2/15/2006 Obituaries

Chappy “Robert P.” Libby Services: Have been held. Chappy “Robert P.” Libby, 71, of Bueyeros, died Wednesday, Feb. 8, in Clayton. Mr. Libby was born July 10, 1934, in Clayton to Norman Winfield Libby and Esther Libby. He attended school in Clayton. He later graduated from Kemper Military Academy in Boonville, Mo., and went into […]

2/15 Police Blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Saturday • At 8:16 p.m., a female reported a disturbance on South Jackson. Passengers in a car were yelling at a person on the street. • At 12:59 a.m., a female reported suspicious subjects on […]

2/15 Calendar

Today: Altrusa business meeting at noon at Caravan Xpress and Grill. To include report of nominating committee. Wednesdays ongoing: Alcoholic Anonymous Unity Group meeting from noon to 1 p.m. at 1424 S. Sixth St. Wednesdays ongoing: Story Time for children ages 2 1/2 to 5 at the Tucumcari Public Library, with registration ongoing. Three sessions […]

2/15 Notable Notes

Cooking classes offered A series of four cooking classes will be held for people with diabetes, according to a release from the Quay County Cooperative Extension Service. The free classes are three hours each and will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, Feb. 28 and March 2 in the extension office, the release […]

Little dibblers clash

By Albert Trujillo On Thursday night the Tucumcari Youth Basketball League held games at the local Franciso M. Garica Youth Center. The little dribblers play on Tuesday and Thursday nights in the recreation center. Scores by quarter Sixers: 2 2 4 8 – 16 Pacers: 9 4 6 12 – 31 Top scorers: S – […]

Logan in Grady for the win

By Eric Butler: Freedom correspondent GRADY — Confidence boosters can come in varying ways. The Logan basketball teams may have gotten just such an injection from both winning and losing Thursday night in Grady. The Longhorns boys basketball team stayed undefeated in District 4-1A and tripped up the only team capable of catching them by […]

Voting update

Absentee voting by mail is now being accepted for Tucumcari’s March 7 municipal election, according to a release from the city clerk’s office. The release said absentee ballot applications may be picked up at City Hall or mailed by calling 461-3451. No reason has to be given to vote absentee. Votes can also be made […]

2/11 Notable notes

Annual writer’s seminar The Amarillo chapter of the Inspirational Writers Alive annual seminar will be held on April 22. Registration is at 8 a.m. at Kingwood United Methodist Church, 4801 S. Austin in Amarillo, according to a release from the organization. A preview meet-the-speakers dinner will be held at the same location on April 21. […]

2/11 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Tuesday • At 7:49 a.m., a male reported harassment at a cafeteria. Police found a female being harassed by an old boyfriend. • At 12:55 p.m., an unwanted subject was reported at an apartment […]

2/11 Obituaries

Patricia Wood Services: Have been held Patricia “Pat” Wood, 81, died Monday, Feb. 6, 2006, in Amarillo. She was born April 13, 1924. She is survived by one son, Patrick Wood (and wife, Shelly) of Amarillo; one granddaughter, Amy Wood of Amarillo; one sister, Bobbie Kessell of Gastonia, N.C.; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family […]