Structure backbone of business

By Sandra Taylor-Sawyer: Guest columnist When a business is established or expanded, the owner must consider the legal structure. There are three main legal categories for a business structure: sole proprietorship partnership corporation A sole proprietorship is a one-person-owned business that cannot be transferred to another person. A business owner who wants the independence and […]

A sole man

Sterlin Sasser demonstrates how to remove the sole of a boot at his shop in downtown Clovis. (CNJ Staff Photo: Andy DeLisle) By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer Not all shoes can get a life extension, even in his hands. Grabbing a cowboy boot embellished with turquoise stitching, Sterlin Sasser refers to welt — the […]

Snapshot: A look at indigent health care

By Tonya Fennell: CNJ staff writer The Curry County Indigent Funds Program is to help offset the cost incurred by Plains Regional Medical Center for providing medical care to low income residents. Curry County Indigent Administrator Lance Pyle believes many people in the community are unaware of the program. “The indigent program can pay Medicaid […]