Small changes can have great effects

Leonard Lauriault, church of Christ

Cast iron skillet still a favorite in her kitchen

By Lynn Moncus An article in the Albuquerque Journal about cast iron skillets and their continued popularity certainly caught my attention because I rarely cook a meal without using one. Several of my friends have teased me about my clinging to those special utensils and guarding them as if they were of great value. Well, […]

05-03-08: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m., the Great American Cleanup. Meet at Kvols Park.Today: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Free Dumping at the city landfill for the Great Ameican Cleanup No batteries or hazardous waste can be taken.

Arrivals, birthdays

Just born… Elyssa Renee Cordova was born on Jan. 6, 2008 in Clovis. Her parents are Delia Jaynes and Joseph Cordova of Tucumcari. Her older sister is Estella “Star” and her older brother is Joseph Jr. “JJ”. Her grandparents are Mary Cordova and Michelle and Scot Jaynes of Tucumcari. Her great-grandparents are Eddie and Sandie […]

Letters to the Editor: Fundraiser benefits cancer patients, thanks for tribute

Your response helped her help others Recently, my sister, Dr. Lynne (Frey) Bliss was diagnosed with cancer. Inspired by the support that the medical community in Farmington is showing her, we organized a fundraiser to help meet the needs of individuals struggling with cancer here with travel assistance for treatment. We would like to thank […]

12-29-2007: Tuck’s Turf

Happy New Year to everyone. I hope that everyone will have a prosperous New Year and make a lot of birdies and eagles! Many Thanks to everyone who made my stay in Tucumcari a fun and great experience. The support from the merchants during our busy tournament season is a tribute to the game of […]

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 […]

Maxine Leak

Services: At 11 a.m. (MST), noon (CST), Wednedsay at the Nara Visa Methodist Church. Maxine Leak, 87, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, in Altamont , Tenn. Mrs. Leak, who is a former resident of Nara Visa, was a member of the Altamont Baptist Church.   Surviving Mrs. Leak are her daughter Ada Clark of Altamont, […]

Leo Mata

Services: At 6 p.m. Monday a rosary will be recited at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Mosquero. At 11 a.m. Tuesday a mass of resurrection will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s. Leo Mata, 79, died on Friday, Nov. 23, 2007, at his residence in Mosquero following an extended illness. Mr. Mata was born Oct. 22, […]

Ventura Baca

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Services: At 7 p.m. Thursday a rosary will be recited at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. At 10 a.m. Friday a Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s. Ventura Baca, 98, died at her residence in Tucumcari on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2007, following an extended illness.   Mrs. Baca was born July […]