April 1969

The Tucumcari High School Safety Club set up a display on the west side of town on Gaynell Street. It featured a wrecked car and sign that read “Drive Carefully.” … The Big O Tire Store had its grand opening on West Gaynell Street. Store manager Dale Titus cut the ceremonial ribbon with Chamber of […]

Carlos “Charlie” Medina Anaya

Services: 7 p.m., today a rosary will be recited at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari.  At 10 a .m. on Wednesday, a mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s. Carlos “Charlie” Medina Anaya, 77, of Grants, N.M., and formerly of Tucumcari, died Sunday, April 1, 2007, in North West Texas Hospital […]

Leo Marshall Scruggs, Jr.

Services: Thursday, a celebration of his life for family and friends at the home of Debbie Kay Harville of Alice. Leo Marshall Scruggs, Jr., 70, died Friday, March 30, 2007, in Corpus Christi, Texas, following complications from surgery. Mr. Scruggs was born Feb. 11, 1937 in El Paso, Texas. He lived in Tucumcari from 1941 […]