Ute advisory group meeting ends with no decision

Thomas Garcia A Ute Reservoir Advisory Group meeting Friday ended with no decision because of differences over 25 feet of water. The group, which is made up of members from the Ute Water Commission and the Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority, met at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Their goal was to develop a comprehensive […]

05-30-09: Calendar

Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910.Mondays ongoing: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061.Mondays ongoing: 7 p.m., regular meeting, AA Unity Group, 1424 S. Sixth St. Mondays ongoing: 6-7 p.m., Celebrate Victory (Recovery Modes), Faith-based AA and […]

Managing water levels at Ute Lake tops advisory group’s agenda

By QCS Staff A meeting of the Ute Reservoir Advisory Group to discuss water supply management at Ute Lake in advance of a proposed water pipeline to bring water to Clovis and Portales will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday at the Tucumcari Convention Center by the URAG, said Mark Murphy, Canadian River Basin […]

Bikers run on common ground with our pioneers

By Lynn Moncus Last Sunday evening, Mr. Bill Kinder, owner of the Blue Swallow Motel, invited me to have dinner with a group of bicycle riders and to talk to them a little about the history of Tucumcari. Of course, I was thinking about Mrs. Lillian Redman, the former owner, and of the times she […]

Suspect arrested in homicide

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By Sharna Johnson: Freedom New Mexico Police believe an argument after a night of drinking led a 24-year-old Roswell man to beat a 51-year-old truck driver to death and dump his body in a ditch east of Clovis. Brandon Barela was arrested Friday afternoon in Roswell and is charged with an open count of murder. […]

Interfaith group adopts new name

Members of the former Ministerial Alliance voted last month to change their name to Fellowship of Christian Pastors, said Fellowship president David McAfee. One of the group’s first activities is the sponsorship of a “Family Night in Tucumcari” picnic that will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the softball fields by the […]

02-27-2008: calendar

Today: 10 a.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari/Quay County Regional Emergency Communications Board, City Hall, 215 E. Center St. Call 461-3451. Today: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061. Thursday: 12:30 p.m., ìBrain Blitz,î a program of memory skills, House Senior Citizens’ Center. Call 461-0562. Thursday: 4:30 p.m. – 6 […]

02-02-2008: Calendar

Today: 9 a.m. – noon, Girl Scouts will collect old newspapers for recycling, Mesalands Community college on 11th Street. No sun bleached or previously wet papers accepted. Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. 8th Street, Logan, NM. Call 497-2977. Monday: 3 p.m., regular meeting, Museum Board, Tucumcari Historical Museum, […]

Chalmers, partners add horsepower to racino plans

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Tucumcari’s horsepower for a race track and casino was announced on Wednesday. The major player and majority stock holder in Tucumcari’s bid for a race track and casino is Rio Rancho businessman and car dealer Don Chalmers. Chalmers and principals of a management team that plan to put together […]

01-30-2008: Calendar

Today: 7.p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061. Thursday: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth St., Logan. Call 497-2977 Thursday: 8 a.m., 40th Annual Agriculture and Home Economics Seminar, Tucumcari Convention Center, 1500 W. Route 66 Blvd. Registration: 8 a.m.- 9 a.m. Programs begin […]