Wednesday EPAC summaries, capsules

CNJ STAFF At Texico Second round Girls Fort Sumner 66, Melrose 32 Melrose (3-9) — Zanessa Dodd 1, Schuyler Cochran 3, Allison Cochran 10, Audrey Hemminger 18. Totals 12 7-14 32. Fort Sumner (8-3) — Keri Ann Gammill 2, Shannon Wilson 4, Tobea Patterson 6, Sandy Fortner 25, Lindsay Mansell 7, Kelly fortner 12, Laurel […]

Sutton, Dale

Dale Sutton Services: Will be held at a later date. Dale B. Sutton, 77, of Logan, died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2003, at his home. He was born on Aug. 20, 1926, in Clovis, to Ralph and Iva Brocharo Sutton. He attended schools in Wheatland and Tucumcari. He graduated from high school in Helena, Mont. He […]

Williams, Ruby Maude McFarland

Ruby Maude McFarland Williams Services: Have been held. Ruby Maude McFarland Williams, 99, of Clovis, a homemaker, died Monday, Nov. 3, 2003, at Laurel Plains Nursing Home in Clovis. She was born on Feb. 9, 1904, in La Veta, Colo., to James Fred and Nora King McEvoy McFarland. She grew up and attended school in […]

Late TDs propel Mustangs

CNJ STAFF BOVINA 12, AMARILLO TASCOSA JV 7 — At Bovina, sophomore defensive end Eddie Segovia blocked a Tascosa field goal attempt and returned it 92 yards for a touchdown early in the fourth quarter, bringing the Mustangs back to life. Still down 7-6, Bovina (4-2) drove 46 yards in 13 plays for the go-ahead […]

Buffaloes win in OT at Logan

CNJ STAFF LOGAN — Junior James Walker scored on 6-yard run on fourth down and added a single-point conversion run as Melrose outlasted Logan 35-34 in overtime Friday night in a six-man clash. Neither team led by more than eight points in the game. The Buffaloes (4-1) were down 28-20 when Jason Runyan sacked Logan’s […]

Richardson, G.E.

G.E. Richardson Services: Have been held. Rev. G. E. (Gene) Richardson, 73, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2003, at his home in Logan. Rev. Richardson was born June 25, 1930, in Okmulge, Okla. He married Clara Jo Winfrey on Aug. 28, 1949. He served 44 years as an ordained minister of the United Methodist Church, serving […]

Michelin, Marjenell

Marjenell Michelin Services: Have been held. Marjenell Michelin, 82, of Logan, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2003, at Autumn Blessing Assisted Living Home in Logan. She was born Aug. 19, 1921, in Rochelle, Texas. She was a co-owner/operator of Michelin Office Supply and Machine Co. in Torrance, Calif. She had lived in Torrance and Santa Barbara, […]

Patzt, Gisela

Gisela Patzt Services: Have been held. Ms. Gisela Martha Patzt, 75, of Logan, formerly of Clovis, died Thursday, May 29, 2003, at Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque. She was born in 1928, in Braslau, Germany. She married Walter Patzt. They made their home in Clovis before moving to Logan in 1996. She is survived by her […]

Pipe dream no longer

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Ute Lake was built 40 years ago when state officials dammed the Canadian River near Logan. By Dave Gragg All the experts agree: Eastern New Mexico is running out of water. But there is a solution: It’s more than 87 miles long and will cost more than $200 million to build. If the Ute pipeline […]

Small towns at risk

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The town of Yasso in western De Baca County is little more than a post office, dilapidated buildings and pastures. Without water restrictions, some state officials think other rural towns could suffer the same fate. By Gary Mitchell Could water shortages produce ghost towns throughout eastern New Mexico any time soon? It’s possible. “We do […]

Turpin, William

William Turpin Services: Have been held. Mr. William J. Turpin III, 57, of Logan, died Thursday, April 24, 2003, in Logan. He was born on May 19, 1945, in Clovis. He worked for Swift and Company in Clovis for 15 years, for Honetreat Company for 10 years and owned and operated Turpin Lawn and Tree […]