Rose Hughs

Services: 10 a.m. (CST) and 9 a.m. (MST), today a funeral mass will be celebrated at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Nara Visa, N.M.  Rose Hughs, 92, died on Monday, March 26, 2006, in Amarillo, Texas, following an extended illness. Rose Hughs was born Oct. 23, 1914 in Wilmington, Dela. She and her late […]

John “Jay” Nials

Services: 2 p.m. (CST), on Friday a memorial service will be held at the Nara Visa Community Center. John “Jay” Nials, 75, died Sunday, March 4, 2007, in Hartley County, Texas. Mr. Nials was born Oct. 3, 1931 near Hudson, N.M. to John Linden and Ethel Laurinda (Payton) Nials. He grew up near Logan. Mr. […]

Esther Stoner Whaley

Services: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday there will be vistation at the French Mortuary Chapel, Wyoming Blvd., Albuquerque. At 1 p.m. on Sunday, a graveside service with viewing will be at the Nara Visa Cemetery, Nara Visa, N.M. Esther Stoner Whaley, 87, a resident of Albuquerque since 1946, died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007. She […]

Community Notes

By QCS Staff Zoo To You will be here for you The Zoo To You Van will be coming to the Tucumcari Public Library. The Zoo To You is a program from the Rio Grande Zoo that is free of charge, thanks to Phelps Dodge. Each presentation, given by zoo volunteers offers slides and biofacts […]

May 13, 2006 Notable Notes

Town hall meeting Friday Six cabinet secretaries from Gov. Bill Richardson’s administration will hold A Healthy New Mexico town hall meeting as part of a spring tour to hear from New Mexicans about issues in their communities. The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Tucumcari Convention Center. The […]

8/6 Regional Roundup

Highway 54 proposed as high priority Nearby U.S. Highway 54 has been designated as a High Priority Corridor in a bill approved by the House and Senate on July 29 — now it just needs the President’s signature, according to a release sent from the SPIRIT organization which has been working to improve the roadways. […]

Louise Stull

Louise Stull, 87, died in the Coon Memorial Nursing Home in Dalhart, Texas on Saturday April 23, 2005 following an extended illness. Stull was born March 21, 1918 in Dalhart. She had been a long time resident of the Nara Visa community. She was a member of the Logan Church of Christ. She was a […]

Bert Stull

Bert Stull long time Nara Visa resident died in Clovis on March 25 following an extended illness. Stull was born June 1, 1917 in Cave City, Ark. He was owner and operator of Bert Stull Trucking of Nara Visa. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II in the Pacific Theater. He was […]

Area resident receives Heritage Awardaward

Bill Parman of Nara Visa was named as this year’s recipient of the Buck Ramsey Heritage Award at the annual Nara Visa Gathering on Sept. 24-26. Each year an individual, family or ranch that exemplifies the “Spirit of the West” is chosen to receive the award. Parman was born in 1916 and raised on the […]

Crowd enjoys ‘Historical’ gathering

Lynn Moncus During the evening of April 26, around 100 members of the Tucumcari Historical Research Institute gathered at the Elks Lodge for the annual dinner meeting. Three new board members were elected to replace Joanie Vance, Lala Landess, and Sonny Cast during the business session. They are Lucy Nials, Yetta Bidegain, and Danny Wallace. […]