On the shelves – May 9

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295. Fiction "Guilty Wives" by James Patterson. Four friends in Monte Carlo for a luxurious girls' vacation find themselves in prison, accused of a crime. "The Lost Years" by Mary Higgins Clark. A biblical scholar who has made an amazing discovery […]

Senior menus – May 9

The following are the lunch menus for May 10- May 16 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Steak and stuff, asparagus, carrots, whole wheat roll with margarine, strawberry shortcake. Friday Kraut dog, California vegetables, baked French fries, strawberries and bananas, pumpkin nut bread. Monday Sloppy Joe, parsley potatoes, mixed vegetables, pickle and onion slices, cottage […]

School menus – May 9

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. Logan Monday Breakfast: BK pizza, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch: Hamburger/cheeseburger with all the trimmings, fries, fruit, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Biscuits and gravy, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch: Sandwiches, ham/turkey with all the trimmings, potato salad, fruit, milk. Wednesday Breakfast: Baked cheese sticks, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch: […]

Ancestor’s legacy fascinating

The roots of my Maxwell ancestors won't leave me alone and that's a pretty cool thing. I don't actually believe in ghosts but on a trip to the heart of Texas to help my uncle celebrate his 80th birthday I found myself on a lonely sandbar searching for the ghosts of my heritage. I was […]

Our page – May 2

Student of the month Najera Victoria Najera has been named Teenagers or Student of the Month, it was announced today by the Elk's Lodge. Victoria, age 17, is the daughter of Martha Gonzalez of Tucumcari.. She is a senior at Tucumcari High School. The teenager or student of the month program is sponsored by the […]

Christians should live to lead others to Christ

Listening to television can be difficult, especially during commercials because I don't hear very well and there's often considerable background 'noise' and rapid scene changes. Recently, while watching a commercial it seemed the product was being advertised as "egofriendly" and I thought to myself, "Now, that's an interesting gimmick. Just go straight to the heart […]

Senior menus – May 2

The following are the lunch menus for the upcoming week at the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Pork ribs, coleslaw, spinach, bread with margarine, apricots, applesauce. Friday Frito pie, lettuce, tomato, onions, mixed vegetables, lemon crisp cookie. Monday Chili relleno with cheese, tossed salad wit dressing, pinto beans, crackers, fruit. Tuesday Spaghetti and sauce, salad with […]

School menus – May 2

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. Logan Monday Breakfast: Morning sausage rolls, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch: Hamburger steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans-salad, hot rolls, fruit, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Biscuit and sausage, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch: Tacos hard/soft, beans-rice, garnish, salsa, fruit, milk. Wednesday Breakfast: Pancake on a stick, cereal, juice, […]

On the shelves – May 2

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information call 461-0295. Fiction "Calico Joe," by John Grisham. A pitcher beans a promising rookie, ending both their careers; years later, the pitcher's son brings them together. "Betrayal," by Danielle Steel. A happy and successful Hollywood director discovers that someone is embezzling large sums […]

Miller moth migration in full swing

I stirred slowly from sleep when I felt her soft velvet touch on my shoulder. With the sheet thrown back to my knees because of the hot night, my mind followed her willowy touch as she traced a delicate line down my back toward my buttocks. As she reached my waist I was suddenly wide-awake. […]