Community calendar – Feb. 9

Thursday • City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall • City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall Friday • Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce/ Tucumcari Rotary Shrimp Broil at 7 p.m., Tucumcari Elks Lodge Monday • Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse • Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC Feb.18 […]

Community briefs — Feb. 2

Cake walk will help raise funds There will be a benefit cake walk at 1 p.m., Sunday at the Knights of Columbus. This is a fundraiser for Felice Trujillo-Cepeda. She was diagnosed with a rare blood disorder called acute porphyria. All proceeds will be used to help with expenses for doctors’ visits and medication. The […]

Community calendar — Feb. 2

Friday • Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at 10 a.m., City Hall Feb. 10 • City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall • City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall Feb. 14 • Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse • Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC Feb.18 • Library Advisory […]

Community calendar — Jan. 19

Thursday • Magic presentation by Bill Martin Houdini at 7 p.m., at the High School Auditorium. Free admission but donations will be greatly appreciated. Friday • Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library. Saturday • Bluegrass music program by the Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass and Old Tyme Music Association at 7 p.m., at the […]

Community calendar — Jan. 12

Thursday• 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 will be greatly appreciated.Jan. 21• Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library.Jan. 22• Bluegrass music program by the […]

Strong senior class starting soon

Brenda Bishop The Quay County Extension Service and Mesalands Community College will be offering the Strong Seniors Stay Young program, an exercise program for middle-aged and older men and women in Tucumcari starting in February.

Mesalands announces fall 2010 honor roll

Kimberly Hanna Mesalands Community College is proud to announce the Dean’s Honor Roll for fall 2010. The Dean’s List is announced as official recognition of outstanding academic accomplishments.

Iraqi Christians face persecution

Freedom New Mexico One of the more unfortunate consequences of the U.S. invasion of Iraq has been the virtual decimation of the already-small Christian community in Iraq. Christians were hardly immune from persecution under Saddam Hussein, but since they constituted less than 3 percent of the population and were not a threat to the regime, […]

Community briefs — Dec. 8

Potluck to honor McCasland In honor of Quay County Commission Chairman Franklin McCasland’s eight years of service to the citizens of Quay County as an elected official, the county will be honoring him and his dedication during a pot-luck luncheon following his last commission meeting on Monday.

Community calendar — Dec. 8

Thursday Eastern New Mexico Feral Hog Symposium at 9 a.m., Tucumcari Convention Center. City Commission Work Session at 5 p.m., City Hall. City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Friday Quay County Pecan Treasures Food Show at 8 a.m., Quay County Extension Service.