On the shelves – April 18

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information, call 461-0295. Fiction "The Thief," by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott. Isaac Bell tries to save scientists from German spies. "Victims," by Jonathan Kellerman. The Los Angeles psychologist-detective Alex Delaware and the detective Milo Sturgis track down a homicidal maniac. "Lone Wolf," by […]

Senior menus – April 18

The following are the lunch menus for the upcoming week at the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Chalupa, lettuce and tomato, fiesta salad, salsa, fruit cocktail. Friday Hamburger steak, brown gravy with mushrooms, mashed potatoes, green beans with onions, whole wheat roll with margarine, pineapple chunks, sugar cookie. Monday Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, […]

Our page – April 11

Birth Ferguson Ferguson Hallie Ferguson and Steven Blea would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Madison Jean. She was born March 16, 2012, in Clovis. She weighed 7 pounds, 93 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her grandparents are Cynthia and Richard Acker, Joseph and Veronica Blea of Tucumcari, and Richard and Vicki […]

Easter Bunny still creepy to me

I've got to say I've always been a little creeped out by the Easter Bunny. Santa Claus might be a little scary to little kids but at least his looks make a little bit of sense. A six-foot rabbit makes no sense at all and freaks out more youngsters than not. I remember one Saturday […]

Our page -March 21

Aragon Miranda Apodaca and Nicholas Aragon of Tucumcari would like to announce the birth of their son, David Joseph Aragon "Baby D.J." Baby D.J. was born at 9:24 p.m. on March 1, 2012, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He weighed 6 pounds and was 19 1/2 inches long. Baby D.J.'s grandparents are, Valentin […]

Honor rolls – March 21

Logan Seniors A honor roll Tait Avent Khaeden Cox Angelica Gonzales Ashley Lubera Holly Raines-Baxter Anastasia Schmitt Nicole Collins Cori Gore Zachary Perry Mikinze Remling A/B honor roll Jonathan Earle William Humble Katlyn Usrey Cassandra Evans Zane Slater Juniors A honor roll Whitney Cordova Jordan Egerton Marissa Miller A/B honor roll Kathryn Bowen Anthony Egerton […]

Jesus allows joining into family of God

"But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God"… — John 1:12 In preparation for an upcoming St. Patrick's Day celebration a reporter commented that she wasn't Irish. The organizer of the event emphatically stated, "Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick's Day!" I must admit I am […]

Trip to canyons refreshing

A few weeks ago, Prissy and I drove "out home" to see the canyons and to allow this woman from lma a few minutes to collect a little sanity in order to keep going for a while longer. That peace and quiet there can be found no place else for me and is most necessary […]

Everyone should pursue joy in life

I went to San Antonio for work-related business recently. While riding the bus from the airport to my hotel, a soothing baritone voice came across the intercom saying, “Approaching Joy.” The announcement meant that Joy Street was the next cross street, but it recharged the joyful attitude that I generally experience. God wants us to […]

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