January 1976

A fire destroyed the club house at the Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course. The pro shop and home of Mr. and Mrs. Pittman were saved from the fire. … Quay County Commissioner Bill Yates was presented the key of completion by Gene Dyer at the grand opening of the Quay County exhibit center. … The Tucumcari girls basketball team played against coaches Darrell Green, Stan Chavez, Koell Primrose and Eddie Encinias in a game of donkey basketball. … Tommy Garcia won the Elks Club Hoop Shoot in the eight and nine-year-old division and traveled to compete in the state competition in Albuquerque.