Press release: Upcoming seminar addresses food safety

Brenda Bishop The 43rd Annual Agriculture and Home Economics Seminar, hosted by the Quay County Extension Service, will be held Jan. 27 at the Tucumcari Convention Center.

Senior menu — Jan. 12

The following are the lunch menus for Jan. 13 – 19 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Baked pork chops, rice pilaf, peas and carrots, dinner roll, strawberry shortcake. Friday Catfish nuggets, tarter sauce, coleslaw, green beans, bread and margarine, vanilla pudding with wafers. Monday Closed for observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Tuesday […]

Mobile procedure ends in serendipity

Baxter Black Imagine the header clinging to the rack on the back of a flat-bed, chasinga cow across the high plains of Colorado with the hazer banging alongbeside him in a quarter-ton Ranger with a vet-box in the bed.

Upcoming congressional session raises questions

Freedom New Mexico As a new Congress reflecting the will of the voters as of November finally assumes office, with Republicans holding a majority in the House and more effective power in the Senate, we can expect symbolic gestures and a few substantive moves in the direction of less-intrusive government. Whether legislators will move much […]

Bill Curry becomes new Quay County Commission chairman

Thomas Garcia Installation of a new commissioner, commission chair and county treasurer were a few of the items addressed by Quay County commissioners on Monday.Brad Bryant’s first day as district 3 commissioner began with the approval of the agenda and selection of Bill Curry as the newest commission chair.“I thought it went smooth,” Bryant said. […]

San Jon honor roll — second nine-week term

A Honor Roll

Christians can please God in various ways

Leonard Lauriault I resolved several years ago to continue my early morning exercise regime even during the holidays when I wouldn’t have to get up for work. I decided it was better to maintain my routine so I wouldn’t have to get back into the swing of exercising and experiencing the associated pain as well […]

Tucumcari man indicted on child porn charges

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Thomas Garcia A Tucumcari man arrested in a New Mexico State Police Internet sting is facing four federal felony charges of child pornography.

Gas station project makes progress

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QCSun staff A beautification project started last fall by the Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce and MainStreet organization made some progress before a winter hiatus, chamber of commerce director Bob Beaulieu said.Beaulieu said work on the gas stations has stopped until warmer temperatures permit painting. Before colder conditions prevailed, Doug and Sharon Quarles and a group […]

Free income tax preparation offered for low income, elderly, disabled persons

The Eastern Plains Community Action Agency, located at 210 W. Center St., is offering free income tax preparation for low income, elderly and disabled persons. The free service will start Jan. 18 and end April 18, and will be available Monday through Wednesday each week from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, please […]