Christians need to be ready

Leonard Lauriault While I teach regularly at church, I rarely preach. Recently, our preacher was ill and the men of the congregation scrambled to see who’d teach a class and present two sermons that Sunday. I preached the morning sermon while two others took on the other responsibilities. Without taking anything away from us three […]

Our page — Nov. 24

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Kristen Rich, a 2010 graduate of Tucumcari High School, was sworn into the U.S. Navy on Nov. 2. She departed the same day for her training in Great Lakes, Ill. She is the daughter of T.J. and Kim Rich. Her grandparents are Jimmy and Jane Fields and Don and Sharon Rich. — Submitted by Kim […]

Patience helps to fend off clatter of ill chosen words

By Lynn Moncus Have you ever had an acquaintance who seemed to enjoy putting you down inorder to feel superior or simply in order to bruise your feelings if possible? I think most of us have met such people along the trail and have had a few thoughts about letting them fall off the bluff […]

Jeffrey Phelps Lane

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Services: At 2 p.m. today, a memorial service will be held at the Bell Ranch Hacienda. Jeffrey Phelps Lane, 57, died in a single-engine airplane crash on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2007. Mr. Lane is survived by his wife, Janet and their children, Travis (Kari), Sarah and Brandon. He was also a grandfather to Torin, 3, […]

Sarah E. “Pat” Pickett

Services: 2:30 p.m. Thursday a memorial service will be held at Center Street United Methodist Church in Tucumcari. Sarah E.  “Pat” Pickett, 90, died Saturday, July 7, 2007 in Tucumcari. Mrs. Pickett was born July 8, 1916 in Mount Pulaski, Ill. to John and Lula Mae Glasco. She married Clay Pickett in 1941. They engaged […]

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. […]