Alvina A. Lovato

Services: 7 p.m., Tuesday a rosary service will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church at Roy, N.M. At 10 a.m. on Wednesday, a mass of resurrection will be celebrated at Holy Family. Alvina A. Lovato, 83 died on Sunday, Feb. 4, in Clovis N.M. Mrs. Lovato was born June 27, 1923 in Lacinta, N.M.  […]

Upcoming volley ball games

Several area volleyball teams will have matches this week The House Cowgirls are 2-2. Their next game is 4 p.m. today at Santa Rosa. The Logan Longhorns are 1-2. Their next game is 4 p.m. Thursday at home against Ft. Sumner. The Tucumcari Rattlers are 3-2. Their next game is 2:30 p.m. Friday against Roy […]

8/24 Obituaries

Rita Weisdorfer Services: 10 a.m. Friday at the Holy Family Catholic Church in Roy, N.M. Rita Claire Weisdorfer, 77, of Roy, died Sunday, Aug. 21, 2005, at Alta Vista Hospital in Las Vegas, N.M. She was born on July 10, 1928, in Lyndhurst, N.J. She was a member of the Holy Family Catholic Church in […]

William “Bill” C. Bogart

William “Bill” C. Bogart, 46, died Thursday morning, April 21, 2005. Bogart was born on Aug. 5, 1958 in Tucumcari. He was preceded in death by his mother Ida Joyce Bogart and by a brother, Roger Bogart. Survivors include his wife Melanie Bogart of Tucumcari; his son Bernard Urioste of Las Vega, N.M.; his father […]

No one can make renegaed horses good

By Baxter Black Sometimes a cowboy will ride a good lookin’ bad horse for longer than it makes sense. This flawed thinking may have a more universal application; i.e., hangin’ on to a pickup, dog or girlfriend long after they’ve bit you or conked out. It’s even worse when the injured party thinks he can […]

Roy woman victim of homicide

William Thompson Lena Aragon Barrett, 65, was found dead inside her home in Roy around 10:20 a.m. on Dec. 20. Norman Tyrell Cates, 17, was arrested later that evening and charged with Barrett’s slaying, according to Deputy Chief Richard Newman of New Mexico State Police. “Based on the evidence at the scene it appeared the […]

Lena Aragon Barrett

Lena Aragon Barrett, 65, died in Roy on Monday, Dec. 20, 2004. Lena Barrett was born Nov. 18, 1939 in Mosquero. She was a member of the Holy Family Catholic Church in Roy. She was preceded in death by her father Antonio Trujillo and sister Stella Frison. She is survived by her mother Mary Alewine […]

Dathan Ray Garcia, Vern Allen Minnard

Vern Allen Minnard Vern Allen MInnard, 44, died in Fontana, Calif. Saturday, Oct. 30, 2004. Vern Minnard was born March 26, 1960 in Tucumcari. He was a truck driver and a member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church. He is survived by his parents Allen E. and Mary Ellen Minnard of Tucumcari; two brothers, Henry MInnard […]

Lady Rattlers fall to Clayton

TV Hagenah Tucumcari High School’s Saturday volleyball game against Clayton was not the game it should have been according to head coach Alicia Trujillo as Tucumcari lost 20-25, 25-20, 25-12, 25-21. The Tucumcari head coach said she had expected a much higher quality of play from her girls. “We just weren’t here,” said Trujillo about […]

House Cowgirls lose to Santa Rosa

TV Hagenah In an away game at Santa Rosa, the House Cowgirls dropped three of four to Santa Rosa Tuesday evening. 18-25, 11-25, 25-19, 7-25. “We’re a young team,” said House head volleyball coach Mark Foust. “We’ve still got room from improvement but we are getting better with every match.” Foust said the young House […]