March 19 -March 25 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Fried fish and roast turkey Monday: Chef’s choice Tuesday: Chinese cuisine Wednesday: Roast beef and baked chicken Thursday: Hamburger steak and grilled pork chops

Jan. 29 -Feb. 4 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.:Friday: Roast turkey and shrimpMonday: Chef’s choiceTuesday: Cajun cuisineWednesday: Carved roast beef and roasted turkeyThursday: Oriental cuisine Whispering Winds 11 a.m.:Friday: Fried fishMonday: MeatloafTuesday: Fried chickenWednesday: BarbecueThursday: Chicken fried steak The Drop Zone 11 a.m.:Friday: Fish and chipsMonday: Green chili cheeseburgerTuesday: SpaghettiWednesday: Chicken/beef teriyaki bowlThursday: Shrimp Po’Boy Cannon Lanes 11 a.m.:Friday: Chicken […]

Dec. 18 -Dec. 24 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Fried fish and roast turkey Monday: Chef’s Choice Tuesday: Chinese cuisine Wednesday: Carved roast beef and roast chicken Thursday: Fried chicken and meatloaf

President signs bill that aids military spouses

By Senior Airman Sara Csurilla: 39th Air Base Wing Public Affairs INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey — The president signed a bill Nov. 11 to help ease the strain on military families who frequently travel from state to state and country to country. President Barack Obama signed the bill, known as the ‘Military Spouses Residency Relief […]

Organizations aim to draw community together with Thanksgiving dinner

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CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks Susie Armijo, kitchen manager at Lighthouse Mission, carves one of 26 Thanksgiving turkeys Monday in preparation for Thursday’s feast at the Lighthouse. Armijo said she and her staff plan on cooking a total of 31 turkeys. By Eric Butler: Freedom New Mexico A nice, big turkey dinner is something nearly […]

Nov. 25 -Nov. 30 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Wednesday: Carved roast beef and baked chicken Thursday: Closed for Thanksgiving holiday Friday: Turkey pasta primavera Monday: Chef’s choice

Local women’s fitness center hosts turkey drive

Freedom New Mexico To help people who wouldn’t have a turkey this Thanksgiving, Curves of Clovis is hosting a “Give a Gobble” event Wednesday and Thursday. During this event, Curves plans to waive the initial service fee for any new member who brings in either a turkey or a $30 contribution, all to be donated […]

Elida turkey dinner set

Freedom New Mexico The Elida United Methodist Women annual turkey dinner is 11:30 a.m. Sunday in the Elida High School cafeteria. The cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children under 12. Proceeds go to the women’s group’s community service projects. The meal includes turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, cranberry sauce, green beans, […]

Oct. 16 -Oct. 22 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Fried fish and roast turkey Monday: Chef’s choice Tuesday: Chinese cuisine Wednesday: Carved roast beef and spaghetti Thursday: Fried chicken and meatloaf

Sept. 4-10 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Fish and meatloaf Monday: Closed for Labor Day holiday Tuesday: Italian cuisine Wednesday: Roast beef and turkey Thursday: Beef stroganoff and country fried steak

July 1-7 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Wednesday: Roast beef and roast turkey Thursday: Teriyaki rice and shrimp fried rice Friday: Closed for holiday Monday: Italian breaded pork chops and lasagna Tuesday: Carved roast beef and roast turkey The Drop Zone 11 a.m.: Wednesday: Fajita philly Thursday: Green chili bacon cheeseburger Friday: Closed for holiday Monday: Club wrap […]

June 19 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Roast turkey and baked or fried fish Monday: Chef’s choice Tuesday: Chinese cuisine Wednesday: Carved roast beef and spaghetti Thursday: Mexican cuisine The Drop Zone 11 a.m.: Friday: Shrimp Po’Boy sandwich Monday: Club wrap Tuesday: Spaghetti and meatballs Wednesday: Southwestern chicken wrap Thursday: Green chili bacon cheeseburger Cannon Lanes 11 […]

Nov. 21-27 What's Happening

Friday Turkey Shoot — Cannon Lanes. Bowl a score of 100 to win a turkey. Saturday Mystery Price Game — 5 p.m. to midnight, Cannon Lanes. participants will spin the wheel to determine game cost. Prices range from $1 to $2.25 per game.

Fair food ranges from traditional to unique

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CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo Phillip Gillmore flips turkey legs filling a large grill behind his stand at the Curry County Fair. Gillmore has worked as a food vendor for 16 years. By Liliana Castillo: CNJ staff writer Jacque Schaap of Clovis and her five children make sure to visit the food stands at the […]

Many reasons to say thanks

By Helena Rodriguez: Freedom Newspapers The Thanksgiving turkey has turned into the day-after-Thanksgiving-green-chile-turkey-enchiladas. Yum! But just because we’re feasting on leftovers today doesn’t mean I’m offering leftover thanks from yesterday. Thanksgiving should continue, or at least it should begin anew, and be a year-round process. This is not gobbledygook. I truly intend to give constant […]

Turkey day sampler

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CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo David “Hank” Hankins carves a 20-pound mesquite-smoked turkey Tuesday for Baxter-Curren Senior Center’s Thanksgiving dinner. CNJ staff Pre-dinner tip Joe Carpenter, a personal trainer and sports nutritionist at Gym X, said portion control is the key to eating sensible. He suggested eating fruit, nuts and whole wheat before the main […]

Oct. 22, 1962

Advance elements of the Cannon-based “Black Falcons” returned to their home base from a deployment to Turkey. … The Clovis News-Journal reported that President Kennedy summoned top congressional leaders back to Washington and planned to make a nationwide television report because of an “International situation of the highest security.” … Rex Sporting Goods, 308 Main, […]

Already stretched thin, U.S. faces Turkish troubles

By Freedom Newspapers Most of the commentary surrounding the election in Turkey revolved around the fact that the Justice and Development Party (known as AK), a moderate Islamist party, achieved a solid victory. This in a country that was established in the 1920s by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk who expected to have an explicitly secular rather […]

Have A Happy Thanksgiving!

By Curtis Shelburne: CNJ Religion Columnist Generally speaking, even though I really enjoy my daily work, I enjoy holidays a great deal. I like special times when most folks take a much-needed day or two off to enjoy each other, eat too much, and goof off a bit. Taking a little time off on occasion, […]

Turkey tales for the holiday

Football. Turkey. Sleep. Family and friends. Area residents are looking forward to a relaxing Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday. Here’s a sampling of plans: The holiday will be a turning point for one Clovis woman who plans to gather with friends for the first time in two years. When her husband died two years ago, Debbie […]