Little League tryouts set

QCS Staff Quay County Little League will hold tryouts noon Saturday at the Tucumcari Little League field. Final registrations will be held noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the field, and a meeting is set for 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Tucumcari Recreation Center.

Web page, other changes coming Monday

CMI staff To our readers: Beginning Monday, you will see a new design for our four newspaper web pages belonging to the Clovis News Journal, Portales News-Tribune, Quay County Sun and Cannon Connections. As well on Monday, we will move the content for those pages and our email to a server in a new location. […]

Senior Olympics play day set

A Senior Olympics Play Day from 9 a.m.-noon and 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Monday at the Tucumcari Convention Center. The event is free to seniors age 50 and older.

Region expecting 1-3 inches of snow

Freedom New Mexico Eastern New Mexico can expect 1 to 3 inches of snow by Monday evening, the National Weather Service is reporting.

Storm strands motorists

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Thomas Garcia Monday’s storm system played havoc on locals and tourists. The wind-driven storm dumped more than a half-foot of snow in the Tucumcari area and closed several roads, including I-40 for more than 19 hours. Stanley Buss of Swansey, Ill., was traveling two hours from Amarillo on Monday when he finally stopped at a […]

Officials celebrate completion of facility

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Thomas Garcia More than 25 residents, city staff and congressional representative attended Monday’s ribbon cutting at the new wastewater treatment plant in Tucumcari. “There were 160 jobs created with the construction of this plant,” said Terry Brunner, state director for U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development. The $9.1 million plant was built with money provided […]

Two arrested in high-speed pursuit

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QCS Staff Two men were arrested Monday after leading police on a chase on Interstate 40 east of Tucumcari in which the suspects’ vehicle reached speeds of up to 140 mph, according to New Mexico State Police officials. Gilbert Moreno, 27, of Albuquerque, Jason Decarlo, 23, of Groesbeck, Texas, were taken into custody without incident […]

White: Voting may change

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Russell Anglin Quay County Clerk Ellen White expressed excitement Monday over new state legislation that allows the county to consolidate voting precincts. “In November we have to establish our polling places and precincts for the next general election and primary election cycle, so what this enables us to do is to locate a facility that […]

Senior activities

Tucumcari Senior Center Daily Activities Monday Billiards: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wii: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Dominoes: 1- 3 p.m. Bridge: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. First Monday of the month: April 4 Canasta: 1 – 3 p.m. Ceramics: 1 – 3 p.m. Tuesday Billiards: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wii: 9:30 – […]

Senior activities — March

Tucumcari Senior Canter Daily Activities Monday Billiards: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wii: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Dominoes: 1-3 p.m. Bridge: 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. First Monday of the month: March 7 Canasta:1-3 p.m. Ceramics: 1-3 p.m. Tuesday Billiards : 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wii: 9:30 -11:30 a.m. Dominoes: 1 – 3 p.m. Bingo: 1- 2 […]