Tucumcari High School senior Drew White will sign a letter-of-intent tonight with the New Mexico Military Institute at Roswell.
White played on the varsity football team and is currently playing on the varsity basketball team. He is the son of Ben and Ellen White of Tucumcari.
Drew White will be accepting an athletic scholarship from the institute and expects to play on the football team coached by Jeff Lynn.
“We are very proud and happy for Drew,” said Ellen White, Drew’s mother. “He will study criminal justice and fire science. He wants to go into law enforcement or become a fire fighter.”
Hiner to share Kenya experience Thursday
Judy Hiner will be sharing her recent week-long trip to Kenya in two presentations at Mesalands Community Collge.
Hiner joined Church World Service, CWS, a coalition of churches organized after WWII to feed Europe and work with other organizations to make a difference in 80 countries.
Presentations will be at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday in Building A, Room 121. The public is invited to this free event. Refreshments will be served.