Fat not good measure of fitness

In 1979, Covert Bailey first published a popular book entitled “Fit or Fat.” The book has sold nearly 900,000 copies to date. The premise of his book was that the typical out-of-shape American could implement lifestyle choices that would make them either fit or fat. Mr. Bailey stated that you could be either fit or […]

April 5, 2006 Obituaries

Nellie Angel Services: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. Nellie E. Angel, 85, died Monday, April 3, 2006, in Albuquerque. Mrs. Angel was born July 25, 1920, in Newkirk. She was an active member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church and was a member of the Christian Mothers of St. Anne’s. Mrs. […]

Hospital hires new administrator

TV Hagenah Just a month after popular Dr. Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital Administrator Hoyt Skateblund left Tucumcari, a new administrator for the hospital has been hired for the Tucumcari facility. David Bailey of Monticello, Ind. will be taking command of the Tucumcari hospital at the beginning of January, said D. Rush who has been […]

Boe and Amanda Garrison, Edward Gonzales, Thelma S. Bailey, Dixie Lee Connell, Clifford Fowlkes

Thelma S. Bailey Thelma S. Bailey, 88, of Clovis, died Thursday, Sept. 23, 2004, in Logan. Thelma Bailey was born on Dec. 13, 1915, in Atoka, Okla., to W.O. and Bessie Shelton. She was a past president of the American Business Women’s Association. She was a member of Central Baptist Church and the Clovis Community […]

Commissioners reject center’s roof upgrade

TV Hagenah The senior center will not have a new roof in the next few weeks. Despite hopes to the contrary by both patrons of the senior center and of Tucumcari City Commissioners, for the second commission meeting in a row, the commissioners decided to reject the bids by area contractors for the job. As […]