April 12, 2006 Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the last few days. According to the reports: Friday • At 5:38 p.m., a female reported a suspicious subject at a gas station. There was a woman reported to be asking people for money and making statements about al-Qaida. An officer told […]

Easter changes as you grow

By Debra Whittington: QCS Religion Columnist Notes from the Church Lady By Debra Whittington “And the angel answered and said unto the women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified. He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay. […]

Hypnotic fun caps chamber banquet

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Businesses celebrated a year of success, and seven audience members entertained the audience during Thursday’s Quay County/Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce banquet. About 130 businesses belong to the Chamber, according to President Debbie Lafferty. Lafferty welcomed the approximate 200 in attendance, and also entertained later when she was one of […]

Construction to resume April 17

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun After a long winter break, the First Street road construction project is set to resume in a little more than a week. April 17 marks the start of the construction, which will be in four phases. Construction will take place, and significant traffic and access impacts are expected through […]

April 8, 2006 Calendar

Today: Quay County Republicans’ Taxpayers’ Ball, 6 p.m., Tucumcari Convention Center. Saturdays ongoing: Alcoholic Anonymous Unity Group meeting from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 1424 S. Sixth St. Saturdays ongoing: Narcotics Anonymous Roadrunner Group meeting from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St. Anne’s Church, 306 W. High St., in the Madonna room. Monday: […]

Library offers many services

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Correspondent Mary Ann Molinas visited the maternity ward at Dr. Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital on March 29. Her mission? To make a delivery. She wanted to make sure newborn baby James got his first hardback book. That might not be a typical duty for a librarian, but at the Tucumcari […]

April 8, 2006 Notable Notes

Last Supper performance coming The Center Street Methodist Church will host a performance of The Last Supper on Thursday night at the church, located at 406 E. Center Street. There is no admission for the event. Screening appointments sought As part of the upcoming wellness fair, the University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy, Dan […]

April 8, 2006 Library Books

The following books are now available for checkout at the Tucumcari Public Library: Fiction Dirty Blonde by Lisa Scottoline. When the plaintiff murders the defendant in a case she has just tried, a judge’s secret life becomes public. The Templar Legacy by Steve Berry. A former Justice Department operative becomes involved in a desperate search […]

April 8, 2006 Obituaries

Hilda Knapp Services: 2 p.m. today at Dunn Funeral Chapel in Tucumcari. Hilda M. Knapp, 89, died Tuesday, April 4, 2006, in Clovis. Mrs. Knapp was born Oct. 29, 1916, in Logan. She was a member of the Baptist Church. She had been a homemaker. Mrs. Knapp was preceded in death by her husband, Burt […]

Four injured in rollover

QCS Staff Four people were injured in a one-vehicle rollover Wednesday afternoon, according to a release from the New Mexico State Police. An eastbound Ford pickup left the roadway and rolled over in a field near Milepost 8, located on State Road 540 in Logan. A small boy and a young woman were treated for […]