12-02-2006: Turk’s Turf

By Howie Tucker Brrrrr. It is chilly, and it is nice to be back in town from my trip to Phoenix for Thanksgiving Holiday. Happy Holiday Season to all! Another reminder to all of the folks who want to set up a special golf tournament for the upcoming year. Please get in touch with me […]

11-15-2006: Turk’s Turf

By Howie Tucker Turkey Shoot signup Remember the Turkey Shoot Scramble on Sunday at 12:30 p.m. Shotgun, Teams will be blind draw by the Turkey Committee. $20 entry fee per player. Many prizes and hopefully the weather will agree for all of us. Please call by 5 p.m. Saturday, if possible. You might notice some […]

City OKs beer, wine at golf course

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff It’s OK for the Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course and pro shop to serve beer and wine when they get their license, commissioners agreed at the City Commission meeting on Thursday. Being able to serve alcoholic beverages at the golf course would be an “improvement for city businesses and the citizens,” […]

10-07-2006: Turk’s Turf

By Howie Tucker Upcoming events It’s great golfing weather. Come on out and enjoy the perfect skies and great condition of your golf course. Here are some activities to get you started: l Next week the Mesalands Community College Community Education golf classes begin on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. You don’t have to be college […]

Sept. 27, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

Many golfers and non-golfers enjoyed Saturday evening’s Nite Lite Scramble party. It couldn’t have happened without the help of volunteers Des and Linda Griggs, Sandy Lee, Gary Lee, Randy and Carol Block, Dave Hein, Vicki Frost and all the club members. And I hope I didn’t forget anyone. Nite Lite format For those of you […]

09-06-2006: Turk’s Turf

Just another quick reminder about top dressing and overseeding. The action will be starting on Monday morning. Hopefully, the weather will provide us with favorable conditions. Please bear with us on the plugging. Upcoming events Sunday the 10th Ryder Cup Type Tourney will be held starting at 12:45 p.m. Two-person teams, with first nine scramble […]

08-16-2006:Tuck’s Turf

It was a great weekend for the Elks Cerebral Palsy Scramble. Forty-nine players players helped the Elks CP to donate $500 to this worthwhile cause. Results of the 2006 Elks Cerebral Palsy Scramble Flight Winners A Flight First team: Vickie Frost, Nate Utero, John Frost and Roger Bowe, 12-under-par Second team: Annette Hoosier, Sharon Cardwell, […]

08-09-2006: Tuck’s Turf

oy what a good start for August. Great weather and great, great, golf. Upcoming events The annual Elks Scramble for Cerebral Palsy is scheduled for Saturday. Lunch begins at noon, the Scramble begins at 1 p.m. Four-person teams. Please sign up by calling 461-1849 by Friday evening. Cart shed update Reminder again for the cart […]

Camaraderie drives Rattlers to scramble

By Thomas Garcia Rattlers from classes past came together to play golf for the annual Rattler Reunion Scramble at Tucumcari’s Municipal Golf Course beginning on Friday and continuing today. “I really enjoy the annual Scramble,” said Fred Porter of Tucumcari. Teeing off on hole one were long-time friends and classmates Rene Maciel of Waco, Jamie […]

Turk’s Turf

By Howie Tucker: QCS Golf Columnist For all you ladies missing out on the Wed evenings clinics they are still going on at 6 p.m. We have had good participation and the ladies are having fun. Sorry for all of the bad winds and heat. I believe we all knew the heat would be here […]