Father, son head House hoops honchos

William Thompson The House Cowboys basketball team, coached by Steve Foust, returns three seniors this season and the Cowgirls, coached by Marc Foust, return with two starters and a senior. Both coaches say their teams will be competitive. Boys The Cowboys will be led by seniors Jon Widmark, Shannon Byrum and Nathan Foust, another of […]

Tucumcari Police Chief resigns

TV Hagenah Tucumcari City Manager Richard Primrose announced Thursday evening at a Tucumcari City Commission meeting that Tucumcari City Police Chief Dennis Townsend had resigned effective Nov. 29 as the city’s police chief. Townsend was unavailable for comment. He is apparently on vacation. Despite rumors of the upcoming resignation and questions from the media about […]

Jack William Buxton, Claude Williams, Charles L. Bryant, Harry Molyneaux, Jack B. Routh, Harry Dale George

Charles L. Bryant Charles L. “Charlie” Bryant, 81, of Boise, Idaho, died October 24, 2004 in a Boise, Idaho hospital. Charlie Bryant was born to Mike and Reba Murry Bryant Nov. 17, 1922, in Tucumcari, where he spent most of his childhood years. Following high school he was in the U.S. Navy for four years […]

Veterans Day program ready

TV Hagenah The annual Veterans’ Day Program is ready to go said the man in charge of the celebration of America’s veterans, Harold Sloan. Sloan, the instrumental and vocal music instructor at Tucumcari High School, said the 2004 edition of the program promises to be one of the best that he has ever been involved […]

Parade of Lights to brighten city

William Thompson The Tucumcari/Quay County Commerce is once again hosting a parade of lights Dec. 4 at 6 p.m. Kim Andrews, the chamber’s administrative assistant, said entry forms for floats are available now. “Families, businesses and organizations can enter floats,” said Andrews. “People can call us at the chamber of commerce and we will even […]

DAR salutes veterans

TV Hagenah The Daughters of the American Revolution are saluting veterans of more modern incarnation on Sunday, Nov. 14 at 2 p.m. According to Jeannette Maddaford secretary of the organization and event coordinator, the ceremony honoring veterans will be at Veterans’ Park which is at the corner of Third and Main streets. “We are doing […]

Basketball practice begins at Logan

William Thompson Basketball practice is belatedly getting underway at Logan High School this season. All last week the Longhorn teams were distracted by events in the wake of Dathan Garcia’s untimely death and many of the Lady Longhorn players were on the volleyball team playing in Albuquerque. Boys Head Coach Billy Burns said last week […]

Area Veterans’ Day closings

Veterans Day Closures Tucumcari County Offices Department of Motor Vehicles First National Bank of New Mexico Wells Fargo Bank Citizens’ Bank Everyone’s Federal Credit Union Tucumcari Schools Federal Credit Union • • Tucumcari City Offices will be open. Tucumcari Schools will be open Logan Village of Logan First National Bank of New Mexico • • […]

Bikers hold toy/poker ‘run’

TV Hagenah Motorcycles will be hitting the pavement Sunday, Nov. 21 for the United States Veterans Motorcycle Club, Badlands Chapter third annual Toy and Poker Run. According to “Bear” Whitener who is the Tucumcari spokesman for the organization, the “run” will begin at 1 p.m. at the Pow Wow Restaurant and Lizard Lounge which is […]

Longhorns head to state in volleyball

TV Hagenah LOGAN – One Quay County School will be heading to the New Mexico State Tournament this year in volleyball. The Logan Longhorns made it through both district and regional play to qualify for the State Tournament this week which will be at Del Norte High School in Albuquerque. According to Logan head volleyball […]