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. […]

School menus

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. San Jon Monday Breakfast: Eggs and hashbrowns, fruit, cereal, milk. Lunch: Chicken fajitas, pepper and onions, chips and salsa, fruit, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Muffins, fruit, cereal, milk. Lunch: Hamburgers, French fries, corn, fruit, milk. Wednesday Breakfast: Bacon and eggs, fruit, cereal, milk. Lunch: Barbecue on […]

On the shelves – April 25

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information call 461-0295. Fiction "Chasing Midnight," by Randy Wayne White. Environmental extremists have taken control of the island. Or are they thugs hired by the Russian's competitors? "Home Front," by Kristin Hannah. In her bestselling novels Kristin Hannah has plumbed the depths of friendship, […]

Pink slime won’t turn me off beef

You won't catch me out in the pasture grazing for nutrients when there's a bovine that can do it for me. That's right, when that little old lady in the Wendy's commercial uttered "Where's the beef," several decades ago, I answered, "Right here on my plate." You would think that after nearly 30 years of […]

Our page – April 18

Anniversary Montano The children of Pete and Irene Montano request the pleasure of your company as they celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary 2 p.m. May 12 at San Antonio Catholic Church in Logan. There will be a reception at 5 p.m. and dance at 8 p.m. at the Logan Civic Center. — Submitted by Nadine […]

School menus – April 18

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. House Monday Breakfast: Sausage, biscuit, gravy, muffins, variety of cereal, yogurt, juice, milk. Lunch: Chicken nuggets, French fries, green beans, pears, salad bar, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: French toast sticks, muffins, variety of cereal, yogurt, juice, milk. Lunch: Spanish meatloaf, hot rolls, green beans, scalloped potatoes, […]

On the shelves – April 18

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information, call 461-0295. Fiction "The Thief," by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott. Isaac Bell tries to save scientists from German spies. "Victims," by Jonathan Kellerman. The Los Angeles psychologist-detective Alex Delaware and the detective Milo Sturgis track down a homicidal maniac. "Lone Wolf," by […]

Senior menus – April 18

The following are the lunch menus for the upcoming week at the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Chalupa, lettuce and tomato, fiesta salad, salsa, fruit cocktail. Friday Hamburger steak, brown gravy with mushrooms, mashed potatoes, green beans with onions, whole wheat roll with margarine, pineapple chunks, sugar cookie. Monday Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, […]

Our page – April 11

Birth Ferguson Ferguson Hallie Ferguson and Steven Blea would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Madison Jean. She was born March 16, 2012, in Clovis. She weighed 7 pounds, 93 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her grandparents are Cynthia and Richard Acker, Joseph and Veronica Blea of Tucumcari, and Richard and Vicki […]

Easter Bunny still creepy to me

I've got to say I've always been a little creeped out by the Easter Bunny. Santa Claus might be a little scary to little kids but at least his looks make a little bit of sense. A six-foot rabbit makes no sense at all and freaks out more youngsters than not. I remember one Saturday […]