Category: Local News

Clovis substitute teaches children through her new book

Working with children can be very rewarding, and for one former teacher it can even help inspire a book. Chrys…

Clovis author receives national literature award

The Nature Generation, an environmental nonprofit organization, recently presented Clovis author Margarita Engle with the national 2018 Green Earth Book…

CUSD expresses gratitude to longtime board members

Clovis Unified School District dedicated a portion of Wednesday night's meeting to outgoing board members Sandy Budd and Jim Van…

Clovis West students light the way for children in Kenya, local first responders

Environmental science students at Clovis West High School are lighting the way for villagers in Africa and local first responders.…

Clovis honors Veterans

Clovis Veterans Memorial District honored veterans and active military members Sunday, Nov. 11 with a day-long celebration. The event kicked…

Clovis City Council election slated for March 2019

Three seats on the Clovis City Council will be up for re-election in the city’s general municipal election set for…

City presents proclamation to longtime resident Ed Flores

The City of Clovis presented a proclamation to Ed Flores last week in recognition of his services to the community.…

Academy Church launches $200,000 fund drive

The Academy Community Foundation recently launched a major fundraiser for the historic 1868 Academy Church located in the outskirts of…

Local restaurants offering freebies for veterans and active military

Restaurants around the country are offering freebies and discounts this Veterans Day as a way of thanking veterans and active…

Home Sweet Home: Cottage Home Program revitalizes Old Town alleys

For Snow White, a cottage was the perfect home. And here in Clovis, many residents agree. Clovis’ Cottage Home Program…

Level 7 Fitness raises the bar for Veteran’s Day fundraiser

Working out makes you sweat – a lot. And opening a gym can have the same effect. Take it from…

Clovis runner CJ Albertson breaks Two Cities Marathon record, qualifies for Olympic trials

Clovis native CJ Albertson outran the competition at the 11th annual Two Cities Marathon over the weekend. The Buchanan High…

Big Lots introduces new Clovis store

Big Lots celebrated the grand opening of its new Clovis store with a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday morning. The store,…

Clovis Fire Department sends crew to assist with Camp Fire

Clovis Fire Department has sent nine personnel and two engines to help with the Camp Fire in Northern California. So…

CUSD board welcomes new faces

The Clovis Unified School District governing board underwent a few changes this election cycle. Susan Hatmaker beat out longtime incumbent…

Clovis parks crew takes home first place at CPRS competition

Clovis’ unsung heroes had a chance to shine last week at the California Parks and Recreation Society (CPRS) District 7…

Veteran leader August Flach elected to CVMD Board of Directors

Clovis Veterans Memorial District has a new – but familiar – face serving on its board of directors. The new…

Clovis North students inspired by visually impaired classmate

Students in Joel Abels’ drama class at Clovis North took part in a special activity Thursday morning. As part of…

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Where does your money go?

It’s the last day of October, which means it’s also the last day of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Many of…

SJCL grad Amy Guerra appointed to Fresno County Superior Court

Amy Guerra is moving up the ladder in her respective profession as the 2007 San Joaquin College of Law graduate…

Clovis Rotary gives to the Philippines

With the help of local service organizations, the Clovis Rotary Club collected nearly 300 shoeboxes and filled them with hygiene,…

44th Annual ClovisFest

Saturday was the first day of 44th annual ClovisFest, a day filled with hot air balloons, over 200 craft and…

2018 welcomes newest Clovis Unified Hall of Fame inductees

Seven individuals and two teams were honored as the third class in the Clovis Unified School District Hall of Fame…