More parking available at fair

CNJ staff Fair-goers are being encouraged to use additional parking at the Special Events Center. County Manager Lance Pyle said Friday there is parking available on the east side of the fairgrounds, as well as at the events center, with ticket booths and entrances at both sides of the fairgrounds. People attending concerts at the […]

Mistakenly released inmate back in custody

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John “ToyToy” Garcia was taken into custody Tuesday morning after being mistakenly released from the jail. CNJ staff John “ToyToy” Garcia, an inmate released in error from the Curry County Adult Detention Center, turned himself in to his parole officer Tuesday morning. According to Tia Bland, spokeswoman for the New Mexico Department of Corrections, Garcia, […]

Leftover deer permits, elk and javelina licenses available online Aug. 19

SANTA FE — More than 1,700 New Mexico public-land deer permits, 20 elk licenses for mobility impaired hunters, and 231 Javelina licenses leftover from the 2009-2010 drawing will be available beginning at 10 a.m.

July 31 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: No menu information available Monday: Chef’s choice Tuesday: Cajun cuisine Wednesday: Roast beef and roast turkey Thursday: Oriental cuisine

July 17 Cannon Community

Free Def Leppard tickets available — Military personnel and veterans with a military ID are eligible to receive two tickets to the Def Leppard summer concert show. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis. The concert is scheduled for August 28 in Albuquerque at the Journal Pavilion. Contact: tntellas@woundedwarriorproject.org to register. Additional […]

PCM options available

By Shari Lopatin: TriWest Healthcare Alliance PHOENIX — Most military families have a primary care manager, but not everyone knows who qualifies as one. TRICARE defines a primary care manager — frequently referred to as a PCM — as “a civilian network provider or military treatment facility provider who provides primary care services to TRICARE […]

May 3 Library Books

The following books are available at Clovis-Carver Library: Your First Year as a

April 24 Commander's Action Line

Are the trailers near Ute Lake still run by the base and available for use by people from Cannon? Thank you for the inquiry on the trailers you recall being at Ute Lake. Unfortunately those trailers are no longer available. The base outdoor recreation office has several trailers that can be rented and towed up […]

April 19, 2009 On the shelves

The following books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: HeritageQuest Online, available through the Library’s website, includes US federal census records from 1790 to 1930 and “Freedman’s Bank Records,” one of the most important resources for African-American genealogical research, as well as more than 20,000 full text books on genealogy. Ancestry Library, a database […]

March 29, 2009 On the shelves

The following books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: Rupert Red Two: A Fighter Pilot’s Life from Thunderbolts to Thunderchiefs by Jack Broughton was given by Phyllis and Gene Walker in memory of Sherman Williams. The story of the U.S. Air Force and some of its best-known aircraft is presented in terms of the […]

Day trip: Don Harrington Discovery Center offers science fun

Courtesy of Don Harrington Discovery Center Visitors at the Don Harrington Discovery Center enjoy the bubbles exhibit. The family-friendly, hands-on science museum is in Amarillo, Texas. Place: Don Harrington Discovery Center Location: 1200 Streit Drive, Amarillo, Texas. The center is roughly 119 miles or 2 hours and ten minutes driving time from Cannon Air Force […]

Bingaman introduces bill to fund wildfire fighting efforts

U.S. Jeff Bingaman this week introduced legislation that takes a big step to help ensure that adequate funding is available to help fight wildfires. Bingaman’s bill, called the “Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement (FLAME) Act,” would create a separate account to pay for fighting large, complex wildland fires. The move would prevent the Forest […]

Keep tabs on the money — every month

By Sandra Taylor-Sawyer: Local columnist Well, here it is the end of another month and whether a business has a bookkeeping service or their own computerized accounting program, chances are a profit and loss statement is available. What should be done with it? Don’t just file it away. It’s a valuable tool and this is […]

March 8, 2009 On the shelf

The following books are available for checkout at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: Hope Chest, Plain and Fancy, A Sister’s Secret and A Sister’s Test by Wanda Brunstetter were given by Maria Inman in memory of Sara Denise Shell. These novels center on the Amish community and the lives of modern-day women caught between two cultures […]

President announces Medicaid relief

President Obama Announces More Than $95 Million in Medicaid Relief from ARRA for New Mexico Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (FMAP) funding available for states on Wednesday in special Treasury accounts President Barack Obama announced this morning in a meeting with the Nation’s Governors that states will be able to access the first two quarters of […]

Feb. 22, 2009 On the shelf

The following books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: Freedom From Disease: The Breakthrough Approach to Preventing Cancer, Heart Disease, Alzheimer’s, and Depression by Controlling Insulin by Peter Kash was given by Gene and Phyllis Walker in memory of Marc Hays. This groundbreaking book explains how insulin is the culprit not just in diabetes, […]

Police investigate stabbing, beating

CNJ staff Police are investigating what they believe to be the gang-related stabbing and beating of two men Saturday afternoon. Around 3 p.m., officers were called to 809 Jones Street. Police Capt. Patrick Whitney said one subject received a minor stab wound and underwent surgery at Plains Regional Medical Center. Another subject was beaten with […]

Feb. 1, 2009 Library Books

The following books are available for checkout at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: Cat in a Sapphire Slipper: A Midnight Louie Mystery by Carole Douglas begins as Temple Barr’s aunt plans a Las Vegas wedding to a reputed ex-mobster with a heart of gold, but after the whole wedding party is kidnapped, feline detective Midnight Louie […]

Jan. 25, 2009 Library Books

The following books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: The Family Handyman Home Improvement 2008, published by Reader’s Digest, offers a wealth of expert how-to-do-it information that will help with projects and repairs all around your home and yard. The Road to Ruin by Donald Westlake centers on an infamous gang of thieves who […]

Jan. 4, 2009 Library Books

The following books are available for checkout at the Clovis-Carver Public Library. Just Breathe by Susan Wiggs is an illuminating story straight from the heart about one woman’s shattered dreams and newfound hopes as Sarah Moon, a comic-strip writer, vents the joys and frustrations of her personal life through her alter-ego cartoon character. Tutankhamun: The […]