Tornado season gets early start in high plains

Thirteen confirmed tornadoes hit New Mexico’s easter plains March 23. One storm ripped through Clovis and cause widespread damage and one death. When a storm siren sounds, indiviuals should seek shelter in windowless rooms. By Greg Allen Though Cannon is not in what is defined as “tornado alley,” which begins about 18 miles farther east, […]

3/19 Birth

Hannah Lavender Hannah Jolene Lavender was born Feb. 28, 2006, to Marty and Tomi Lavender of Melrose at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces.Grandparents are Connie Baldwin of Melrose and Billy Connell of Logan, and the late Jim Lavender of Melrose, Dennis Henry of House and Dixie Connell of […]

Connell, Dixie

Dixie Lee Connell, 51, of Logan, died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2004, at Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari. She was born on Nov. 13, 1952, in Fort Sumner, to Pecos and Eleanor Cater Finley. She graduated from Fort Sumner High School in 1970. She married Billy L. Connell on May 2, 2002. Family members said she […]