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Amistad Reservoir: A Symbol of Binational Unity and Friendship
The name 'Amistad' carries a profound significance that transcends its literal Spanish translation, 'friendship.' It is a symbol of the close ties and shared values between the United States and Mexico, particularly embodied by the Amistad Reservoir. This reservoir, straddling the border, represents a physical and diplomatic bond that aligns with the spirit of cooperation and mutual respect.
Quay County Crime Stoppers offering up to $1,000 reward for wanted man
TUCUMCARI, N.M. (KFDA) - Quay County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of Anthony R Sandoval. According to a post, Anthony R Sandoval is wanted for breaking and entering, two counts of battery and use of a telephone to intimidate, terrify, threaten, harass and annoy.
The XIT Ranch of Hartley: A Symbol of Texas' Grandeur
In the heart of the Texas Panhandle, the town of Hartley is synonymous with the legendary XIT Ranch, once the world's most expansive ranch under a single fence. The XIT, sprawling across 3 million acres, was more than just a ranch—it was a symbol of the Wild West's grandeur, established in the 1880s to finance the construction of the Texas State Capitol. Hartley's identity remains deeply intertwined with the ranch's history, a story that stretches across ten counties and is woven into Texas' very fabric.
Dalhart EDC Seeks Local Business Input for Future Development Plans
The Dalhart Economic Development Corporation (EDC) has launched a business survey for all business owners and operators in Dalhart City and the nearby community. This survey follows a previous one conducted for the City’s Comprehensive Plan. The goal of the business survey is to gather feedback from local businesses to help shape future business plans.
DPS: Nearly 50 lbs of methamphetamine found during traffic stop near Wildorado
AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) seized 46 pounds of suspected methamphetamine Thursday. DPS says a Texas Highway Patrol Trooper stopped a vehicle in Oldham County around 11:00 a.m. on I-40 near Wildorado for a traffic violation. The trooper then discovered multiple plastic-wrapped bundles of...
A Journey Through Time: The Cimarron County Museum in Felt, Oklahoma
Nestled near the quaint town of Felt, Oklahoma, The Cimarron County Museum stands as a beacon of history, drawing visitors from near and far. Known to locals as the Cimarron Heritage Center, the museum spans across 3.5 acres and is a place where the past is palpable. With free admission, this hidden gem is a haven for history buffs, offering a deep dive into the region's rich history, from prehistoric times to the pivotal moments of the 20th century.
Dalhart's Tribute to Cowboy Heritage: The XIT Rodeo & Reunion
Each August, Dalhart, Texas, revives its cowboy roots with the XIT Rodeo & Reunion, an homage to the XIT Ranch—once the largest ranch under fence. Established in 1937, this event unites cowboys, families, and history buffs in celebration of the region's ranching heritage. The XIT Rodeo & Reunion is more than a local festivity; it's a testament to the Texas Panhandle's enduring cowboy spirit, with PRCA-sanctioned rodeo performances, a grand parade, and the world's largest free BBQ.
Experience Tucumcari Through Its 4 Must-Try Traditional American Cuisines
In this article, we delve into four quintessential dishes from traditional American cuisine that you can savor in Tucumcari. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these yet? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below:
Today the gas price is close to $3.07 in San Jon as of 2023-11-27. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.250, a week ago the price is $3.308 , according to AAA.
San Isidro Catholic Church: A Mosaic of Cultural Heritage and Unyielding Spirit
In the bustling heart of a close-knit town stands the San Isidro Catholic Church, a historical beacon of faith and a symbol of the community's enduring resilience. Constructed in the waning years of the 19th century, this architectural treasure was originally Madrid’s main cathedral and reflects a deep commitment to cultural and religious preservation. Even through the Spanish Civil War's destruction, which left the church ablaze and its dome in ruins, the church was lovingly restored, its grandeur revived, and its role as a community pillar reinstated.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in tucumcari, NM
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to tucumcari..
Garden Guy column: Plant Hardiness Zone change
A new USDA (U.S. Department of Agriculture) Plant Hardiness Zone Map has been released. Last released in 2012, the newly released map shows some stark changes in the last 10 years. Prior to the 2012 version, Amarillo was in zone 6b. Changing to 7a with the 2012 version it remains...
DPS locates drugs during I-40 traffic stop in Oldham County Saturday
Authorities said officers found drugs from Mexico during a traffic stop on the interstate in the Texas Panhandle over the weekend, which led to one arrest. The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) said Tuesday it seized 68 pounds of suspected methamphetamine on Saturday, Nov. 18, after a Texas Highway Patrol Trooper stopped a vehicle in Oldham County.
VIDEO: Speeding stop near Vega results in $2.5 million methamphetamine seizure
A routine traffic stop in Oldham County near Vega resulted in the discovery and seizure of approximately $2.5 million in methamphetamine Saturday.
TxDOT pre-treating roads Friday ahead of forecasted wintry mix
AMARILLO, Texas — TxDOT will be pre-treating roads Friday in anticipation of the wintry mix forecasted for Friday night/Saturday morning. Crews in the Amarillo District’s 17 counties (Armstrong, Carson, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Gray, Hansford, Hartley, Hemphill, Hutchinson, Lipscomb, Moore, Ochiltree, Oldham, Potter, Randall, Roberts and Sherman) will start spraying brine early Friday morning.
Struggling to keep youth interested, Oldham County seeks innovative ways to grow historic junior livestock show
OLDHAM COUNTY, Texas (KVII) — The Houston Livestock Show and Oklahoma Youth Expo are considered the premier events for 4H and FFA exhibitors to compete. The Oldham County Junior Livestock show dates back to the 1950s as entering and exhibiting animals teaches kids the importance of sportsmanship but passing on those traits is dwindling as the number of contestants entering is decreasing or barely holding even. So what can organizers offer to ensure kids from all economic spectrums have a chance to compete?
Cal Farley's Boys Ranch: A Lifeline for At-Risk Youth in Boys Ranch, TX
In the expanse of Boys Ranch, TX, Cal Farley's Boys Ranch stands as a legacy of hope, transforming the lives of at-risk youth since 1939. Founded by Cal Farley, a figure notable for his wrestling prowess and business acumen, this residential community has grown from a modest setup to a robust sanctuary, now accommodating roughly 300 children on its 11,000-acre property. The ranch's ethos centers around providing a stable and supportive environment, offering a plethora of activities and events that showcase the resilience of its residents, such as the annual Labor Day Rodeo and the Youth Cowboy Poetry Gathering.
Eye on Education: Boys Ranch teacher creates a research center for students
BOYS RANCH, Texas (KFDA) - Boys Ranch High School science teacher Gary Gill created a nature science research center for his students. Lindsey Stiner is taking a look at how vital this center is for those students in tonight’s Eye on Education. Appealing to students’ various learning styles and...
Demons drop Boys Ranch
The Dumas Demons were in action Tuesday, Nov. 14 as they defeated the Boys Ranch Roughriders 84-23 for their first victory of the season. The Demons controlled the game from the jump. Boys Ranch scored a bucket early in the first quarter and did not get another one until late in the second quarter.
Two NM counties had more registered voters than qualified electors: Study
A recently released study by Judicial Watch has exposed voter registration disparities in 353 U.S. counties, revealing 1.8 million more registered voters than eligible voting-age citizens, including two counties in New Mexico. This discrepancy implies that the registration rates in these counties surpass 100% of eligible voters. The study, conducted...