Route 66 Festival kicks off Thursday

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Many of “The Best Little Festival on Route 66” events will take place at the Tucumcari Convention Center where this Route 66 monument was erected for a restoration project a few years ago. (Staff photo: Sharna Johnson) By Leslie Radford: Freedom Newspapers Every year, cities along “The Mother Road” embrace the rich history that built […]

Storm hits area

By Ryn Gargulinski: Freedom Newspapers – Heavy rain, hail and high winds reek havoc on area yards, farms. The night skies across New Mexico were alight with red, white and blue on the Fourth of July, but the fireworks were about the only illumination for Tucumcari residents. More than 4,500 homes and businesses lost power […]