Senior activities

Tucumcari Senior Center Daily Activities Monday Billiards: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wii: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Dominoes: 1- 3 p.m. Bridge: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. First Monday of the month: April 4 Canasta: 1 – 3 p.m. Ceramics: 1 – 3 p.m. Tuesday Billiards: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wii: 9:30 – [...]

Senior menu — March 30

The following are the lunch menus for March 31 – April 6 for the Tucumcari Senior Center.

Extension service to offer gardening workshops in April

By Audry Olmsted Spring is in the air and green-thumb enthusiasts are itching to get outdoors and toil in their soil. New Mexico State University experts want to help hobbyists be successful this growing season and the Quay County Cooperative Extension Service will feature several of them in a series of free gardening workshops in [...]

VFW Post to host upcoming events

Jane Frost eleced to NCBA position

Dina Reitzel Jane Frost, a commercial cow/calf producer from San Jon, has been elected Region VI vice president for the Federation of State Beef Councils, a division of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), based in Denver. New Mexico is part of NCBA’s Region VI, which also includes Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada and Utah. Frost [...]

Senior menu — March 23

The following are the lunch menus for March 24 – 30 for the Tucumcari Senior Center.

Elementary students raise cancer awareness

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Kindergarten through fifth grade students at Tucumcari Elementary hold up the posters their class designed as part of cancer awareness. The posters will be displayed at the Relay for Life on June 3 and 4 at Rattlers Stadium. The posters were a part of an outreach program designed to raise cancer awareness to children. —Submitted [...]

Community briefs — March 16

Senior menu — March 16

The following are the lunch menus for March 17-23 for the Tucumcari Senior Center.

Mesalands gears up for shrimp boil

Kimberly Hanna For many in the Tucumcari area it has become an annual tradition. For the Mesalands Community College Foundation it has become a successful way to generate dollars for scholarships. It is called the annual Mesalands Community College Foundation’s Mardi Gras Cajun Shrimp Boil, and this year will mark the twelfth time the event [...]