11-11 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Blueberry sausage panckae on a stick, juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, gravy, pineapple chunks, whole wheat roll and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast —Egg pattie on toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Grilled cheese sandwich, chicken noodle soup, crackers, broccoli, seasonal fruit and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Cinnamon […]

Nov. 4 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast —Breakfast pizza, juice and milk. Lunch — Sloppy joe on a bun, baked French fries, mini carrots, ranch dip, applesauce and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Egg biscuit, juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken and cheese quesadilla, salsa, Spanish rice, corn on the cob, Jell-O fruit cup and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — […]

10-28 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Blueberry sausage pancake on a stick, juice and milk. Lunch — Ravioli, garden salad, breadstick, frozen juice bar and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, juice and milk. Lunch — Macaroni and cheese with ham, green beans, gelatin cup, mixed fruit and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — French toast, cinnamon applesauce, […]

10-21 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes and gravy, pineapple tidbits, whole wheat roll and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cinnamon roll, juice and milk. Lunch — Tacos, salsa, Spanish rice, lettuce and tomato, banana pudding and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Cheese quesadilla, juice and milk. Lunch […]

Financing food getting trickier

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CNJ Staff Photo Illustration: Liliana Castillo By Karl Terry: Freedom New Mexico This morning, your bowl of cereal and milk probably cost you 49 cents. Last year, it was 44 cents. By next year, it could be 56 cents. It’s enough to make you cry in your cornflakes. The forces behind the rise in food […]

Oct. 14 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Egg on a raft, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, cinnamon applesauce, whole wheat roll and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Sausage burrito, juice and milk. Lunch — Hot dog, baked French fries, chilled peaches, gelatin cup and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage […]

Oct. 7 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: No school. Tuesday: Breakfast — Blueberry muffin, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Bean and cheese burrito, salsa, Spanish rice, corn on the cob, orange slices and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Fruited yogurt, graham crackers, juice and milk. Lunch — Teriyaki rice bowl with chicken dippers, steamed veggies, applesauce, fortune cookie and […]

9-23 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: School closed. Tuesday: Breakfast — Yogurt, graham cracker, juice and milk. Lunch — Tacos, salsa, Spanish rice, lettuce and tomato, banana pudding and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Cheese quesadilla, juice and milk. Lunch — Fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, fruit, roll, cake and milk. Thursday: Breakfast — Spanish omelet, flour tortilla, […]

Sept. 16 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Egg on a raft, graham cracker, juice and milk. Lunch — Breaded beef patty, rice pilaf, mixed vegetables, cinnamon applesauce, whole wheat roll and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, juice and milk. Lunch — Chili cheese dog, French fries, veggies with ranch dressing, peach crisp and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast […]

Sept. 9 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Waffle sticks, graham cracker, juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, orange slices, whole wheat roll and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Blueberry muffin, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Bean and cheese burrito, Spanish rice, corn on the cob, melon and cold milk. Wednesday: […]

Sept. 2 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Closed for Labor Day. Tuesday: Breakfast — Blueberry sausage pancake on a stick, juice and milk. Lunch — Nachos, salad, Spanish rice, diced peaches, graham crackers and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — French toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Hawaiian chicken, steamed rice, peas, Jell-O cake, roll and milk. Thursday: Breakfast — Egg […]

8-26 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — yogurt, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — pig in a blanket, tasty tater tots, carrots with ranch dressing, applesauce and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — English muffin with egg and cheese, juice and milk. Lunch — chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes and gravy, peas, roll, oatmeal cookie and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — […]

8-19 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — French toast, juice, milk. Lunch — Fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, roll and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, juice, milk. Lunch — Tacos, salsa, spanish rice, banana pudding and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast tacos, juice, milk. Lunch — Beefy macaroni, veggies, fruit Jell-O, roll and milk. Thursday: […]

Effects of water on breast milk studied

By Casey Peacock: Freedom Newspapers Representatives from the University of Texas at Arlington and Texas Tech University are conducting research in the area to determine the effects of perchlorate exposure to infants through ingestion of breast milk. Research has shown that Roosevelt and Curry counties have tested positive for high levels of perchlorate in water, […]

Police: Man stabbed by milk deliverer

CNJ Staff A Clovis man was stabbed Saturday at Southwest Cheese Plant by a 40-year-old man who delivered milk there, Curry County Sheriff Matt Murray said. Jeffrey Boatwright of Clovis was arrested at the scene, Murray said, and was charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. He is being held on a $10,000 bond, […]

DFA closing Lovington cheese plant

By Karl Terry: Freedom Newspapers LOVINGTON — Dairy Farmers of America announced Wednesday the immediate closing of its cheese plant in Lovington and layoff of its 61 employees there. It was unclear what if any direct effect the plant’s closing might have on operations at Southwest Cheese, where permit applications to the New Mexico Environment […]

Community comes to aid of dairy owners

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Workers remove portions of the roof of the Grande Vida Dairy’s milk barn damaged in a tornado a week ago. Joel Ochoa, left, and Arturo Perez, right support a portion of the roof while Jesus Cardillo removes bolts. (Freedom Newspapers: Karl Terry) By Karl Terry: Freedom Newspapers Twisted steel and scrap are jumbled everywhere you […]

United Dairy Women on milk mission

Michelle Heavyside: Guest columnist The second annual Milk Lover’s Ball hosted by the United Dairy Women (UDW) on Feb. 17 was a huge success! More than 400 people attended and raised more than $10,000 to help assure the residents of three area children’s homes receive the recommended three servings of dairy products a day for […]

Milk laws leave no room for innovation

By Freedom Newspapers One of the more shameful actions Congress took last year was crushing an innovative dairyman who found a way around federal dairy regulations that artificially raise the price of milk. It was a bipartisan conspiracy, embodied in an amendment never subjected to committee hearings. Hein Hettinga is a Dutch-born dairyman who started […]

CHS BOYS BASKETBALL: Cats blitz Tascosa to advance to finals

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Clovis High’s Michael Lewis is fouled by Tascosa’s Ruben Solis as he attemptsa layup during Friday’s Milk Cow Classic semifinal game at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent After one half, host Clovis seemed in jeopardy of suffering its first loss of the year — in the semifinals […]