Amanda Lucille Tapia of Tucumcari received a Post-Baccalaureate certificate in Mathematics from Smith College on Sunday. She was one of the 85 advanced degree and diploma candidates who graduated during the college’s 132nd commencement exercises. Tapia is a 2005 graduate of Tucumcari High School. Before beginning advanced studies at Smith, she graduated from Regis University in Denver with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and minors in Neuroscience and Mathematics.
The family of Paul and Carolyn Gibson of San Jon invite you to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at 3-5 p.m. June 5 at the First Baptist Church, 323 N. Seventh St., San Jon. Local invitations will not be sent. No gifts please.
Bryan Rinestine and Robin Rinestine Warnberg invite you to celebrate the 50th wedding Anniversary of their parents, James and Renee Rinestine of Nara Visa. James and Renee were married on June 24, 1960, at Saint Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. The Celebration will be held at 7:30 p.m., (CDT) Saturday, June 26, 2010 at the Nara Visa Community Center. Join them for an evening of dancing. No gifts please. To RSVP email James_ReneeCelebrate@yahoo.com.
Rocio Acosta of Tucumcari will celebrate her 15th birthday Saturday at the Del Norte Center. Her parents, Marciano and Marcela Acosta, and her brothers and sisters, will host the celebration. Rocio Acosta was born May 15, 1995 in Mexico.
Jaegar Strong of Tucumcari has just completed his first year at New Mexico Military Institute in Roswell. He is the son of Stan and Clair Strong of Tucumcari. His grandparents are Bob and Gay Strong of Portales, Worth Smelser of Cuba and Julie Smelser of Las Cruces. He is the great grandson of Jane Strong of Tucumcari. He is on the Dean's list and was active in Colts baseball and football. He was awarded the Presidential Award for Academic Excellence.
— Submitted by Clair Strong