11th hour shoppers have much to choose from at local stores

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Thomas Garcia With eight days until Christmas, you might began to feel the holiday crunch, rushing around for last minute gifts, decorations or treats. Well there is some good new for those last minute shoppers, there are several great gift ideas and items available at your local retailers

Community holiday events

By QCS Staff Last performances of Christmas cantata this Friday, SundayThe cantata “A Christmas Offering” will be presented by a choir composed of singers from Center Street United Methodist Church, the San Jon Methodist Church and the San Jon Baptist Church at two different performances:l At

Holiday mailings, pageants sparkle in Tucumcari

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By QCS Staff The Tucumcari Post Office has put out a special mailbox for children wanting to get their letters to Santa at the North Pole. Tucumcari Postmaster Robert Roark said he had the old-fashioned box for several years and wanted to put in on display for children at Chirstimas. Enter local artist Connie Falls, [...]

A Christmas to Remember festivities are today

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By QCS Staff In addition to the Quay County pecan show,

Cantata performances set for San Jon, Tucumcari

The cantata “A Christmas Offering” will be presented by

12-06-2008: Calendar

Calendar for Saturday12-06-08 December Today: 10 a.m., Pecan Treasures Show, Tucumcari Convention center, Convention Center, 1500 W. Route 66 Blvd. Call 461-4079.Today: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., a Christmas to Remember, tree viewing, style show and luncheon, chili cook off and Christmas Shopping, Santa arrives at 7 p.m., Tucumcari Convention center, Convention Center, 1500 W. [...]

Signs of the holidays

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By QCS Staff From the mailbox to her mantle, Jane Calvo said she loves Christmas decorating. On Tuesday, Calvo was putting the finishing touches on her south First Street home inside and out.

Jan. 2, 2008 Community Notes

Site set to recycle Christmas trees In a city beautification effort and to keep Christmas trees out of the landfill, the City of Tucumcari is having a Christmas Tree Recycling Program. Residents are encouraged to drop off their live Christmas trees (without lights and decorations) at the northwest comer of the baseball field (behind the [...]

Birthdays, New Year’s Population, State Beautification

She’s a Christmas presence… Rachel Eve Mardo was born Christmas day in Clovis. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces. Rachel Eve is the daughter of Laura and David Mardo of Tucumcari. She joins two brothers, Davey, 7, and Nathaniel, 4, and a sister, Sariah, 2. Her grandparents are Joe and Judy Martinez of Tucumcari, Frances [...]

Spirit of Christmas can last throughout the year

By Debra Whittington And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and they were sore afraid. And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. For unto you [...]