12/10 School menus

House Monday: Breakfast — Biscuits, jelly, cereal, juice, milk; Lunch — Pepperoni or supreme pizza, corn, fruit, salad bar, soup, a variety of milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Waffle sticks, cereal, juice, milk; Lunch — Taquitas, refried beans, Spanish rice, chips, salsa, salad bar, soup, a variety of milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Scrambled eggs, sausage, cereal, […]

12/10 Senior citizens menu

Tucumcari/Logan/House Monday: Baked chicken, scalloped potatoes, corn, potluck roll, margarine, pumpkin spice cookie, fruit cocktail, milk. Tuesday: Green chile cheeseburger, lettuce, tomatoes, ranch beans, onion rings, applesauce, milk. Wednesday: Hamburger steak, brown gravy, mushrooms, mashed potatoes, green beans, pineapple, roll, milk. Thursday: Baked ham, pineapple, pea salad, canned sweet potatoes, whole wheat roll, margarine, pumpkin […]

Year in review: March, April 2005


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS In honor of another 12 months gone by, QCS is compiling a year in review to be published in installments. This year’s March and April kicked off the spring with the following news. March 1: Tucumcari High School Principal Gary Salazar resigned after 13 years of service. “It’s just time for […]

Notable notes /7

Gift a tree for the holidays The Los Angeles based TreePeople are once again offering their tree dedication program, according to a release from the group. Through their Gift of Life dedication, holiday shoppers can buy a tree to be planted in honor of those on the gift list, the release said. For more information, […]

12/7 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Friday At 5:36 p.m., a problem with a juvenile was reported on East Center. Police arrived to find a family argument with the juvenile agreeing to go for an evaluation. At 7:04 p.m., a […]

Canine cop coming to Tucumcari


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS A new crime fighter will soon be on the scene in Quay County, according to Tucumcari Police Cpl. Darrick Shaw. However, instead of a nightstick and a badge, this one will probably have a collar and a leash. He will also have four legs. Yes, the drug dogs are coming to […]

Holiday travel can mean safe travel


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Not everyone may be going over the river and through the woods this holiday season, but according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, the year-end stretch marks one of the busiest travel times in the United States. Their statistics say during the Christmas to New Year holiday season, travel is up […]

Year in review: February 2005

By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS In honor of another 12 months gone by, QCS is compiling a year in review to be published in installments. February 2005 contained the following news. Feb. 1: Election day for school board members. San Jon Schools had already decided they were keeping Superintendent Craig Stockton for three more years. Feb. […]

Fire on Quay range


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS A Wednesday morning grassfire raged for about eight hours and wiped out approximately 1,500 acres of hay and grassland, said Tucumcari Fire Chief Mike Cherry. He said no one was injured in the blaze, which happened 11 miles southeast of Tucumcari, but it had power enough to annihilate the landscape and […]

Tucumcari club gathers TLC


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Tucumcari’s Brittany Rodgers said she couldn’t even imagine what it would be like to not have everything one needs at Christmas. This is one of the reasons she said she is participating a holiday donation project. The other reason is because she is state president of Tucumcari’s Business Professionals of America […]