Sarah E. “Pat” Pickett

Services: 2:30 p.m. Thursday a memorial service will be held at Center Street United Methodist Church in Tucumcari. Sarah E.  “Pat” Pickett, 90, died Saturday, July 7, 2007 in Tucumcari. Mrs. Pickett was born July 8, 1916 in Mount Pulaski, Ill. to John and Lula Mae Glasco. She married Clay Pickett in 1941. They engaged […]

Appeals Court rules in favor of Tucumcari Landfill

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The New Mexico Court of Appeals has upheld the Environment Department’s permit for the City of Tucumcari to proceed with its plan for a new landfill north of town. The Pickett Ranch, a neighbor of the landfill, had contested the permit. A woman who answered the phone at the […]

Landfill hearing ends, decision awaited

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Tova Fruchtman:Quay County Sun City officials, the state Solid Waste Bureau and area residents each had an opportunity to share their views on whether Tucumcari should receive a permit for a new landfill on Wednesday and Thursday. Technical testimony by engineers and other experts representing the city of Tucumcari, the Solid Waste Bureau and Pickett […]