11/9 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Friday At 10:02 a.m., an unknown female called to report larceny on South Adams. Police were advised a UPS delivery worth $174 had been stolen. At 10:02 a.m., an unknown female reported a drunk […]

11/5 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Tuesday At 4:21 p.m., a female called to report battery at a school. Police on the scene were told one student was pushed by two others and injured. Police told the parents of the […]

10/22 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Tuesday At 1:52 a.m., an unknown caller reported shots fired on East Heman. Police found none. At 10:17 a.m., a female called to report a dispute at a local charity. Police arrived to remove […]

10/15 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Tuesday At 12 a.m., a car stopped at a local motel resulted in the arrest of one male for DWI, speeding and driving on a divided highway. At 12:05 a.m., a broken window was […]

10/12 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Friday At 11:12 a.m., a male called to report a problem with his neighbor on Robinson. The male reported the neighbor walked around his yard practically exposing himself and he was concerned about his […]

10/1 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Monday • At 12:58 p.m., a larceny was reported on South Second. Police arrived to find an English bulldog had been taken. • At 3:59 p.m., an unknown female called to report vandalism at a […]

Farming, ranching life about persistence

By Baxter Black: QCS columnist Persistence in the face of adversity — a sign of inner strength, a thick skull, or desperation. We were driving back to see the folks in Oklahoma and passed a snapshot of persistence in the face of adversity. A well-used pickup was parked on the edge of a lawn next […]

8/6 Police Blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Tuesday • At 1:23 a.m. a prowler was reported on South Monroe. The caller told police she saw the swatch of a white shirt and heard a chain link fence moving. Police found no […]

7/30 Police Blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received recently by Tucumcari police. According to the reports: Wednesday l At 3:57 a.m., a security company called to report suspicious noises at a car dealership. l At 8:54 a.m., a male reported vandalism to a vehicle on East McGee. Police found the driver’s-side window was broken; were […]

State launches jistorical Web site

By Martha Frost: Quay County Sun Anyone who wonders how Tucumcari got its name, or what New Mexico was like in 1842 or what battles took place on the plains can now get their answers online. A new Web site was launched Thursday by State Historian Estevan Rael-Galvez that will answer these questions — and […]