03-25-09: Calendar

Today: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Commodities Distribution, Travis Nelson Building, North side of exhibit building at the fairgrounds. Call (575) 693-4550.Thursdays ongoing: Noon, Tucumcari Rotary Club, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Rt. 66 Blvd. Call 461-2587.Thursday: 5 p.m., regular meeting, Housing Authority, City Hall, 215 E. Center St. Call 461-4403.Thursday: 6 p.m., regular meeting, [...]

Lujan to establish office in Tucumcari

kfepko-lujan1web.jpg

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan said Friday he will be setting up an office in Tucumcari as soon as he can. The Tucumcari office will be one of several in the state, and will have a full-time staffer who will also be serving other eastern New Mexico communities, Lujan [...]

Mesalands students building house for college credit

kenym5-mesalandshouseweb.jpg

Thomas Garcia A hands-on, house building project is benefiting the students of Mesalands Community College’s building trades program. Taking advantage of Thursday’s warm weather the students of the building trades program worked on the 1600 square foot home they are building at the corner of south Eighth Street and west Miel de Luna Ave. “This [...]

Sands Dorsey draws mixed views

Chelle Delaney A hearing on the Sands-Dorsey building came to a brief standstill Thursday before the

City sets date for Sands Dorsey hearing

Chelle Delaney The Tucumcari City Commission set a hearing date Thursday for the owner of the Sands Dorsey building to contest the city’s decision to demolish the building. The two-story building in downtown Tucumcari was damaged extensively in a fire in June 2007. Robert Adelo, a Santa Fe attorney, had requested the hearing on behalf [...]

Commission sets hearing date for owner of Sands Dorsey

Chelle Delaney A hearing for the owner of the Sands Dorsey Building will be held at 6 p.m. on Nov. 24, the Tucumcari City Commission said Thursday night. The building’s owner Bob Hengstenberg had requested the hearing to oppose a recommended demolition of the building. An engineering firm recommended demolition after conducting an environmental survey [...]

10-29-2008: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m.- 10 p.m., New Mexico Association of Conservation Districts 62nd Annual Conference, Tucumcari Convention Center, 1500 W. Route 66 Blvd. Call (575) 461-3064 or toll free 877-795-2200. Today: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Commodities distribution, Travis Nelson Building north side of exhibit building, Quay County fairgrounds. Recipients must have verification of name, income [...]

Mesalands considers building student dorms

Chelle Delaney Mesalands

Building to be named in honor of Terry Turner

By QCS Staff The Quay County Commission agreed Monday to name the building at 216 E. Center St. in honor of the late Terry Turner. Turner, 60, who served as Quay County manager, died Aug. 30, 2006, while at work at the courthouse. “This is a nice tribute to Terry because he was so dedicated [...]

05-09-08: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Flea Market/ Bake Sale/ Pancake Breakfast, American Legion Bingo Hall, 108 S. Eighth St., Logan. 487-2977.Today: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Targeted Marketing, a New Mexico MainStreet Promotion Institute, Mesalands Community College, Room A234, main building, northwest corner, 911 South Tenth St. Call 461-4413.Today: 8:30 a.m. -3:30 p.m., Targeted [...]