Bingaman to visit Tucumcari and Clovis on Wednesday

U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman will be in Tucumcari and Clovis on Wednesday, Aug. 11 and will take part in several events in the area.

Quay County Fair schedule

Free Admission 4-H Concession stand daily 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Bluegrass Music Daily in the Exhibit Hall Today Entries in all departments • 8 a.m. — Departments open to receive entries • Noon — Entry deadline: Home Arts Sweepstakes applications due; agriculture products; rabbits poultry; commercial exhibits; all boths & flower show. • Noon to 5 […]

School menu — Aug. 11

House Monday Breakfast: Sausage, biscuit and gravy, variety of muffins, cereal, yogurt, juice and milk. Lunch: Baked ham, baked potato, ranch style beans, soup, fruit, salad bar, variety of milk. Tuesday Breakfast: French toast, cereal, variety of muffins, yogurt, juice and milk. Lunch: Corn dog, french fries, pinto beans, soup, fruit, salad bar, variety of […]

Looking back — Aug. 11

August 1955

Senior menu – Aug. 11

The following are the lunch menus for Aug. 12- 18 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday: Taco, lettuce, tomato and onion, spanish rice, salsa, corn, gelatin Friday: Fish sandwich, parsley potatoes, spinach, pears, cottage cheese Monday: Chicken sandwich, celery sticks, tater tots, cottage cheese, peaches Tuesday: Baked fish, macaroni and cheese, lima beans, cornbread and […]

Calendar — Aug. 11

Wednesday-Saturday Quay County Fair at the Quay County Fair barn. Thursday City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Aug. 20 Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library. Aug. 23 Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Court House. Aug. 24 Planning and Zoning Advisory Board at 5:15 p.m., City Hall. Aug. 25 Tucumcari/Quay […]

Fishing report — Aug. 11

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

Police blotter — Aug. 11

The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department.

On the shelves — Aug. 11

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information, call 461-0295. Fiction “The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake” by Aimee Bender. A girl has insights into other people’s secret emotions. “Private” by James Patterson. The head of an investigation company pursues the murderer of his best friend’s wife. “Ice Cold” by […]

Not many foods I won’t try

Karl Terry Michelle Obama doesn’t like beets and apparently neither does her husband.