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Antonio and Annie Pacheco are happy to announce the arrival of their son, Antonio Alexander Pacheco, Jr. born November 14, 2009. He weighed 8 pounds and 13 ounces and was 21 1/2 inches long. Antonio joins his parents and proud big sister, Olivia, at their home in Rio Rancho. His grandparents are Paul and Kathy […]

Letter to the editor: Animal cruelty case handled well

Animal Protection of New Mexico appreciates the legal process undertaken to see that Haba, the dog that lives at Tucumcari Mayor Antonio Apodaca’s home, was represented in court following an allegation of animal cruelty that occurred on April 19. The mayor was found innocent of the charge. APNM wishes to express admiration for, and gratitude […]

Tucumcari Mayor found not guilty

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Thomas Garcia After seven hours of eyewitness and expert testimony, Quay County Magistrate Judge Joel Garnett on Wednesday found Tucumcari Mayor Antonio Apodaca innocent of an animal-cruelty charge. “Thank God that justice prevailed and is well and alive in Tucumcari,” Apodaca said after Wednesday’s court appearance. Apodaca, 61, was accused of dragging a dog with […]

City wrestles with budget deficit

Chelle Delaney Tucumcari Mayor Antonio Apodaca asked city staff Monday to come with several options to lower a proposed 15 percent

City watching its dollars, tabs clean up as priority

Chelle Delaney Tucumcari should be closely watching its dollars because funds from the state and federal government are being squeezed in the economic downturn, said several city commissioners at a regular meeting Thursday and a goal-setting work session on Friday. Other cities are having tough times and Tucumcari should watch its finances, Mayor Antonio Apodaca […]

Clifford Anne Wright Elliott

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Services: At 10 a.m. Tuesday a memorial service will be held at the First Baptist Church in Logan. Clifford Anne Wright Elliott of Logan died on Monday, Aug. 27, 2007, in Amarillo, Texas. Mrs. Wright was born Feb. 17, 1941 in Stillwater, Okla., to the late Inez and Jack M. Wright of San Antonio, Texas. […]

Jose Enriquez Quintana

Services: 10 a.m., today a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Jose Enriquez Quintana, 60, died Monday, March 26, 2007, at a Farmington hospital following an illness. Mr. Quintana was born May 25,  1946 in Tucumcari to Antonio and Mary Romero Quintana. He worked construction for many years and […]

Scary setups needed for haunted house

QCS STAFF DECA wants to scare up some friends. And the scarier the better. They need volunteers to take on the decorating of about seven spaces at the haunted Dungeon House. As part of Red Ribbon Carnival and its anti-drug campaign, the group is putting up the haunted house for the community for Halloween, said […]

May 24, 2006 Obituaries

Agustin Montiel Services: 2 p.m. Thursday at St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Agustin “Augie” Christopher Montiel, 12, died Thursday, May 18, 2006, in Tucumcari. Agustin was born May 16, 1994, in Tucumcari. He was a student at the Tucumcari School System and a member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Agustin was preceded in death by his […]

March 18, 2006 Obituaries

Carmen C. Garcia Services: 10 a.m. Monday at San Antonio Catholic Church in Logan. Carmen C. (Concha) Garcia, 58, died Wednesday, March 15, 2006, in Dallas. Mrs. Garcia was born July 7, 1947, in Logan to Juan L. and Tomasita D. Cordova. She was a member of the San Antonio Catholic Church in Logan. She […]