Jan. 29, 2005

Raymond M. Mares Raymond M. Mares, 44, of Albuquerque, died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2005 at his residence. Mares was born on April 27, 1959 in Tucumcari to Dorothy Mares-Vigil and Jimmy Chavez. He graduated from Tucumcari High School and entered the U.S. Air Force. For the past few years, Mares had worked in Albuquerque in [...]

1-26 calendar

• Jan. 26 – Story time at the Tucumcari Public Library, 9:30 a.m., 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. • Jan. 27 – City Commission meeting, 6 p.m., in the commission chambers, Tucumcari City Hall. • Jan. 27 – Tucumcari Housing Authority, 5 p.m., at Tucumcari City Hall. • Jan. 27 – Tucumcari City Commission, 6 [...]

1/19 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by Tucumcari Police during the past several days. According to the reports: Jan. 18 • Around 12:30 a.m. a Tucumcari Police Officer found graffiti on the west side of Rhodes Field House, Tucumcari High School’s auxiliary gymnasium. The officer stated the graffiti said “West Side Crips.” The [...]

1/19 Calendar

• Jan. 19 – Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority, 10 a.m. at Tucumcari City Hall. • Jan. 19 – Bookmobile at Amistad, 9:30-11 a.m., at Amistad School. • Jan. 19 – On the Road to Living with Diabetes, 9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. at the County Extension Office. For information call 461-0562. • Jan. [...]

Jan. 15, 2005

Herbert Williams Jr. Herbert Lee Williams Jr., of Wynne, Ark., died Dec. 31, 2004, in Memphis at Memorial Hospital East. He was born Nov. 11, 1943, in East Prairie, Mo., to Herbert L. Williams Sr. and Tessie Johnson Williams. He was a retired truck driver having worked for the ABF trucking company. He was a [...]

Henry Osmer Hudson, Richard W. Fisher

Henry Osmer Hudson Henry Osmer Hudson, 82, of Clovis died Sunday, January 2, 2005 at his home in Clovis. Henry Hudson was born April 5, 1922 to Luther O. and Clara Bostick Hudson in Forrest. He married Marrion Woods on June 9, 1951 in Lubbock. He was a rancher in House. He was a member [...]

Homicide investigation continues

TV Hagenah According to representatives of area law enforcement agencies, work is continuing in the homicide investigation of the death of Joanie Vance of rural Tucumcari which took place Tuesday evening, Jan. 20 at the Sundowner Gallery and Gifts on First Street around 5 p.m. “Investigating officers are working on it extremely hard,” said New [...]

Listing of events

• Jan 27 – The USDA will be distributing commodities to qualified recipients in Tucumcari at: Wautonomah Hall (behind Circle K), Mountain View apartments, Quay Apartments, and the Quay County Fairgrounds (north entrance). Distribution begins at 9 a.m. • Jan. 27 – Quay County Tourism Council will meet at 11:45 at the Quay County Extension [...]

Obits Jan. 7

Gerald Raymond Robinson Gerald Raymond Robinson died January 1, 2004 in Albuquerque. Gerald was born in Riverhead, N.Y., December 23, 1954. He joined the U.S. Air Force in 1973 after graduating from Riverhead High School. While in the Air Force, he was stationed in Texas. He came to love the southwest and made Texas his [...]

Police Blotter Jan. 7

The following are samples of calls received by Tucumcari police within the last week. According to the reports: Jan. 6 • About 4 a.m. a 48-year-old male was arrested at the 400 block of East Turner for possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and trespassing. Jan. 5 • About 8 p.m. a [...]