Southern journey sentimental, worth remembering

Most of you are aware that this woman from Ima is a proud Aggie. As such, I decided to attend homecoming at New Mexico State University to celebrate my 56th anniversary of having graduated from the then New Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts. Yes, I took one more sentimental journey to the southern […]

Reunion nears again

Lynn Moncus The “Rattler Reunion Annual,” the favorite publication of Rattler Alumni, faculty,and friends, is now in our hands to remind us of the approaching Rattler Reunion and to allow us to look back at last year’s reunion. When we receive this publication, all other activities cease until we peruse the pages. We savor each […]

Local students honored at Wind Ball

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On April 15, two Tucumcari students were honored at the annual Wind Ball hosted by Cielo Wind Services. The ball was held at the Catholic Hall in Vega, Texas, and featured a live band and food catered by Boot Hill Saloon and Grill. Patrick Wiegel, a senior at Tucumcari High School, received the 2011 Cielo […]

Vargas to take anger management classes

Thomas Garcia A Tucumcari police officer charged for assaulting his wife over text messages to another man will attend anger management classes. Robert Vargas pleaded not guilty to the charge of aggravated assault and battery of a household member and agreed to attend the anger management classes on March 31, according to court documents. Vargas […]

Quay history — April 7

April 1962 Gilbert Bonem of Tucumcari was honored at a retirement party held at the office of railroad agent B.D. Kersey. Kersey presented Bonem with a watch and $100 U.S. Savings bond for his service as a train clerk. … The Tucumcari American Legion selected eight delegates from Tucumcari High School to attend the Boys […]

Business briefs

City commission to hold hearing on effluent water use The city of Tucumcari will hold a public hearing regarding its use of discharge water and effluent from the Tucumcari Wastewater Treatment Plant. The hearing is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on Sept. 8, 2009, in the Commission chambers at City Hall, 215 E. Center St. Eligible […]

Passing through —

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Jared Schmidt, stopped at Del’s Restaurant for a bite to eat as he travels from Willows California to Norman Oklahoma. Schmidt plans to attend

Over 160 attend day two of RENEW 2009

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Thomas Garcia Organizers and key note speakers are happy with the 160 residents showing interest in renewable energy Wednesday at the RENEW 2009 conference. “We are excited about RENEW 2009,” said, Patrick Vanderpool, event coordinator. “It has built much on the success of last year’s inaugural event.” Vanderpool said the true success of the conference […]

Last day for Longhorns’ Class of 2009

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Thomas Garcia While many seniors decided to take the day off a handful of Logan high school’s class of 2009 stuck out their last day of school. Finishing a journey that began 13 years ago, the eight seniors each had their own reasons for attending Logan once more. “I can not afford to miss anymore […]

03-11-09: Calendar

Today: 5:15 p.m., The Class of 2012 Parent Committee will meet Tucumcari Elementary School (Side door) 1701 South Ninth St. All parents and student are encouraged to attend. Call 403-8536 or 403-8399.Today: