Quay County officials concerned about rural needs under water plan

By Kevin Wilson: Freedom Newspapers TUCUMCARI — Quay County representatives are concerned their citizens’ needs for water will be trumped by areas with bigger populations in a state water plan. They voiced such concerns during Tuesday morning’s Northeast New Mexico Regional Water Planning meeting at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Quay County is part of Region […]

Residents give input on regional water plan

By William P. Thompson: Freedom Newspapers Irrigated farming, as area residents know it, could become a thing of the past in eastern New Mexico. Hydrogeologist Amy Ewing gave statistics Monday night that project water saturation thickness in the underground aquifer beneath Curry and Roosevelt counties will be at an all-time low of less than 100 […]

Ewing, William “Wally”

William Wallace “Wally” Ewing, 87, of Duncan, Okla., and formerly of Clovis, died Monday, Dec. 19, 2005, in Duncan, Okla. He was born Nov. 7, 1918, on a farm near Cameron, to Lewis Gardner and Della Tuck Ewing. He was raised in Cameron, Wheatland and Grady. He attended college in Tempe, Ariz. He joined the […]

Story, Hettie

Hettie Story Services: Will be held at a later date. Hettie D. Collins Story, 86, of Las Vegas, Nev., died Sunday, July 18, 2004, at the Odyssey Hospice House in Las Vegas. She was born on July 11, 1918, in Floydada, Texas, to Shedrick Neubern and Rebecca Ann Gill Ewing. Family members said she was […]