Ralph Clifton Richardson

Services: At 10:30 a.m. on Nov. 3 a memorial service will be held at the Center Street Methodist Church in Tucumcari. Ralph Clifton Richardson, 73, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007. Mr. Richardson was born Oct. 6, 1923 to Ralph E. and Vivo Richardson. He attended school in Montoya and then attended school in Tucumcari, where […]

Students send off drug-free messages in balloons


Tucumcari’s elementary students released more than 800 with a “Drug-free” message into the sky from the school on Tuesday. The playground activity was all part of Red Ribbon Week: Oct 23 – 31. Activities are planned for all of Tucumcari’s schools throughout the week. They include everything from the balloon release to a door decorating […]

Wayne E. Lunn

Services: At 10 a.m. Tuesday a memorial service will be held at the Immanuel Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Wayne E. Lunn, 83, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2007, at his home in Tucumcari. Mr. Lunn, formerly of Salem, Mo., was born Aug. 29, 1924 in Salem. He had been a resident of Tucumcari since 1997. Survivors […]

Births, Art classes, on the ‘Net

Birthday duo… Skyler Jobe’s fifth birthday was Sept. 23 and Tyler Jobe’s seventh birthday is Oct. 17. Their parents are Barbara and Elmer Jobe, Jr. of Logan. Their grandparents are Elmer and Carol Jobe of Tucumcari and George and Anna Gail Grassie of Capitan and Ronnie and Dianna Kimbell of Aztec. And their great-grandparents are […]

10-13-2007; Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., Pecan Bake Off entries are due between 10 a.m. and noon at Quay County ASAP office, 116 E. Main St. People’s Choice tasting: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Today: Six Shooter Siding Festival, Downtown Tucumcari. Noon – 10 p.m., food, entertainment and fun events. Today: Quay County Arts and Humanities talent showcase […]

Ralph Clifton “Clif” Richardson

Services: Will be announced at a later date. Ralph Clifton “Clif” Richardson died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007, in Raymore, Mo. He was born Oct. 10, 1923 in New Mexico and was raised in the state. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to: Grace Hospice, 9233 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, […]

10-10-2007; Calendar

Thursday: 6 p.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari City Commission, City Hall, 215 E Center St. Friday: 10 a.m., regular meeting, City Commission Finance Board, City Hall, 215 E Center St. Friday: 6 p.m., ribbon cutting, Eastern New Mexico Art Space Grand Opening Show, ENMAS Gallery, 201 S. Second St. Fridays ongoing: 7.p.m., regular meeting, Alcoholics Anonymous […]

Free animal spay/neuter to arrive Oct. 17


Pet over population is a problem throughout the United States and especially here in Quay County, said Robert Ciolli of Tucumcari. Every year about 1,500 animals are destroyed at the Tucumcari animal shelter, Ciolli said. Last year, 1,428 dogs and cats were destroyed, according to Tucumcari Police Department records. Of those, 818 were dogs and […]

10-03-2007; Calendar

Thursday: 9:30, registration for Pecan Seminar, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., presentation on types, fertilizing, watering, marketing, etc. Bldg. A, Great Room, Mesalands Community College. Cal 461-0562. Thursday: 5:30 p.m., annual and regular monthly meeting, Liberty Mutual Domestic Water Association, Arch Hurley Meeting Room, 101 E. High St. Call 815-0559. Friday: 8 a.m., field trip […]

09-29-07: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m., Trek for Trash, meet at Chamber Office. 487-6087 Today: 5 p.m., Tucumcari Farmer’s Market, Wailes Park on Route 66 Blvd. Call 461-3346 or 403-7901. Monday: Noon to 1 p.m., Red Ribbon Committee meeting, Quay County ASAP Office, 116 E. Main St. Call 461-4922. Monday: 3 p.m., regular meeting, Museum Board, Tucumcari Historical […]