Police Blotter: 02-18-09

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department.FridayAt 3:04 a.m., a female reported a theft at a business on east Route 66 Boulevard. A subject wearing a black hat and white jacket had stolen a 30-pack […]

Change not always popular

By Lynn Moncus Those of us who have been around for a couple of days have formed a few habits, most of which are rather hard to break. For instance, we rather enjoy reading the morning paper while we have breakfast and beginning the day with a collection of items about which to think. Well, […]

Our thinnest memories of youth arise from snapshots

By Lynn Moncus Recently, one of my former students and close friends, Lucy Nials, handed me copies of some snapshots she had taken of Mother and me in 1957. What a shock! What happened to that young person in those pictures? Few people would recognize her now, and she hardly recognizes herself after all these […]

12-27-2008: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Sundayl At 2:16 a.m., a male reported that a semi had jack-knifed across the road on south Mountain Road. An officer advised that a wrecker was enroute.l At […]

11-29-2008: Police Blotter

By QCS Staff The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Tuesdayl At 9:07 a.m., a juvenile subject came to the Tucumcari Police Department to speak with an officer. The officer advised that the he had […]

11-05-2008: Police Bloter

By QCS Staff The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Fridayl At 3:18 a.m., a female reported from Mountain Road that a trucker was threatening her.l At 6:45 a.m., a male reported that that a

11-01-2008: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Tuesdayl At 1:13 a.m., the manager of a business on west Route 66 Boulevard reported a juvenile shoplifter.l At 6:01 p.m., a male at a business on south […]

McCain needs to give voters more to go on

By Leon Logan There are a few things we know about John McCain. He has voted with Bush 90 percent of the time and 80 percent of the population say the country is going in the wrong direction. He supports the Iraq war and Iraq had absolutely nothing to do with 9-11. He thought Iraq […]

Aug. 20, 2008 Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday • At 12:40 p.m., an anonymous caller on E. Aber Street reported a female subject attempting to run over a male subject with her vehicle. • At […]

07-23-08: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department.