08-06-08: School Notes

Tucumcari Schools to hold open houseThe Tucumcari Public Schools will hold open houses for parents and students to become acquainted with school programs, clubs and other activities on each of the campuses. Open houses will be held on the following dates and times:l Monday: 6 p.m., Tucumcari High School will host its open house at […]

Family Dollar set to re-open Thursday

By QCS Staff After a year’s hiatus, the Family Dollar store will re-open at 9 a.m. Thursday, store officials said. The store at Third and Main streets closed in July 2007 after sustaining damage from a fire. The neighboring store, the Movie Gallery, sustained smoke damage and reopened several months after the fire. No one […]

Community Notes: Pool set to open Saturday, Holiday closings, training grant awarded

City pool ready to open Saturday The Tucumcari City Pool will open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, a city official said.The pool will be open daily from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday for family nights, when children must be accompanied by […]

Bowlers compete at state

By Robert Ciolli Three Mountain View bowling teams are competing this weekend at the New Mexico United States Bowling Congress (USBC) open tournament in Albuquerque. “We’re proud to finally have Tucumcari represented,” said Locos team captain Gerald Lucero. Held every other year in Albuquerque, the tournament is open to all USBC members. Featuring team, double […]

Community Notes: Farwell set for Posinski, Republicans plan TaxPayers Brawl, 4-Hers visit D.C.

Hospital holding farewell open houseA farewell open house will be held for Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital adminsratior Matt Posinski from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday in the lobby of the hospital. The community is invited to attend.

Tucumcari Arts Festival opens today

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Special to the QCS The Sixth Annual Tucumcari Arts Festival is open today and Sunday at theTucumcari Convention Center The arts festival will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m on Saturday. Besides art there will be a couple of collections; a hat collection owned by […]

Our gifts are in plain sight

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Christmas is coming and we’ll all be singing …  We will, you know. We’ll be singing in church – and we’ll be singing out of church. Christmas carols .. pop Christmas songs.  Because Christmas isn’t just a religious holiday; it’s green trees and colored lights, shopping for gifts and […]

Artists open B&B

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Artists Doug and Sharon Quarles have given the 1907 two-story Gaudin home at Adams and High streets a new life. On Monday, the Quarles opened Gallery 111 Bed and Breakfast, featuring four suites and breakfast for guests.

Sonic to open new location by end of November

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The new Sonic restaurant under construction on South First Street is expected to open by the end of November, said a Merritt Group spokesperson. “The company did a review of traffic in Tucumcari and found that a location along First Street would be optimal,” said Donna Volz, regional marketing […]

Thomas pleads guilty to open container

By Freedom Newspapers Clovis’ City Manager Joe Thomas has pleaded guilty to an open container violation and prosecutors have dropped a more serious charge of driving under the influence, court records show. District Attorney Ronald Reeves was not available Thursday to comment on why the state dropped the DUI allegation, a staff member from Reeves’ […]