Pickup truck gives birth to calf

Baxter Black It was one of those calving wrecks that just seemed to get worse and worse. Clay’s brother said he had never seen a pickup give birth. The first pass through the calving pasture that morning they observed a mama cow in the midst of calving. The calf’s hind legs were showing, so they […]

Birth annoucements, birthdays

Brand new boy… Devin Christopher Sandoval was born on Oct. 22, 2007 in Pueblo, Colo. He is the son of Chris Sandoval and Deanne Parra and brother to JenaRae, all of Pueblo. His grandparents are Chris and Rosella Parra of Pueblo and Susan Sandoval of Tucumcari and Eric Sandoval of Rio Rancho. His great-grandparents are […]

Bob Franklin

Services: 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday there will be a visitation at the Chavez Funeral Home in Fort Sumner. 2 p.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Melrose.   Bob Franklin, 82, of Tolar, died Thursday, August 2, 2007 at his home following an illness. Mr. Franklin was was born Dec. 29, 1924 […]

09-02-2006: Turk’s Turf

By Howie Tucker If you missed the results of the 34th Breen Scholarship Tournament played in late July, here they are for the record: First team: Dale English and Gary Lee Second team: Richard Primrose and Sam Marshno Third team: Ray Nunn and Bob White Foruth team: Fred Barnett and Larry Barnett Fifth team: Vicki […]