The spirit of Britain’s Susan Boyle registers a high note

By Debra Whittington Finally, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous: Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit a blessing. 1 Peter 3:8-9

Press Release: Bingaman on the swine flu, troops in Iraq and public lands in Taos

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman today talked to New Mexico radio reporters about legislation he has introduced to preserve public lands in Taos, the swine flue, troops in Iraq. To hear Bingaman’s remarks click here: http://bingaman.senate.gov/mediaasset/bingaman042709m.mp3

Government of the money, by the money, for the money

Government of the money, by the money, for the money The first thing that comes to mind when I hear the anti-tax spiel is “make a list of things that taxes pay for.” Taxes make the American lifestyle possible. Taxes are a part of the responsibility of living in a civilized society.

Rattlers Prom 2009

2009 prom

Rabies clinics set for May 2

By QCS Staff Two local veterinarians will offer rabies shot clinics at four locations in Quay County on May 2. Veterinarian J.P. Corey will be at the following locations: Nara Visa: 10:30-11:30 a.m. CDT at the Fire Station.Logan: Noon-3 p.m., city warehouse north of the bank. Licenses

State’s new euthanasia law will be costly to city

Chelle Delaney It will be costly and take some time to implement the state’s new euthanasia law for animals in Tucumcari and Quay County, according to the city’s police chief. Tucumcari is one of four cities in New Mexico that still uses a gas chamber. The Animal Sheltering Services Act, passed during the last legislative […]

Commission wants to keep dollars in city

Chelle Delaney Keeping dollars in Tucumcari was on the mind of the Tucumcari City Commission even though it approved a proposal form an out-of-town firm.“The money ought to stay in Tucumcari,” said Commissioner Jimmy Sandoval after Thursday night’s meeting. Sandoval’s was the only “nay” among the commission when it gave its approval to negotiate a […]

Weather Service declares city, county StormReady

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Chelle Delaney The city of Tucumcari and Quay County has been declared StormReady by officials of the National Weather Service. The presentation was made at the City Commission on Thursday. “Only two other communities in New Mexico have earned that designation,” said Shawn Bennett, meteorologist in charge of NWS Albuquerque.Those communities are an San Juan […]

Earth Day Observations

Chelle Delaney Students got to be up close and personal with Mother Nature at the Outdoor Classroom on Thursday. From animal skulls and pelts to live chickens and goats, it was all hands on during the Earth Day festivites. On Thursday, about 675 students visited the outdoor classroom, said Relissa Nials, coordinator of the event. […]

‘Protect Tots!’ starts Monday

By QCS Staff Monday through Friday, three medical