February 1990

H. Fred Pomeroy, superintendent of Tucumcari Public Schools, was one of 100 outstanding school managers in North America, according to “The Executive Educator,” a magazine for school professionals. … Only 25 percent of the eligible voters turned out at Tucumcari polls for a vote to continue a two-mill levy for three years for the schools. It passed by more than a two-to-one. … Over 100 people attended a Q and A session with state officials on closing of portions of Conchas Lake because of health or safety hazards.