College hosting dodgeball tourney

QCS staff Mesalands Community College would like to invite the Tucumcari community to participate in their first city-wide dodgeball tournament at 4 p.m., March 27 at the Tucumcari High School Gym. “We are very excited this year to open up dodgeball to the entire City of Tucumcari. We’ve had two years of successful dodgeball on [...]

On the shelves —

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information call 461-0295. Fiction “A Perfect Blood,” by Kim Harrison. Ritually murdered corpses are appearing across Cincinnati, terrifying amalgams of human and other. “Cinnamon Roll Murder.” by Joanne Fluke. Hannah isn’t sure just how she’ll unravel this mystery, but there’s nothing sweeter than bringing [...]

On the shelves - March 14

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information call 461-0295. Fiction "A Perfect Blood," by Kim Harrison. Ritually murdered corpses are appearing across Cincinnati, terrifying amalgams of human and other. "Cinnamon Roll Murder." by Joanne Fluke. Hannah isn't sure just how she'll unravel this mystery, but there's nothing sweeter than bringing [...]

College hosting dodgeball tourney

Mesalands Community College would like to invite the Tucumcari community to participate in their first city-wide dodgeball tournament at 4 p.m., March 27 at the Tucumcari High School Gym. "We are very excited this year to open up dodgeball to the entire City of Tucumcari. We've had two years of successful dodgeball on campus and [...]

Efforts wasted with daylight savings time

Here we go once again trying to adjust to daylight savings time. As we change our clocks and gnash our teeth, we keep wondering why we seem to be forced to do so twice a year. We also wonder about the logic, or lack thereof, regarding the whole idea of “saving time.” At least one [...]

Local agencies participate in exercise

Civil Support Team member Gabriel Orozco, feigns an injury during a weapon of mass destruction exercise held Tuesday at the Tucumcari Packing Plant. Local agencies observed the exercise designed to simulate a biological attack. Gabriel Orozco left, and Patrick Gallegos, members of the CST team work to identify a powder substance believed to have caused [...]

Efforts wasted with daylight savings time

Here we go once again trying to adjust to daylight savings time. As we change our clocks and gnash our teeth, we keep wondering why we seem to be forced to do so twice a year. We also wonder about the logic, or lack thereof, regarding the whole idea of "saving time." At least one [...]

NRA banquet set

QCS staff The Tucumcari Convention Center will host the fourth annual Friends of the National Rifle Association Banquet 6 p.m. March 24. The event includes a barbecue dinner, followed by games and silent and live auctions. Proceeds will go towards the association’s state grant program, which This event is a fundraiser for the state grant [...]

NRA banquet set

The Tucumcari Convention Center will host the fourth annual Friends of the National Rifle Association Banquet 6 p.m. March 24. The event includes a barbecue dinner, followed by games and silent and live auctions. Proceeds will go towards the association's state grant program, which This event is a fundraiser for the state grant program, which [...]

Senior menus —

The following are the lunch menus for March 15- March 21 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Taco salad, mexicorn, crackers, mixed fruit. Friday Tuna salad sandwich on whole wheat bread, wild rice, green beans with margarine, honeydew, lemon pudding. Monday Chicken and noodles, peas, carrots, cornbread and margarine, fruit salad. Tuesday Swiss steak, baked [...]