07-14-2007

Today: 5 p.m., Opening day, Tucumcari Farmer’s Market, Wailes Park, Route 66 Boulevard. Call Judy Smith at 461-3346 or 403-7901. Monday: 11 a.m., regular meeting, Senior Citizens Advisory Board, Senior Citizens Center, 523 S. Third St. Monday: 6 p.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari Public Schools Board of Education, Administration Building Board Room, 2400 S. Eighth St. […]

Cowboy camp meeting set for July 21-22

The Mosquero Cowboy Camp Meeting, “It’s a God Thing!” will be on July 21-22. The country and gospel singing jamboree offers a free weekend of family fun, food, and entertainment. There will be chuck wagon meals, campfire music, cowboy games, wagon rides, ground or goat roping, horseshoe contests, prizes and games for all ages. Campers […]

Yard and Garden

By Tom Dominguez Here’s a checklist of item for your yard and garden through July and August: During this season of hot weather, extra care should be given to watering plants thoroughly and deeply. Caladiums require plenty of water at this time of the year if they are to remain lush and active until fall. […]

07-11-2007: 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 was fair-to-good using worms, poppers and minnows for bluegill. Fishing was fair-to-good for anglers using Ricos, […]

07-11-2007: Calendar

Thursday: 6 p.m., regular meeting Tucumcari City Commission, City Hall, 215 E Center St. Fridays ongoing: 7 p.m., regular meeting, Alcoholics anonymous Unity Group, 1424 S. Sixth St. Saturday: 5 p.m., Opening day, Tucumcari Farmer’s Market, Wailes Park on Route 66 Blvd. Call Judy Smith for information, 461-3346 or 403-7901. Monday: 11 a.m., regular meeting, […]

Children find a hearlfelt place

By Debra Whittington And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him. Colossians 3:17 I thank my God every time I remember you. Philippians 1:3 I once heard the saying that it takes a village to raise a […]

07-11-2007: 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 1:11 a.m., a male reported a battery at residence on East Smith Street. An officer was told that a male subject had […]

David Saenger

Services: 11 a.m. Saturday a memorial service will be held at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Tucumcari. David Saenger, 82, died on Monday, July 9, 2007, in Albuquerque. Mr. Saenger was born in Woodland, Calif., on Oct. 10, 1924 to Carl and Anna Mangold Saenger who immigrated from Germany. His first language was German and his […]

Sarah E. “Pat” Pickett

Services: 2:30 p.m. Thursday a memorial service will be held at Center Street United Methodist Church in Tucumcari. Sarah E.  “Pat” Pickett, 90, died Saturday, July 7, 2007 in Tucumcari. Mrs. Pickett was born July 8, 1916 in Mount Pulaski, Ill. to John and Lula Mae Glasco. She married Clay Pickett in 1941. They engaged […]

Buchen’s MainStreet director, former student wounded in Iraq

MainStreet taps director… The Tucumcari Main Street Corp. announced Tuesday it has selected David Buchen for the position of director of Tucumcari MainStreet, according to a press release. His new position with MainStreet will start in August. Buchen had previously led the Small Business Development Office at Mesalands Community College. Buchen was recently named the […]