USDA releases more details on beef recall

By Freedom New Mexico The U.S. Department of Agriculture released a list Thursday of all school districts nationwide that received beef included in last month’s recall of 143 million pounds from a California slaughterhouse. Those districts include several from the area previously reported, plus some not previously listed: Clovis, Portales, Melrose, Grady, Texico, Logan, San […]

Calendar 6/4

Today Free fishing on all public waters in New Mexico. No license or habitat stamp required. All other fishing rules still apply. Girl Scout paper drive. Bring old newspapers to Mesalands Community College on 11th Street. Look for the big truck between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Sunday Girl Scout registration at the Odeon Theater. […]

Calendar, June 8

Thursday – The Quay County Tourism Council will meet at the extension office in the basement of the Quay County Courthouse, noon. Thursday – Tucumcari City Commission meets at city hall, 6 p.m. Thursday – Tucumcari Historical Research Institute will have a chuck wagon barbecue for members at 5:30 p.m. at the museum. Cost is […]

Calendar 6/1

Today The San Jon Board of Education will meet in the conference room, 2 p.m. with a special work session at noon. Thursday The Quay County Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition offers “Make Yours a Fresh Start” training, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in room 121 of Mesalands Community College. Call 461-4922 for information. […]

Calendar 5/28

Today Bluegrass music program – 7 p.m. at the Quay County Exhibit Hall. Call 461-1457 for details. Forrest School and Community Reunion – 10:30 a.m. at the Forrest Fire Department. Registration with lunch is $10. Information: Mary Sours at 458-6635 Sunday The VFW Post and Auxiliary flag placing – Tucumcari Memorial Cemetery. Those wishing to […]

5/22

Today Butterfly exploration — 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Conchas Lake State Park. New Mexico State Parks interpretive Ranger Steve Cary will host. Event is free with regular park admission. Information: 476-3386 or www.nmparks.com. A.J. Moya Little League Day — 9 a.m. at the Little League field in Tucumcari. Buddy Poppy sale — at […]

THS senior week events

l Tucumcari’s Senior Week activities begin this weekend with the following events: Saturday Family softball and family picnic at 6 p.m. at the softball field. Call 461-1291 or 461-3658 for details. Must bring own glove and bat. Sunday Hamburger fry at 12:30 p.m. at the VFW Hall. Call 461-3090 for details. Baccalaureate at 5 p.m. […]

Calendar 5/18

Today Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority meeting —10 a.m. at the Logan Civic Center. Distribution of USDA commodities — 9 a.m. at the Quay County Fairgrounds West Entrance. Thursday Tucumcari Future Farmers of America banquet — 7 p.m. at the Tucumcari Convention Center. PTSD month meeting — 11 a.m. at the VFW Post. Friday […]

Calendar 2-9-05

• Feb. 9 — House Community Empowerment Day at the House Senior Citizens Center, 9 a.m. Free workshops offered, crafts on display and free food. Open to the public. • Feb. 10 — City Commission meeting, 6 p.m. in the commission chambers, Tucumcari City Hall. • Feb. 11 — Tucumcari Chapter NSDAR meeting, 11:30 a.m., […]