Cherishing family on Thanksgiving

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun On Thursday of last week I was planning my vacation and trip to Las Cruces to see my sister for the holidays. I was planning out the stops that my mother, father and I would enjoy. However that all changed Friday morning when I got a call that no […]

State planning to change antelope hunting regs

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Quay County landowners voiced concerns about proposed antelope hunting regulations and how they would affect their safety and access to hunting areas. Fifteen Quay County landowners attended a meeting Wednesday in Logan about the Antelope Private Land Use System (A-PLUS), for the 2009-2011 hunting seasons. The possible changes were […]

11-12-2008: Community Notes

Rattler Reunion sets planning meetThe class of 1979 Rattler Reunion planning meeting will be at 1 p.m. on Nov. 16 at the Elks Club.St. Anne’s to dish out “Pasghetti” dinner SaturdaySt. Anne’s annual “Pasghetti” dinner will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Hammond Hall on the corner of Fifth Street and Hancock […]

Community Notes: Reunion planning, Commodities distribution, Bookmobile schedule

Reunion planners meet SundayThe Tucumcari Rattlers class of 1978 will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday at the Convention Center to plan for the 2008 reunion.“Come out if you can,” said an organizer, “Your ideas and assistance are needed.” Commodities distribution set for May 28Commodities will be distributed to qualified recipients from 9 a.m. to […]

School officials select new high school design

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By Thomas Garcia After months of planning, work sessions and meetings with the school board officials and the public, a final design for the new Tucumcari High School has been selected, said Tucumcari Schools Superintendent Aaron McKinney. “It has been a long hard three months,” McKinney said. “We have had the teachers, school board and […]

Permit fees bumped up

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Fees from annexation to zoning admendments will cost more beginning Feb. 1. Increases were approved by the Tucumcari City Commission on Thursday night on the recommendation of the city’s Planning and Development departments. The fees correspond with the city’s new Unified Developement Code, said Development director Doug Powers. Some […]

11-24-2007: Calendar

Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. 8th Street, Logan, NM. Call 497-2977. Monday: 9:30 – 10:30 a.m., Heather Wilson’s Listening Tour, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 West Route 66 Blvd. Candidate for US Senate to field questions and discuss issues with Quay County residents. Monday: 5 p.m., Special work session, […]

DWI Task Force, Birthday, special School Board meeting

The Tucumcari Police Department is organizing a City DWI Task Force/Planning Council to serve for the purposes of the CDWI Grant. This meeting will be at noon on Sept. 4, 2007 at the Tucumcari Police Department Training Room. Please feel free to bring a bag lunch. This meeting will be an organizational meeting to set […]

Revised city codes cover future growth, past culture

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun A work session to review a proposed Unified Development Code for properties in Tucumcari went smoothly Tuesday night. The City Commission met with members of the Planning and Zoning Commission to go over the proposed unified development code by Consensus Planning, Inc. of Albuquerque. The cost of revising and […]

Proposed code revisions up for review

Citizens will have a chance to to give their input on proposed code changes at a joint work session between the Tucumcari City Commission, the Tucumcari Planning Commission and Consensus Planning at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday at City Hall. The work session will be to review the updates and modifications of existing codes. All citizens […]