3/5 School menus

Clovis elementary Monday: Breakfast —Go-gurt and toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Egg roll, steamed rice, vegetable medley, pineapple tidbits and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Tacos/salsa, sunshine corn, crisp lettuce, orange smiles and cold milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cold juice, and milk. Lunch […]

Barbecue recipe part of Taiban resident’s fame

By Don McAlavy: Curry historian One of the most famous characters at Taiban was “Mac” McMillan. “His real name was Chester C. McMillan, and he had a bar there, a kind of family-like place where his family and neighbors would gather, dance, have a few drinks, play pool and eat Sally’s pimento cheese sandwiches,” said […]

2/26 School menus

Clovis elementary Monday: Breakfast — French toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Fajitas/salsa, sunshine corn, crisp lettuce, chilled pears and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Sausage pancake on a stick, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Italian spaghetti, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, chilled mixed fruit and cold milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Blueberry muffin, […]

Lady Cats move up in state swimming

By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent ALBUQUERQUE — Raising performances to go above the bar is one thing. Going higher, while the bar is moving, is another. So, when the state swimming championships ended on Saturday, Clovis coach Vince DeMaio was pleased that his squad had made a modicum of improvement. The Wildcats, who finished 20th […]

2/19 School menus

Clovis elementary Monday: No School Tuesday: Breakfast — Wonderful waffles, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Hamburger on a bun, French fries, pickle slices, chilled pears and cold milk Wednesday: Breakfast — Eggs and toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Tacos/salsa, sunshine corn, crisp lettuce, orange smiles and cold milk Thursday: Breakfast — Cowboy […]

2/12 School menus

Clovis elementary Monday: Breakfast — French toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Pig in a blanket, french fries, pickle spear, chilled mixed fruit, and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast and Lunch — School favorite. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cold juice, and milk. Lunch — bow-tie lasagna, grand green beans, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, […]

2/4 School lunch menus

Clovis Elementary Breakfast Menu Monday: Wonderful waffles, cold juice and milk. Lunch – Egg rolls, steamed rice, vegetable medley, pineapple tidbits and cold milk. Tuesday: Eggs and Toast, cold juice, and milk. Lunch – Italian Dunkers, Garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, chilled peaches and cold milk. Wednesday: Breakfast pocket, cold juice, and milk. Lunch – […]

Part 1: John Childers, killer who came to Clovis

By Don McAlavy: Local Columnist One of the first real shootouts in Clovis happened on Aug. 15, 1909. That’s one of the first stories I heard when I started writing about Clovis history. Old Tom Pendergrass, the first historian of Clovis, told me the story. He was a lad of 9, who was in the […]

1/22 School menus

Clovis elementary Monday: Breakfast — Oatmeal and toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes with gravy, hot homemade roll, chilled peaches and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cold juice and milk . Lunch — Tacos with salsa, seasoned pinto beans, crisp lettuce, fresh apple and cold milk. Wednesday: School […]

1/8 School menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: No school. Tuesday: Breakfast — Blueberry muffin, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Hamburger on a bun, french fries, pickle slices, chilled pears, cold milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Pizza, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, chilled mixed fruit, cold milk. Thursday: Breakfast — Go-gurt & […]

12/18 School menus

Clovis elementary Monday: Breakfast — Oatmeal and toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes with gravy, hot homemade roll, chilled peaches and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Tacos with salsa, seasoned pinto beans, crisp lettuce, fresh apple and cold milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — […]

School Menus (11/13 week)

CNJ staff Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast burrito, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes with gravy, hot homemade roll, fresh apple, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cereal and graham cracker, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Italian spaghetti, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, fruit jello, milk. Wednesday: School favorite Thursday: Breakfast […]

Nov. 7 Week School Lunch Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday— Breakfast: Blueberry muffin, juice, milk. Lunch: Tacos w/ salsa, seasoned pinto beans, crisp lettuce, watermelon slice, milk. Tuesday— Breakfast: Sausage biscuit, milk. Lunch: Italian dunkers, garden-fresh salad, ranch dressing, pineapple tidbits, milk. Wednesday— Breakfast: French toast, juice, milk. Lunch: Egg roll, steamed rice, vegetable medley, chilled grapes, milk. Thursday— Breakfast: Bageler, milk, […]

10-30 week School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Wacky waffles, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Broomstick spookie spuds, magic wand pickle, goblin cookie and ghost milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Banana-nut muffin, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Hamburger on a bun, French fries, crisp lettuce w/ pickles, fresh apple, cold milk. Wednesday: Pancake sausage on a stick, […]

Clovis bar employee shot

CNJ staff A bar employee was shot at Clovis’ Prince Street Lounge early Saturday morning, according to police. Grant Cozene was shot once in the abdomen, according to 9th Judicial District Attorney Matt Chandler. Officials said Cozene was in stable condition at a Lubbock hospital. Prince Street Lounge owner Kit Pettigrew was not at the […]

Oct. 16 Week School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast burrito, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes w/ gravy, hot homemade roll, fresh apple, cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Italian spaghetti, garden fresh salad w/ ranch dressing, fruit jello, cold milk. Wednesday: School favorite. Thursday: Breakfast — […]

Oct. 9 week school menu

Clovis Elementary Monday — Observance of Columbus Day. No school. Tuesday — Breakfast: Blueberry muffin, milk. Lunch: Italian dunkers, garden-fresh salad, ranch dressing, pineapple tidbits, milk. Wednesday — Breakfast: Go-gurt, toast, milk. Lunch: Oven-baked chicken, mashed potatoes with gravy, carrot sticks, hot homemade roll, milk. Thursday — Breakfast: Wonderful waffles, cold juice, milk. Lunch: Burrito […]

Bush policies not in line with limiting government

Freedom Newspapers It’s not exactly news that President George W. Bush has pursued policies that are far from the ideals of limited, constitutional government that we endorse on the editorial pages. But the president’s performance at his Rose Garden news conference Tuesday was unimpressive even by our rather low expectations. Asked about the potential avian […]

Sept. 25 School Menus

Clovis Elementary

9-18 Week School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — French toast, juice, milk. Lunch —Pizza, garden salad, ranch dressing, broccoli/cauliflower, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Bagel, juice, milk. Lunch — Enchiladas, salsa, pinto beans, carrot sticks, crackers, milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick, juice, milk. Lunch — Super spud, strawberries and bananas, roll, milk. Thursday: Breakfast — […]