Ringing in the New Year

CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks BJ Bernet of Clovis and her daughter Tessa toast with punch during the Mayor’s New Year’s Gala on Wednesday at the Clovis Civic Center. Bernet brought her daughter to the event since her husband is deployed and isn’t due back until later this

The first Mayor’s New Year’s Gala was held Wednesday at the Clovis Civic Center. The event served as a fundraiser for Clovis MainStreet to be used toward the revitalization of downtown. About 140 people attended the event. The amount of money raised during the event, which included an auction, was not available Wednesday night.