Community calendar – Feb. 9

Thursday • City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall • City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall Friday • Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce/ Tucumcari Rotary Shrimp Broil at 7 p.m., Tucumcari Elks Lodge Monday • Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse • Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC Feb.18 […]

Chamber, Rotary to host fundaiser

QCSun staff The Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce and Tucumcari Rotary Club will hold a joint annual fundraiser Friday at the Elks Lodge. “The Chamber approached us to coordinate our events this year,” said, Bob McClelland Jr., a Rotary Club member. McClelland said this is the first year the Rotary has decided to hold a joint […]

Arch Hurley board applies for federal funds

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Russell Anglin The Arch Hurley Conservancy District Board of Directors passed two resolutions to apply for federal assistance which will help seal the district’s canal system Tuesday. The requests, one for $206,000 and another for $122,000, would require in-kind contributions from the board. District Manager Franklin McCasland said the board expects to hear an answer […]

School cancellations

Tucumcari schools have cancelled Wednesday classes.

New reading material brings friend to mind

Lynn Moncus Because of the dearth of newspapers in our town, several friends have come to the rescue of the woman from Ima and have provided papers from many other areas. One friend comes from Las Vegas at least once a week and brings several copies of the Albuquerque Journal, thus giving me a few […]

Cowboy pays homage to rodeo champ

Baxter Black “Alone at the Top,” was how the Pro Rodeo Sports News Magazine described the crowning of Trevor Brazile, World Champion All-Around Cowboy, for the 8th time, a world record. It took Sir Edmund Hilary seven weeks to climb Mt. Everest, Admiral Peary twenty-three years to find the North Pole, Freckles Brown was forty-six […]

School menus — Feb. 9

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County.

Press release: Mesalands reports enrollment increase

Kimberly Hanna Spring 2011 enrollment numbers have been calculated at Mesalands Community College and the results show another increase in enrollment. The third Friday census required by the State of New Mexico shows an increase in credit hours by 3.1 percent over last spring semester, and a slight decrease in headcount. However, Mesalands reports a […]

Glenna Rierson shovels snow

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Press release: Hospital receives donation from auxiliary

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Brad Treptow Dr. Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital Auxiliary donated $17,000 to the hospital for equipment at the organization’s regular meeting last month. The money donated is matched dollar for dollar by the Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation up to $10,000, resulting in a total donation of $27,000 that Trigg Hospital will receive. Two pieces of equipment […]