Nobel prize justly awarded to pioneers

Freedom New Mexico With all the hoopla over the fellow who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, the prize in Economic Science for 2009 has received less attention than usual. The recipients, Elinor Ostrom of the University of Indiana and Oliver Williamson of the University of California-Berkeley, did pioneering and practical work in understanding how […]

Jenkins, Henry

Henry Jenkins, 85, of Portales, died Sunday, March 19, 2006, at Covenant Hospital in Lubbock. Born June 3, 1920, in Berkeley, Calif., to Nettie and Oliver Lloyd Jenkins, he grew up in Berkeley and attended his first two years of college there. He transferred to Oakland Tech, where he completed an engineering degree. He married […]

Williams, Al

Al Williams Services: Have been held. Al Williams, 53, of Clovis died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003, in Berkeley, Calif. He was born on July 12, 1950, in Ponca City, Okla., to Floyd and Mrtyle Williams. He was the seventh son of 13 children. He moved with his family to Oakland, Calif., in 1962. He was […]