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Our people: Living life whole-hearted

My name is Lacey Field. I am 35 years old and I was born in Lubbock. I now live in Clovis with my husband of 11 years, Mike, and my twins Haycie and Holden, who are 5. I teach first grade at Melrose...

 
 By Karl Terry    Lifestyles    May 19, 2019 

Taking a good look at the future of food

How does a maggot sausage dog and a big bowl of insect ice cream sound? I’m not too sure about the maggot sausage. Maggot seem like something that would eat sausage, not something you would make...

 
 By Sheryl Borden    Lifestyles    May 19, 2019 

Chalk paste, Guinea pigs ahead on show

Information using chalk paste, e-craft publications and Guinea pigs as pets will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” at 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday and at noon on Thursday. Kari Child will...

 

School menus - May 19

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Cook’s choice. Lunch — Cook’s choice Tuesday: Breakfast — Cook’s choice. Lunch — Cook’s choice Wednesday: Breakfast — Cook’s choice. Lunch — Sack lunch • Breakfast includes 100 percent...

 

Senior calendar - May 19

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

 

Club notes - May 19

Curry County Retired Educators Our guest speaker was Cindy Kleyn-Kennedy, Clovis Municipal Schools (CMS) Instructional Tech Coordinator and weekly columnist for The Eastern New Mexico News. She spoke to us about a program being used in the middle...

 

On the shelves - May 19

The following are available for checkout at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “2019 Guide to the Night Sky” by Storm Dunlop and Wil Tirion is an easy introduction to astronomy and useful reference for seasoned stargazers, providing a comprehensive mo...

 

Something to read - May 19

Name of book: “Blue Yarn ... A Memoir About Loss, Letting Go, & What Happens Next” Author: Carrie Classon’s column appears each Wednesday in Readers’ Choice Classon, on her motivation: “I started writing ‘Blue Yarn,’ honestly, to try...

 

Our people: Surrounded by family

My name is Kelly Jo Fish. I am the youngest daughter to three amazing and supportive parents Dee (wife Mikie) and Lynette Fish. Outside of my parents my biggest role model and the one who has blessed...

 
 By Karl Terry    Lifestyles    May 12, 2019

Pretty hard to put a price tag on a mother

“I humbly appraise my mother’s worth, “It began with pain to give me birth, “Which triggered off a love so strong, “Blossoming into a life-long bond. “When needed, she was always there, ...

 

Quilting, home remodeling ahead on show

Information on a new quilt technique that makes it easier to create the Drunkard’s Path Quilt, helping kids learn to bake and over-all home remodeling will be the featured topics on “Creative Livi...

 

School menus - May 12

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Bagel w/cream cheese. Lunch — Italian spaghetti, garden salad, mini carrots w/ranch, chilled fruit, whole wheat roll. Tuesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Beef teriyaki blasters,...

 

Senior calendar - May 12

Baxter Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory St., Clovis Monday: 8:30 a.m. exercise class, 10 a.m. jewelry pals, 5 p.m. business meeting, 5:30 p.m. potluck, 6 p.m. social night Tuesday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. exercise equipment, 8 a.m. quilting, 9 a.m. pinochle...

 

Club notes - May 12

Portales Woman’s Club Amber Hamilton, president, presided over the final meeting of Portales Woman’s Club on Wednesday at the club building. Gaynelle Thomas gave the invocation and led the pledges and club collect. Sixteen members and five...

 

On the shelves - May 12

The following are available for checkout at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “H.O.P.E. for the Alzheimer's Journey” by Carol B. Amos presents a helpful handbook to equip Alzheimer’s caregivers with knowledge, tools and advice for their difficult...

 

Our people: Giving his all

My name is Layne Norris. I am the owner of Norris Electric. I am proudly married to Shelly Norris, my best friend, for almost 34 years and the proud dad to Austin and Spencer Norris. I am the son of...

 
 By Karl Terry    Lifestyles    May 5, 2019

I've fallen in love with Helvetica all over again

It’s been said that Helvetica is like water. I recently learned they’ve redesigned my drink of choice when it comes to typefaces. The font has been one of the most ubiquitous in graphic design...

 

Pressed flowers, gifted children ahead on show

Information on working with pressed flowers and how creativity affects gifted children will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” on at 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday and at noon on Thursday. Kate Chu...

 

School menus - May 5

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza. Lunch — Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes w/gravy, mini carrots w/ranch, chilled fruit. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cinnamon roll. Lunch — Cheeseburger on a bun, baked fries, veggie cup w/ranch,...

 

Senior calendar - May 5

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

 

On the shelves - May 5

The following are available for checkout at: Clovis-Carver Public Library “The League of Wives” by Heath Hardage Lee shares the true, untold story of the extraordinary lengths taken by women who confronted the U.S. government to bring home their...

 

ENMU production will benefit hospital

When an upcoming weekend is as busy as this one (seriously, check out the events calendar for the next few days), I especially appreciate a two-for-one opportunity. The Roosevelt General Hospital Foun...

 
 By Patti Dobson    Lifestyles    May 1, 2019

We should live in world where we lift each other up

There is a lot of ugliness in the world right now. It would be easy to blame social media, the times we live in, political unrest, and a host of other things. And as these things go, people have laid...

 

Jesus can quench our thirst forever

You should probably drink a lot more water. It’s our age’s most oft-recited quasi-medical mantra. Never mind that most of us have long thought that the human body came equipped with an “idiot...

 

Here comes that rainy-day feeling

Welcome to Monsoon Season. Yes, there is sarcasm in the term since our region barely averages 16 inches of rain annually. But most of whatever moisture we receive this year will probably fall between...

 

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