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Jim Van Volkinburg selected as 2018 CUSD board president

The Clovis Unified School District board held its annual election of governing board officers at the last meeting of 2017 on Dec. 6. During the...

District earns clean audit for fourth consecutive year

For the fourth year in a row, Clovis Unified’s financial audit report has come back clean. While the news may not seem too exciting, it...

Pearl Harbor survivors tell their stories at CVMD’s Remembrance Day

By Daniel Leon & Leticia Madrigal To commemorate the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor and honor the 2,403 service members and civilians who...

Self-taught local singer-songwriter Jason Cade performs in Old Town Clovis

Local country artist Jason Cade performed under the stars to Clovis locals on a chilly but beautiful evening Dec. 1 at the patio of...

Popular shopping promotion ‘Big Wins Day’ returns to Clovis

Clovis retailers, customers and the community will once again benefit from “Big Wins Day” on Wednesday, Dec. 13. The annual promotion serves as a reward...

Clovis Police arrests mail thieves

A Clovis Police Officer observed a male breaking into a community mailbox near Fowler and Alluvial avenues Thursday morning around 6 a.m. As the male...

Santa arrives in Clovis, lights City Hall Christmas tree

The City of Clovis hosted its annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at City Hall on Monday, Dec. 4. The event began with entertainment by Clark...

Children’s Electric Christmas Parade lights up Old Town for 30 years

The annual Clovis Children’s Electric Christmas Parade marched, danced, and twirled its way into holiday festivities in Old Town Clovis on Dec. 2, courtesy...

Clovis Community College selected as finalist for Bellwether Award

A pair of local educational institutions are working together to prepare students for college-level curriculum and their efforts were recognized Tuesday as Clovis Community...

Bringing Home a New Puppy This Holiday Season

Contributed by Better Business Bureau Seeing an adorable puppy under the tree may seem like the perfect holiday gift to some, but making a new...

Clovis: Not just a gateway, a destination

Traveling north on Clovis Avenue, visitors and residents alike often notice the welcoming neon sign hanging overhead as they enter Old Town Clovis: “Clovis,...

Clovis Community College raises over $50K in #ClovisCrushGivingDay fundraising effort

The rising cost of tuition often acts as a barrier for students looking to pursue higher education, and supporters of a local community college...

Clovis Salvation Army Corps faces closure, needs more bell ringers this holiday season

The Clovis chapter of the Salvation Army Corps is in danger of closing this spring. While the local corps fundraising efforts actually brought in an...

Loma Vista urban village finally underway

It takes at least 10 years to see the plan you set in motion finally come to fruition. That is what an old boss...

Clovis native gives back to alma mater with $30M gift

UC San Diego has a special place in the heart of Clovis native and Qualcomm co-founder Franklin Antonio, and that is why he is...

Hotels set sights on Clovis

“You can’t find a room in Clovis”—that’s the current dilemma in the up-and-coming destination city according to Shawn Miller, the city’s business development manager. As...

Council member sheds light on high premature birth rate

For many Valley residents, the topic of premature birth hits close to home, with so many knowing a child, or at least knowing of...

Council recognizes local homeschool robotics team

A group of Clovis robotics students, labeled the Robot Rampagers, was honored at a recent council meeting where they presented their team’s project on...

Fort Washington Elementary celebrates start of holiday season with annual Turkey Trot

Fort Washington Elementary School hit the ground running for its 30th annual Turkey Trot for about 650 K-6 students on Friday, Nov. 17. Kindergarten,...

Clovis Salutes Veterans

Area veterans, their families and community members gathered inside and around the grounds of the Clovis Veterans Memorial District on Saturday, Nov. 11 for...

Thursday’s One Enchanted Evening to feature carriage rides and launch of new Old Town...

With leaves falling and the chilly weather setting in, Old Town Clovis is getting ready to kick off this holiday season by hosting One...

The Trading Post celebrates Cinderella-style transformation

Merely a few short years ago, the now bustling Trading Post shopping center on the southeast corner of Herndon and Clovis avenues was home...

Clovis Transit fleet joins Safe Place Network

In honor of National Runaway Prevention Month this November, Clovis Transit’s entire fleet of 30 buses recently joined the growing list of Fresno County...

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