Seniors — Jan. 11

The following are the lunch menus for January 12 – January 18 for the Tucumcari Senior Center: Thursday Round steak with mushroom gravy, cauliflower pepper salad, tossed salad and dressing, potluck roll with margarine, strawberry shortcake. Friday Baked fish, tarter sauce, German slaw, mixed vegetables, hushpuppy, banana pudding. Monday Closed Tuesday Chili dog, baked potato […]

Looking back — Jan. 26

January 1968

Looking back — Jan. 19

January 1953

Looking back — Jan. 12

January 1965

Year in review

QCS Staff Some of the top stories from the year in Quay County. January • Jan. 10: Tucumcari City Manager John Sutherland was fired after the city commissioners voted 3-2. • Jan. 14: A Mesalands Community College paleontology class found a fossil that could be of a new form of Triassic reptile at an eastern […]

January 1944

Sheriff Hubert Beasley and others left in search of a Tucumcari-Clovis bus reported lost in a heavy snowstorm. Drifts two and three feet deep were encountered before the bus was found four miles this side of Wheatland. Passengers had sought shelter in a nearby farm house. … Neumon Parker, county school superintendent, caught in the […]

January’s to-do list for gardeners

By Tom Dominguez In preparation for your spring garden, here’s a checklist for January. l The life of the flowering pot plant received as a Christmas gift can be prolonged with proper care. Keep the plant out of range of heating ducts and away from heating units. Keep in a cool room at night, preferably […]

January 1960

Tucumcari’s Safeway grocery store brought in the new year with a contest to win 100 silver dollars to be given away three times on Jan. 13, 20 and the 27th. … The first winter band concert by the juniors and seniors of the Tucumcari High School Band featured the trombone trio of James Whetstone, Nelson […]

12/24 Game time

GAMETIME Tucumcari Tucumcari Rattlers and Lady Rattlers Basketball No games until January. Tucumcari Middle School Basketball No games until January. San Jon San Jon Coyotes and Lady Coyotes Basketball No games until January. Logan Logan Longhorns and Lady Longhorns Basketball Dec. 29, 3 p.m. — Clayton, JVG, JVB, VG, VB, home Dec. 30, 3 p.m. […]