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 […]

Hazel Gaddis

Services: 2 p.m., Tuesday at the Clinkingbread Funderal Home in Ava, Mo. Hazel Gaddis, 91, died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2007, in Ava. She was a retired hospital cook from Tucumcari. Tom Maples will officate at services in Ava. Doug Cox will officiate at graveside services conducted by Romero Family Funeral Home of Pueblo, Colo. At […]

Bread lady returns

William Thompson Mary Jane Edaakie, a member of the Isleta Pueblo tribe and affectionately known to Tucumcari residents as the “Bread Lady”, returned to the Tucumcari Historical Museum Saturday to bake Native American bread in an outdoor oven or “horno.” Edaakie comes from the Isleta Pueblo reservation to Tucumcari twice a year to serve up […]