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Wild runners raise funds for Search and Rescue team

The sixth annual SAR Wild Run, held Sunday, Aug. 13 in Shaver Lake, hosted a crowd of marathon runners who participated in the scenic...

Clovis Chamber prepares to search for new executive director

It’s business as usual at the Clovis Chamber of Commerce as the organization gears up for ClovisFest, its second largest annual event, in the...

Clovis police officer gets national honor

In August 2016, Clovis police officer Curtis Shurtliff saved a 5-year-old boy from drowning in a lake. Shurtliff, who was camping near Shaver Lake at...

Pieology celebrates grand opening of Clovis location

Clovis Roundup Staff Pieology Pizzeria, a trendy fast casual chain that offers customizable personal pizzas, celebrated the grand opening of its Clovis location Aug. 10...

Clovis Chamber CEO announces retirement

By Clovis Roundup Staff Clovis Chamber of Commerce CEO Mark Blackney announced Aug. 3 that he will retire from his post, effective immediately. He has...

Clovis holds second annual Back to School Bash

By Tomas Kassahun | Reporter Thousands of children and their families came together on Saturday, Aug. 5 at Sierra Vista Mall in Clovis hoping to...

Crafting with Hottemp Opens New Studio

By Carole Grosch Clovis got an artistic boost when Crafting with Hottemp opened its doors this summer. On Friday, Aug. 4, the studio had its...

Chef Pacini says farewell to Old Hotel Bistro

By Valerie Shelton It was a bittersweet goodbye to the Old Hotel Bistro for Chef Jim Pacini, who had spent the last two years establishing...

Clovis students dive into space

By Tomas Kassahun For one week in July, 40 high school students in Clovis participated in a program called Dive Into Space. The program is designed...

Chris Colfer visits Clovis on ‘Land of Stories’ book tour

By Valerie Shelton | Reporter Famous Clovis East alum Chris Colfer returned to his hometown July 25 to celebrate the launch of the final book...

Jan Thomas says farewell to swim school

By Valerie Shelton | Reporter After teaching 60,000-plus children in the Clovis and Fresno area to swim over six decades, 80-year-old Jan Thomas is finally...

Clovis Soroptimist to offer $1,500 in Live Your Dream Awards

CLOVIS ROUNDUP STAFF Soroptimist International of Clovis is starting off its 2017-2018 year by offering $1,500 in Live Your Dream Awards; installing new officers for...

Habitat for Humanity surprises new homeowners

By Tomas Kassahun | Reporter Three families in Clovis were shocked to learn that they will soon become homeowners. The Karapetyan, Lee and Yang families got...

Peach Party takes over Farmers Market

Photo by Ron Sundquist/Clovis Roundup - The Peach Party is sponsored by Wawona Foods and was held on July 14 during Old Town Clovis’ Friday...

Clovis recognizes International Assistance Dog Week

By Tomas Kassahun | Reporter @TomasKassahun The City of Clovis honored a special group of pets at the city council meeting on Monday, July 17, presenting...

The Body Building offers first cryotherapy chamber and infrared sauna in Central Valley

For some, going to the gym can be a challenge—where do you start, why does everyone there seem to be fit and know what...

Pole Vaulting returns to Clovis

By Johnny Martin | Reporter The 23rd annual North American Pole Vault Championships returned to Old Town Clovis during the July 21 Friday night Farmers...

Country musician John Pemberton returns to Clovis

By Valerie Shelton | Reporter John Pemberton has been playing music since the tender age of 5 and performing since age 10, when he and...

A revival for an Old Town boutique

BY VALERIE SHELTON For nearly three years, a little boutique filled to the brim with clothes, candles and fragrances was confined to 700 square feet...

Smoke N Spurs Plans Future Grand Opening in Old Town

BY CAROLE GROSCH After a year and a half of renovations, new family-run restaurant Smoke N Spurs, opened earlier this year at 361 Pollasky Ave....

Local Construction Firms Honored by ABC NorCal with Safety Award

CLOVIS ROUNDUP STAFF Soltek Pacific Construction Company of Clovis, Four C's Construction Company of Fresno and Fresno Plumbing & Heating, Inc. were among 25 recipients...

Clovis says goodbye to iconic educator

BY TOMAS KASSAHUN Daniel H. Langpaap, who was one of the original principals at Clovis Unified School District, died from illness on June 28, 2017. Langpaap...

Clovis student overcomes culture shock, gets scholarship

BY TOMAS KASSAHUN When she left India and came to the United States as a 13-year-old girl, Cinthiya Chander was expecting the kids in her...

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