Senior happenings — July 18

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Sunday: 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Dance at La Casa Senior Center. Monday: 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Dance at La Casa Senior Center. Tuesday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Daily activities. Wednesday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 Indoor exercise; 1 p.m. Bingo and refreshments. Thursday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 a.m. […]

Senior happenings — June 6

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St., Clovis Monday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Dance at Friendship. Tuesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities; 10 a.m. – Noon Voting for election of officers; 10:30 a.m. Indoor Exercise; 1 p.m. Bingo and refreshments. Wednesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities; 9:30 a.m. Free blood pressure and […]

Jan. 3 Senior calendar

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Monday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities; 11:30 a.m. potluck luncheon. Please bring a cover dish and monthly birthday cake. Tuesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. daily activities; 1 p.m. bingo and refreshments. Wednesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 a.m. Indoor exercise; 1 p.m. bingo and refreshments. […]

12-27 Senior happenings

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Sunday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Dance at Los Abuelitos in Portales. Please bring a cover dish. Monday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 indoor exercise; 11:30 a.m. potluck luncheon. Tuesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. daily activities; 1 p.m. bingo and refreshments. Wednesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. […]

Salvation Army receives more gold, silver coins

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CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks Maj. Tammy Ray of the Clovis Salvation Army proudly displays the gold and silvers coins that someone deposited Friday in one of its kettles. By Kevin Wilson: CNJ staff writer During her daily six-hour post at Walgreen’s, Cindy Mendoza makes sure to say hello, goodbye and “Merry Christmas” to everyone […]

11-29 Senior happenings

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Monday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 a.m. Indoor exercise; 11:30 a.m. Potluck luncheon. Bring your favorite dish. Tuesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities; 1 p.m. Bingo and refreshments. Wednesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 a.m. Indoor exercise; 1 p.m. Bingo and refreshments. Thursday: […]

11-8 Senior happenings

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Sunday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Dance at Los Abuelitos in Portales. Please bring a cover dish. Monday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 indoor exercise; 11:30 a.m. potluck luncheon. Bring your favorite dish. Tuesday: 9 a.m. Seniors board of directors meetings; 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily […]

10-4 Senior happenings

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Monday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 indoor exercise. Tuesday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Daily activities; 1 p.m. bingo and refreshments. Wednesday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 a.m. Indoor exercise; 1 p.m. bingo and refreshments. Thursday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Daily activities; 10:30 Indoor exercise; 1 p.m. Loteria (Spanish […]

Grandson shows innocent way to look at life

By Clyde Davis: Local columnist This article is dedicated to my grandson Jason, who has had almost daily “time of my life” experiences since we acquired the backyard swimming pool. I always knew … that a 9-year-old could get maximum use and enjoyment out of a 3.5 by14 foot-pool. We adults are under the sad […]

My idea of a must-see TV network

By Kevin Wilson: FNM columnist Our eighth-grade honors English teacher had us do a daily writing. She read the papers, but never graded them. She wanted us to write to learn more about ourselves and be better writers. It was there I dreamed of a TV job and wrote, “I’ll someday own a television network, […]

Derby win inspiration to us all

By Glenda Price: CNJ columnist A New Mexico owned and trained horse won the Kentucky Derby last Saturday. In the midst of torrents of depressing news cascading onto us daily — even hourly — a little-known horse and his connections proved once again that in the United States of America the regular folks can win. […]

CNJ celebrates 80th anniversary

CNJ staff The Clovis News Journal celebrates its 80th anniversary as a daily paper Wednesday. The Clovis Journal and The Clovis News, both weekly papers, became one daily paper when Mack Stanton of Tennessee purchased them on Feb. 19, 1929. Stanton published the first edition of the Clovis Evening News-Journal on April 1, 1929. The […]

Profits don’t justify fear

By Clyde Davis: CNJ columnist There it is, big as life and twice as ugly, on my daily blurb from an organization called Beliefnet. Beliefnet, in general, caters via email announcements to the broad Christian community, and even to those who are seeking a spiritual center and exploring Christianity — in other words, those who […]

Families seek to end separation

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CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks Roberto Valadez’ daughters, from left to right, Preciousa, 4, Samantha, 11, Esmeralda, 8, and Gulianni Mary, 5 months, are unable to see their mother at the Roosevelt County Detention Center because of the jail’s policy that forbids children’s By Sharna Johnson: CNJ Staff Writer While the state works to study […]

Sept. 7, 2008 Senior Calendar

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Sunday: 1 -5 p.m. Dance at Friendship Senior Center. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish. Monday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities. Tuesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m. Daily activities. Wednesday: 9 a.m Senior Center board of directors mtg.; 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily activities […]

Stimulus payments being used for daily living costs

Staff and wire reports Many Americans allowed themselves to fantasize about large-screen TVs, bigger vacations and other luxuries when they learned of the federal rebates they’d be getting this spring and early summer. Or maybe they’d pay off a credit card or set the rebate aside for a big purchase in the future, notwithstanding Washington’s […]

Earl vs. calf

Earl is doing battle with a calf today. The daily comic can be found under “More features” below or at this link: http://www.cnjonline.com/sections/editors-notebook/earl/• • • Have you participated in our Web poll lately? To access it, click on “More features” below or follow the link:

Clovis Wildcats advance to 5A final

Jaye Crocket spearheaded a 10-4 run midway through the fourth quarter and Clovis sealed a 79-66 win over La Cueva at the free-throw line in a Class 5A boys state semifinal game Thursday at The Pit in Albuquerque. Jaden Isler scored 22 points for the Wildcats, who used a 14-5 run in the third-quarter to […]

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Feb. 24, 2008 Senior Calendar

La Casa Senior Center 1120 Cameo St. Monday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., daily activities including pool, crafts, ceramics, sewing, quilting, dominos, puzzles, card games, computer access, blood pressure checks and therapeutic massage chairs. Tuesday: 9 a.m. -4 p.m., daily activities; 1:15 p.m. – money bingo and refreshments. Wednesday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., daily activities; 1-3 p.m. – […]