More than 2,000 acres charred in area fires

Chelle Delaney Two brush fires on Monday burned more than 2,000 acres, said Quay County Fire Marshal Don Adams. A first fire burned about 500 acres on Monday morning near the Anniston Cemetery on Highway 469, Adams said. No sooner than firefighters had contained that fire, they were called out to another in mid-afternoon. At […]

06-13-09: Community Notes

City Commission set for budget work session on MondayThe Tucumcari City Commission will hold a special workshop at 5 p.m. on Monday to discuss its budget. On Tuesday, the commission will hold a regular meeting, where budget items may be discussed. According to the agenda, the city looking to approve on Tuesday a first reading […]

Suspect pleads not guilt in Redwood Lodge shooting

Chelle Delaney Robert W. Wynashe, 66, pled not guilty on Thursday to charges stemming from shooting another man in the back of the neck in the parking lot of the Redwood Lodge in Tucumcari on Monday. Howard Russell King, the victim, was transported to Tucumcari Memorial Hospital by relatives about 8:45 p.m. on Monday, according […]

Tucumcari man shot in neck

Chelle Delaney A Tucumcari man is charged with a shooting another man in the back of the neck in the parking lot of the Redwood Lodge in Tucumcari on Monday. Howard Russell King, the victim, was transported to Tucumcari Memorial Hospital by relatives about 8:45 p.m. on Monday, according to documents filed with the Quay […]

Memorial Day Closings

By QCS Staff The following offices will be closed on Monday in observance of Memorial Day:Everyone’s Federal Credit UnionFirst National Bank of New Mexico, Tucumcari and LoganFarm Credit UnionTucumcari Federal Savings and LoanTucumcari Schools Federal Credit UnionCitizens BankTucumcari City OfficesQuay County OfficesArch Hurley Conservancy DistrictThe Tucumcari Post Office will not deliver mail or have Retail […]

05-09-09: Calendar

Today: 6 p.m. Outdoor Country and Western concert, KOA Campground, 6299 Quay Road AI, $5. Donation goes for the Kids Cancer Camps. Reservations call 461-1841Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910.Monday: 8:45- 9:30 a.m., Rural Bookmobile, Quay Post OfficeMonday: 9 a.m., regular meeting, Quay County […]

Press Release: Suspension of sports events to be reviewed Monday

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Today the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the New Mexico Department of Health and the New Mexico Public Education Department announced that school closures in New Mexico are no longer necessary for health reasons.

‘Protect Tots!’ starts Monday

By QCS Staff Monday through Friday, three medical

04-15-09: Calendar

Wednesdays ongoing: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061.Thursdays ongoing: Noon, Tucumcari Rotary Club, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Rt. 66 Blvd. Call 461-2587.Friday: Noon, regular meeting. Library Board, Tucumcari Public Library, 602. Second St. 461-0295.Fridays ongoing: 7 p.m., regular meeting, AA Unity Group, 1424 S. Sixth St.Sundays […]

04-11-09: Calendar

Sunday: 6:30 a.m., Easter Sunrise services at the Three Crosses, East Route 66Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Monday: 9 a.m., regular meeting, Quay County Commission, Commission Chambers, Quay County Courthouse, 300 S. Third St., 461-2112.Monday: 11:30 a.m., monthly meeting of NARFE, National Active and Retired […]