05-02-2007: Notable Notes

Drawing funds for United Way
Everyone’s Federal Credit Union is raffling a painting on behalf of the United Way of Quay County.  The painting is by Margaret Pearce Mote of Broadview.  It is an oil on canvas of a windmill and is framed in barn wood.
Tickets are $5 each and are available from any EFCU employee. The painting is on display in the lobby at the credit union during regular business hours: from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Tickets are also available at the credit union’s drive-thru between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m., 4 p.m. and 5 pm, or on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon.
The drawing will be June 29, (need not be present to win) and all proceeds will benefit the United Way of Quay County’s annual fundraising campaign.
For more information, contact United Way’s Secretary and Treasurer, Pat Sparks, at 461-3573.
 
THS graduate now in Iraq
U.S. Marine Corps Lcpl Keldon McFarland, holds a confiscated enemy rifle, is serving with the 1st Battalion 3rd Marine Unit in Iraq. McFarland is a 1999 Tucumcari High School graduate who entered the Marine Corps in 2005. He is the son of Kelly and Yvette McFarland of Tucumcari.  His  grandparents are Shine and Elsie McFarland, also of Tucumcari, Betty Deal of Ruidoso and Stanley Hall of Los Alamos.