Cattle industry has emerging ‘saint’

Baxter Black The Vatican has proclaimed Sister Theresa a saint. It was one of those wonderful recognitions that allow Christians in particular, and humanitarians in general, to put aside our differences and appreciate humans who have made the world a better place. As time passes and the erosion of years smooth our memories we can […]

Social network facilitates faux pas

Russell Anglin

School menus — Oct. 20

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County.

Looking back — Oct. 20

October 1955

Senior menu — Oct. 20

The following are the lunch menus for Oct. 21 – 27 for the Tucumcari Senior Center.

Community calendar — Oct. 20

Friday City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Tuesday Planning and Zoning Advisory Board at 5:15 p.m., City Hall. Oct. 27 Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Oct .28 Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall. City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Service clubs Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: […]

Police blotter — Oct. 20

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

Shooting death leaves residents stunned

Russell Anglin

Press release: Domestic dispute turns fatal in Tucumcari

NM State police Tucumcari — Officers responding to a Domestic Dispute incident turned deadly after Daniel Gonzales, 56, of Tucumcari prompted the use of deadly force.

Tucumcari man killed in police standoff


Thomas Garcia A six-hour standoff with police ended with the death of a Tucumcari man Monday night.