Lucero Ortega named student of month

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Honor rolls

Tucumcari 4.0 or higher Seniors: Samantha Bauler, Jeffery Bray, Cole Cooper, Christy Kincade, Misty Kincade, Dedra Lopez, Kristen Rich, Casey Romero Juniors:Taylor Atwood,Holly Binkley, Lorri Harman, Katie Lamm, Megan McKinney, Georgia Mitchell, Natalie Nieto,Layla Nugali, Matthew Pacheco, Sagar Parikh, Kenneth Perkins, Sharayah Sisneros, Rebecca Vega, JJ Vigil Sophomores: Sonam Bhakta, Kirsten Dunlap, Himali Patel, Matthew […]

They study together, earn degrees together

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Chelle Delaney For the Lucero couple, James and Michelle, Friday night was an early present for Mother’s Day and Father’s Day all wrapped into one. Each of them walked to receive their degrees at Mesalands Community College’s graduation ceremonies. In addition to studying for their classes, they are the parents of three children and each […]

11/8 Around Town

Just turned two…Marquis Alderete Jr., will be celebrating his second birthday on Sunday. His birthday was Nov. 7. Marquis is having a SpongeBob party and celebrating his birthday with his sister Alissa, family and friends. Marquis is the son of Marquis Alderete and Davida Salas. Grandparents are Mark and Gina Alderete, Cora Lucero and Geno […]

Wedding announcement

Medina-Lucero to wed…James and Nomie Medina of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Melissa A. Medina, to Michael J. Lucero, both of Clovis.The groom is the son of Amanda Lucero and Paul Gauna of Fort Sumner.The couple will exchange vows Saturday in Clovis.Invitations have been sent.

Photographer, sculptor featured artists at ENMAS gallery

By QCS Staff Local artists Mike Lucero,

Benino Aguilera

Services: At 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007, at 424 South Monroe St., Tucumcari. Benino Aguilera, 86, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2007 at Clovis Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Clovis. Mr. Aguilera was born Feb. 13, 1921 to Faustino Aguilera and Eloisa Martinez Aguilera in Hooker, Okla. In 1959, he married Felipita Crespin […]

Newborns, Anniversary, Gas Watch, Crime stats

Azalea’s a pretty flower .. Azalea Isabel Mascarenas was born on May 21, 2007 at Clovis. She was 7 pounds, 6 ounces. She’s the daughter of Tony and Miriam Mascarenas from Tucumcari and joins twin brothers, Omart and Oscar. Azalea’s grandparents are Danny and Edith Moralez of Tucumcari and Eloy and Maria Gardea of El […]

Rosalie C. “Rose” Garcia

Services: At 2 p.m., Saturday, a mass of resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. Rosalie C. “Rose” Garcia, 69, died Tuesday, May 22, 2007, in the Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque. Mrs. Garcia was born June 28, 1937 in Logan, N.M. She was a longtime Tucumcari resident and hadbeen a member of […]

Ministry helping with food program

QCS Staff A newly formed Manna Ministries, similar to Angel Food Ministries, is providing food in bulk so that it’s more affordable to area residents, said Cora Lucero, a program specialist with the Community Services Block Grant program in Tucumcari. Programs like this, Lucero said, “Help in the fight against poverty and provide better nutrition.” […]