Sports physicals scheduled

QCS Staff Sports physicals will be given Thursday and Friday at 4 p.m., at the Tucumcari Middle School Gym. The cost is $20 cash. Football practice will begin on Aug. 1 at 7 a.m. Players meet at the high school chorus room. Volleyball and Cross Country practice will begin on Aug. 8th.

Prepare for best when it comes to eternity

Parents often advise their children to prepare for the worst. Before Jesus’ crucifixion he mentioned two prepared places. In John 14: 1-3, he mentioned a place he’ll prepare in heaven for the elect who’ll be gathered from throughout the earth when he comes the second time (Hebrews 9: 27, 28). He’ll take them then unto […]

our page — July 27

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Birthdays Segura Joseph M. Segura Jr, of Tucumcari will celebrate his 5th birthday on Sunday. He was born on July 24, 2006, in Clovis. — Submitted by Joseph Segura.

Legal fair planned in Santa Rosa

QCS staff QCS staff A free legal fair is scheduled from 10 a.m., to 2 p.m., on Sept. 10 at the Santa Rosa High School Gymnasium, 717 South 3rd Street. Low-income residents from Santa Rosa and the surrounding communities will be offered legal information, along with some guidance about their legal rights from free or […]

Community calendar — July 27

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Letter to the editor: Debt showdown irresponsible

Raising the debt ceiling is a formality that has been a part of government for years. Basically, raising it is agreeing to pay debts that have already been incurred. Where was the concern when the debt was piling up? The time to control indebtedness is at the time of purchase, not when the bills come […]

Keeping word admirable quality even in dreams

Thomas Garcia My dreams have a tendency to be strange, funny and at times scary. Then again that could be the case with most anybody’s dreams. However, one dream has stuck with me, in fact, it has become the subject of this column. Who knows where dreams come from? Can anyone truly answer that question? […]

Logan school supplies list

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Senior menus —

The following are the lunch menus for July 28 – August 3 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Catfish nuggets, tarter sauce, green beans, coleslaw, bread with margarine, pineapple upside down cake. Friday Meatballs, wild rice, carrots and peppers, salad with dressing, apricots. Monday Chalupa, Lettuce and tomato, Spanish rice, calabacitas, salsa, watermelon. Tuesday Pork […]

Quay County rancher, 70, tops senior pro rodeo rankings

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Thomas Garcia By Thomas Garcia QCS staff writer A local 70-year-old rancher splits his time between tending 300 head of cattle, rebuilding a home and being ranked number one in calf and breakaway roping in the National Senior Pro Rodeo Association. Jerry Koile is currently first in the NSPRA world rankings in 68-plus calf roping […]