April, 27, 2008 Club Notes

Altrusa International Inc. Altrusa International Inc. of Clovis met April 14 at Muffley’s Back Door. Members were served dinner by hostesses Mary Weigl, Suzanne Funicella and Phyllis Davidson. Following dinner, Davidson, the club president, introduced Judy Benitscheck, 2008 spelling bee organizer. She presented a program to the group outlining the process of organizing the local […]

March 23, 2008 Club Notes

Fairfield Extension Club The Fairfield Extension Club met March 14 at Cheyenne Meadows. Hostess was Betty Grabowski. Martha Watkins called the meeting to order, and Jean Hardin read the minutes of the last meeting. Roll call was answered by how members’ spring had started. Members made small Easter baskets with foam fun material and afterward […]

Residents pay respects

Cannon Connections photo: Tony Bullocks Joseph and Sarah Maleski of Cannon AFB search Saturday afternoon at the Traveling Vietnam Wall for a gold tag that is engraved with the name of A1C Eric M. Barnes who was killed June 10, 2007, in Iraq. By Gabriel Monte, Cannon Connections The haunting notes of “Amazing Graze” groaned […]

Residents pay their respects

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CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks Joseph and Sarah Maleski search for a gold tag that is engraved with the name of Airman 1st Class Eric M. Barnes on Saturday afternoon at the American Veterans Traveling Tribute. Barnes was killed June 10, 2007, in Iraq. By Gabriel Monte: CNJ staff writer The haunting notes of “Amazing […]

March 9, 2008 Club Notes

Republican Women’s ClubThe Republican Women’s Club met Feb. 5. The meeting was called to order by Lavonn Guthals. The secretary’s and treasurer’s reports were approved.The guest speakers were Heather Wilson, Randy Crowder, Dan East, Marco Gonzales and Fred Van Solen. The next meeting will be at 11:30 a.m., March 11 at Dakota’s Steakhouse, 816 Lexington […]

Jan. 7 Shopping with Tonya

Try on all your favorite clothes and take notes on how they fit and flatter you. Then shop for similar colors, fabrics and shapes. A great fit can make an outfit.

Government e-mails should be public property

By Freedom Newspapers The Arizona Court of Appeals recently shielded dozens of e-mails written by former Pinal County Manager Stan Griffis from public scrutiny under the theory that taxpayers aren’t entitled to see “personal” notes, even if they are created and stored on government-owned equipment. The court ruling reveals a defect in state public records […]

Valentine traditions fading

By Bob Huber: Local columnist Speaking of February, I’m reminded of that old Valentine that says, “Never fall in love with a girl from behind,” which doesn’t say much for clever love messages or the absolute truth that a girl in hand is worth two in the bush. But it does say something about how […]

Press misses point about intelligence

By Mona Charen The President’s Commission on (deep breath) Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction has issued its report. True to predictions, it indicts the CIA and other intelligence agencies for giving the president and Congress information that was “dead wrong” and accompanying this intelligence with a promise that the […]

Time Marches On, and Clutter Takes a Toll

By Curtis K. Shelburne Our church is in the midst of some very serious renovation and general “upgrading” of facilities, and that’s exciting! It’s also interesting. Since my office/study is one of the areas being renovated, I have spent more time than I care to admit cleaning out one closet and one desk. It just […]

Club notes 11/9

Open Pairs Wednesday Morning Session Nov. 5 Section A 1 Maxine Coffey – Meredith Morris, Clovis 2 Norma Orwin – Jerry Beck, Clovis 3/4 Oleta Thornton – John Rollinson, Clovis 3/4 Lura Rundell, Farwell; Ashok Bhakta, Clovis