07-3-08: 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 LakeFishing was fair using Ricos, buzz baits, tubes, jerk baits, crank baits and sweet beavers for a mix [...]

Rattler football camp starts Monday

Rattler football camp starts MondayA three-day Rattler football camp for all students in 7th through 12th grade will begin Monday, said head football Coach Daniel Hutchins.Registration for the camp will be at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Rhodes Field House.The camp will be from 6 p.m.

Rattler reunion events set to start Thursday

All events take place at the Tucumcari Convention Center, 1500 W. Route 66 Blvd., unless otherwise noted. Thursday l 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Rattler Mixer – Del’s delicious platters furnished by Alumni Board, cash bar. – Convention Center Patio.Friday l 9 a.m. – 8:30 p.m., Registration, $35 per person – includes banquet, dances, newspaper [...]

07-30-08: Police Blotter

FTC puts a stop to ‘vishing’ scam

Chelle Delaney Friday night residents in Northeast New Mexico started getting phone messages seeking personal banking and other information, but by Saturday morning the Federal Trade Commission had taken control of the number and issued a warning to customers, said Craig Reeves,

Tucumcari gunshot victim in intensive care

Chelle Delaney A 19-year-old Tucumcari man shot Monday night is in intensive care in an Amarillo hospital. Nikko Nathan, 19, was shot about 8 p.m. Monday, Tucumcari Police Chief Roger Hatcher said. Thirteen shots, including the shot that hit Nathan, were fired from Hines Avenue across South First Street and into the vicinity of a [...]

Results of the Quay County 2008 4-H Rodeo and Horse Show

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Gunshot wounds Tucumcari man

By QCS Staff A 19-year-old Tucumcari man was shot about 8 p.m. Monday, Tucumcari Police Chief Roger Hatcher said. Nikko Nathan is the man who was shot, Hatcher said. Nathan was taken to Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital and was transported to Northwestern Hospital, Hatcher said. He had received a wound to the left buttocks, [...]

Accident claims lives of three Logan men

By QCS Staff An accident near Endee early Saturday morning claimed the lives of three men from Logan. Killed in the single-vehicle accident were Trent Barber, 26, Trever Mitchell, 23, and Travis Roberts, 24, New Mexico State Police Sgt. Andy Tingwall said. “The three men were found deceased at the scene,” Tingwall said. “Alcohol cans [...]

07-26-08: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. TuesdayAt 12:48 a.m., a female reported a loud party on south Sixth Street.At 2:39 a.m., a fight was reported on east Rankin Avenue.At 6:32 p.m., a female reported [...]