Local Sports

Wildcat relays set for today

By Dave Wagner Sports writer dwagner@cnjonline.com Clovis High’s track teams expect to get a good idea where they stand in Class 6A in today’s Wildcat Relays at Leon Williams Stadium, their only home appearance of the season. La Cueva, Volcano Vista, Rio Rancho and Rio Rancho Cleveland are among the top 6A schools in the […]

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CYFD secretary should be held to her word

The indictment of a mental health counselor accused of giving drugs to and having sex with a male juvenile inmate at the state-run Lincoln Pines Youth Center could only have happened with a shocking breakdown in protocols and a serious breach of trust. The Children Youth and Families Department mandates a line of sight view […]

Roundabout still better than lights

By Kent McManigal Local columnist I’ve noticed new pavement markings at the Clovis roundabout, the premier driving entertainment venue in our area and star of a Youtube video. These pavement markings have the same hieroglyphics as the signs you might notice on the roadside as you approach. I’m not sure the added expense of painting […]

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Faith and Lifestyles

‘Good courage’ can provide strength

By: Judy Brandon It was 1977, a few months after Buffy was born. Annie and John Scott had chicken pox, and Buffy was just beginning to break out with the same.  Fever medication, ointment, little sleep at night and each new day seemed to offer only another lonely vigil. On this particular day, I remember […]

Worship beautiful when connected to God

By: Curtis Shelburne I love what happens when God’s people worship, and I count it a joy and a high honor to help lead worship. It’s odd, though, that leading worship and worshiping are not the same things. They can be difficult to do at the same time. Conscientious worship leaders can easily get so […]

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