Calendar – May 25

Thursday Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall Friday City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall Service clubs Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: First and third Wednesday of each month, noon, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Route 66. Call 461-1377. American Legion Auxiliary: Bingo, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, [...]

12-2 Community calendar

Dec. 11 Center Street United Methodis Chruch Chancel Choir will perform its annual Christmas concert, 7 p.m. Service Clubs Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: First and third Wednesday of each month, noon, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Route 66. Call 461-1377. American Legion Auxiliary: Bingo, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eight St, Logan. Call [...]

05-07-08: Calendar

Today: Noon, Tucumcari Kiwanis Club, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Rt. 66 Blvd. Call 461-3715 for information.Today: 5:30 p.m., meeting of The Class of 2008 Parent Committee, Mesalands Community College. All parents and students are encouraged to attend. Call Kim Enriquez, 403-6713; Yvette Fazekas, 403-8536; or Jennifer Debord, 403-7865.Today: 7 p.m., VFW Post #2528 Ladies [...]

04-30-08: Calendar

Today: Noon, Tucumcari Kiwanis Club, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Rt. 66 Blvd. Call 461-3715 for information.Today: 5:30 p.m., meeting of The Class of 2008 Parent Committee, Mesalands Community College. All parents and students are encouraged to attend. Call Kim Enriquez, 403-6713; Yvette Fazekas, 403-8536; or Jennifer DeBord, 403-7865.Today: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 [...]

03-19-2008: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m. – Noon, The Bureau of Reclamation representatives will be available to assist district and local farmers with their 2008 RRA forms, Arch Hurley Conservancy District main office, 101 E. High St. Call (575) 461-2351 for information or to schedule an appointment. Today: 7 p.m., regular meeting, Southwest Quay Soil Conservation District, Forrest [...]

02-23-2008: Calendar

Today: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Enchilada Dinner, Center Street United Methodist Church, 406 E. Center St. Adults: $7, children: $3. Call 461-2661. Today: 2 p.m., Republican Party Pre-Primary Convention, Pow Wow Restaurant, 802 W. Tucumcari Blvd., Tucumcari. Call 403-8101 or 461-3460. Today: 7 p.m., regular monthly gathering, Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme [...]

“Mrs. Tucumcari” celebrates 89 years

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By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS When 39-year-old Bettie Ditto came from Chicago to Tucumcari in 1955, she said she was not intending to stay. She inherited Route 66’s Lins Motor Lodge after her dad’s death and said she planned to sell the place as quickly as possible and make a beeline back to the Windy City. [...]

Friends gather on Super Sunday

By William Thompson Some area residents said they used Super Bowl Sunday as an excuse to get together to watch, or talk, as the New England Patriots took the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl XXXIX. American Legion Post 19 in Conchas held a pregame chili cook-off and patrons of the Pow Wow Lounge in Tucumcari [...]

Lounges offer free transport

William Thompson Two Route 66 lounges, the Trails Westand the Pow Wow, now offer free rides home to patrons who have had too much to drink. Karen Alarcon, co-owner of Trails West, said she hopes customers will take advantage of the free service. “We have an employee that recently offered to give people rides home [...]