Births, birthdays and engagement

Engaged…Brian and Mary Fortner of Fort Sumner announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Danna Dene Fortner of San Angelo, Texas to Christopher Glenn Hoppe, of Winters, Texas, the son of Glen and Melinda Hoppe of Winters. The couple will exchange vows June 21 at Bellmore Baptist Church in San Angelo. The reception […]

Fortner a fast learner for UNM

By Jesse Wolfersberger: Freedom Newspapers The way Sandy Fortner competes, it’s easy to forget she’s only a freshman. Fortner, a Fort Sumner grad in her first year at the University of New Mexico, is best on her team and 27th in the nation in the heptathlon. She said coaches from opposing teams often ask her […]