Mesalands board approves strategic plan

By Thomas Garcia: QCS staff writer The Meslands Community College’s Board of Trustees on Tuesday approved a four-year strategic plan outlining the college’s tactical goals for 2009-2013. The plan was presented to the trustees by Ken Brashear, Meslands’ coordinator of institutional and enrollment data. Brashear said the college has completed four strategic plans and that […]

Sports Notes: NMAA approves new alignment, NMSU to get bucks to play Bulldogs

NMAA approves new alignment for sports classificationsBy QCS StaffThe New Mexico Activities Association’s Board of Directors approved the Alignment and Classification for 2010-2011 through 2013-2014 at its June meeting on Wednesday.For eight months the NMAA board of directors had been discussing the splitting of the state’s 1A schools into two classes 1A and 1B.Starting in […]

City approves water rate increase

Chelle Delaney A proposed 15 percent water rate increase was approved Thursday as part of the city’s preliminary budget by the Tucumcari City Commission, which came under criticism for not allowing public comment. The increase was needed to balance the preliminary $11.79 million operating budget, excluding grants and projects, and to get the budget off […]

Arch Hurley approves million-dollar budget

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun A $1,050,000 budget was approved by the Arch Hurley Conservancy Board of Directors on Tuesday. The budget is about $3,000 more than last year, said district manager Franklin McCasland. Included in the budget is about $155,000 from its reserves which total about $1.4 million, McCasland said. “If we run […]