Grapefruit juice recipes featured on show

Information on squaring up quilt blocks, making a bud vase cover, and things to do with grapefruit juice will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday and noon on Thursday. (All times are Mountain.) Debbie Caffrey, Debbie’s Creative Moments, will show how to square up quilt blocks prior to cutting out […]

Food, wine pairing featured on show

Information on pairing food and wine, new uses for patchwork quilt blocks and using parchment paper for card-making will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and noon Thursday. David Mirassou is a wine expert and a sixth-generation winemaker. He believes food and wine enhance one another and are best shared […]

Club notes — June 27

Clovis Quilters club The Clovis Quilters met June 14 at Trinity Lutheran Church with 13 members attending and welcomed new member Margie Truelock. Sheryl Abdill called the meeting to order. The group decided to skip the July meeting since vacation Bible school is that week at the church. Amy Armenta announced that the group has […]

City holding swim lessons

CNJ staff The City of Clovis will be holding swimming lessons this summer at the Clovis Aquatic Center, 1700 E. Seventh St. Sign-ups are ongoing, and will be held Wednesday and Thursday from 9-11 a.m. at the Aquatic Center. Cost is $70 for the program, with ages 6 and up accepted. Lessons are offered in […]

Police investigating criminal damage complaints

CNJ staff Clovis police are investigating nearly three dozen broken vehicle windows over the weekend. Police began receiving reports of broken windows Saturday morning from residents in the mid-north to northwest portions of Clovis, according to Capt. Patrick Whitney. Police are investigating under the assumption the incidents are related due to the time and location […]

Education feature: New Clovis Christian superintendent planning tougher curriculum

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CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo Former deputy superintendent of Clovis schools will begin her new position as superintendent of the Clovis Christian School Aug. 1. By Liliana Castillo: CNJ staff writer Former Clovis Municipal Schools deputy superintendent Ladona Clayton is moving up and a few blocks down the street. She’s the new superintendent of Clovis […]

Early student recalls ENMU

Freedom New Mexico Living a few blocks from her alma mater — Eastern New Mexico University — 1937 graduate Lois Cantrell recalls the days when the school had a tenth of its current enrollment and not even a handful of buildings. Cantrell earned an associate of arts in music and English as well as a […]

May 11, 2008 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: About 7:30 a.m. Monday an officer responded to a business in the 3000 block of Mabry Drive for a theft report. A man said the tires and rims had been stolen off a vehicle sometime after midnight. The officer noted the truck […]

Roswell outlasts Lady Cats

CNJ staff ROSWELL — Chantele Riddle had nine kills and was credited with 16 blocks Tuesday night as defending Class 4A state volleyball champion Roswell High defeated Clovis High 25-22, 25-15, 22-25, 25-18. The Lady Coyotes (1-1) bounced back from a season-opening loss to Ruidoso against the Lady Wildcats, who were playing their opening match […]

June 2, 1919

Clovis City Council approved a contract for paving 10 city blocks, including four blocks of Main Street. … Curry County officials were trying to organize a county fair for the fall. … W.H. Duckworth of Clovis was appointed by Gov. Octaviano Larrazolo to a second term on the state’s board of pharmacy examiners. … R.E. […]

CHS VOLLEYBALL: Lady Cats notch win at Carlsbad

CNJ staff CARLSBAD — The Clovis Lady Wildcats continued their march toward a District 4-5A regular-season title Tuesday night with a 25-23, 25-11, 23-25, 25-19 victory over Carlsbad. Clovis (10-8, 2-0 district 4-5A) senior setter Britni Montague recorded 23 assists and nine blocks on the night, as the Cavegirls could not gain any offensive momentum. […]

Clovis downs Onate for state berth

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Clovis’ Siobhan Flatow, right, and Aimee Hilburn, left, celebrate their Class 5A regional match win over Onate Saturday at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Jesse Wolfersberger: CNJ staff writer Aimee Hilburn may not have been completely healthy, but the senior led her team to the state tournament with a strong performance […]

CHS BRIEFS: Lady Cats extend win streak to 10

CNJ staff ROSWELL — Senior Aimee Hilburn compiled 22 kills and three blocks Tuesday night, and Clovis High’s volleyball team extended its winning streak to a school-record 10 matches by holding off Goddard 25-23, 25-23, 25-21 in a non-district match. Senior Brittany Blackmon added 14 kills and three blocks for the Lady Cats (14-5). Prep […]

Greenwalt out for season

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Cisti Greenwalt is the school record holder for career blocks in at Texas Tech. CNJ photo by Rick White. By Rick White Clovis’ Cisti Greenwalt didn’t have long to enjoy one of her finest moments at Texas Tech. Three days after setting the school record for career blocks, the 6-foot-5 junior fractured her right ankle […]

Lady Cats lose heartbreaker to Cruces

CNJ STAFF LAS CRUCES — The Clovis High Lady Wildcats had Las Cruces High on the ropes Saturday night, but couldn’t quite close the deal. The Lady Bulldawgs rallied for a 25-19, 21-25, 14-25, 25-20, 15-13 win over the Lady Cats in Class 5A regional competition, thus advancing to the state tournament on Friday in […]

Lady Cats sweep Carlsbad

CNJ staffLady Cats sweep CARLSBAD — Monique Walker collected 14 kills and seven blocks and Alissa McDowell added five kills and five aces as Clovis beat Carlsbad 25-20, 25-13, 25-15 on Tuesday in a District 4-5A match.

Lady Cats take tourney

CNJ STAFF ROSWELL — Monique Walker and the Clovis Lady Wildcats made it two-for-two in tournaments. Walker collected 16 kills and nine blocks and Jessica Hohn added 11 kills as Clovis toasted Hot Springs 25-19, 25-9, 25-20 on Saturday in the championship match of the Zia Classic. Walker was named the tournament’s most valuable player, […]

Volleyball summaries

CNJ staff Prep summaries Tuesday Texico 3, Floyd 0 Texico 25 25 25 Floyd 15 17 22 Kills: Texico, Lori Richardson 11, Ashley Kidd 9, Erika Autrey 5. Blocks: Kidd 5, Ashley Littlejohn 4, Autrey 3. Aces: Texico, Littlejohn 9, Kidd 5. Aces: Texico, Seneca Turner 22. Records: Texico 2-0, Floyd 0-2. Dora 3, Grady […]