Calendar — March 16

Wednesday Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board at 10 a.m., City Hall Friday Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library Tuesday Planning and Zoning Advisory Board at 5:15 p.m., City Hall March 24 Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. March 25 City Finance Board at 10 [...]

Calendar — March 9

Thursday City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall Monday Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC Wednesday Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board at 10 a.m., City Hall March 18 Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library [...]

Calendar — March 2

Thursday City Commission work session at 9 a.m., City Hall Friday Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at 10 a.m., City Hall March 10 City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall March 14 Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., [...]

Chamber, rotary members call shrimp boil successful

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Russell Anglin Friday night’s shrimp boil, dance and silent auction event hosted by the Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce and Rotary Club was a success, according to rotary member Jim Lafferty. “The teamwork between the chamber and the rotary really payed off for both organizations, I think,” Lafferty said. Lafferty reported about 405 tickets sold at [...]

Community calendar — Jan. 26

Thursday Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall Friday City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall Monday Drawing for Super Bowl tickets at 5 p.m., Brian Urlacher Cross Country Autoplex Tuesday Senior Advisory Board at 9 a.m., Senior Center Feb. 4 Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at [...]

Community calendar — Jan. 5

Monday Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse. Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC. Jan. 13 City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Jan. 20 Magic presentation by Bill Martin Houdini at 7 p.m., at the High School Auditorium. Free admission but donations [...]

Free cooking class helps diabetics

Brenda Bishop A special cooking school aimed at helping people with diabetes learn how to prepare delicious foods and manage their blood sugar levels will be held in February. The school will meet for three hours each Monday in February (Feb. 7, 14, 21 and 28) from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. The classes will [...]

Community calendar — Dec. 29

Jan. 10 Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Court House. Service clubs Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: First and third Wednesday of each month, noon, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Route 66. Call 461-1377. American Legion Auxiliary: Bingo, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eight St., Logan. Call 487-3910. Tucumcari Kiwanis Club: Noon [...]

Community calendar — Dec. 22

Tuesday Planning and Zoning Advisory Board at 5:15 p.m., City Hall. Wednesday Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Thursday Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall. City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Service clubs Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: First and third Wednesday of each month, noon, Pow Wow Restaurant, [...]

Best football nicknames stick in memory

Karl Terry I think maybe I watch too much football. The other night while watching the Arizona Cardinals and listening to the announcers call running back “Beanie” Wells’ name, I proclaimed that was a great football name. Definitely not the best, I said to myself, thinking “Mean Joe” Greene, but good. I assumed “Beanie” was [...]