Some people share too much

Karl Terry Columnist Some people just don’t know when to shut up. Frequently I am guilty myself. The case that stirred this thought occurred, as I was captive in a service establishment recently and had to listen while a guy related a whole lot more about his personal life than yours truly or the attendant […]

School menus — April 13

Clovis elementary Monday: Breakfast – Breakfast Fritata. Lunch – Ham & cheese wrap with ranch, romaine lettuce, seasoned green beans, chilled pears. Tuesday: Breakfast – Cinnamon roll. Lunch – Meat & cheese nachos, garden salad with ranch dressing, mini carrots, peach cup. Wednesday: Breakfast – Chicken biscuit. Lunch – Goldfish ham & cheese sandwich, sweet […]

Nutritionist hits target on health, hunt

Joshua Lucero: staff photo
Kallie Griffin, 25, flips a large tire as part of her daily workout Thursday afternoon in Clovis.

Ruidoso raised Kallie Griffin is no stranger to life in the great outdoors. Griffin, 25, knows how to hunt and the mounted skulls in her living room are a testament to her capabilities. Griffin has participated in four successful hunts and has taken up bow hunting in addition to hunting with her .243 and .300 […]

Honors — April 13

PRMC Auxiliary Plains Regional Medical Center Auxiliary held its award luncheon March 25. Hour pins were earned by: • Jeanetta Geisler, Debbie McCart, Jennie Sparks, 100 hours, • Gloria Calvillo, Jessica Garcia, Jo Mullins, 200 hours • Pat Hayter, Peggy Horton, 300 hours • Melinda Coslett, Becky Haun, 500 hours • Darla Farley. Suella Frerich, […]

Projects never-ending cycle

Clyde Davis Columnist One of the popular novels in high school language arts curriculums today is “Things Fall Apart.” It details fictional but realistic events in late colonial Africa. A home and mortgage owner’s parallel to this might be called “Things Pile Up.” It details the interrelated challenges and connections between home repairs and improvements, […]

Reunions — April 13

Wheatland School Reunion The Wheatland School Reunion will be held 8 a.m. May 24 in th e Senior Citizens Building in Grady. For lunch, please bring a covered dish. Donations will be taken to cover the rent on the building. If you have a question call 806-333-4524 or Maxine Wallace.

Club notes — April 13

Curry County Association of Educational Retirees Curry County Association of Educational Retirees met at K-Bob’s for its April meeting. Dianne Davis welcomed members and guests. Dewey Pierce gave the opening prayer. Pam Wallace led pledges to the flags. David Stidham, registered professional engineer and a retired employee of Excel Energy, gave a presentation that explained […]

On the shelves — April 13

There books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library Beloved Brontosaurus: On the Road With Old Bones, New Science, and Our Favorite Dinosaurs by Brian Switek breathes new life into old bones as he investigates the latest discoveries in paleontology, reunites us with these mysterious creatures, and visits desolate excavation sites and museum vaults to learn […]

Spring best time for fashion

D’Nieka Hartsfield Nieka Style Spring break is near an end, but the nicer, more warm weather is just beginning. It is time to cycle in some of those light fabrics and pastel palettes. Spring is the best time of the year for fashion. The layering is endless and you can virtually wear your year-round clothing […]

Senior happenings — April 13

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St., Clovis Monday: Daily Activities, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Bingo, 1 p.m. (Portales) Tuesday: Daily activities, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Bingo, 1 p.m. (Clovis); 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., Sewing Group (Portales); 11 a.m. Wednesday: Daily activities, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sewing group, 10 a.m. (Clovis); Bingo, 1 p.m. (Clovis) Thursday: Daily […]