Try to quit during ‘Great American Smokeout’

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Chelle Delaney Thursday is the 33rd annual Great American Smokeout Day. “If you quit for a day, we hope you’ll quit for a lifetime,” said Susan Lease, director of the Quay County ASAP Coalition, or the Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition. Smokers as well as

Notable Notes: Attorneys moving to Clovis, VFW Auxiliary supports Junior Girls, Through With Chew starts Feb. 17

Two prosecutors moving to Clovis office Two Tucumcari attorneys, Camille Pedrick Chavez and husband, Kirk Chavez, are leaving this month for jobs in Clovis. They are going to work for the District Attorney’s office there, Camille Chavez said. Camille Chavez was, for a time in private practice, and joined the DA’s office late last year. […]

Rainbows, dreams lead to golden opportunity

By Lynn Moncus Many of us have spent some time chasing rainbows, whether literally or figuratively, and have enjoyed the pursuit. Because of my love of nature and the out-of-doors, I tend to do such mundane things as to follow rainbows in order to see what they may highlight as the pot of gold. Of […]

Aggie takes over keys of computer

Lynn Moncus When the slave squeaked, “Aggie,” I knew she needed something so I ambled in to see what she wanted. Because she was pointing at the computer, I leapt onto the chair to begin writing this column before she could change her mind. She has had what she calls a cold and has been […]

Senior Olympians prepare for meet

Quay County Senior Olympics will have a competition in track events, soccer kick, frisbee throw and baseball throw 4 p.m. May 28 at the Tucumcari High School track field. The air gun competition will be 3 p.m. June 5 at the Quay County Fair Barn. Senior Olympics is committed to provide senior adults, age 50 […]