Sept. 19, 2008 Sports Briefs

Saturday Nine Pin No Tap Night — 5 p.m., Cannon Lanes. Get an automatic strike every time you score nine pins or more. Cost is $2 per game. Sunday Football Frenzy — 11 a.m., The End Zone Ladd and Lassie — 1 p.m., shotgun start. Entry fee is $7 per person. Nine hole scramble.

Sports Briefs July 11

Saturday Alien Pin Night — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Glow ball golf tourney — 5 p.m. shotgun start, Whispering Winds Sunday-Thursday Cannon Lanes closed for lane resurfacing. Monday Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now […]

Sports briefs May 9

Saturday Alien Pin Night — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes. Sunday Ladd and Lassie Nine Hole Scramble — 1 p.m. Whispering Winds. Monday Racquetball Tournament — 11 a.m. Fitness Center. Nine-hole Scramble — 5 p.m. shotgun start, Whispering Winds. Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and […]

Sports briefly

Cannon Lanes (784-2280) Wednesday Specials — Students receive discounts from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Bowl four games and receive free shoes and a drink for $5. Everyone can bowl as many games as possible from 6 to 9 p.m. for $5 per person. Roswell Connection — 6-9 p.m., Cannon Lanes, Win a prize if […]

Baby showers not just for women anymore

By Helena Rodriguez: Columnist The host of my sister Crisanta’s baby shower didn’t know we were supposed to play games until 10 minutes before the shower. Couldn’t blame him. How many men host baby showers? My cousin Eric staged his first baby shower last weekend, an event he promised to never do again despite the […]

“Kirby man” still going

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By Kevin Wilson: Freedom Newspapers CNJ Staff Photo: Kevin WilsonLawrence Riggins shows his “100 Percent Kirby Club” pin received during 50 years working with the company. He received the pin for 16 sales of the vacuum cleaner and a stone for each additional 16 sales.

Pin number theft causes concern

By Andy Jackson: Freedom Newspapers Linda Mathews tried to buy a sandwich Wednesday, but instead watched, hungry, as her Visa debit card was taken from her and cut into pieces. After her pin number was stolen, Access Bank in Clovis ordered that her card be taken, she said. Access Bank officials said Mathews’ experience isn’t […]

Bargas nets two aces at Portales Country Club

Jim Bargas netted a hole-in-one twice over the last two weeks at the Portales Country Club. The aces are his fourth and fith, respectively, with each coming off different holes. On July 18th, Bargas shot a hole-in-one on hole No. 5, 143 yards from the pin. Bargas used a 7-iron, with the shot witnessed by […]