Clovis Airport receives grant for new taxi-way

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Pete Domenici announced today that the city of Clovis has received a $637,200 grant from the Department of Transportation (DOT) to construct a new taxiway at Clovis Municipal Airport.

Cab service ceasing operations

CNJ staff Clovis Transportation and Delivery — City Cab has ceased operations. But a competitor is picking up the fares and may soon take over the business. In an e-mail to the Clovis News Journal, City Cab owner Christian K. Heller said, “Constantly increasing costs of daily operations and related expenses have forced me to […]

Talent can be hidden anywhere

By Clyde Davis I was singing my wife Janice to sleep with the words of Harry Chapin’s “Taxi” … “It was rainin’ hard in Frisco, I needed one more fare to make my night…” She woke up on the last verse, so I went right into “Cat’s in the Cradle.” True, I don’t sing well. […]

Black youth at fault for racial profiling

Walter Williams: Syndicated columnist What is racial profiling, and is it racist? We can think of profiling as using cheap-to-observe characteristics as indicators or proxies for more-costly-to-observe characteristics. A person’s physical characteristics, such as race, sex and height, are cheap to observe, and they might be correlated with some other characteristic that’s more costly to […]