Engagements – May 20

Hill-Freeman Hill-Freeman Lance and Tina Hill, of Portales, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Chelsey Hill of Portales, to Dakota Freeman of Portales, son of Kevin and Wanda Freeman of Hobbs. The couple will exchange vows June 16, 2012, at 1875 SRR 7 in Portales. The reception will be at the Jake […]

School menus - May 20

Clovis elementary Monday: Cooks choice. Tuesday: Cooks choice. Wednesday: Cooks choice; sack lunches. School dismissed for summer. Clovis junior high/high school Monday: Cooks choice. Tuesday: Cooks choice. Wednesday: Cooks choice; sack lunch. School dismissed for summer. Elida schools Monday: Breakfast — Pigs in a blanket, juice, milk, cereal. Lunch — Chicken bites, green beans, salad, […]

Birth - May 20

DeFoor LaChelle Nikole DeFoor was born May 8, 2012, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis to Kolter and Brooke DeFoor of Clovis . She weighed 7 pounds, 3 and a half ounces. Her grandparents are Kip and Sherry DeFoor of Clovis and Steve and LaRhonda Bailey of Broadview. Her great-grandparents are Wanda DeFoor of […]

Senior happenings - May 20

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St., Clovis Sunday: 1 p.m.-5 p.m. dance at La Casa Senior Center. Monday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily activities, quilting and sewing; 1 p.m. Bingo at Los Abuelitos Portales Tuesday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily activities, quilting and sewing; 10:30 a.m. indoor exercise; 1 p.m. bingo and refreshments. Wednesday: 8 a.m.-10:30 […]

Club notes - May 20

Pilot Club The Pilot Club of Clovis held their regular business meeting April 9 at Muffley's Backdoor. Officers for 2012-2013 are president Sue Rutter, president elect Darlene Rose, secretary Molly Stansell and treasurer Janet Barnhart. A program meeting was held April 23. Pilots enjoyed a pizza lunch. President Sue Rutter brought a very interesting program […]

On the shelves – May 20

The following books are available at: Clovis-Carver Public Library "Where to Go When: Italy" published by Dorling Kindersley was given by Doris Wallace in memory of Lula Scioli. Whether you're looking for a fun family getaway, a cultural weekend in the city, or a countryside retreat, this essential vacation planner suggests a multitude of appealing […]

Yarn crafts featured on show

Information on making yarn pom poms, repurposing vintage book covers and preparing food with little garbage will be the featured topics on "Creative Living" 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday and noon on Thursday. (All times are Mountain.) Crafter Maria Nerius will show off the hottest yarns by making pom poms, which is the latest craft trend. […]

Hike offers promise of fun, benefit

In the middle of the chaos and sorrow which has surrounded us in our home the past several weeks, comes a ray of hope or at least of a bright promise for fun and benefit. Simple message, via email: The Pike's Peak Challenge is now open for registration. Pike's Peak Challenge is a hike (not […]

Photography much easier today

Most people don't know this, but I actually have a photographic memory. The only problem is I ran out of film somewhere back around 1993. My immediate family didn't take a lot of snapshots when my brother and sister and I were little. Mom's albums and picture boxes are filled with a few snapshots of […]

Club notes: May 13

Encanto Garden Club The Encanto Garden Club met in April at Vines Italian Restaurante in Portales, which tied into a pilgrimage the club takes during the year. Club president, Jacque Wuest, called to order a short meeting. Our telephone chairperson, Carmen Gilchrist, recited "The Gardener's Prayer." Unfinished business was addressed and tabled for the next […]