April 8, 2006 Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the last few days. According to the reports: Thursday • At 9:33 a.m., a female reported harassment. An officer advised her to fil• out a statement regarding a man she said was harassing her. • At 11:24 a.m., a male reported an […]

Always be thankful for a big brother

By Lyn Moncus: QCS Columnist Those of us who had an older brother were very fortunate, even though they might not have agreed because they have fairly constant shadows during our early years. Clough, my brother, was eight years older than I, but he was the only one who knew the difference when we lived […]

Dog days hard to avoid

By Ryn Gargulinski: Guest Columnist When I moved to California from New Mexico, I had to leave some things behind — constant sunshine, people I love and my 50-pound puppy, Lulu. It’s not that I didn’t want to keep the big ball of fur and raucous energy (referring to the puppy, not the people I […]

Bad weather shall pass in life

By Debra Whittington These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. John 16:33 But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:19 […]

April 5, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

The Master’s Golf Tournament is the kickoff to the golf season. Sundaykicks off the year. There will be a Morning at the Masters Scramble and Luncheon. The event will have a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Teams will be blind drawn for pairings before Sunday’s round with a special scramble format to follow. Entry fee is […]

Former receiver makes state-record catch at Ute Lake

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Two years after his college football career ended, Cale Sanders made one of his most famous catches. Sanders, now a teacher and coach at Roswell’s Goddard High School, landed a state-record smallmouth bass Friday evening at Ute Lake. “No one in the state has caught a bigger smallmouth,” Sanders […]

Water officials worry about concerns being ignored

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Quay County representatives are concerned their citizens’ needs for water will be trumped by areas with bigger populations in a state water plan. They voiced such concerns during Tuesday morning’s Northeast New Mexico Regional Water Planning meeting at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Quay County is part of Region No. […]

April 5, 2006 Obituaries

Nellie Angel Services: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. Nellie E. Angel, 85, died Monday, April 3, 2006, in Albuquerque. Mrs. Angel was born July 25, 1920, in Newkirk. She was an active member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church and was a member of the Christian Mothers of St. Anne’s. Mrs. […]

April 5, 2006 Calendar

Today: Altrusa program meeting at noon at Caravan Xpress and Grill. Today: Lenten Luncheon for Ministry of Hope, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., Center Street Methodist Church. Wednesdays ongoing: Alcoholic Anonymous Unity Group meeting from noon to 1 p.m. at 1424 S. Sixth St. Wednesdays ongoing: Story Time for children ages 2 1/2 to 5 […]