Wednesday morning briefing: Food, computer help and a corny law

Good morning and welcome to the Wednesday briefing. Food distribution set The Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico’s commodity distribution is 1 p.m. today at the Memorial Building in Portales. Computer help Got computer issues or looking around to replace one? Check out this free program — Selecting, installing and maintaining a computer from 9 […]

AgSense: Conserving rainfall challenge of dry season

Many people who have spent more than half a century in the southern High Plains say that they have not seen a year like this before. This year is unique. Rainfall stopped after a wet summer in 2010 and less than three inches has been received in the last nine months. Distribution is also erratic. […]

Clovis woman arrested for marijuana distribution

CNJ staff A Clovis woman was arrested Wednesday for distribution of marijuana. Emily Jaramillo, 27, is being held in lieu of $26,000 bond and is charged with distribution of marijuana, two counts of child abuse and possession of drug paraphernalia, said Undersheriff Wesley Waller. Also arrested was Ray Gomez, 37, on a warrant for failure […]

Inmate charged in drug smuggling attempt

CNJ staff A Curry County inmate was charged Friday with conspiring to smuggle drugs into the jail, according to Undersheriff Wesley Waller. Sergio James, 31, orchestrated the delivery of the drugs for distribution within the facility, Waller said. James is still an inmate at the detention center. His bond was increased by $50,000, Waller said. […]

Aug. 1, 2008 Religion Calendar

Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Sunday Men’s Bible Class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, 2809 N. Prince St. Free coffee and donuts. Legacy Life Family Church’s Back to School Block Party — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Seventh […]

July 25, 2008 Religion Calendar

Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Sunday Men’s Bible Class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, 2809 N. Prince St. Free coffee and donuts. Tuesday Prayer Group — 9:30 a.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 1320 W. 21st St. Children’s Story […]

July 18, 2008 Religion Calendar

Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Sunday Men’s Bible Class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, 2809 N. Prince St. Free coffee and donuts. Tuesday Prayer Group — 9:30 a.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 1320 W. 21st St. Children’s Story […]

July 11, 2008 Religion Calendar

Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt. 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Sunday Men’s Bible Class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, 2809 N. Prince St. Free coffee and donuts. Tuesday Prayer Group — 9:30 a.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 1320 W. 21st St. Children’s Story […]

July 4, 2008 Religion Calendar

By Keely McDowell: CNJ staff writer Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Sunday Men’s Bible Class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, 2809 N. Prince St. Free coffee and donuts. Tuesday Prayer Group — 9:30 a.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, […]

June 27, 2008 Religion Calendar

Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Sunday Men’s Bible class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, 2809 N. Prince St. Free coffee and donuts. Tuesday Prayer group — 9:30 a.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 1320 W. 21st St. Children’s story […]

June 6, 2008 Religion Calendar

Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Sunday Men’s Bible Class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, 2809 N. Prince St. Free coffee and donuts. Tuesday Prayer Group — 9:30 a.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 1320 W. 21st St. Children’s Story […]

2-29-08 Religion digest

Conference set for March 8 The “Free Indeed and Power” Word and Power Conference is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 8 in the Master’s Center Conference Room at 21st and Prince streets. Special speaker will be Sherri Wilson. Registration is free but required by Monday so that organizers will know how many […]

Religion Digest: Groundhog lunch, dinner planned

By Dianna Hernandez: CNJ administrative assistant Kingswood Methodist Church, 2600 N. Main St., will host a Groundhog dinner from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. today. The meal includes sausage, glazed apples, biscuits, spicy sausage gravy, green beans, “ramen” coleslaw and lemon bars. Those attending have the option of dining in or curb-side takeout. Tickets […]

Religion Digest: Registration ends soon for lecture

By Dianna Hernandez: CNJ administrative assistant Early registration for St. James’ First Annual Bishop Terence Kelshaw Lectures ends Wednesday. The Rev. Nigel Mumford, director of Healing Ministry at Christ the King Spiritual Life Center in Greenwich, N.Y., will be the guest presenter at the healing mission and teaching at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 15 and 9 […]

Jan. 18, 2008 Religion calendar

By Dianna Hernandez: CNJ administrative assistant Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Sunday Men’s Bible Class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, 2809 N. Prince St., Free coffee and donuts. Christian Apologetics Lecture Series — 10:30 a.m. High Plains Baptist […]

Jan. 11, 2008 Religion Calendar

By Dianna Hernandez: CNJ administrative assistant Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Women of Hope — 10-11 a.m. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Christian support group for women seeking spiritual growth. Information: 763-4400. Monday Compassionate Friends — 6-7:30 […]

Religion Digest: Church to show film “The Wager”

By Dianna Hernandez: CNJ administrative assistant Bethel Assembly of God, 1521 N. Norris, will host a movie night at 7 p.m. Monday. “The Wager” features Randy Travis and is based on a book by author Bill Myers. Admission is free. Information: 762-4100. Calendar Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. […]

Religion Digest: Sacred Heart holding dinner

By Dianna Hernandez: CNJ administrative assistant Parish members of the Sacred Heart Community Church will be hosting a Christmas dinner from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at the church’s gym, 911 Merriwether Street. The dinner is organized to feed those who may be in need or will be spending the Christmas holiday alone. Included in […]

Nov. 23, 2007 Religion Calendar

Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400. Women of Hope — 10-11 a.m. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Christian support group for women seeking spiritual growth. Information: 763-4400. Sunday Men’s Bible Class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, […]

Oct. 19 Religion digest

Christian comedian Dennis Swanberg will be presenting a guest ministry beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday at the High Plains Baptist Church, 2800 E. 21st St. Tickets are free and are available at the church’s office or through any church member. Information: 762-4727. Calendar Saturday Distribution — 9-11 a.m., sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. […]