Rattler Reunion warming up to old friends

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By QCS Staff This appears to be the largest ever Rattler Reunion with about 560 people attending Saturday’s dinner. A highlight of the evening was the crowning of Norma Jean Crellin as Rattler Queen with a standing ovation and cheer. “I think this is the biggest one ever,” said Crellin who is the

Rattler reunion events set to start Thursday

All events take place at the Tucumcari Convention Center, 1500 W. Route 66 Blvd., unless otherwise noted. Thursday l 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Rattler Mixer – Del’s delicious platters furnished by Alumni Board, cash bar. – Convention Center Patio.Friday l 9 a.m. – 8:30 p.m., Registration, $35 per person – includes banquet, dances, newspaper […]

Logan School and Community reunion set for this weekend

QCS staffThe Logan School and Community Reunion will be Saturday and Sunday.

23 Days to Rattler Reunion

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By QCS Staff Only 23 days to the Rattler Reunion points out Norma Jean Crellin, president of the board of the Rattler Alumni Association and Rattler Reunion. The class of 1978 is host this year’s event which will be July 31-Aug. 3. The billboard at Evans Avenue and First Street was donated by Whittco Inc. […]

Rattlers are looking forward to all-class reunion

By Lynn Moncus

Community Notes: Forrest Community reunion, Special Lodgers Tax Advisory meeting set for Friday

Forest Community Reunion set for July 5The Forrest Community Reunion will be at 10:30 a.m. on July 5 at the Forrest Community Center. The lunch fee is $8.50 for adults and $5 for children. Checks should be made payable to the Forrest Community Center, and mailed to Mary Sours, 4016 QR AI, McAlister, NM 88427 […]

Community Notes: Reunion planning, Commodities distribution, Bookmobile schedule

Reunion planners meet SundayThe Tucumcari Rattlers class of 1978 will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday at the Convention Center to plan for the 2008 reunion.“Come out if you can,” said an organizer, “Your ideas and assistance are needed.” Commodities distribution set for May 28Commodities will be distributed to qualified recipients from 9 a.m. to […]

Birthdays, school supplies needed, family reunion

In the birthday swim… Ayden Otero and Joseph Otero will be celebrating their birthdays today. The boys are having a cookout and swim party today at the Elk’s Club with their brother Billy Gage, 2. Ayden, whose birthday was Friday, is celebrating his first birthday. Ayden, whose family members call him “Heavy Duty” or “McGroceries,” […]

Rattlers ready to roll for Rattler Reunion

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Getting ready for the annual Rattler Reunion parade at 9 a.m. on Saturday are Alvin Cawthon (1944), parade marshall, and his wife, Beca Thomas Cawthon (1957). And sure to be an attention-getter is “Fang,” the Rattler mascot, aka Nathan Andrada (2010).

No place like home on high plains for Rattlers

By Lynn Moncus Each time the Rattler Reunion paper arrives, those of us who are alumni of Tucumcari High School take time to go through it page by page and picture by picture because we are eager to recall the great time we had last year and know that we are now gearing up for […]