Mesalands awarded grant for adult education program

Special to the QCS Mesalands Community College was recently awarded the Integrated Basic Education Skills Training grant (I-BEST) sponsored by the Department of Education. The goal of this grant is to help Adult Basic Education (ABE) students succeed in college-level technical programs and complete post-secondary credentials in fields offering good wages and career development. Mesalands […]

Cowboy dislikes PETA

Baxter Black I was pondering on the seemingly frivolous tendency of humans to disregard some of the basic accomplishments that brought mankind to our esteemed place on the planet Earth in the 21st Century. For example, in order to move beyond the gathering roots and berries phase, they discovered the life-giving dense protein, meat. In […]

Cody Fields sworn into Army

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Cody Fields, a 2010 graduate of Tucumcari High School, was sworn into the U.S. Army on Feb. 3. He will complete basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. He is the son of Delmarie Fields and brother of Dakota Fields. —Submitted by Daniel Perez