On the shelves — Nov. 17

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295.

Community calendar — Oct. 20

Friday City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Tuesday Planning and Zoning Advisory Board at 5:15 p.m., City Hall. Oct. 27 Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Oct .28 Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall. City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Service clubs Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: […]

Community calendar — Oct. 13

Thursday City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Monday Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC. Friday Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library. Oct. 22 City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Oct. 26 Planning and Zoning Advisory Board at 5:15 p.m., City […]

College shootings raise questions of self protection

Freedom Newspapers Call it signs of the times. After news spread that a man armed with an automatic weapon had opened fire at the University of Texas at Austin campus, two other universities — Texas Tech in Lubbock and the UT Medical Branch in Galveston — canceled tests of emergency procedures designed to deal with […]

On the shelves — Sept. 8

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295.

On the shelves — Aug. 11

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information, call 461-0295. Fiction “The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake” by Aimee Bender. A girl has insights into other people’s secret emotions. “Private” by James Patterson. The head of an investigation company pursues the murderer of his best friend’s wife. “Ice Cold” by […]

District judge protects rights by blocking law

I n Mexico they call it “la ley del odio” — the law of hate. Indeed, President Felipe Calderon had publicly condemned the act and Mexican border governors had said they would boycott a planned conference before it was moved from Arizona to New Mexico. To many people, Arizona’s anti-immigration law that went into effect […]

On the shelves — Aug. 4

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information, call 461-0295. Fiction “Sizzling Sixteen” by Janet Evanovich. The bounty hunter Stephanie Plum comes to the aid of a cousin with gambling debts. “Family Ties” by Danielle Steel. A woman who raised her deceased sister’s three children must juggle their needs, her business […]

On the shelves — July 21

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295. Fiction “The Overton Window” by Glenn Beck. A public relations executive and the woman he loves, fight to expose a conspiracy to transform America. “In the Name of Honor” by Richard North Peterson. A young lieutenant is accused of fatally […]

On the shelves — July 14

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295.