Birthday, U.S. Marine Corps boot camp graduates

Elijah X. Dominguez of Tucumcari celebrated his eighth birthday on Friday at his NaNa and Grandpa’s house. Elijah’s party was hosted by his parents, April Garcia and Hector Dominguez, his sister Mya Garcia and family. U.S. Marine Pvt. Joseph Marroquin, Jr., 19,

April 26, 2008 Around Town

Tres arrives …J.W. and Joni Norris of Lubbock, Texas, celebrated the birth of their son, Tres Norris, on March 17. The proud grandparents of Tres are Cindy and Craig Brashear of San Jon, Kenn Romero of Dallas and Jim and Sarah Norris of Tucumcari. The great-grandparents delighting in Tres’s arrival are Tom and Pat Meier […]

April 26, 2008 Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the Central Dispatch Office for Quay County, based the Tucumcari Police Department. According to reports: Tuesday• At 5:52 a.m., a male reported his vehicle had been vandalized on East Aber Street. • At 7:09 p.m., a male reported that two juveniles […]

April 26, 2008 Library Books

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information, call 461-0295. FictionLush Life by Richard Price. An aspiring writer becomes a suspect in a friend’s murder on the Lower East Side.Black Widow by Randy White. An extortionist threatens to release a tape of Doc’s goddaughter’s wild bachelorette party in the 15th […]

April 26, 2008 Calendar

Today: 7:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m., Quay County Wellness Fair, Tucumcari Convention Center. Today: Quay County Rabies Clinics, four locations in Quay County:

April 23, 2008 Obituaries

Juanita Newby Nix Services: To be announced. Juanita Newby Nix died Sunday, April 20, 2008, in Tucson, Ariz. Mrs. Nix graduated from Tucumcari High School in 1937. She and her husband,

April 1946

R. S. Shiplet filed for reelection as county commissioner for district 3. … New Rotary Club officers were Ed Hadley, president; Tom McCarty, vice president; Burt Thompson, secretary; and G. Wilbur Jones, treasurer. …J. H. Bender was hired as city manager. … Beatrice Besse was appointed to the post of district court clerk by Judge […]

School Menus for: April 21-24

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County.

April 1952

More than 500 children and adults attended the opening of the Women’s Club “Youth Center,”

School Menus for: April 14-17

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. There is no school on Friday. HouseMondayBreakfast: Biscuit & jelly, cereal , juice and milk.Lunch: Chili dogs, tater tots, pork n beans, fruit, jello, salad bar and soup. Variety of milk.TuesdayBreakfast: Cinnamon toast, cereal, juice and milk.Lunch: Pork roast, mashed potatoes, gravy, hot roll, green […]