Summer Menus

The following lunch menu is available for free to children 18 and younger through the Summer Food Program at the following parks: Molinas: 11:15 a.m.-12:15 a.m. North Side: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Damon Kvols: noon to 1 p.m. Dunn Park: 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Monday: Pizza, cucumbers, grapes, chocolate milk Tuesday: Sandwich spread, ham, cheese, […]

06-16-2007: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department, during the last few days. According to reports: Tuesday • At 8:49 p.m., a female reported a wanted subject at the DWI office on South Third Street. One male was arrested and taken […]

Marie G. Murphy

Services: Will be announced. Marie G. Murphy, 96, previously of Tucumcari and Logan, died Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2007 at Valle Norte Caring Center in Albuquerque. Ms. Murphy was the fourth daughter of Ralph L. Murphy and Nora Belle Durbin Murphy was born Dec. 23,1910 at her Uncle William Jesse Durbin’s farm home near Mt. Dora, […]

Daisy Florence Killgore Hurley

Services: 11 a.m. Monday at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Mrs. Hurley was born on June 16, 1913, at the Killgore ranch about seven miles west of Tucumcari to Ben Smith Killgore and Daisy Florence Heinman. She graduated from Tucumcari High School and worked as a beautician for several years. She married Timothy T. Hurley […]

Alfonso “Al” Lopez

Services: 7 p.m. Sunday a rosary will be recited at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Tucumcari. A mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at 2 p.m. on Monday at St. Anne’s. Alfonso “Al” Lopez, 86, died in Albuquerque on Wednesday, June 13, 2007, following an extended illness. Mr. Lopez was born Jan. 31, 1921 at […]

06-16-200&: Calendar

Today: Mother Road Rally/ Rotary Route. 66 Car show, Convention Center. Monday: 11 a.m., Senior Citizens Advisory Board meeting, Senior Citizens Center, 523 S. Third St. Monday: Start of Summer Reading Program for children ages 2 1/2-eighth grade at the Tucumcari Public Library. There will be programs and crafts, and the children will earn coupons […]

06-13-2007: Fishing Report

This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, however, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Conchas Lake Fishing for bluegill continued to be very good this past week. Anglers did well using small spinners, […]

NTSB: Air show crash attributed to pilot error

The cause of the crash that killed Guy “Doc” Baldwin, an aerobatic pilot, on Oct. 4, 2006 at the Tucumcari Air Show was “the pilot’s failure to maintain aircraft control,” according to a probable cause report from the National Transportation Safety Board. That failure resulted in an accelerated stall, the report said. Other factors included […]

06-13-2007: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department, during the last few days. According to reports: Friday l At 11:57 p.m., an officer requested a warrant check on a male subject on South Rock Island Street. The officer was told by […]

Dean Stull

Services: At 2 p.m. (Central Time) (1 p.m. Mountain Time) a memorial service will be at the Nara Visa Community Center at Nara Visa. Dean Stull, 50, died on Saturday June 2, 2007, in Albuquerque. Mr. Stull was born May 14, 1957 in Tucumcari. He was a long time resident of the Nara Visa and […]