Sunland issues recall

Sunland, Inc. has issued a recall for more than six dozen types of peanut butter and almond butter over concerns of linkage to a salmonella outbreak at Trader Joe's groceries. The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention linked 29 salmonella instances in 18 states to Trader Joe's Creamy Salted […]

Commissioner approve roofing bid

The Quay County Commissioners met in regular session at 9 a.m., Friday at the Quay County Courthouse. Commissioners accepted a roofing bid for Rural Fire Department 13-01. The project should be done by mid-November said Donald Adams, county fire marshal. Adams said the fire truck for this station is currently being housed at the sub-station. […]

Calendar: Sept. 26, 2012

Thursday Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall Service clubs Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: First and third Wednesday of each month, noon, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Route 66. Call 461-1377. American Legion Auxiliary: Bingo, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eight St., Logan. Call 487-3910. […]

Police Blotter: Sept. 26, 2012

The following is a sampling of calls received by central dispatch for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Thursday At 11:27 a.m., a man was arrested for a warrant at a fuel station on the 600 block of E. Route 66. The man was taken to the Quay County Detention Center. At 1:04 […]

Reception slated to honor senator

The Tucumcari Quay County Chamber of Commerce will be holding a reception For retiring state Sen. Clinton Harden at 5 p.m.,- 6:30 p.m., Friday at the Liberty Room of the Tucumcari Convention Center. The ceremony is to thank Harden for his representation of Quay County over the last 10 years. Rancher Pat Woods of Broadview […]

Our Page Items: Sept. 26, 2012

Birthdays Eddie Encinias Happy birthday coach, we love you Pops! — Submitted by family and friends. Engagements Martinez Deanna Alvarez, daughter of Larry Roybal Sr. and Lucinda Roybal and Isaias Alvarez, will marry Alex Anthony Martinez, son of Ramon and Theresa Martinez. The wedding will take place 11 a.m. Oct. 13 at St. Anne's Catholic […]

Prayer decision has Portales officials concerned about other areas

The controversial exclusion of coach-led prayer in Portales city league sports has sparked questions about prayer at other public and government-funded venues. According to league sorts Director Mike Doerr, coach-led prayer was eliminated to avoid possible legal issues as well as respecting the diversity represented in the league. The city council pauses for an invocation […]

EPCOG finishes long-delayed audits

CLOVIS — The Eastern Plains Council of Governments met Monday morning and approved the final round of overdue audits. With a few differences in details, the audit reports of the 2009, 2010 and 2011 fiscal years indicate poor accounting practices that either contributed to misuse of government-provided monies, or at least provided such opportunities. Established […]

Q&A: State fair queen Stephanie Bailey likes sharing way of life

Broadview resident Stephanie Bailey is the first Curry County resident since 2005 to win the New Mexico State Fair queen title. She was among nine contestants. Bailey, 25, who was crowned 2013 New Mexico State Fair queen Saturday at the state fair in Albuquerque, will serve as ambassador of the fair to the public. Bailey […]

Bible holds answers in challenging time

No doubt Satan probably got a kick out of the headlines in the newspaper in Portales last week. "Prayer ruling upheld" relating to a ban on coach led prayer in City League sports. Hopefully the devil read a little further into the story and saw that maybe he hadn't exactly won this one after all. […]