Our page - Oct. 17

Hendren Hendren 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 […]

New Mexico 4-H celebrates centennial

Every community in Quay County has many people who were 4-Hers as youth and this year we are remembering them and their legacy as New Mexico 4-H celebrates its 100th birthday. As you visit with them, you will learn about the fun times they had in 4-H, the friendships they formed, and about that demonstration […]

School menus - Oct. 3

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. Tucumcari Breakfast daily: Cereal, graham crackers, yogurt parfaits, bagel and cream cheese, fruit, juice and milk. Thursday Breakfast: Breakfast pizza Lunch: Pepperoni pizza, salad. Snack: Garden vegetables and crackers. Monday Breakfast: Waffles Lunch: Chicken potato bowl, salad. Snack: Cheese and crackers Tuesday Breakfast: Breakfast burrito […]

On the shelves - Oct. 3

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295. Fiction "Friends Forever" by Danielle Steel. Three boys and two girls who meet in kindergarten maintain their bonds as they grow to adulthood. "The Inn At Rose Harbor" by Debbie Macomber. A young widow buys a bed-and-breakfast. "The Kingmaker's Daughter" […]

Our Page Items: Sept. 26, 2012

Birthdays Eddie Encinias Happy birthday coach, we love you Pops! — Submitted by family and friends. Engagements Martinez Deanna Alvarez, daughter of Larry Roybal Sr. and Lucinda Roybal and Isaias Alvarez, will marry Alex Anthony Martinez, son of Ramon and Theresa Martinez. The wedding will take place 11 a.m. Oct. 13 at St. Anne's Catholic […]

Braille Bibles help visually impaired receive word

A visually-impaired individual in Africa and India will soon be able to study a Bible made at a church located only a stone's throw from U.S. 84 in Lariat. Braille Bible production has been going on at St John Lutheran Church of Lariat for four decades, according to St John Lutheran Pastor David Symm. Farwell […]

Just quoting Bible misses its teachings

"All scripture is given by inspiration of God…" 2 Timothy 3:16 "Say it ain't so Joe," is a famous quote, but where did it originate? I heard it all of my life so that should make it true. This quote popped into my head once again the other day when I was reading something improbable […]

Sept. 19, 2012 Our Page

Birthdays Montano Frankie Joe Montano celebrated his first birthday on July 9. His parents are Gary and Debbie Montano. — Submitted by Gary Montano Anniversaries Shetter Bill and Rosemary Shetter are celebrating their 50th anniversary, having been married September 21,1962, in Albuquerque. It is through the Grace of God, lots of love, and humor that […]

God gives us all peculiar talents

Most people have a fairly unique talent that may be viewed by others as particularly odd. At least, I hope that describes most people because of a peculiar talent I have. I try to keep my little stretch of road clean by picking up the trash several times each year. Some travelers are just trashy […]

Our page – Sept. 12

Otero Emily Otero Melanie Otero Sisters Emily and Melanie Otero celebrated their birthdays Sept. 1 at the Elks Lodge swimming pool with family and friends. Emily turned 7 on Aug. 31 and celebrated with a peace sign themed party complete with tie dye cupcakes. Melanie turned 3 on Sept. 4 and celebrated with a Sesame […]