Honor rolls — Jan. 18

Tucumcari Elementary First semester Third grade All A’s Anjelika Acosta Faith Berger Garrett Bollinger Dyson Clark Arissa Griego Natalie Hayes Ruben Hendren Jeffery Knox KelliAnne Lamm Allison Miller Justyne Portillo Martin Reyes Isabelle Robinson Adela Sena Jessica Sliger Mary Stanton Destiny Vigil A’s and B’s Tierra Bason Jesse Benavidez Daniel Chavarria Gabriel Chavez Mary Cryer […]

Text of Gov. Susana Martinez’ state of the state address

SANTA FE – The following is the prepared text of the State of the State Address delivered by Governor Susana Martinez from the chamber of the New Mexico House of Representatives on January 17, 2012. Governor Martinez – 2012 State of the State Address Thank you. Lieutenant Governor; Senate President Pro Tem; Mr. Speaker; Democratic […]

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Births [image #3, align=left, size=medium] Annaliah Danielle Vargas was born Nov. 21, 2011 in Clovis. Proud parents are Daniel and Diedra Vargas both of Tucumcari. Grandparents are Jennifer and Michael Esquibel, and Julian Martinez Great grandparents are Victor and Gloria Arguello and Bennie and Bernice Martinez all of Tucumcari. — Submitted by Diedra Vargas

Tucumcari student nominated for Rudy Award

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Thomas Garcia Tucumcari Rattler Esteban Martinez III is a semifinalist for a high school football Rudy Award, which celebrates outstanding young athletes. “The youths are selected for their ability to inspire teammates and their support of the local community,” said Sandy Henderson, public information officer for Inspireum, a Bend, Ore., company that is one of […]

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Birthdays Martinez Ryan Martinez of Virginia Beach, Va., will celebrate his third birthday on today. The party is hosted by his grandparents, Lewis and Vivian Martinez; Aunt Apryl Preciado and Uncle John Preciado; cousins, Devanie, Kaitlynn and Laryssa. Ryan is the son of Lewis Martinez Jr. and Jacqueline Martinez of Virginia Beach, Va. His mother […]

Martinez pushes license change

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Liliana Castillo Gov. Susana Martinez said Wednesday that New Mexico is a magnet for people all over the world looking for a valid U.S. ID. And that’s one of the reasons behind her push to repeal a law that allows undocumented immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses in New Mexico. Martinez spent Wednesday in Clovis, meeting […]

Victoria Martinez sends her family to Super Bowl

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Thomas Garcia A wife and mother’s generosity allowed father and son to experience the Super Bowl together. Many fathers and sons enjoy spending time together talking, fishing, hunting and watching or playing sports. However, Esteban Martinez II and his son, Esteban Martinez III, had the opportunity of a lifetime to attend Super Bowl XLV in […]

Press Release: Gov. Martinez orders state offices closed Friday, Feb. 4.

SANTA FE – This evening, Governor Susana Martinez continued to work closely with leaders across the state to provide emergency assistance to New Mexicans impacted by interruptions in natural gas and power services caused by record low temperatures. To hasten the supply recovery, Governor Martinez ordered state operations not providing critical services to close tomorrow […]

Hung jury in Martinez trial

Thomas Garcia A Quay County jury was unable to reach a verdict after two days deliberating in the trial of a Tucumcari man charged with child abuse resulting in the death of a 2-year-old Tucumcari boy. Marcos Martinez, 22, sat in the 10th Judicial District Court Thursday as the jury declared they were unable to […]

Victoria Martinez heads to Dallas

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