Cattleman’s challenge curbs carcinogens

Baxter Black I sent the final postcard to Bob before Christmas. For the last 20 years I’ve sent a postcard to Bob and Dottie from every place I traveled. That would be over a thousand cards. I didn’t write much on them, just where I was, what the weather was doin’, and maybe what group […]

Local briefs — Oct. 27

Republicans holding meeting The Republican Party of Quay County will have a meeting Friday. The meeting will be from noon until 1 p.m. in the back forty room of K-Bob’s. John Sanchez, New Mexico lieutenant governor candidate, will speak at the meeting.

Superstation builder urges landowners to act

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Catherine Bugg As the poet Bob Dylan said, “the answer, my friend, is blowin’ in the wind,” a quote that is “impenetrably ambiguous: either the answer is so obvious it is right in your face, or the answer is as intangible as the wind” as described by Mick Gold in his 2002 Judas! Magazine article, […]

Golf more recreation than work

By Karl Terry: Freedom columnist Bob Hope once said “If you watch a game it’s fun. If you play it, it’s recreation. If you work at it, it’s golf.” I guess it’s recreation because I think my golfing partners on a recent outing will attest that I wasn’t working all that hard at the game. […]

Air show for everyone in Tucumcari

By Chris Schmaedeke: QCSun managing editor The 17th Annual Tucumcari Rotary Club Air Show is flying above as many of you read this column. What I realized this past week is this event is much more than just a show up in the skies. This event is for the community. A close-knit community. This event […]

K-Bob’s to reopen next month

By QCS Staff K-Bob’s restaurant at Interstate 40 and south First Street is scheduled to reopen in late October, according to an owner’s representative. The restaurant, which is owned by Star Buffet, based in Scottsdale, Ariz.,

K-Bob’s restaurant closes

By Thomas Garcia and Chelle Delaney The K-Bob’s Steakhouse restaurant at 200 W. Estrella Ave. closed on Sunday night, said the restaurant’s former manager. A woman who was at the restaurant on Tuesday confirmed the restaurant’s closing and had no comment on why the restaurant closed. She referred all questions to Star Buffet Inc., which […]

Bob Franklin

Services: 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday there will be a visitation at the Chavez Funeral Home in Fort Sumner. 2 p.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Melrose.   Bob Franklin, 82, of Tolar, died Thursday, August 2, 2007 at his home following an illness. Mr. Franklin was was born Dec. 29, 1924 […]

Jessie Evelyn “Bob” Alford

Services: 12:30 p.m. (MDT) today funeral services will be conducted at the Logan United Methodist Church. Jessie Evelyn “Bob” Alford of Nara Visa, 93, died Tuesday, June 19, 2007, following and extended illness at Autumn Blessings in Logan where she had resided for the past year. Mrs. Alford was born Sept. 12, 1913 near Nara Visa on the […]

Does your name make you rounder than you think?

The things they research these days. Researchers at Miami University think they know why you can remember some people’s names but not others. They think they have shown “quantitatively” (that means by lots of research) that certain names are associated with certain facial features. One example they give is that when people hear the name, […]