Jacob J. Trujillo

Services: 7 p.m., Thursday a rosary will be recited at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mosquero.  At 11 a.m. on Friday, a mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s. Jacob J. Trujillo, 57, died suddenly on Saturday, May 12, 2007, at his home in Mosquero. Mr. Trujillo was born March 22, 1950 […]

Edna Mae Arbuckle

Services: 2 p.m. in the Mosquero Community Church at Mosquero, N.M. Edna Mae Arbuckler, 80, died on Saturday, April 21, 2007, at the Oddesy Hospice in Amarillo, Texas.   Mrs. Arbuckle was born March 29, 1927 in Roy, N.M., to Arthur and Tonita Shrum. She had been a member of the Mosquero Community Church. She […]

High school basketball roundup

Texico sweeps THS Junior Casey Crist went 7-for-7 from the free throw line and scored a career-best 21 points to help Texico clinch a tie for the District 6-2A regular-season title with a 68-41 win over visiting Tucumcari. Junior Daniel Schueler added 19 points for the Wolverines (21-3, 5-0), who built a 20-point lead late […]

Alva Ray Firestone

Services: 10 a.m., Thursday at the Assembly of God Church in Logan. Alva Ray Firestone, 84, died in Tucumcari on Monday, Jan. 15, 2007. He was a longtime resident of Logan. Mr. Firestone was born June 17, 1922 at Mosquero. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. He was […]

April 22, 2006 Obituaries

Marie Blea Services: 11 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mosquero. Marie G. Blea, 80, died Wednesday, April 19, 2006, at Lovelace Medical Center in Albuquerque. Mrs. Blea was born Aug. 6, 1925 at Albert. She had been a homemaker. She was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mosquero. Mrs. […]

2/8 Obituaries

Frances Cordova Services: 11 a.m. on Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mosquero Frances Cordova, 65, died Friday, Feb. 3, 2006, in Arizona. She was born Aug 7, 1940, in Sabinoso. She was a homemaker and member of the Catholic Church. She is survived by her husband Robert Cordova of El Mirage, Ariz.; two […]

Naomi J. McGowen

Naomi J. McGowen 70, died in the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque on April 3, 2005. McGowen was born on Feb. 17, 1935 in Mosquero. She was a member of the Logan United Methodist Church at Logan. She graduated from Mosquero High School and then from beauty school in Amarillo, Texas. She was […]

2/19 Obits

Margarito Aragon Sr Margarito Aragon Sr., 92, a 55 year resident Chochas Dam until he moved to Sante Fe in 2001, died Feb. 16, 2005 at the Sombrillo Nursing Home in Los Alamos. Aragon was born in Sabinosos on Dec. 3, 1912 to the late Simon Aragon and Genoveva Maes. He married Maria Marina Martinez […]

Mosquero whips House Cowboys and Cowgirls

By William Thompson The House Cowboys fell at Mosquero Friday, 61-60. The House Cowgirls also lost by a point at Mosquero, 48-47. Boys Cowboy Nathan Foust scored 48 of House’s 60 points, but Mosquero held on for a one-point victory after leading from the second quarter onward. Cowgirl Coach Marc Foust, speaking on behalf of […]

Lady Coyotes fall to Mosquero

By William Thompson The San Jon High School girls basketball team fell in overtime at home against Mosquero Saturday, 46-40. San Jon Head Coach A.J. Laird said it was a positive experience for her team despite the loss. “We are a very young team and we handled the overtime well,” Laird said, “but we just […]