Anita Hendren celebrated her 100th birthday Saturday with her family and friends at the Elks' Lodge in Tucumcari. Anita, was born on Oct. 14, 1912, and has been a longtime resident of Tucumcari. Those who attended enjoyed spending time with Anita and listening to live music from the Skyliners. Anita is thankful for all of her family and friends who helped to make her centennial celebration so special. She would also like to thank the Elks' Lodge, Gino Otero, Joann Marquez, Andrew, Ruby and Denise Hendren and Lorenzo Emilo and Jennifer Sena.
— Submitted by Dennis Hendren