Pink slime won’t turn me off beef

You won't catch me out in the pasture grazing for nutrients when there's a bovine that can do it for me. That's right, when that little old lady in the Wendy's commercial uttered "Where's the beef," several decades ago, I answered, "Right here on my plate." You would think that after nearly 30 years of […]

Our page – April 18

Anniversary Montano The children of Pete and Irene Montano request the pleasure of your company as they celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary 2 p.m. May 12 at San Antonio Catholic Church in Logan. There will be a reception at 5 p.m. and dance at 8 p.m. at the Logan Civic Center. — Submitted by Nadine […]

School menus – April 18

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. House Monday Breakfast: Sausage, biscuit, gravy, muffins, variety of cereal, yogurt, juice, milk. Lunch: Chicken nuggets, French fries, green beans, pears, salad bar, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: French toast sticks, muffins, variety of cereal, yogurt, juice, milk. Lunch: Spanish meatloaf, hot rolls, green beans, scalloped potatoes, […]

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 […]