Press release: Xcel Energy Foundation awards grants

AMARILLO – The Xcel Energy Foundation is awarding $177,300 in grant funding to nonprofit groups in Texas and New Mexico. The grants are being made through the Arts & Culture and also the Environmental focus areas of the Xcel Energy Foundation, which grants money to nonprofit agencies working in towns and cities served by Xcel […]

Press release: Curry, Quay county deaths blamed on H1N1

H1N1 Weekly Media Update: Nov. 24, 2009

Sharing thoughts on Thanksgiving


QCS Staff QCS staff Tucumcari Elementary School students share with us their likes, dislikes and what is important to them about Thanksgiving.

11-25 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Thursday • At 11:32 a.m., a woman reported a burglary at a residence on the 1400 block of East Whitmore. One male was arrested and taken to the Quay County Detention Center. […]

11-25 Community calendar

Thursday • Thanksgiving Day dinner, First Baptist Church, 321 E. Center St., 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 461-2724. Tuesday • RAD Water Users Cooperative meeting, 6 p.m., Norton fire station, 461-9852. • Red Hat Society Christmas luncheon, Del’s Restaurant, noon, 1202 E. Tucumcari Boulevard. Dec. 7 • Northeast New Mexico Prarie Partnership meeting, Tucumcari ConventionCenter, 9 a.m., […]

Holiday closures

Thursday • City offices • Post offices • Wells Fargo, • Citizens Bank • Everyone’s Federal Credit Union • Quay County offices • Quay County schools • Mesalands • First National Bank of New Mexico Tucumcari and Logan • Arch Hurley Friday • City offices • Quay County offices • Quay County schools • Mesalands […]

Project request approved

QCS Staff QCS staff County commissioners approved to send the 2011 Appropriation Project request to the state during Monday’s meeting. County Manager Richard Primrose said the request would be to either combined the city and county offices into one new building or to build an add-on to the existing building. “This is just an application […]

Be thankful for friends, family

By Lynn Moncus As usual when we approach a holiday, the thoughts of the woman from Ima return to those days spent in the canyons so very long ago. Of course, Thanksgiving was celebrated even in the sticks, and we all had a great time before, during, and after the day. The work for Mother […]

Giving thanks where it’s deserved

By Chris Schmaedeke, QCS managing editor I am thankful for three things this holiday season: • Family. • Friends. • Football. Actually, I am thankful for many things this year. I have had many life-changing events and most have worked out in my favor. I am thankful for my wife. Stephanie and I got married […]

11-25 Our page


The Tucumcari Youth League would like to thank all their sponsors, ShipleySystems, Radioshack, Cullum Groung fighting, Rays Truck Service, Aqua Mist car wash, First National Bank, Tucumcari Federal, Family Vision, Pacheco Trucking, Quality Lube and Tire, State Farm, Dr. Gary Balzanesm D.D.S., Even Par Auto Glass, Tucumcari Ranch Supply, Everyones FCU, VFW post 2528, Auto […]