Graduations, births, anniversaries, wedding

Pretty in pink…
Alyssa Jolene Gutowski was born at 5:18 a.m., on July 17, 2007 in Albuquerque. Her parents are Tony and Deena Gutowski and a sister, Adriana Gutowski, all of Albuquerque. Her grandparents are James and Marcia Blea of Tucumcari and Deborah Gutowski of Albuquerque. Her great-grandparents are Don and Shirley Schlichting of Elkhart Lake, Wisc.

Sisters earn degrees…
Cecilia Montano and her sister, Isabel Quintana, both graduated from college on May 12.
Montano graduated from the University of New Mexico with a bachelor’s degree in education and is teaching at the Edwards Gonzales Elementary School in Albuquerque.
Quintana graduated from New Mexico State University with a bachelor’s in accounting. She is working at Thomas and Betts in Albuquerque. The sisters are the daughters of Angel and Dolores M. Quintana of Tucumcari.

Hickson and Chavez wed…
Amber Hickson and Juan Chavez, both of Tucumcari, were married July 7 in Laughlin, Nev. The bride is the daughter of Doug Hickson of Ozark, Mo., and Donna Hargett of Tucumcari.
The groom’s grandparents are John and Iris Chavez of Tucumcari. The couple honeymooned in Las Vegas, Nev., and in Utah before returning to Tucumcari.

Double anniversaries…
Sam and Jimmie Jo Morrow of Logan will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary. Tom and Carol Morrow of Colorado will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary.
The celebrations will be at Quay County Fair Barn from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Aug. 25. Friends and family are invited to share in these special celebrations.