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The Sounds of Success

What’s that I hear? It’s the sound of the Clovis economy growing – at a fast pace. New construction, vacant storefronts filling up and...

Young entrepreneurs present businesses to local sharks

By Valerie Shelton Business partners approach the podium, anxious to share information about their new product with a panel of potential investors. Their up-and-coming product...

Goldman strikes Buchanan boys to Valley soccer title

By Paul Meadors   If there's a cloud above nine, Brandon Goldman was sure riding high on top of it. The unlikeliest of heroes had just...

Ray of sunshine paves way for Buchanan girls’ soccer championship

By Paul Meadors From cloudy to downpour to sunshine, Mother Nature unleashed her full gamut of weather on the girls' Division 1 Valley championship game....

Fresno State helps Gettysburg Elementary celebrate Read across America Day

In honor of Read across America Day, Gettysburg Elementary partnered with Fresno State football players and Coach Tim DeRuyter to bring Dr. Seuss’ books...

Clovis High Mock Trial Cougars leap to state competition

By Carol Lawson-Swezey The Cougars of Clovis High School have leapt to new heights as legal eagles, winning the right to represent Fresno County at...

Awards ceremony honors police department employees

During the March 2 city council meeting, Police Chief Matt Basgall presented a number of medals to those who protect and serve the community...

Miss Clovis winners crowned on Sweetheart’s Day

By Carol Lawson-Swezey   It was a special Valentine’s evening for 13 beautiful young ladies at the Mercedes Edwards Theater in Clovis at the Miss Clovis...

Fresno State offering students food as well as knowledge

By Carol Lawson-Swezey   It’s hard to concentrate when your stomach is rumbling or when you have to decide between paying tuition or rent. At Fresno...

Honoring Clovis Unified’s best of the best

By Carol Lawson-Swezey   Nineteen employees exemplifying the best of the best in the Clovis Unified School District for the 2013-2014 school year were recognized Feb....

Boy Scout troop builds flag pole to honor veterans

Photo contributed by C. Flach Sierra Villa Assisted Living Center is home to more than a dozen veterans, and on Feb. 16, Community Director Jean Espinosa’s...

Clovis High’s Winning Ensembles

Photo contributed by Alaine Tambagahan Clovis High School’s World Line Winter Percussion Ensemble in action. Clovis High’s percussion ensembles A-line and World Line took first...

New owners, new plans in place for Sierra Vista Mall

Despite the recent foreclosure of Sierra Vista Mall, the management company that represents the mall's new owners is optimistic about the future. Fred Meno,...

Clovis residents can be emergency ready with CERT training

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is offering an emergency readiness course in Clovis, beginning next Tuesday, Feb. 17. CERT's goal is to work...

Viola Davis to headline Central California Women’s Conference

On Tuesday, Sept. 22 the 28th Annual Central California Women’s Conference will feature Viola Davis as its luncheon keynote speaker. Davis is a Screen Actors Guild, Tony and People’s Choice award winner who currently...

Donors being sought for local blood drives

Several blood drives are being held this week, and the Central California Blood Center is encouraging donors to give the gift of life. “At...

Ag at Large: Farmers’ image dimmed by time

By Don Curlee The praise and respect for farmers spoken by iconic broadcaster Paul Harvey 39 years ago has not transcended the skepticism and doubt...

Best of Clovis Winners

The votes are in and the people have spoken. Roundup readers have voted for their faves in the 2014 “Best of Clovis” survey and the...

Despite recent rain, water conservation still needed

By A.T. Gilbert While residents throughout the Central Valley breathed a sigh of relief after the recent rainstorms, representatives of the Clovis public utilities department...

Clovis Police arrest suspect in 7-Eleven armed robbery

 Marcus Kilgore of Fresno was arrested by Clovis Police Department gang officers last Friday, Jan. 9. Kilgore was wanted for the March 2014 armed robbery...

Start the New Year with a clean slate

Contributed by Dr. Edward Treviño Now that the holidays have passed and we’re able to think straight again, it’s time to start putting things into...

Two Clovis High employees arrested, charged with having sex with the same student

The Clovis community was shocked to learn of the arrest of two Clovis High School employees last Thursday night, Jan. 8. Matthew Pena, 32...

Following the leaders: Getting to know Clovis’ people in charge Meet Rob Woolley, your...

As a city employee for almost 29 years, Rob Woolley has seen a great deal of change and opportunity for growth in Clovis. His...

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