Community calendar — Jan. 5

Monday Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse. Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC. Jan. 13 City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Jan. 20 Magic presentation by Bill Martin Houdini at 7 p.m., at the High School Auditorium. Free admission but donations […]

Police blotter — Jan. 5

The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday • At 12:15 a.m., an alarm was reported at a building on the 300 block of South Second Street. An officer advised that all was OK. • At 1:32 a.m., an […]

Tucumcari tightens belt

Thomas Garcia With a dim outlook for capital outlay money from the state, city and county officials are focusing on streamlining services to residents. “The main goal of the city is to get our asset management plan in place,” said Tucumcari City Manager Bobbye Rose. Rose said the plan would include asset identification throughout the […]

Logan School Board candidates weigh in on education

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Thomas Garcia Two candidates have filled to run for Position 1 of the Logan School Board as incumbent Cinda Barber will not seek re-election. “It was a personal decision not to seek re-election,” said Barber. “My oldest child is graduating this year. I felt it was time for someone to give it a go.” Barber […]

School menus — Jan. 5

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County.

Senior menu — Jan. 4

The following are the lunch menus for Jan. 6-12 for the Tucumcari Senior Center.

KENW-TV transmitter under repair

Russell Anglin The Tucumcari KENW-TV transmitter is out of service as of Monday afternoon while station employees work to restore service. KENW program director Duane Ryan said the station’s repair crew hopes to have the channel back on by tonight. Tucumcari resident Marilyn Ford reported having poor reception of the local PBS station on her […]

God’s resolve gives us our prosperity

Debra Whittington “Godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out.” 1 Timothy 6:6-7

Free cooking class helps diabetics

Brenda Bishop A special cooking school aimed at helping people with diabetes learn how to prepare delicious foods and manage their blood sugar levels will be held in February. The school will meet for three hours each Monday in February (Feb. 7, 14, 21 and 28) from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. The classes will […]

Strong senior class starting soon

Brenda Bishop The Quay County Extension Service and Mesalands Community College will be offering the Strong Seniors Stay Young program, an exercise program for middle-aged and older men and women in Tucumcari starting in February.