Police blotter — Jan. 12

The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday• At 10:20 a.m., an alarm was reported at the armory on the 1200 block of South First Street.• At 12:09 p.m., an alarm was reported at the high school on the […]

School menus — Jan. 12

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County.

Senior menu — Jan. 12

The following are the lunch menus for Jan. 13 – 19 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Baked pork chops, rice pilaf, peas and carrots, dinner roll, strawberry shortcake. Friday Catfish nuggets, tarter sauce, coleslaw, green beans, bread and margarine, vanilla pudding with wafers. Monday Closed for observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Tuesday […]

Our page — Jan. 5

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Shanyn West and Alejandro Velasquez were married Dec. 11 in McKinney, TX with Rev. Susan Gary officiating.

Community calendar — Jan. 5

Monday Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse. Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC. Jan. 13 City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Jan. 20 Magic presentation by Bill Martin Houdini at 7 p.m., at the High School Auditorium. Free admission but donations […]

Police blotter — Jan. 5

The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday • At 12:15 a.m., an alarm was reported at a building on the 300 block of South Second Street. An officer advised that all was OK. • At 1:32 a.m., an […]

School menus — Jan. 5

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County.

Senior menu — Jan. 4

The following are the lunch menus for Jan. 6-12 for the Tucumcari Senior Center.

Uncle imparts life skills

Russell Anglin My family recently had the good fortune of visiting my great uncle, Eddie Manis, after six or seven years of living apart when he moved from Portales to California. Now he lives in Elida. Running into my long-lost uncle after all this time brought back lots of memories. You see, Uncle Eddie is […]

Snake surprises resident

Thomas Garcia A non-lethal reptilian predator surprised and shocked a local resident with its natural behavior and origins. Jan Fort has seen her share of snakes living in eastern New Mexico but on July 12 she thought she had come face-to-face with one out of the story books. “I could have sworn it was a […]