Dirty Laundry: Off to study raising children in this digital age

Aisha Sultan Recently, my youngest child asked a question about love and God. He quickly realized from my reaction that he must have said something clever. As I reached for my laptop, he said, “Are you going to write what I said on Facebook? Do not write it there!” I was stunned. In fact, I […]

Social network facilitates faux pas

Russell Anglin

Community calendar

Today: Rattler Reunion, Tucumcari Convention Center, mixer, golf, social, dinner, dance, parade of classes, pictures, luncheons and banquet. Visit tucumcarirattlers.com. Today: 5 pm, Farmers’ Market, “Grilling Day,” Wailes Park, Tucumcari Boulevard and Date Street. Call 461-8531. Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910. Mondays ongoing: […]

09-22-07: Calendar

Today: 7 a.m., Nara Visa Cowboy Poetry Gathering begins. All events will be at the Nara Visa Community Center. Today: 8 a.m., San Jon School’s Centennial Celebration. 8 – 11 a.m., registration, tour the school, individual class meetings and social time. Noon, meal catered by Del’s and program in the Ed Lee gym. 1 – […]

Identity theft laws should come after slow consideration

Few things can be more infuriating than having someone steal your identity — Social Security number, bank account numbers, credit card numbers, even your medical records. Such “identity theft” — as well as the related simple loss or unauthorized release of personal information — is occurring more often in our digitized society. On Monday, California […]

Taste beguiles seventh graders

TV Hagenah Seventh graders at Tucumcari Middle School spent one class period on Thursday in a way that many students and some adults wish they could, dining on food of the Southwest. Social studies teacher Alicia Trujillo had her second annual “Taste of New Mexico Day” at which the students bring foods that are identified […]

Amistad Charter School sponsosrs political forum

Amistad Charter School is sponsoring an ice cream social and pie auction at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, to provide an opportunity for the public to meet the political candidates for Northeastern New Mexico. The candidates will begin speaking at 7 p.m. with the pie auction immediately following. Each candidate will have five to seven […]

Tucumcari seniors enjoy Pioneer Center

William Thompson Social events occur regularly at the Pioneer Senior Center on South Third Street. The center holds a dance almost every month. Recently, the center held a tea social. The response was more than the center staff had expected according to Tara Martinez, volunteer activities director for the center. “We had about twenty people […]