Newborn, Birthday, ’08 THS grad recognized

Newly born…Truitt Gene Everett was born April 3, 2008 in Amarillo, Texas. His parents are Carl and Rhonda Everett; and his brother is Julian, 4.His grandparents are Floyd and Nancy Ayler of Tucumcari, and Carlene Everett and his great-grandmother is Janell McCoy of San Jon. First birthday…Avery McKinney of Tucumcari celebrated his first birthday with […]

06-14-08 Around Town

Baby born…Jason and Theresa Lafferty of Tucumcari are the parents of an 8 lb., 3 oz. baby boy who was born on May 5 in Amarillo, Texas, at St. Anthony’s Hospital. Named Logan Jason Wilbur Lafferty, he has one sister, July, who is 19 months old. His grandparents are Ted and Rose Chavez, Ed and […]

05-24-08: Around Town

Commencement…Adrianna Chavez graduated May 17 from Oklahoma Panhandle State University, Goodwill, Okla., with an Associates of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. Commencement was followed by a reception. She plans to continue her education in law enforcement. Chavez, who is a 2005 graduate of Logan High School, is the daughter of James and Mary Chavez of […]

Friendship flows through the generations

By Lynn Moncus At times, some of our experiences are so special that we wonder how we could be fortunate enough to have them. The past weekend, for instance, was a major emotional high and a time during which to collect priceless memories. Through the years, I have written about Dr. Marion Hardman, my dear […]

Arrivals, birthdays

Just born… Elyssa Renee Cordova was born on Jan. 6, 2008 in Clovis. Her parents are Delia Jaynes and Joseph Cordova of Tucumcari. Her older sister is Estella “Star” and her older brother is Joseph Jr. “JJ”. Her grandparents are Mary Cordova and Michelle and Scot Jaynes of Tucumcari. Her great-grandparents are Eddie and Sandie […]

Births and birthday celebrations

High-five for No. 5… Camdan Tres Sandoval of Tucumcari celebrated his fifth birthday Sept. 21 at 6 p.m. at George Molinas Park. His Shrek III birthday party was hosted by his mom and dad, and attended by his brothers, T.J. and Jona, and other family members and friends. Camdan was born Sept, 21, 2001 in […]

births, marriage

Olivia’s arrived … Antonio and Annie Pacheco of Oklahoma City are happy to announce the arrival of their daughter, Olivia Kathryn. Olivia was born July 16, 2007 at Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City. She weighed 9 pounds and was 21 inches long. Her grandparents are Paul and Kathy Pacheco of Albuquerque, Kathleen Kraft of Tucumcari, […]

M.L. Kuykendall

Services: 11 a.m., Thursday, graveside services will be held at Tucumcari Memorial Park. M.L. Kuykendall died on Sunday, June 24, in Albuquerque. Mr. Kuykendall was born on March 28, 1917. He was a long- time resident of Tucumcari and farmed in the area for approximately 40 years. He and his wife “Mrs. Kirk” were married […]

George Leslie “Les” Hight

Services: 10 a.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church building in Tucumcari.  George Leslie “Les” Hight, long time Quay County rancher, died Monday, June 18, 2007, in Tucumcari following a brief illness. Mr. Hight was born in Menard, Texas, on Oct. 23, 1911. He spent his childhood in the Texas hill country. He was one […]

Felipe E. Lopez

Services: 7 p.m., Tuesday, a rosary will be recited at Saint Anne’s Catholic Church. At 7 p.m., Wednesday graveside services will be at Newkirk, N.M., Felipe E. Lopez, 75, died Saturday, June 9, 2007, at his home following an extended illness. Mr. Lopez was born in Newkirk, N.M., on Dec. 10, 1931. He moved to […]