Holiday closings — Nov. 23

The following offices will be closed for Thanksgiving: • Quay County, City of Tucumcari and Village of Logan Offices will be closed Thursday. • Wells Fargo , Citizens Bank , Everyones Federal Credit Union , First National of New Mexico Tucumcari and Logan will be closed Thursday. • All Quay County Post Office will be […]

On the shelves — Nov. 23

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information, call 461-0295.

Friends one reason to give thanks

As we celebrate our state’s centennial, we might choose to look at many of the reasons we have for being thankful to call New Mexico our home. In order to let you fill in the names of your own friends and relatives, I’m going to write about some of the experiences of last week to […]

There is always something for which to give thanks

“It is a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord…” Psalm 92:1

Fishing report —

This fishing report is provided by the Department of Game and Fish. East-Central, including the Pecos River Coyote Creek — The flow is 1.5 cfs. No report. Pecos River — The flow is 34 cfs. The river is continues to fish well. The water is very clear, so go to long leaders, fine tippets and […]

Community invited to lighting

QCS reports Mesalands Comm-unity College will be hosting the third annual lighting of the courtyard 5 p.m. Dec. 1 at the Mesalands Courtyard. This year the college would like to expand this event and welcome the entire Tucumcari community to this fun holiday event. Included are hot chocolate, apple cider, cookies, and pictures with Santa […]

Coyote calling contest planned

QCS reports The Quay County 4-H program is hosting a coyote calling contest fundraiser to provide supplies and equipment for the rapidly growing shooting sports program. The series consists of four one-day hunts. The first day will be Saturday. There will be a prize for the person with the most points each day. The person […]

Parent committee meeting set

QCS reports The Class of 2017 parent committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Dec. 1at the Tucumcari Public Schools central office, 2400 S. Eighth St. For information call Lorinda Martinez at 403-7344.

Shops offering Black Friday deals

Thomas Garcia Along with the 5 a.m. openings, local retailers will be offering additional sale promotions for Black Friday. “We appreciate our customers and all of their business,” said Rhonda Kandel, manager K-Mart. Kandel said K-Mart will be opening their store at 5 a.m., and will run a special “Blue Friday” sale from opening to […]

Police blotter — Nov. 23

A sampling from calls placed to the Tucumcari Police dispatch, which handles calls for the Tucumcari Police Department and Quay County Sheriff’s Office: Friday •