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75 years ago: Remembering war

Editor’s note: On April 22, 1945, U.S. Army Cpl. Hayley Dandridge of Dora wrote a letter to friends about the horrors he witnessed at the Buchenwald Nazi concentration camp near Weimar, Germany....

 

Terry: Signs of spring are literally in the air

In our part of the world a person can tell spring is in the air without looking at the calendar because the signs of spring are literally in the air. A short drive in the country will tell you what I mean. Before you even see the black and white...

 

Craetive living: Party themes, cuff bracelets ahead on show

Information on creating party themes, making custom cuff bracelets and making fun greeting cards for any occasion will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and noon Thursday (all times Mountain). Susan Legits,...

 

School menus - March 8

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Orange muffin top. Lunch — Battered waffle chicken bites, au-gratin potatoes, steamed carrots, fresh tangelos, whole wheat roll, veggie bar. Tuesday: Breakfast — Homemade sausage egg, cheese burrito and...

 

On the shelves - March 8

These books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: Definition: cozy mystery. A comedic, lighthearted murder mystery with plenty of humor, no graphic violence or sex, and an amateur sleuth from a close-knit community who solves crimes,...

 

Senior Calendar - March 8

Baxter Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory St., Clovis Sunday: 2 p.m. Gospel singing. Monday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. 8 ball pool, 8:30 a.m. exercise class, 10 a.m. jewelry pals, 1 p.m. line dance, 1 p.m. canasta, 5 p.m. social night, 5 p.m. business meeting,...

 
 By Karl Terry    Lifestyles    March 1, 2020

Hard to worry about coronavirus when you have flu

It’s really hard to get worried about a worldwide pandemic when you’re already suffering from the flu. As the fear surrounding the coronavirus spread last week so did the symptoms my body was...

 

Fund raising, homemade soap ahead on show

Information on fund raising and making homemade soap will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and noon Thursday (all times Mountain). Patty Waid is an event planner and...

 

School menus - March 1

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Bean and cheese burrito. Lunch — Chicken smackers, baked tater tots, mini carrots, celery, ranch dressing, chilled mixed fruit, veggie bar. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast bowl and salsa. Lunch ...

 

Senior calendar - March 1

Baxter Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory St., Clovis Monday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. 8 ball pool, 8:30 a.m. exercise class, 10 a.m. jewelry pals, 1 p.m. line dance, 1 p.m. canasta, 5 p.m. social night. Tuesday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. exercise equipment, 8 a.m.-4 p.m....

 

On the shelves - March 1

These books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: “Above the Bay of Angels” by Rhys Bowen: Isabella Waverly only means to comfort the woman felled on a London street. In her final dying moments, she thrusts a letter into Bella's hand...

 

Washington major force in shaping country

I spent six hours last week with the first president of our great nation. Or at least the History Channel’s retelling of George Washington’s story. Most of us grew up in a classroom with a...

 

Fear, creativity and selecting jeans ahead on show

Information on what neuroscience tells us about fear and creativity, and selecting the perfect pair of jeans will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and noon Thursday...

 

School menus - Feb. 23

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Sausage and cheese bagel. Lunch — Oven roasted drumstick, mashed potatoes, gravy, garden salad, ranch, chilled applesauce, fresh veggies. Tuesday: Breakfast — Mini cinni’s. Lunch — BBQ porky rib on a...

 

Senior calendar - Feb. 23

Baxter Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory St., Clovis Monday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. 8 ball pool, 8:30 a.m. exercise class, 10 a.m. jewelry pals, 1 p.m. canasta, 1 p.m. line dance, 5 p.m. social night. Tuesday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. exercise equipment, 8 a.m.-4 p.m....

 

On the shelves - Feb. 23

These books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: “Highfire” by Eoin Colfer: In the days of yore, he flew the skies and scorched angry mobs — now he hides from swamp tour boats and rises only with the greatest reluctance from his...

 

Our people: Single mom striving for healthy life

Elena Flores is a part-time instructor at Eastern New Mexico University, teaching methods and curriculum in physical education and other introductions to health and wellness. Flores obtained a master'...

 

Politics need a little peace, compromise and politeness

I started pondering Chief Ouray the other day and wondered what he could teach us in this politically charged day in which we’re living. For those of you who never lived on the banks of the...

 

Furniture arrangements, sewing techniques ahead on show

Information on furniture arrangement and sewing techniques for making a perfect bag will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and noon Thursday (all times Mountain)....

 

School menus - Feb. 16

Clovis Elementary Monday: No school. Tuesday: Breakfast — Waffle. Lunch — Hamburger on a bun, baked french fries, sliced cucumbers, ranch dressing, sidekicks, fresh veggies. Wednesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit. Lunch — Mini tacos and...

 

Senior calendar - Feb. 16

Baxter Curren Senior Center 908 Hickory St., Clovis Monday: Closed. Tuesday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. exercise equipment, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. 8-ball pool, 8 a.m. quilting, 11 a.m. line dance, 1 p.m. pinochle, 6 p.m. Trivia Mania. Wednesday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. exercise...

 

On the shelves - Feb. 16

These books are available at the Clovis-Carver Public Library: “The Body Lies” by Jo Baker: When a young writer accepts a job at a university in the remote English countryside, it's meant to be a fresh start, away from the bustle of London and...

 

Our people: Keeping Alumni Affairs in order

Melissa Sena, 55, is a native to the Portales area. She works at Eastern New Mexico University in the Alumni Affairs office as their administrative assistant. She has been married to her husband...

 

Sometimes no avoiding snow, even in New Mexico

I think I moved back to New Mexico to escape driving in and shoveling snow. This year that plan was working out well until the dang groundhog reared his head. I found myself in the mountain enclave...

 

New safety products, bag making ahead on show

Information on new products for the home that help with safety, and bag making will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and noon Thursday (all times Mountain). As...

 

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