8-26 Senior Happenings

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Monday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., daily activities including pool, crafts, ceramics, sewing, quilting, dominos, puzzles, card games, computer access, blood pressure checks and therapeutic massage chairs. Tuesday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily activities. Wednesday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily activities; 1 – 3 p.m. – […]

Aug. 3, 2007 Public Record

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records from July 26 through Wednesday: • Andrew Carlos Benavides, 23, of Clovis, to Vanessa Nicole Johnson, 22, of Portales • William Anthony Stoppel Wescott, 18, to Tabitha Jean Barnes, 18, both of Clovis • Robert Alexander Brunson Jr., 40, of North Charleston, S.C., to Julie Lynn […]

Local Roundup: Woman arrested for slashing ex

CNJ staff A 27-year-old Clovis woman was arrested Wednesday morning for slashing her former boyfriend’s face with a knife last week at a local bar, according to police. Jesusita Chairez was charged with aggravated battery against a household member, Clovis Police Capt. Patrick Whitney said. Chairez is being held at the Curry County Adult Detention […]

Rugged religion

1182402025-621cowboycampad.jpg

CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle Jim Hunsucker, right, watches Travis Odell drain water from a pot of potatoes Wednesday at Ned Houk Park. Odell and Hunsucker prepared food for the Mesa Redondo Cowboy Camp Meeting. By Tony Gutierrez: CNJ staff writer The picnic tables filled as close to 100 people filed through the line with […]

Animal cruelty charges against ex-chief reduced

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer A former Melrose police chief will face a single animal cruelty charge after a Magistrate Court judge ordered the prosecutor to dismiss six other charges, according to court records filed Thursday. Records show Magistrate Judge Buddy Hall — who previously ordered the charges be prosecuted individually — based his […]

Reid ties for eighth in WAC golf tourney

CNJ staff RENO, Nev. — Clovis High grad Travis Reid was consistent this week, if nothing else. Reid, a sophomore at New Mexico State, fired his third consecutive round of even-par 72 on Wednesday. His 54-hole total of 216 gave him a tie for eighth in the Western Athletic Conference golf tournament. Reid started the […]

CHS TENNIS: Lady Cats topple Portales

1177568110-web425chsgten3.jpg

CNJ staff photo: Rick White Clovis High’s girls defeated Portales 6-3 on Wednesday in their final tuneup before the District 4-5A tennis tournament. By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer Billie Merritt knew her Clovis High girls tennis squad didn’t face the full Portales “A” team on Wednesday at CHS, but she said the Lady Wildcats […]

School Menus – Week of 11/23

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, juice, milk. Lunch — Ravioli, green beans, cheese bread, pineapple tidbits, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Blueberry muffin, juice, milk. Lunch — Grilled cheese sandwich, chicken noodle soup, pickle spear, fruit jello, milk. Wednesday: No school. Thursday: No school. Friday: No school. Junior High/High School Monday: Breakfast — Juice, […]