Senior menus — May 19

The following are the lunch menus for Thursday through May 26 for the Tucumcari Senior Center: Thursday Steak and Stuff, asparagus, carrots, wheat roll with margarine, strawberry shortcake. Friday Ham and noodles, california vegetables, vegetable salad with dressing, cottage cheese, peaches. Monday Chicken strips, mashed potatoes, broccoli with cheese, garden salad, roll with margarine, peaches […]

Community calendar — May 19

Friday • Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library. Monday • Quay county Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse. Tuesday • Planning and Zoning Advisory Board at 5:15 p.m., City Hall. Wednesday • Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. May 27 • Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City […]

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.

Xcel Energy seeking Texas rate increase

Freedom New Mexico Xcel Energy’s Texas-based operating company, Southwestern Public Service Company, is seeking a 7 percent overall retail rate increase in Texas to recover recent investments in the power lines, substations and workforce. Riley Hill, president and CEO of SPS, said the increase in rates is needed because the regional economy is changing and […]

Senior Menus, May 20-26

The following are the lunch menus for Thursday through May 26 for the Tucumcari Senior Center: Thursday: Steak and Stuff, asparagus, carrots, wheat roll with margarine, strawberry shortcake. Friday: Ham and noodles, california vegetables, vegetable salad with dressing, cottage cheese, peaches. Monday: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes, broccoli with cheese, garden salad, roll with margarine, peaches […]

Assistant superintendent leaving for advancement potential

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Career advancement opportunities spurred Dennis Roch’s resignation from Tucumcari Public Schools. Roch resigned last week as the Assistant Superintendent of Tucumcari Schools to take a similar position with Texico Public Schools. His resignation is effective June 30. Roch said he received a letter of intent from Texico Superintendent R.L. […]

Severe thunderstorm warning issued

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Quay, De Baca and Curry Counties.

May 19, 2010 Obituaries

Martin Maes Martin Maes, 36, died Monday May 10, 2010, in Tucumcari. He was born Aug. 20, 1973, in Tucumcari. Survivors include his mother, Dora Maes. Services: Have been held Information: 461- 3815

On the Shelves — May 19, 2010

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library.

May 19, 2010 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. Wednesday At 12:01 a.m., a woman reported a prowler at a residence on the 1300 block of South Adams Street. At 9:07 a.m., a man reported a domestic dispute at a residence […]