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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 Wimer, a substitute teacher for...

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 Award for her 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 Volkinburg for their two-and-a-half...

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. Through the PG&E-funded program called...

Bikers help feed Tarpey families

A local motorcycle group is giving back to families in need this Thanksgiving. The Fresno chapter of the American Bikers Aimed Toward Education (ABATE) personally...

Clovis honors Veterans

Clovis Veterans Memorial District honored veterans and active military members Sunday, Nov. 11 with a day-long celebration. The event kicked off at 7 a.m. with...

Clovis City Council recognizes Jeff Hensley

The Clovis City Council presented a proclamation to Jeff Hensley for his 10 years of service as the Clovis representative and Chair of the...

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 March 5, 2019, the...

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. The council said Flores has...

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 Clovis. The foundation’s goal is...

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 service members for their...

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 was implemented in an effort...

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 Vincent Houle, who recently celebrated...

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 graduate and Clovis Community College...

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, located in the former Rite...

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 far, the fire has burned...

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 Sandy Bengel Budd in...

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 Parks Rodeo and Vendor’s...

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 member is August Flach, a...

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 a project titled “Savory for...

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 you have probably seen...

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 was recently appointed to...

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, school and personal items...

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