Old Testament festivals remind of us God’s continuing gift of salvation

by Leonard Lauriault Much of what Israel did in the Old Testament was symbolic of life in the Christian era and eternity (Hebrews 8: 5; 9: 23; 10: 1). One example of that is the annual feasts of Passover, Pentecost (also known as the Feast of Weeks or Harvest), and Feast of Ingathering (a.k.a. Booths […]

Holiday cooking warms up family ties

Thomas Garcia During the holiday season many families look for ways to bring them closer together, from decorating the house or tree, to caroling or cooking up a holiday feast or treats. Cooking with family can provide many opportunities for bonding and sharing , said Nelda Burson of Tucumcari who works at the Quay County […]

Museum feast day begins summer season

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By Robert Ciolli: Quay County Sun Saturday’s Feast Day at the Tucumcari Historical Museum drew a steady crowd throughout day, museum manager Bruce Nutt said. “We normally have this in June when it’s a little calmer, but this year we combined it with Tipi day and Mother’s day and the crowds have been pretty good.” […]

September 1951

Physician T.B Hoover was the new Tucumcari golfing champ. … Quinnie Flint of Bard was awarded Eagle Scout badge, the first of San Jon’s Troop 62. … Principal of Four Points and Central schools, Otis Houpt introduced all the schools’ teachers at a watermelon feast. … Police Chief Houston Bragg ordered the force to crack […]