Webcast issue under discussion

By Kate Nash House Speaker Ben Lujan will appoint a subcommittee to look into what’s become a hot-button issue this session: webcasting. Lujan, D-Nambe, will appoint a panel to look into what the rules should be for webcasts from the Roundhouse after Rep. Janice Arnold-Jones, R-Albuquerque, for the first time on Monday broadcast on the […]

Mesalands Dean’s List: Fall 2008

Students on Mesalands Community College’s

41st Ag and Home Ec seminar set for Thursday

QCS Staff The 41st Agricultural and Home Economics Seminar. hosted by the Quay County Extension Service, will begin at 9 a.m. on Thursday at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Here are times of the work sessions, the presenters and the featired speakers at the luncheon in honor of Tucumcari’s centennial celebration. 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. […]

01-28-2009: 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. Fridayl At 2:06 p.m., a female requested an officer at her residence on south Sixth Street in reference to a stolen purse. Saturdayl At 10:14 a.m., an anonymous […]

Frost re-elected to state fair commission

By QCS Staff San Jon rancher Bob Frost was re-elected to serve on the New Mexico State Fair Commission and to serve as vice chairman, according to a press release. The commission held its first meeting on Jan. 16 when Frost, Chairman Luke Otero of Santa Fe and Secretary-Treasurer Nerissa Whittington of Albuquerque were

School board candidates participate in forum

Thomas Garcia Four of the six candidates seeking election to the Tucumcari School Board

Basketball homecoming record is a split victory for Rattlers


Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Rattlers split homecoming wins with the visiting Estancia Bears Saturday at the Snake Pit. The (6-10) Rattlers won big with a 53 to 36 win against the (5-8) Bears. This was just 24 hours after a last-minute 62-58 loss to the Longhorns at Logan. Both the upper and lower classmen have […]

The race: Starting and finishing will all the basics intact

By Leonard Lauriault, chruch of Christ Starting and finishing The New Year is about one-twelfth over and most people who made New Year’s resolutions are probably still following up on them. I didn’t make any “New Year’s” resolutions and I can’t remember when I ever did, if I ever did. I’ve always figured that I […]

Gaming Authority sets meeting for Friday

By QCS Staff The Quay County Gaming Authority will have a special meeting at 10 a.m. on Friday in the Territorial Room at the Tucumcari Greater Economic Development Corp. The meeting will cover the authority’s financial report and a discussion of the continuing options on the property, according to Warren Frost, executive director. The authority […]

01-24-2009: Warrants

By QCS Staff The following are outstanding bench warrants for failure to pay fines issued by the Quay County Magistrate Court. l Dianna Apodaca, 48, littering. Amount due $167l Courtney Herrera, 33, driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or drugs (first offense) and driver must be licensed. Amount due $495.l Jodi Romero, 34, embezzlement […]