Reading Bible often leads to explosive truths

by Leonard Lauriault Since before the apostles died, people have been distorting scripture and misleading others (2 Peter 3: 15-18). Some erroneous concepts are of little consequence; others are so critical as to prevent one’s salvation. A basic, open-minded, personal study of God’s word answers all critical questions clearly (at least, it did for me). […]

02-25-2009: Calendar

Today: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061.Thursday: 10 a.m. special meeting, Eastern New Mexico Tourism Committee, Gallery 111, 307 E. High St. Call 461-7891.Thursday: Noon, Tucumcari Rotary Club, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Rt. 66 Blvd. Call 461-2587.Thursday: 5 p.m., regular meeting, Housing Authority, City Hall, 215 […]

02-25-09: 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 12:48 a.m., a female reported from the bus depot on south First Street that a belligerent drunk was on the bus and she would like him […]

Engagement, birthday

Eight is great …Andy Cordova of Tucumcari celebrated his 8th birthday Feb. 24 Andy has two sisters, Tina of Tucumcari, and Cassandra of Springer. Andy is the son of Gina Cordova of Tucumcari. Andy’s father is Gary Cordova of Tucumcari. His grandparents are MaryAnn and Louie Molinas and the late Lucy Cordova and Don Cordova. […]

Obesity a top concern of area residents

Chelle Delaney When it comes to extra pounds Tucumcari is just as concerned as the rest of the nation. Obesity reduction and prevention is one of the top concerns of Tucumcari and Quay County area residents, according to a recent survey. Residents’ other priorities were substance abuse, teen pregnancy prevention and suicide prevention, the survey […]

Service for sexual assault vicitims coming to Quay County

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Thomas Garcia A special service to assist in the investigation of sexual assaults in Quay County was introduced Tuesday to area law enforcement agencies by a representative of the state’s Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners. The Satellite SANE Unit is a service that will soon be provided in Quay County by the SANE of Eastern New […]

Small fire in backyard quickly extinguished

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By QCS Staff A fire that started Monday in the backyard of a Tucumcari residence was quickly brought under control by the Tucumcari Fire Department. The fire in the alleyway between south Fourth and Fifth streets was reported about 10:50 a.m. Homeowner Christy Jones said she did not know what caused the fire. The fire […]

Longhorns to play today for district championship

The Logan Longhorns losses to the Clovis Christian Eagles on Thursday night places them in today’s district match-ups. The Longhorns will play at

Officials: Accountability top issue

Thomas Garcia Immediate consequences and strict accountability are needed in the fight against underage drinking in eastern New Mexico, say law enforcement officials across eastern New Mexico. “Teenage drinking is a issue that is very close to home,” said Jimmy Glascock, District 9 commander for the New Mexico State Police. District 9 is based out […]

Lujan to establish office in Tucumcari

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan said Friday he will be setting up an office in Tucumcari as soon as he can. The Tucumcari office will be one of several in the state, and will have a full-time staffer who will also be serving other eastern New Mexico communities, Lujan […]