3/26 School lunch menus

Clovis elementary Spring break March 27-31 Clovis junior high/ high school Spring break March 27-31 House Spring break March 27-31 Grady Spring break March 27-31 Texico Monday: Breakfast — Cold cereal or cinnamon roll, juice and milk. Lunch — Beef ’n bean burrito, corn, salsa, fruit and milk. Junior high and high school includes salad […]

3/19 School menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast —Pancake sausage on a stick, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes/gravy, hot homemade roll, orange smiles and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pocket, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Bow tie lasagna, grand green beans, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, garlic bread and cold milk. Wednesday: […]

New dairy rules unfair, producer claims

By Andrew Martin: Chicago Tribune Hein Hettinga bottles milk from his Arizona farms and trucks it to stores in Arizona and Southern California. By controlling all stages of production, Hettinga says he can produce milk so efficiently that he and his customers can make a hefty profit at dirt-cheap prices. Such vertical integration, as it […]

3-12 School menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast —Cheese toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Pigs in a blanket, tasty tator tots, pickle spear, applesauce and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Italian spaghetti, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, chilled mixed fruit and cold milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Go-gurt and toast, […]

Cheese plant changes dairy landscape

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A semi-truck has the green light Thursday to enter the Southwest Cheese Plant southwest of Clovis. (Freedom Newspapers: Eric Kluth) By Marlena Hartz: Freedom Newspapers In a matter of months, the cheese plant lauded as an economic boon for Clovis and Portales will devour seven million pounds of milk per day. The demand has already […]

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 […]

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, […]

Overproduction sours milk prices

By William Thompson: Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — A spokesman for Dairy Farmers of America said area dairy farmers are putting money into a fund that will purchase about 60,000 dairy cows this year in an effort to stabilize milk prices. “In order to keep stable prices we need about 9 million cows,” Walter Bradley said […]

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 – […]

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 […]

1/22 Senior happenings

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Monday: 9:30 a.m. — Blood pressure checks; 10 a.m. — Health insurance benefits assistance. Tuesday: 10:30 a.m. – Fun walk.12:00 – Luncheon-provided by Center Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. — Blood sugar checks; 1 p.m. — Bingo; 1:30 p.m. — Blood pressure checks; 2 p.m. — Refreshments. […]

1/15 Senior calendar

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Sunday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. — Dance to the music of Deseo. Please bring finger foods. Monday: Closed Tuesday: 10:30 a.m. — Indoor exercise. Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. — Blood sugar checks; 10:30 a.m. — Health issues with Margie; 1 p.m. — Bingo; 1:30 p.m. […]

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 & […]

1/8 Senior happenings

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Monday: 9:30 a.m. — Blood pressure checks; 10 a.m. — Health insurance benefits assistance. Tuesday: 9 a.m. — Board of Directors meeting; 11 a.m. — Senior Membership meeting; Noon — Refreshments; 2 p.m. — Indoor exercise. Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. — Blood sugar checks; 1 p.m. […]

Senior Happenings, School Menus, Honors, Anniversary

Senior Happenings La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Monday: Closed for New Years Day Holiday Tuesday: 10:30 a. m. — Indoor exercise. Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. — Blood sugar checks; 1 p.m. — Bingo; 1:30 p.m. — Blood pressure checks; 2 p.m. — Birthday cake and Mananitas. Thursday: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 […]

12/25 Senior Happenings

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Monday: 9:30 a.m. — Blood pressure checks; 10 a.m. — Health insurance benefits assistance. Tuesday: 10:30 a.m. — Indoor exercise. Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. — Blood sugar checks; 1 p.m. — Bingo; 1:30 p.m. — Blood pressure checks; 2 p.m. — Refreshments. Thursday: 10:30 a.m. — […]

Real price fixing takes place in Congress

By Walter Williams: Syndicated Columnist Since allegations of oil company price-gouging has become topical, let’s look at real price manipulation. Suppose a dairy farmer wants to sell a gallon of milk for 25 cents less than his competitors. Would you want him fined or jailed? Federal Milk Marketing Orders would do just that. Americans pay […]

12/18 Senior happenings

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Sunday: 1 p.m.-5 p.m. — Dance to the music of Zumbalie. Please bring finger foods. Monday: 9:30 a.m. — Blood pressure checks; 10 a.m. — Health insurance benefits assistance. Tuesday: Noon — Christmas meal; 1:30 p.m. — Free fun walk. Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. -10:30 a.m. — Blood sugar […]