11-11 Community calendar

Thursday City Commission, 6 p.m., City Hall. Friday 3rd / 4th Grade Basketball Registration, 4pm – 9pm, Tucumcari Recreation Center, 900 E. Laughlin, 461-1647 or Scott 403-8491. Nov. 20 Library Advisory Board, noon, Library, 602 S. Second Street. Nov. 20 City Finance Board, 10 a.m., City Hall. Nov. 23 Quay County Commission, 9 a.m., Commission […]

11-11 senior menus

The following are the lunch menus for Nov. 12 – Nov. 18 at the Tucumcari Senior Center.

Hard to stay current with gadgets

By Lynn Moncus Trying to keep up with almost anything in this computer age is impossible for some of us who should have been born at least a couple of centuries ago. No matter how hard we try, we can’t seem to understand how to use the various gadgets. In fact, many of us cannot […]

11-11 school menus

Logan Thursday Breakfast: Pop tarts, juice, milk Lunch: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes and gravy, wheat hot rolls, salad, fruit, milk Monday Breakfast: Baked cheese sticks, juice, milk Lunch: Pizza, breadsticks with sauce, salad or carrots, fruit, milk Tuesday: Breakfast: Oatmeal to go, juice, milk. Lunch: Thanksgiving meal: turkey and gravy, dressing, mashed potatoes, green beans […]

Tucumcari High School honor roll

Tucumcari High School Students with 4.0 or higher:

Meet your neighbors


Georgia Lujan Profession: Deputy clerk Age: 39 Family: Anthony Lujan, spouse, 41, Nadia-Ranae, child, 8 Perfect day: My perfect day is a cloudy day watching movies with my family. Pets: We have three cats: Eez or Pretty Boy(is what I call him), Dutch Boy and Squecky. We also have six hens, two roosters and Corky […]

With moving comes hassles

By Chris Schmaedeke, QCS managing editor On TV’s animated series “Family Guy,” main character Peter Griffin uses a phrase that I felt was perfect for this column. “You know what really grinds my gears…” Moving. I have lived here in Tucumcari almost two months now, but never really “moved” because my other half still lived […]

11-11 On the shelves

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295. Fiction Hardball by Sara Paretsky. Searching for an old woman’s missing son, V. I. Warshawski, the Chicago private investigator, is plunged into the politics of the 1960s. A Change In Altitude by Anita Shreve. A young woman life is transformed […]

11-11 Fishing report

The fishing report from New Mexico Wildlife Department is generated by officers and anglers.

Tucumcari wrestling team looks for strong season

By Thomas Garcia: QCS staff writer There was hardly room to stand as 35 Rattlers grappled, tossed and pinned each other during Tuesday’s night wrestling practice. “Man, is it not great seeing this many kids out,” said Rattlers head coach Eddie Encinias. “I would like to keep them all but the work out might be […]