Sands Dorsey draws mixed views

Chelle Delaney A hearing on the Sands-Dorsey building came to a brief standstill Thursday before the

Freshman lawmaker new to the game

By Jenna DeWitt Tucumcari Assistant Superintendent Dennis Roch is a freshman lawmaker taking his seat Tuesday in Santa Fe.

Rose Parade performer, college honors, new arrival, Altrusa woman of the year

Former Tucumcarian, Danielle Chavez, was among those who performed in the 120th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day in Pasadina, California. Danielle is a member of the Broken Arrow (Oklahoma) High School Band and Color Guard. The group has competed at the national level on numerous occasions. As a result, they were […]

Governor pledges support of $4.2 million for Tucumcari projects


Gov. Bill Richardson said he would work for and support $4.2 million from capital outlay funds for Tucumcari’s Main Street program and Mesalands Community College in the upcoming legislative session. Richardson voiced his support for the projects Thursday during a visit to Tucumcari at a rally for the groundbreaking of a new Tucumcari High School. […]

Honor Roll: Tucumcari Elementary first and second semester 2008 2009

The following students were on the honor roll during the first semester at Tucumcari Elementary. Third gradeAll AsAngelina ArellanoCayd BilbreyBrittni BrockmanKyeli CollinsMelina EnciniasSydney GoldstonDaniel HolguinDavy MardoSelena MoyaCaleb NemrowElijah OlivasSimon OrtizEthan RogersAdrianna SandovalSierra Sandoval All As & BsElenna ApodacaChristopher ArellanoFalyn BenavidezDesiree BrownJuliana CalbertRobert ChanceyWilliam DelgadoTyler FanskaDylan FiskeAlexxus GallegosLeslie HerediaAmber JonesDesiree KoernerAntonio LopezCristal MadridAlyssa MartinezBailey McKnightTyler MeierThomas […]

01-14-2009: Calendar

Today: 6 p.m.- 8 p.m., Eastern New Mexico Art Space, film night. 201 S. Second St. Call 461-1759Today:

Dropping your guard can be a hair raising experience

by Leonard Lauriault I recently recovered from a cosmetic tragedy that may actually have been more traumatic for others than for me. While I was getting a haircut the guard fell off my barber’s clippers creating a big gap. I didn’t see the horror on the barber’s face when he saw what happened; but, everyone […]

01-14-2009: Warrants

The following are outstanding bench warrants for failure to pay fines issued by the Quay County Magistrate Court.

01-14-2009: 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 12:02 a.m., a female reported hearing sounds and voices outside her house on south 10th Street. The female called back and reported her husband, who had […]

Ministry of Hope opening two days a week next month

By QCS Staff Ministry of Hope will begin opening two days a week next month, said Doyle Frasier,