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. […]

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 […]