April 12, 2009 CSC menu

Monday: Baked chicken, wild rice, carrot raisin salad, biscuit, margarine, and mandarin oranges. Tuesday: Liver, onions, mashed potatoes, green beans, sliced cucumbers, wheat roll, margarine, peaches, strawberries, and topping. Wednesday: Chicken corn casserole, Pinto beans, spinach, flour tortilla, and an orange. Thursday: Beef stew, cabbage, cornbread, and fruit salad. Friday: Burrito, Spanish rice, salsa, corn, […]

April 5, 2009 Community menus

Monday: BBQ chicken, creamy cole slaw, green beans, wheat roll, margarine, chocolate pudding, and topping. Tuesday: Ham and beans, cheese, green chilies, onions, okra, cornbread, and peach cobbler. Wednesday: Hamburger mac, green beans, corn, apricots, and peanut butter cookie. Thursday: Chicken spaghetti, beets, green salad, dressing, garlic bread, and peaches. Friday: Pork roast, black-eyed peas, […]

Student’s lesser prairie chicken poster wins contest

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By Argen Duncan: PNT Senior Writer A Portales student has drawn the best lesser prairie chicken in a contest, according to judges. Portales Junior High School eighth-grader Alexa Herrington’s watercolor won first place, and $50, in the junior high division of the 2009 High Plains Lesser Prairie Chicken Festival Poster Contest. Herrington’s art teacher, John […]

March 15, 2009 CSC menu

Monday: Baked chicken, wild rice, carrot raisin salad, biscuit, margarine and mandarin oranges. Tuesday: Roast beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, wheat roll, margarine and mandarin oranges. Wednesday: Ham and noodles, California vegetables, vegetable salad, dressing, cottage cheese and peaches. Thursday: Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, gravy, turnip greens, margarine, whole wheat roll, margarine and gelatin with fruit. […]

March 1, 2009 Community Services Center menus

Community Services Center 1100 Community Way Monday: Lasagna, honey glazed carrots, wheat garlic bread, orange, and oatmeal cookie. Tuesday: Salmon patty, baked potato, margarine, spinach, wheat bread, and chocolate pudding. Wednesday: Burrito, Spanish rice, salsa, corn, salad, dressing, and spiced apple. Thursday: Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, wheat roll, margarine, and apple […]

Jan. 25, 2009 Community Services Center Menu

Monday: Taco, Pinto beans, salad, salsa, chocolate cake. Tuesday: BBQ chicken, pasta salad, mustard greens, roll, pears. Wednesday: Beef stew, squash, cornbread, chocolate cookie. Thursday: Ham and beans, okra, crackers, peaches. Friday: Roast beef with brown gravy, broccoli, baked potato, roll, banana pudding.

Jan. 18, 2008 Floyd School Menus

TuesdayBreakfast: Scrambled eggs, toast, cereal, juice, milkLunch: Chicken fajitas, rice, salad, tortilla, peaches, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS)WednesdayBreakfast: Banana nut bread, cereal, juice, milkLunch: Tequita, chili beans, salad, spice cake, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS)ThursdayBreakfast: Toaster pastry, cereal, juice, milkLunch: Chicken and broccoli alfredo, garlic bread, salad, cherry cobbler, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS)FridayBreakfast: Ham […]

Jan. 18, 2008 CSC Menu

Monday: Closed. Tuesday: Hamburger Mac, green beans, corn, peaches. Wednesday: Chicken and rice, salad, peas, roll, peanut butter cookie. Thursday: Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, roll, fruit cocktail. Friday: Baked Chicken, carrots, peas, roll, oatmeal cookie.

Jan. 4, 2009 Community Services Center Menu

Monday: Ham, broccoli with cheese, salad, roll, white cake. Tuesday: Chicken enchiladas, corn, spinach salad, salsa, peaches. Wednesday: Liver and onions, wild rice, peas, roll, orange. Thursday: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes and gravy, salad, roll, chocolate pudding with topping. Friday: Spaghetti with meat sauce, green beans, garlic bread, brownies.

