Seven vie for judicial position

By Karl Terry: Freedom Newspapers A seventh applicant’s name was added to the list for a judicial vacancy in the 9th Judicial District, according to a press release from the Judicial Nominating Commissions. Fred Van Soelen’s name was left off the original list released on Friday. Van Soelen’s application was turned in on time but […]

It’s Their Business: Mickey’s Uniforms

Name: Mickey’s Uniforms & More Location: 500 N. Main St. What they do: Sell uniforms, including medical scrubs, nurses uniforms, shoes and support hose, lab coats, emergency medical technician pants; stethoscopes, blood pressure cuffs; restaurant aprons, and uniforms for housekeeping and maintenance personnel. Who’s in charge: Mickey Erwin is the owner, and Lisa Sintas is […]

It’s their business: Bigs Lots

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CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks By Jean Verlich: CNJ news editor Name: Big Lots Location: 820 E. 21st St. What they do: Sell name-brand products at closeout prices. Who’s in charge: Ralph Aguilar is the manager. Employees: 19 How long in business: Two years Hours of business: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday, […]

Aug. 6, 1984

The front page of the Clovis News-Journal reported that movie star Richard Burton had died at the age of 58 from a brain hemorrhage. … An expanded mission had prompted a Cannon Air Force Base squadron to change its name from 2040th Communication Squadron to 2040th Information Systems Squadron. … David Dodson of Clovis, head […]

‘Julio’ popular name in Hispanic family

By Helena Rodriguez: CNJ staff writer Before the month is over, I must write about how popular the name Julio is in my family. My dad is named Julio. His favorite uncle was named Julio and he has cousins named Julio. Many males born in July on my father’s side of the family are named […]

It’s their business: Smith RV & Marine

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CNJ staff photo: Jean Verlich Smith RV & Marine, located at 920 E. First St., sells RVs, boats and accessories. By Jean Verlich: CNJ News Editor Name: Smith RV & Marine Location: 920 East First St. What they do: Sell and service RVs and boats; and sell a complete line of RV accessories from appliances […]

Family Support Center changes name; mission the same

Janet Taylor-Birkey The name has changed, but the mission remains the same. Air Force Family Support Centers have expanded their scope in recent years from working primarily with the families of active duty to a much broader mission. Centers today support and maintain mission readiness by assisting individuals and families with adaptation to the challenges […]