March 19, 2008 Local Briefs

Festival finalist for state award

The Clovis Music Festival has been named a finalist in the annual Tourism Industry Association Recognition Awards, according to a news release.

The winners will be announced by the Tourism Association of America on April 17 during the Governor’s Conference on Tourism in Roswell.

Information: (575) 345-5553 or

Spiritual emphasis week set for WBU

Wayland Baptist University is observing Spiritual Emphasis Week from 7-7:45 p.m. through Thursday this week.

Students, faculty and guests are invited to participate, according to a news release.

Today, Steve Medeiros will lead the observance. Thursday, musician Joey Porter will perform. Friday, the campus will be closed for Good Friday.

Information: 763-0535.