 inches long. His parents are Veronica Baca and Joshua Pacheco of Tucumcari. Tech educator honored… Billy Don Bell, a technology educator, at Dimmitt Middle School in Texas, was […]

Williamson lectureship returns for another year

By Tony Parra: Freedom Newspapers Portales will be the center of those who view the world in a different way on Thursday when experts in the field of science-fiction join local science-fiction writing legend Jack Williamson of Portales for the 30th annual Williamson Lectureship. “I enjoy the variety of people who have different points of […]

12/17 Obituaries

Ralph Robinson Services: Have been held. Ralph Robinson died on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2005, in Newark, Ohio. He was born Sept. 24, 1942, in Cincinnati, Ohio. A former Tucumcari resident, he had been a mechanic for the federal government and was a veteran of Vietnam. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Robinson, […]

November adoption starts new family

TV Hagenah For Jeri and Sammy Robinson Wednesday, Nov. 10 was a very special day this year for something other than being the day before Veterans’ Day. For the two, It was the day they officially became a family because on Wednesday, which was National Adoption Day, Sammy was adopted by Jeri his official new […]

Artists display favorite works

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By Angela Peacock Gourds, hard shelled fruits often used for ornaments, have fascinated Elsie Lerke ever since she can remember. Lerke once stumbled on a miniature gourd souvenir she thought she could not live without until she discovered it cost $90. That experience left Lerke determined to make gourd art her hobby. “I have given […]