Press release: Mesalands signs memoranda with universities

Kimberly Hanna Mesalands Community College recently partnered with the mechanical and aerospace engineering department at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and the mechanical engineering and material science department at Washington University in St. Louis. Both universities signed memoranda of understanding (MOU) with Mesalands. These documents allow the universities to use the commercial-sized turbine [...]

Mechanical bull far cry from reality

By Baxter Black: Humor columnist “So, what’s the difference between riding a mechanical bull and riding a real one?” asked the boy of his dad. “You will know the difference, my son, the first time you climb over into the buckin’ chute and look down.” The mechanical bull is a carnival ride. It is not [...]

J. Clint Roberson

Services: Have been held. J. Clint Roberson, 66, died on Monday, July 23, 2007 at the Convenant Hospital in Lubbock, Texas. He was born March 8, 1941 in Northeastern Oklahoma, the son of J. Clint and Thelma Roberson. He attended and was a graduate of Oklahoma State University with Master’s degrees in mechanical and electrical [...]

David Saenger

Services: 11 a.m. Saturday a memorial service will be held at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Tucumcari. David Saenger, 82, died on Monday, July 9, 2007, in Albuquerque. Mr. Saenger was born in Woodland, Calif., on Oct. 10, 1924 to Carl and Anna Mangold Saenger who immigrated from Germany. His first language was German and his [...]