Cherishing family on Thanksgiving

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun On Thursday of last week I was planning my vacation and trip to Las Cruces to see my sister for the holidays. I was planning out the stops that my mother, father and I would enjoy. However that all changed Friday morning when I got a call that no [...]

ON THE SHELVES

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information call 461-0295. Fiction •The Lost Symbol by

9-23 On the shelves

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

Wardrobe critiquing dangerous

By Karl Terry: FNM columnist I know better than to call them like I see them, especially when it involves a purchase my wife has just made. But I’m stupid and I did it anyway. As I inspected what appeared to be some type of new wardrobe accessory my wife had left on the counter, [...]

Squeeze chute was better laid to rest

By Baxter Black: FNM columnist This is another squeeze chute story. In my world it is the equivalent of a shark attack or a middle-of-the night calving call … a story that sends shivers down my spine. Monty said he was just along for the ride, helping his neighbor Whitey gather his cows and calves [...]

Librarian recommends

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information call 461-0295. FictionThe Bourne Deception by Eric Van Lustbader: Robert Ludlum’s character Jason Bourne helps to avert a possible world war.The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe:

07-04-09: Calendar

Today: Starting at dark, fireworks show at Windy Point Ute Lake State Park. . Call 487-2402.Today: 9 p.m., Fireworks display, Conchas Lake north side at marina, fireworks will discharged off of a barge, $5. Entrance fee per vehicle. Call 868-2270 or 868-2251.Today: Dark-thirty, Elks Lodge Annual Fireworks display, Elks parking lot. Call 461-1510.Sundays ongoing: 2:30 [...]

06-24-09: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari/Quay County Regional Emergency Communications Board, City Hall, 215 E. Center St. Call 461-4403.Today: RENEW 09. For information visit: empoweringtheland.com Call 461-4079.Thursday: 5 p.m., regular meeting, Housing Authority, City Hall, 215 E. Center St. Call 461-4403.Thursday 6 p.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari City Commission, City Hall, 215 E Center St. Call [...]

05-30-09: Calendar

Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910.Mondays ongoing: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061.Mondays ongoing: 7 p.m., regular meeting, AA Unity Group, 1424 S. Sixth St. Mondays ongoing: 6-7 p.m., Celebrate Victory (Recovery Modes), Faith-based AA and [...]

05-27-09: Calendar

Today: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061.Thursday: 5 p. m., regular meeting, Housing Authority, City Hall, 215 E. Center St. Call 461-4403.Thursday: 6 p.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari City Commission, City Hall, 215 E Center St. Call 461-3451.Thursdays ongoing: Noon, Tucumcari Rotary Club, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. [...]