Comments from the canyons: Call from historian a real honor

Although many of us who live in Quay County are interested in our history, I now only one native who is a real historian, Ph.D., and all. Yes, Dave Stratton is definitely the one who comes to mind. He is a former Rattler who did well in school, was quite good in our sports program, […]

Wall of Faces four years in making

It was a treasure hunt of sorts that took more than four years and involved gathering 398 pieces of paper that were at least 40 years old. But the completed project, overseen by Vietnam veterans Art Canales of Santa Fe with an assist by Art DeVargas of Albuquerque, does more than put faces with the […]

Menus — Nov. 6

The following are the menus for the senior centers and schools in Quay County for Nov. 7- Nov. 13.   Thursday Pork stir fry, vegetables, salad, whole wheat roll, margarine, apple cobbler Friday Barbecue chicken thighs, creamy coleslaw, green beans, whole wheat bread, margarine, chocolate pudding Monday Closed for Veterans Day Tuesday Stuffed bell peppers, […]

On the shelves — Nov. 6

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295.   Fiction “Starry Night” by Debbie Macomber: At Christmastime, a big-city columnist sets out to interview a reclusive author in Alaska. “Star Wars: Kenobi” by John Jackson Miller. “MaddAddam: A novel” by Margaret Eleanor Atwood: In the concluding volume of […]