03-03-2007: Community Notes

Scholarship applicants sought The Alpha Mu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi is now accepting scholarship applications from area graduating seniors for two $200 scholarships. Applications can be picked up from your high school counselor’s office. Applications must be returned by April 2 to your high school counselor’s office or they must be postmarked by April […]

03-03-2007: Tuck’s Turf

Monday will be the start of the 2007 high school golf season at the Bernalillo Invite at Santa Ana Resort Golf Course in Albuquerque. I feel like our team consists of a assortment of swings and attitude levels. It looks like an up and down year. I have a lot of faith in the kids […]

Tucumcari High School Track Team schedule

Track Team Schedule March 17 9 a.m. Estancia Invite Estancia March 24 9 a.m. Hope Husky Invite University of N.M. March 31 3 p.m. Fort Sumner Qualifier Fort Sumner April 5 2 p.m. Clayton Invite Clayton April 12 3 p.m. Buffalo Relays Melrose April 14 9 a.m. Santa Rosa Invite Santa Rosa April 21 9 […]

Celebrating the Cat

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Library volunteer Tomoko Bahrs, aka Cat in the Hat, greeted guests as they came in for the Dr. Seuss’ Cat in the Hat’s 50th birthday. More than 175 children and parents turned out Thursday for the 50th birthday bash of Dr. Seuss’ classic, “The Cat in the Hat.” Guest Dr. Seuss readers included Mayor Mary […]

March 1960

Tennessee Ernie Ford presented a silver platter from the city of Tucumcari as a gift to singer Jimmie Rodgers for his song “Tucumcari” that hit the best seller list of popular songs that fall. … Tucumcari students prepared their exhibits for the annual science fair. Larry Kvols and Tom Brunk worked on testing the fractionation […]

Windy season making clean sweep

By Lynn Moncus When the Scottish broom begins to bloom in February, or even earlier, many of us have the notion that spring can’t be far behind and begin to look for other sighs of the coming of that special season. We see the greening of some delicate looking weeds and know they are a […]

Iris L. Cogdill

Services: 2 p.m., Monday at Greenwood Memorial Park, Fort Worth, Texas. Iris L. Cogdill, 63, died Thursday, March 1, 2007, in Azle, Texas. Ms. Cogdill was born Nov. 15, 1943, in Clovis, N.M. She graduated from Texas Christian University, where she received her degree in education. She started her teaching career with the Bureau of […]

Esther Stoner Whaley

Services: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday there will be vistation at the French Mortuary Chapel, Wyoming Blvd., Albuquerque. At 1 p.m. on Sunday, a graveside service with viewing will be at the Nara Visa Cemetery, Nara Visa, N.M. Esther Stoner Whaley, 87, a resident of Albuquerque since 1946, died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007. She […]