4/20 Calendar

Today Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority meeting — 10 a.m. at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Southwest Quay Soil Conservation District meeting — 7 p.m. Friday Swearing-in Ceremony of Robert Roark as the new Postmaster of Tucumcari — 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Tucumcari Post office, 220 S. First St. Refreshments will be […]

4/13 Calendar

Today “ A Taste of Culture — Native American Day,” — in Building A Commons area at Mesalands Community College. The even will include exhibits, food, Navajo dancers, and guest speaker. The community is welcome. For information contact D’Shannon Mendez at 461-4413 ext. 189. Public hearing on the Tucumcari Landfill — 6:30 p.m. at the […]

4/9 Calendar

Today Tucumcari Arts Festival Exhibit open to public — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Tucumcari Convention Center Beginning machine quilting class — offered by the QuayZ Quilters. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Norton Road Fire Station. Lunch will be provided. The cost is $30 per person plus $10 for supplies. The […]

4/9 community notes

• Altrusa International of Tucumcari and the BPO Elks Lodge No. 1172 will be presenting “The Second Chance Life Values Program” to Quay county high schools from 12:45 p.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Tucumcari High School Auditorium. The program is part of the Alternative Sentencing Programs and Educational Networks of New Mexico, or […]

4/6 Community Notes

€Tucumcari Schools Superintendent William Reents is having surgery to repair a broken foot, officials said. Bertha Garcia, Reents¹ secretary, said Reents is expected to return to work on Thursday. Reents, one of five finalists for Clovis¹ superintendent¹s position, has been in a cast for several weeks. Reents is scheduled to interview with the Clovis school […]

Lead investigator does behind the scenes work at DA’s office

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By William Thompson: Quay County Sun Frank Gutierrez, the lead investigator for the Quay County District Attorney’s office, helps investigate upwards of 50 cases a month. He said he spends a lot of time tracking down victims and prosecution witnesses reluctant to testify. “In the past month I’ve had to track down around 30 people,” […]

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 […]

3/2 Court Case Notes

The following items occurred at district court according to officials: • Aristo Perez plead guilty on Feb. 21 to breaking into a local law firm. The district attorney’s office had DNA evidence that connected Perez with the break-in. Blood found on a pry bar matched Perez’s DNA which the DA’s office had access to because […]

3/2 Calendar

Today Rodeo donation meeting — 6 p.m. at the extension office. Information: 461-0562 Distribution of USDA commodities — 9 a.m. at the Quay County Fair Grounds west entrance (site for general public). Information: 461-2112 Bible study — 2 p.m. at La Casa de La Hope. Thursday Chamber banquet — 6 p.m. at the Convention Center. […]

2/26 Calendar

Today 4-H workshop — 9 a.m. to noon, at the extension office in Tucumcari. Bluegrass music program — 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Quay County Fair barn, 1000 Camino del Coronado. Information: 461-2423. Child identification program — Free fingerprints and snapshots of children 3 to 12, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at […]