10-7 Senior menus

The following are the lunch menus for Oct. 8 -14 the Tucumcari Senior Center.

10-7 School menus

Tucumcari Thursday Breakfast: Sausage, English muffin, orange juice, milk Lunch: Chicken patty, mashed potatoes with gravy, whole-wheat rolls, grapes, milk. Friday Breakfast: French toast sticks, syrup, fresh fruit, milk Lunch: Cheeseburgers, French fries, salad cup, fruit cocktail, milk. Monday: Breakfast: PB & J uncrustables, oranges, milk Lunch: Vegetable soup, grilled cheese sandwich, pickle spears, applesauce, […]

10-7 Police blotter

Following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Sept. 30 • At 6:04 a.m., an anonymous caller reported shots fired on Laguna Circle. Officers patrolled the area and advised that all was OK. •At 8:57 a.m., a woman reported a burglary […]

Remembering mother’s calmness

Have you noticed that as we grow older, our memories tend to jump around rather randomly and can land on subjects we haven’t thought of in years? For no known reason, I landed in the early ’40’s and relived a sort of frightening experience. A local woman asked Mother to accompany her to lma so […]

RFD-TV brings country’s past to curious viewers

By Thomas Garcia: QCS staff writer With everything on TV these days — from reality TV to game shows, special interests, food programs and sports and news — it’s hard not to find something to watch. While I enjoy episodes of “NCIS” and “24” and “Man vs. Food” along with “Adult Swim” programs, I often […]

Visco shows Rattlers joy of running

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By Thomas Garcia: QCS staff writer Members of the Tucumcari Rattlers cross country team added four miles to their weekend total by joining a woman who is running from Boston to San Diego. The Rattlers were in good spirits Sunday morning as they gathered to meet and run with 24-year-old Katie Visco, eight miles northeast […]

Air show will fill skies with thrills

By Chris Schmaedeke, QCS managing editor The skies above Tucumcari will be filled with excitement on Oct. 7. The 17th annual Tucumcari Rotary Club Air Show comes to the Tucumcari Airport with a full slate of performances and acts. The gates will open at 10 a.m. The main attraction will be the Canadian Air Force […]

Lawsuit filed against Clayton Ranch Market

By Chris Schmaedeke, QCS managing editor The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit against Clayton Ranch Market in Clayton. Clayton Ranch Market is owned by former District 67 State Rep. Brian Moore, who has entered the race for the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor of New Mexico. The lawsuit claims the store […]

Tucumcari loses to Eunice

By Chris Schmaedeke, QCS managing editor Turnovers doomed Tucumcari in its 48-27 loss against Eunice on Friday night. The visiting Rattlers (4-2) turned the ball over four times, which led to 14 points for the Cardinals. Tucumcari got within eight in the fourth quarter but was never able to get any closer. “That run that […]

Prep football scoreboard — Oct. 2

Class 5A Clovis 31, Roswell Goddard 14 Class 2ATexico 21, Gruver, Texas, 12 Eunice 48, Tucumcari 27 Class 1A Fort Sumner 29, Loving 17 8-man Melrose 64, Animas 22 Mountainair 20, Clovis Christian 6 Menaul (0-5) at Logan (4-1), 7 p.m. 6-man Hondo Valley 66, House 34 San Jon 73, New Mexico School for the […]