04-28-2007: Around Town

Teen’s 14… Chris Harmon of Tucumcari is celebrating his 14th birthday on Tuesday. But, he’ll be joining friends and family today for the celebration at the Pizza Hut. Chris is the son of Ross Harmon and Shana Hall. Birthday for matriarch… Festivities for Marcelina Maestas, who will be celebrating her 90th birthday, began this morning [...]

04-21-2007: Around Town

Hurricane talk set… Leon Cooper of Albuquerque will be a guest speaker at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service at First Presbyterian Church, 306 E. Aber St., in Tucumcari. He will be speaking and making a slide presentation on Hurricane Katrina that hit Waveland, Miss., where his son was living. Cooper taught science at Tucumcari [...]

04-14-2007: Around Town

Sky’s the limit… Skyler Lee Block celebrated her 6th birthday with a bowling party on Friday. Her birthday was April 12. Nicknamed “Sky,” she is the daughter of Bret and Melanie Block of Tucumcari. Her brother is Gage Block, 2. Sky’s grandparents are Randy and Carol Block and Tommy and Tara Wallace, all of Tucumcari. [...]

04-07-2007: Around Town

First Easter with family David Anthony Olguin will be celebrating his first Easter with his parents. David was born Dec. 19, 2006 in Clovis. He weighed six pounds, seven ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. His parents are Tony and Rosalee Olguin of Tucumcari. His grandparents are Bern and Rose Arellano of Tucumcari and [...]

03-31-2007: Around Town

Birthday for six … Kristen R. Gonzales will be celebrating her 6th birthday today with family and friends. Her birth date is March 27. Her parents are Liz Esquebil and Daniel Gonzales and her brother is Cameron Montano, 13. Kristen’s grandparents are Eloy and Madeline Esquibel and Danny and Susan Gonzales/ Ambassador Pete … Nickolaus [...]

03-17-2007: Around Town

Outstanding student… Candance Harris, 21, of Tucumcari, was named one of the University of Northern Colorado’s outstanding students as a Next Scholar. Next Scholars are UNC students who have at least a 3.5 grade point average in the fall semester. The students were honored at a UNC reception in February. Candance, a junior, is studying [...]

Birthday blitz

Padillas party… The youngest Padillas, Isabelle and Patrick, gathered on March 3 with family and friends to celebrate their birthdays. Isabelle was two on Feb. 28 and Patrick was three on Jan. 4. Celebrating with them was big brother, Mark “Junior” Padilla, 5. Their parents are Amanda Padilla of Tucumcari and Mark Padilla of Elrito. [...]

03-03-2007: Around Town

Avery John joins family… James and Heather Malone of Bloomfield, Ind., announce the birth of a son, Avery John, on Jan. 5 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton, Ind. Avery John weighed 7 pounds, one ounce and was 21 inches long. He was welcomed by his brothers, Alex and Aiden. Maternal grandparents are Paul [...]

Birthday celebrations

Celebrating No. 6… Andy Cordova is celebrating his sixth birthday today with family and friends. Andy is the son of Gina Molinas and Gary Cordova of Tucumcari. His sisters are Cassandra Cordova of Springer and Crestina Cordova of Tucumcari. Grandparents are Loui and Mary Ann Molinas and Lucy Cordova, all of Tucumcari. His great-grandparents are [...]

Udall to visit Tuesday…

U.S. Rep. Tom Udall will be in Tucumcari at 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Tuesday for a Town Hall Meeting at the Tucumcari City Hall. Udall is expected to discuss the first 100 legislative hours at the House of Representatives covering legislative items from alternative energy to Homeland Security to stem cell research, said an official in [...]