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Senior calendar - Feb. 18

Baxter Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory St., Clovis Monday: Closed Tuesday: 8 a.m. quilting, 9 a.m. pinochle class, noon pinochle 101, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. exercise equipment, 1 p.m. crafters, 6 p.m. trivia mania Wednesday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. exercise...

 

School menus - Feb. 18

Clovis Elementary Monday: No school Tuesday: Breakfast — Glazed donut. Lunch — Turkey and cheese on goldfish bread, veggie dippers w/ranch, fresh apple, cookie. Wednesday: Breakfast — Sausage and biscuit. Lunch — Teriyaki chicken drumsticks,...

 

Our People: Locally grown

Joan Martinez-Terry has lived in New Mexico all her life. Her family came to Portales from Villanueva in1946 as farmworkers. Her father was a WWII veteran of the Army Air Corp, having served in...

 

Enchiladas the best in these parts

I’m pretty sure the first time I ever ate out anywhere that wasn’t a drive-in or a truck stop it was enchiladas at El Monterrey in Clovis. We didn’t have too many fancy restaurants in Portales...

 

Time to plan your look for spring vacation

‘Tis nearly the end of February — the month that comes and goes quickly, and with Valentine’s Day out of the way, it’s time to get ready for spring break. Spring break is March 12-16 for...

 

Get tips on selecting unfinished furniture

Information on choosing zippers for different uses and the five essential foods for better eyesight will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” on Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. and on Thursday at noon...

 

Our People: Living with purpose

Alicia Roberts has lived in Clovis all of her life. She graduated from Clovis High School in 2009, then attended Eastern New Mexico University and graduated with a master's degree in speech language...

 

Flu mask provides added perk

When I turned toward the noise it was a big guy in a mask and he didn’t look happy. Fortunately he didn’t have a knife or gun on him so I queried him as to his identity. When I asked he quickly...

 

Guys, follow these tips for Valentine's Day attire

As we all know, Valentine’s Day is only three days away. Everyone must be busy making plans for the special day. If you have not planned yet, then don’t waste time because your plans dictate what...

 

See how to make fizzy bath bombs

Information on making foods for fundraisers, making homemade soap and bath bombs, and using Tulip fabric markers will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” on Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. and on...

 

Senior calendar - Feb. 11

Baxter Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory, Clovis Sunday: 2 p.m. gospel singing Monday: 8:30 a.m. exercise class, 10 a.m. jewelry pals, noon pinochle, 1 p.m. line dance, 5 p.m. business meeting, 5:30 p.m. potluck, 6 p.m. social night Tuesday: 8 a.m....

 

School menus - Feb. 11

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Bagel and cream cheese. Lunch — Italian spaghetti, garden salad, mini carrots w/ranch, seasonal fresh fruit. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cinnamon roll. Lunch — BBQ shredded pork on a bun, baked fries, veggie...

 

Our People: A different kind of service

Eddie Pullman was born and raised in San Angelo, Texas. He studied business at the University of Texas. He drafted into the Army for the Korean War in 1954 and was honorably discharged two years later...

 

Boycott the Bowl? Likely not

Will NFL viewership continue its decline during today’s Super Bowl or will we break the downward spiral by all tuning in to yell against Tom Brady? I get it; your main reason for watching the Super...

 

Get ready for parade of fashion at Super Bowl

It’s Super Bowl Sunday and the Philadelphia Eagles will be facing the New England Patriots. Even if your favorite team isn't playing, and you can’t decide who to root for, there are always the com...

 

Check out new fusible quilt batting

Information on dealing with cancer and fear and using Paintstiks to embellish garments will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” on Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. and on Thursday at noon. (All times...

 

Senior calendar - Feb. 4

Baxter Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory, Clovis Monday: 8:30 a.m. exercise class, 10 a.m. jewelry pals, noon pinochle, 1 p.m. line dance, 5:30 p.m. social night Tuesday: 8 a.m. quilting, 9 a.m. pinochle class, noon pinochle 101, 8 a.m.-4 p.m....

 

School menus - Feb. 4

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Pan dulce. Lunch — Popcorn chicken, mashed potatoes w/gravy, seasoned green beans, applesauce. Tuesday: Breakfast — Banana bread. Lunch — Soft taco w/salsa, seasoned pinto beans, seasoned corn, seasonal...

 

Old hat may be done for

About 25 years ago I was browsing the aisles of a Montrose, Colorado, store that sold sporting goods and western wear when I found myself in the hat aisles. I decided right then a felt hat might be...

 

Guys, are you 'tough enough' to wear pink?

Last week I talked about some of the looks on the runways for the menswear fashion shows in Paris that took place on Jan. 18. I gave a few descriptions of some of the looks that stood out on the...

 

Our People: Senior knows how to act

Liam Hurley was born and raised in Portales. He is a senior at Portales High School involved in the high school choir, and the Business Professionals of America programs. He is also involved in the sc...

 

Aromatic alchemist talks about exotic oils

Information on making artist trading cards, thread sketching and making fabulous frames will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” on Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. and on Thursday at noon. (All...

 

Senior calendar - Jan. 28

Baxter Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory, Clovis Monday: 8:30 a.m. exercise class, 10 a.m. jewelry pals, noon pinochle, 1 p.m. line dance Tuesday: 8 a.m. quilting, 9 a.m. pinochle class, noon pinochle 101, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. exercise equipment, 1 p.m....

 

School menus - Jan. 28

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Cheese omelet. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, au-gratin potatoes, California veggies, delicious apple, whole wheat roll. Tuesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Porky rib on a bun, baked...

 

Our People: Cooking central to life of native

Eric Hall was born and raised in Clovis. He graduated from Clovis High School 1991. He is he son of William and Mary Hall. His mother taught him how to cook and his father taught him how to barbecue,...

 

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