Lawmakers fast-track overtime pay proposal

Staff and wire reports Lawmakers are moving quickly to help cities and counties avoid millions of dollars in overtime pay for police, firefighters and some other workers. The Senate approved a bill on Wednesday to fix a problem that occurred last year when the state enacted a higher minimum wage. The bill now goes to […]

School board to discuss replacing block schedule

By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer Half a decade after its adoption, block scheduling at Clovis High School may be replaced by the system it replaced. Clovis Municipal Schools Superintendent Rhonda Seidenwurm said she is considering a return to the six-period day at the high school. Block scheduling currently carves the Clovis High School year […]