Casting for Recovery extends deadline

CNJ staff Casting For Recovery New Mexico has extended the application deadline to Monday for women in New Mexico and the Texas Panhandle to apply for its 2011 Fly-Fishing Retreat, according to a news release from the organization. Casting For Recovery New Mexico is a non-profit organization that provides fly-fishing retreats tailored for women who […]

Debates can leave public well informed

Freedom New Mexico They called it a retreat. Fortunately, neither side seemed inclined to fall back. Observers say Friday’s exchanges between President Obama and Republican lawmakers were something they hadn’t seen in a long time, if ever. Obama and his political opponents engaged in lengthy debates over policies and politics at a GOP get-together in […]

Clovis school board to hold retreat at ENMU

CNJ staff The Clovis Municipal School Board is holding a retreat and work study session at Eastern New Mexico University today. The board will go into executive session from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m., then begin a public meeting beginning at 1 p.m. Superintendent Rhonda Seidenwurm said the executive session will consist of her quarterly […]

May 1 Cannon Community

Air Commando Family Retreat — The Cannon Chapel will host its first Air Commando Family Retreat May 15-17 at Bonita Park Retreat Center in Ruidoso. The retreat is available to active-duty airmen and their families and is free, but registration is limited to the first 50 who sign up. Others will be place on a […]

Cancer retreat set for April

CNJ Staff The Cancer Services of New Mexico’s annual Family Cancer Retreat is April 24-26 in Lifeway Glorieta Conference Center in Glorieta, N.M. This free program provides New Mexico’s adult cancer patients, survivors and their families with tools and information they need to manage the treatment and survival process.

City officials get tutored on legal issues at retreat

By Gabriel Monte: CNJ staff writer To dispute the application of state statutes in the city, commissioners will have to determine if the statute is a general law and if it denies the city’s Home Rule power, according to City Attorney David Richards. Home Rule allows municipalities to govern independently from state statues. The city […]

Pentecostal retreat comes to Clovis for the 10th year

Tova Fruchtman Chapter two of Acts in the New Testament describes the basis of the Pentecostal Movement. The section describes a scene when the apostles are being visited by the Holy Spirit. It reads, “And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit was giving […]