City seats up for grabs, candidates ready

By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Longtime City Commissioner Bettie Ditto will be vacating her seat and two other city positions are also up for grabs in Tucumcari’s municipal election to be held March 7. Filing Tuesday for Ditto’s position as city commissioner for district five were James Lafferty and Norma Jean Crellin. Mary Mayfield filed to […]

Calling city candidates

Staff reports Filing day for the Tucumcari Municipal Election will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday in the office of the city clerk, 215 E. Center St., according to a release from the city of Tucumcari. Anyone interested in filing a declaration of candidacy for City Commission districts four or five […]

Polling locations

Election Day for school board members Feb. 1. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the following locations: Tucumcari Municipal School District Election: District 2 – Tucumcari Recreatioan Center – 900 East Laughlin District 3 – Tucumcari High School Auditorium – 724 W. Gamble District 5 – Immanuel Baptist Church – 706 […]

NM Municipal League begins 47th annual conference

TV Hagenah For the second time in its 47 years of existence, the New Mexico Municipal League is holding it annual meeting in Tucumcari. Because the meeting which officially begins today has brought over 600 members of the league from every municipality in New Mexico to Tucumcari to discuss and oversee a number of different […]

Tucumcari prepares for Municipal League

TV Hagenah Tucumcari City officials have been spending many hours in and around the Tucumcari Convention Center preparing it for Sept. 1-3 when over 600 dignitaries from throughout the state including New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson will be gathering in Tucumcari for the annual meeting of the New Mexico Municipal League. Richardson will be giving […]

Local airshow wins N.M. honor

TV Hagenah Once again the Tucumcari Airshow was named the Airshow/Event of the Year by the New Mexico Municipal League earlier this week. According to Roger Makin, communications coordinator of the New Mexico Municipal League the Tucumcari Airshow won the honor “based on community involvement, variety of activities, public notice and management efficiency.” Makin said […]