It's their business: Guthal’s Nursery and Landscaping

Cannon Connections: Gabriel Monte Guthal’s Nursery and Landscaping celebrated its 67th anniversary on May 15, according to owner Charles Guthals. The nursery offers landscaping design and installation services and contains a full stock of plants for traditional or xeriscape gardens. Guthal’s Nursery and Landscaping • Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. • […]

6/6 Business licenses

The following business licenses were obtained from the city of Clovis in May: • Mike’s Landscaping Type: 1430 Landscaping Owner: Mike C. Martinez Location: 135 Summer Court • Custom Car Crazy Type: 240 Electronics Owner: Tyler Brown Location: 105 W. Casablanca Unit 55 • Tivis Plumbing Type: 130 Plumbing Owner: Rocky Tivis Location: 7892 NM […]

10/15 Local Briefs

Staff reports Cannon, Arizona bases finalists for award Cannon Air Force Base and the Davis-Mothan Air Force Base in Tucson, Ariz., are the finalists for the Commander-in-Chief’s Installation Excellence Award for Air Combat Command, according to Capt. Andre Kok, of Cannon’s public affairs. The award recognizes efforts of airmen at Department of Defense installations who […]

Xeriscape offers water-friendly option

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The White Dagger tree only flowers once in its lifetime of 10 to 20 years. It is also known as the century plant. Tequila is made from a close relative in Mexico, according to one Web site. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Ryn Gargulinski: CNJ staff writer Just because one lives in New Mexico does […]

Cannon trying to save water

By David Arkin/Correspondent Southwest landscaping is helping Cannon Air Force Base conserve water. Base officials say they’re concerned about future water supplies like everyone else. Ken Cable, operations flight deputy commander at Cannon, said base officials are trying to put plans together for the outside of their main buildings that include southwest landscaping, or xeriscaping. […]

Garden benefits the soul

By Clyde Davis Some of the ways we celebrate life are so natural we don’t even think about them. No fancy tools, no expensive ingredients, no high-tech equipment. Take the garden that you intend to reconstruct this spring (Well, OK, that I intend to reconstruct). It combines art form, outdoor exercise, and a commitment to […]

Davis, Charlie Ray

Charlie Ray Davis Services: Have been held. Charlie Ray Davis, 35, of Albuquerque died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2004, at his home. He was born on Feb. 1, 1969, in Phoenix to Steve Davidson and Marla Davis. Family members said he enjoyed fishing, landscaping and cooking. He was preceded in death by his father and his […]

Cannon policies protect the water supply

Carla Givens An article recently published in the Clovis News Journal quoted a local citizen who expressed concern that Cannon Air Force Base is not participating in water conservation efforts. For years, water use has undoubtedly been one of the most polarizing issues in New Mexico and prolonged drought has made the issue yet more […]

On-line xeriscaping class to be offered

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Cactus is used as a means to landscape a front yard in Clovis. Photo by Eric Kluth. By Helena Rodriguez People who want to learn to xeriscape their lawns for themselves may want to head to the electronics store instead of the garden store. An on-line class at Eastern New Mexico University this fall will […]