Top-ranked Eunice eliminates Rattlers

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Ranchers have streak of bad luck

The Fort Worth Stock Show is a mecca for a lot of purebred breeders. Many, many thousands have made the trip over the years often overcoming daunting obstacles. But Galen’s journey from Illinois takes the cake! He and his cow-partner Dave loaded their prize Hereford bull in Galen’s gooseneck stock trailer (G1), being pulled with […]

BBC show represents farm life well

Netflix lied to me but it hasn’t discouraged me from their product yet. On closer examination of the way they’ve been billing me on the credit card number I have on file with them, it’s apparent their former CEO wasn’t shooting me straight in the letter he sent me telling me he was shooting me […]

Fishing report —

This fishing report, provided by the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers, anglers, guides and local businesses. Conditions may vary as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities.

Honor rolls — Nov. 9

Tucumcari High School 4.0 or higher Seniors Christopher Apodaca Sonam Bhakta Bethany Bishop Kirsten Dunlap Jacky Fang Anna Maestas Kassidi Ulibarri Rachel Welborn

Be thankful for the rest of your life

“In everything give thanks…” 1 Thessalonians 5:18

Government hinders financial progress

Our hearts go out to the poor and everyone hurting from the recession. New Census figures tell us 1 in 15 Americans is poor, a record high. Some reflexively call for redistributing wealth, increasing taxes, expanding social safety nets. All at a price. Such tactics also have other detrimental effects. America remains the most prosperous […]

Holiday closings

The following offices will be closed on Veterans Day: • The Quay County, Tucumcari and Village of Logan offices will be closed Friday in observance of Veteran’s Day. • Wells Fargo, Citizens Bank and Everyones Federal Credit Union will be closed Friday. • First National of New Mexico in Tucumcari and Logan will be closed […]

Train ride offers trip down memory lane

Last Friday, Mrs. Dorothy Randals and I joined the group near the old bus station to ride a bus to Dalhart. At the end of that ride, we were privileged to board the Union Pacific passenger train pulled by a 1940′s steam engine. We were among people of all ages and were able to hear […]

Police blotter — Nov. 9

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