9/24 Game time

Tucumcari Tucumcari Rattlers Varsity Football Aug. 27 — Win over Mora, away, 61-0 Sept. 2 — Win over Crownpoint, home, 62-6 Sept. 9 — Win over Estancia, home, 57-6 Sept. 16 — Win over Raton, away, 33-0 Friday, 7 p.m. — Texico, home Oct. 7, 7 p.m. — Dexter (homecoming) Tucumcari Rattlers Junior Varsity Football […]

9/24 Construction alert

Since South First Street construction is now switching to the southbound lanes, a number of residents on South First south of Route 66 will have their mail delivery affected. To facilitate matters, Postmaster Rob Roark said they are installing a Neighborhood Delivery and Collection box for customers’ convenience. The box, which was installed Friday, is […]

9/24 Calendar

Today — Heritage Dayze continues at the Tucumcari Historical Museum at 416 S. Adams, providing activities and demonstrations that bring Quay County heritage to life. The annual event continues from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is free to all. Call the extension office at 461-0562 or the historical museum at 461-4201 for […]

Cattle formidable foes under stress

By Baxter Black: QCS columnist “Isn’t that Larry’s heifer?” asked Dick. The two-year old black whiteface was running down the fence line along Highway 90. Traffic was moderate on the 4-lane highway. The shoulder was not smooth. Arroyos and ridges thick with rocks and brush made any chase risky. “Pull over,” said Dick. The south […]

9/24 Obituaries

Glenn Gardner Services: 11 a.m. on Monday at Dunn Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari. Glenn Ray Gardner, 61, died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, in Tucumcari. He was born January 31, 1944, to Clifton and May Bridges Gardner in Tucumcari. He was retired from the Arch Hurley Conservancy District and member of Tucumcari’s Trinity Baptist Church. Family […]

Old-fashioned news remains neighborly

By Lynn Moncus: QCS columnist We haven’t visited about neighborly news in quite some time, so let’s just sit back to think about a few friends we have seen or heard from in the last few days. Two offspring of some early settlers in the Ima area stopped at the coffee table to fill me […]

9/24 School menus

House Monday: Breakfast — Cold cereal, cereal bars, milk, juice; Lunch — A variety of deli meats for sandwiches, salad bar, fruits, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cold cereal, cereal bars, milk, juice; Lunch — A variety of deli meats for sandwiches, salad bar, fruits, milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Cold cereal, cereal bars, milk, juice; Lunch […]

9/24 Senior citizen menu

Senior Citizen Menu Tucumcari/Logan/House Monday: Pork posole, salad, dressing, mustard greens, garlic bread, pumpkin spice cookies, milk. Tuesday: Glazed ham, green bean casserole, corn, wheat roll, apple cobbler, milk. Wednesday: Frito pie, tossed salad, Mexican corn, cornbread, gelatin, fruit, milk. Thursday: Oven fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed vegetables, biscuit, margarine, cherry cobbler, milk. Friday: […]

9/24 Quay County sportster

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Who: Jamie Jones, Lady Rattler JV volleyball player and senior at Tucumcari High School. What she plays: Middle blocker on the volleyball team. She also plays basketball and participates in track. “I have no favorite,” Jones said of her sporty trio. She said her favorite part of any sport is playing together and working as […]

Commissioner speaks on State Trust Land

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By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS What takes up more than 13 million acres across the state, is found in every county except Los Alamos and raked in $386 million in revenues last year? Anyone who answered State Trust Land may have been listening in Thursday when Public Lands Commissioner Patrick Lyons spoke to the Rotary Club […]