Male mentors step up to fill the hole in children’s’ lives

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Cathy Keen GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Desperately needed as youth mentors, some men are answering the call despite negative publicity about male transgressions that can keep them at arm’s length from children and teenagers, says a University of Florida researcher. Today’s high rates of divorce, single parenting and working mothers place a greater premium on men […]

Memories of first car still fresh

By Karl Terry: FNM Columnist As a red-blooded Amer-ican male I have no problem recalling the vehicles I’ve owned in my lifetime. Recently, as a part of an exercise in a Bible study, the class was asked to tell everyone what vehicle they first drove. The guys all quickly named off their first car. Some […]

07-04-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Tuesdayl At 2:21 a.m., a female reported a theft from a fuel station on south First street. An officer was told that a gas skip had occurred. l At […]

07-01-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Saturdayl At 12:52 a.m., a male reported a fight at a fuel station on east Tucumcari Boulevard. An officer advised that all was OK and there was no fight.l […]

06-24-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Fridayl At 12:28 a.m., a caller reported a breaking and entering at a residence on south Monroe Street. The caller told officers they saw a subject running north […]

Press Release: Hantavirus found in San Miguel County male

SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health announced today that a 65-year-old man from San Miguel County is hospitalized in critical condition at University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque with the state’s second case of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome this year. The Department of Health confirmed the case of Hantavirus on Wednesday and […]

06-10-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Fridayl At 11:23 a.m., a female reported a light colored pit bull with part of a chain attached to its collar tried to bite her 3-year-old daughter. The […]

06-06-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Tuesdayl At 8:26 a.m., a male reported a domestic violence incident on south Canal Drive. A Quay County Sheriff’s deputy advised a male subject was taken to the […]

06-03-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. FridaylAt 8:56 a.m., a male reported a customer at a gas station on east Tucumcari turned in a wallet he found on gas pumps.l At 3:16 p.m., an […]

05-30-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Tuesdayl At 7:38 a.m., a male reported a skunk in a trap on east Evans Avenue. l At 8:53 a.m., a female reported vandalism to a building on […]