Clovis police investigating white powder

CNJ staff Police are investigating the discovery of white power in an envelope Thursday at the PNM Gas office at 600 Georgia St. A police field test identified the substance as benzoyl peroxide, which can cause eye irritation and may irritate the skin with prolonged contact. A representative of the company told police when the […]

New jail now housing inmates

By Michelle Seeber Parmer County facility capable of housing 48. The new Parmer County Law Enforcement Center, which cost just under $3 million, is now housing inmates. The 48-bed facility, which officially opened for habitation on March 24, holds 28 more beds than the old jail. Because the new facility is state-of-the-art, and because of […]

Ho-ho-holiday shopping takes off

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Virginia Garcia, center, compares two Bratz dolls with her son Thomas, 14, while she shops for her grandchildren Friday morning at K B toys in the North Plains Mall. Vickie Winters, left, also shops for Bratz dolls. CNJ photo: Eric Kluth By Darrell Todd Maurina Large business or small, locally-owned or chain-managed, newly-opened or a […]

Cats opened summer league win

CNJ STAFF HOBBS — Sean Cruce went 4 for 5, leading a 16-hit attack, and the Clovis Wildcats opened their 2003 summer schedule with a 16-4 victory over Hobbs Saturday afternoon. The second game of the scheduled doubleheader was cancelled due to rain and lightning. The Cats scored four runs in the second for a […]