3-9 calendar

Today ³On the Road to Living With Diabetes,² ‹ 10 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. at the Quay County Extension Office. Information: 462-0562 Knights of Columbus Council #6937 Free throw district championship ‹ 7 p.m. in Santa Rosa. Participants must bring a copy of their birth certificate to compete. Information: 461-7912 Friday The Tucumcari chapter of […]

3/5 Calendar

Today Quay County Little League Registration — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Rattler Gym, call 461-2874 for details. Girl Scouts’ paper drive — 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mesalands Community College on 11th Street. Sunday Quay County Little League Registration — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Rattler Gym, call 461-2874 for details. […]

Girl from House jumps onto UNM track team

By Eric Butler: QCS correspondent House mother April Lee was a little concerned when her teenage daughter told the family she wanted to live in Albuquerque after graduating high school. But Lee was also supportive in daughter Haily’s decision to jump straight from a graduating class of nine people into a school with over 20,000 […]

Most area schools meet standards

William Thompson Tucumcari Public Schools recently met requirements established by the federal No Child Left Behind Act. That is good news for Tucumcari Middle School which had previously been on probation for failing to meet the standards. Tucumcari students took “Criterion Reference” tests last year which guaged their ability to meet the latest federal standards. […]

Tracksters shine at district meet

William Thompson The 2004 District 6AA track meet was held at Tucumcari High School this past weekend, and a number of Rattlers qualified to go to Albuquerque this weekend for state competition. Two freshman girls will be going to Albuquerque. Jamie Jones will be competing in the javelin and discus events. Jones won the district […]

Udal aide visits city

A staff member for U.S. Representative Tom Udall, D-N.M. will hold office hours in Tucumcari Tuesday, April 27 at the Tucumcari City Hall. According to spokesmen from the representatives office, Udall staffer Robert Vasquez will be available to meet with area residents from 11 a.m. – noon. Vasquez said he will meet on any subject, […]