New owners believe community newspapers future of industry

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CMI Staff New owners Garry Ellis and Gary Stevenson say acquisition of the Clovis News Journal, Portales News-Tribune and Quay County Sun marks the end of a 2 1/2-year search “for just the right (media) property.” The two are partners in Clovis Media Inc., which assumed ownership today of the three papers from Freedom Communications, [...]

11-25 Our page

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The Tucumcari Youth League would like to thank all their sponsors, ShipleySystems, Radioshack, Cullum Groung fighting, Rays Truck Service, Aqua Mist car wash, First National Bank, Tucumcari Federal, Family Vision, Pacheco Trucking, Quality Lube and Tire, State Farm, Dr. Gary Balzanesm D.D.S., Even Par Auto Glass, Tucumcari Ranch Supply, Everyones FCU, VFW post 2528, Auto [...]

Crash victims recovering

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By Darin Fenger: Freedom Newspapers Two Yuma, Ariz., residents were recovering Saturday from serious injuries they suffered when their plane crashed Friday near Tucumcari. Kathryn Blohm and her brother-in-law, Gary Mayer, were hurt when their single-engine Beech crashed shortly after taking off from the airport in Tucumcari, said Blohm’s boyfriend, Dick Rautenberg. Blohm is hospitalized [...]

Donald T. Brown

Services: 2 p.m., Tuesday at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Donald T. Brown, 83, of Aztec died Friday, March 16, 2007, in Farmington after an extended illness. He was born Oct. 18, 1921 in Oconto, Wisc. Mr. Brown graduated from Logan High School, Logan, in 1940. He married Joyce M. Brown in 1941. Mr. Brown [...]

09-13-2006: Turk’s Turf

Tuck’s Turf We had a great little Ryder Cup-type format Sunday afternoon with a different twist on some of our other events. And folks said they enjoyed the format. Here are the results: Tower A Flight 1st: A.C. Chavarria and Ted Woolridge, 67* 2nd: John L Frost and Roger Bowe, 67 3rd: Larry Roybal Sr. [...]