March 1945

C.W. McMullen, of Tucumcari Motor Co. and chairman of the Quay County Salvage Committee, urged residents to go “all out” in saving and turning in every scrap of waste paper for the war effort. … The City Council passed a juvenile curfew law aimed at keeping young delinquents off the streets after 11 p.m. and […]

February 1971

Grady Maples of Glenwood, Colo., formerly of KTNM in Tucumcari, was the guest speaker at the Senior Citizen’s Center. His talk on “Are you a square?” was received with much enthusiastic applause. … More than 1,000 junior and senior high school students and their sponsors attended the State Student Council Convention hosted by Tucumcari High […]

State Fair Results

The following are some results of Quay County exhibitors at the New Mexico State Fair. NM Bred Swine Show Brittany Slutz: 5th Place Spot Ken Mercer: 3rd Place Chester Jr. Swine Show Brittany Slutz: 9th Place Lightweight Spot Ken Mercer: 5th Place Heavyweight Chester Shana Sorrels: Breed Champion Crossbred Hayes Frost: Breed Champion Hampshire, Reserve […]

April 19, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

The wind seems like it won’t stop. There will be a mixed scramble Saturday, with a 2 pm shotgun start. Also before the start there will be a quick clinic on the golf swing. Upcoming events l Mill-Strebeck Three-Man Partnership, May 5-7. l Match Play Championship, May through July. l Mother’s Day scramble, 1 p.m. […]

San Jon, Logan and House voters approve tax

William Thompson Voters in San Jon, Logan and House recently approved continuing the capital improvement tax for their respective schools. House Schools Superintendent Art Brokenbek said he wanted to reassure residents there is no new rise in their property taxes. “The current tax rate is two dollars per $1,000 worth of property and that will […]

San Jon superintendent signs on for three more years

By Leslie Radford The San Jon School Board announced at their meeting Jan. 11 to keep superintendent Craig Stockton on board. Stockton signed a contract for three more years to serve as superintendent for San Jon Schools. “It’s not common for a superintendent in New Mexico to stay with a school after their first year,” […]