Dec. 14, 2008 CSC Menu

Monday – Beef Stroganoff, broccoli and cheese, salad, roll, chocolate pudding Tuesday – Chicken and dumplings, green beans, carrots, pears Wednesday – Barbecue beef, mixed vegetables, salad, biscuit, applesauce cake Thursday – Chicken tenders, green salad, corn, white bread, gelatin with fruit Friday – Beef stew, salad, cornbread, pears

It’s not easy being without green

By Karl Terry, Local Columnist As the nights get cooler and the leaves begin to turn, the craving hits me. With a longing like an expectant mother for pickles and ice cream, my search instead is for fresh green chile. We laid in our winter store of the spicy vegetable last week with a purchase […]

Oct. 1, 2008 Military Digest

Navy Ball VFW Post 3280 will be celebrating the U.S. Navy Birthday Ball at 5 p.m. Oct. 11 at VFW Post 3280, 200 W. Grand Ave. Cost is $25 per person and $40 per couple. A dinner choice of steak or chicken is available. Information: Vernon Luce. 693-5433.

Police investigate shooting report at Clovis restaurant

Freedom New Mexico Shots were fired, but no injuries were reported during an incident at Clovis’ Kentucky Fried Chicken on Wednesday afternoon. A KFC manager said the shooting occurred near the restaurant’s drive-thru. “One of our employees’ ex-boyfriend was trying to shoot at her (current) boyfriend,” said Manager Rosie Wesley, but added, “nobody (really) knows […]

Aug. 28 CSC Menu

Community Services Center1100 Community Way Milk, coffee and tea served daily. Monday: Closed, Labor DayTuesday: Salmon patty, baked potato, spinach, hominy, wheat bread, chocolate pudding.Wednesday: Beef Enchiladas, salad/dressing, pinto beans, Spanish rice, orangeThursday: Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, peas, biscuit/margarine, peaches.Friday: Ham and noodles, broccoli, beets, pumpkin bread.

Aug. 17, 2008 CSC Menu

Monday: Frito pie, pinto beans, lettuce/tomatoes/onions, angel food cake, apricots Tuesday: King ranch chicken, corn, spanish rice, salad/dressing, cottage cheese, pears Wednesday: Chicken fajita, pinto beans, tomatoes and chilies, pumpkin spice cookie Thursday: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes and grave, asparagus, wheat roll with margarine, apricots Friday: Pork posole, salad/dressing, mustard greens, garlic bread, pumpkin spice […]

Prairie chicken hunts on hold

Staff and Wire Reports SANTA FE — The heads of the state Game and Fish Department and the Game Commission have decided to hold off on issuing hunting permits for the lesser prairie chicken, a longtime candidate for possible protection under the Endangered Species Act. Game and Fish Director Bruce Thompson and Game Commission Chairman […]

July 27, 2008 Menus

Community Service Center Monday: Spaghetti with meat sauce, green salad, corn, garlic bread and pears. Tuesday: Chicken and noodles, peas, carrots, corn bread, fruit salad. Wednesday: Frito pie, pinto beans and white cake. Thursday: King Ranch Chicken, Spanish rice, green salad and peaches. Milk, coffee and tea served daily.

July 18, 1975

Kentucky Fried Chicken, 600 E. Second, advertised free Pepsi with any bucket or barrel of chicken.

Group wants prairie chicken listed as endangered

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By Susan Montoya Bryan, The Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE — Lesser prairie chickens have been reduced to just a fraction of their once booming population across a handful of states, prompting a group of Western conservationists to crank up the pressure on the federal government to provide more protection for the rare bird. Monday marked the […]

First person: Tish McDaniel organizes Prairie Chicken Festival

By Liliana Castillo, Freedom New Mexico Part of Tish McDaniel’s job with the Nature Conservancy is to coordinate the Prairie Chicken Festival in Milnesand each year. Born and raised in eastern New Mexico, McDaniel, 54, is glad she can do what she loves in a place she calls home. The issues: The grasslands are critically […]