10-27-2007; Commodities, museum trip, passport to Quay

Food commodities … Commodities are expected in November, said an official of the Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico, based in Clovis. The food bank serves nine counties by distributing the commodities released by the U.S. government through its TEFAP program, or The Emergency Food Assistance Program. Food items are delivered to the Food Bank [...]

Birthdays, weddings, graduations …

Fresh from training… Army Pvt. Shane A. Strand has graduated from Basic Combat training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, [...]

Births, Art classes, on the ‘Net

Birthday duo… Skyler Jobe’s fifth birthday was Sept. 23 and Tyler Jobe’s seventh birthday is Oct. 17. Their parents are Barbara and Elmer Jobe, Jr. of Logan. Their grandparents are Elmer and Carol Jobe of Tucumcari and George and Anna Gail Grassie of Capitan and Ronnie and Dianna Kimbell of Aztec. And their great-grandparents are [...]

wedding, birthday, Arch Hurley elections

Vows to be exchanged… Vickie Stone and Frank Gutierrez, both of Logan, will be married at 2 p.m. Oct. 31 at the Logan Civic Center. All family and friends are invited to attend. First birthday suit… Jaden Hunter Waldrip officially turned one on Friday. But he’ll be celebrating his first birthday today in cowboy style [...]

Births, Diabetes newsletter, FAA Leader: Brandon Sours

Newsletter for diabetics… The Quay County Extension service is developing its own newsletter geared to Quay County families who have family member with diabetes. “Living Well with Diabetes” will be published four times a year. This is a free newsletter. The first issue will come out this month. To receive your copy from the extension [...]

Births and birthday celebrations

High-five for No. 5… Camdan Tres Sandoval of Tucumcari celebrated his fifth birthday Sept. 21 at 6 p.m. at George Molinas Park. His Shrek III birthday party was hosted by his mom and dad, and attended by his brothers, T.J. and Jona, and other family members and friends. Camdan was born Sept, 21, 2001 in [...]

births, marriage

Olivia’s arrived … Antonio and Annie Pacheco of Oklahoma City are happy to announce the arrival of their daughter, Olivia Kathryn. Olivia was born July 16, 2007 at Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City. She weighed 9 pounds and was 21 inches long. Her grandparents are Paul and Kathy Pacheco of Albuquerque, Kathleen Kraft of Tucumcari, [...]

anniversary, wedding, Constitution Week, polling precincts

Diamond time for Bells… Delmar and Lorrayne Bell of Tucumcari will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Tuesday. All are invited to celebrate this occasion with Delmar and Lorrayne at a celebration from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m to be held at their residence, west of Tucumcari, and hosted by Jim and Ann Bucher. Wedding [...]

Birthdays, Seaman completes basic, Santa Fe Trail race

Brotherly love… Robert is finally a big brother. Baby sister Aliyah Roberta Marez was born July 25, 2007 at 5:03 p.m. in Albuquerque. She weighed 6.1 pounds and was 17 1/2 inches long. Her parents are Jose and Veronica Marez of Tucumcari. Other family includes her brothers: Paul Marez and Lara, and niece Adaeus of [...]

Youth to go to Harvard, GTEDC to create new jobs, Nara Visa Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Summer at Harvard… A former Logan student, Levi Collins, has been selected to attend the People to People Leadership Summit at Harvard University/MIT in Boston. All students who are accepted into the 2008 summer program have to meet rigorous academic and leadership requirements. A seventh-grader, Levi is the son of Chad and Barbara Collins of [...]