New racetrack announcement due Monday

The New Mexico Racing Commission meets on Monday and will announce its choice for the state’s newest racetrack and casino.

Racing commission meeting to discuss applications

Freedom New Mexico The New Mexico Racing Commission meets at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday in Santa Fe and plans to discuss applications for the state’s newest racetrack. Raton, Santa Fe and Tucumcari are vying for the state’s sixth racetrack license. Commissioners will announce today when they will hold a special meeting to declare which site has […]

Clovis teams ousted in state LL meets

CNJ staff LOS LUNAS — The Clovis American All-Stars were eliminated from the state 11-12 Little League tournament Monday night with a 5-1 loss to White Rock. Jarron Hill pitched a complete game for American in a losing effort, striking out nine. He also scored the team’s only run in the sixth when he reached […]

Local committee has vacancies

CNJ Staff The Clovis/Curry County Local Emergency Planning Committee has three vacancies on its executive council. The group meets on the third Wednesday of odd-numbered months at 1 p.m.

Jan.24

Thursday: El Desayuno Kiwanis Club meets at 6:45 a.m at the Taqueria Jalisco, 217 W. Seventh St. Club information: 714-0973.

Volunteer Opportunity – Public Works Committee

City of Clovis Public Works Committee currently has a vacancy for a District 4 representative. The committee advises the city commission on public works activities such as drainage, landfill and streets. The committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month. Claire Burroughes, 763-9653.

Local Roundup: City boards seek volunteers

By CNJ Staff The city of Clovis is seeking people interested in volunteering to serve on the following boards: —Civil Aviation Board — It meets at 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Clovis Municipal Airport. The board makes recommendations to the city regarding the airport. —Commission on Older Adults — It […]

Volunteering

The City of Clovis is currently seeking volunteers to serve on the Ned Houk Park Board. The purpose of the Ned Houk Park Board is to make recommendations to the Clovis City Commission regarding the 3,400 acre park located approximately 7 miles north of Clovis. This board meets in the evening once a quarter. The […]

Oct. 16 Club Notes

Encanto Garden The Encanto Garden Club met Tuesday at the home of Elsie Dean with Jacque Wuest, vice president, presiding. Guest speaker was Gina Shelly of Makin’ It Natural Health Food Store. Gina distributed gift bags to each member and explained that her motto is “Take charge of your own body.” She also said that […]

Strong offseason gives Lady Cats hope

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Clovis senior Erin Holland swims the breaststroke during a cool down lap Thursday at practice. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By John Eisel: CNJ sports writer Through its three-year existence, the Clovis girls swimming team has never qualified anyone for the state meet. The Lady Wildcats hope to change that in February. First-year coach Vincent DeMaio […]

Rural Water Authority meets in Portales

Freedom Newspapers The Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority will meet at 2 p.m. today at The Roosevelt restaurant for their monthly meeting. Portales Mayor Orlando Ortega praised the efforts of the authority — which includes 12 entities including Clovis and Portales — by stating that combined efforts on the Ute Water Project are gathering […]