Opportunities to minister can arise when lease expected

By Debra Whittington For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart. Hebrews 4:12 I strive to read my Bible each […]

Aggie’s orders are swell surprise

By Lynn Moncus The stay in Las Cruces a couple of weeks ago was sort of divided into two segments, one being the party with the Dr. Marion P. Hardman family and the other being the time spent with my young friend, Debbie Widger, who tends to see that I have a place to stay […]

10-06-2007: Calendar

Today: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Center St. United Methodist Church Enchilada Dinner, 406 E. Center St. Today: 5 p.m., Tucumcari Farmer’s Market, Wailes Park on Route 66 Blvd. Call 461-3346 or 403-7901. Monday: 9 a.m., regular meeting, Quay County Commission, Commission Chambers, Quay County Courthouse, 300 S. Third St. Monday: 11:30 a.m., monthly meeting […]

Police: Suspect has history of violence

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The man arrested Wednesday in connection with the slaying of a Tucumcari motel worker has a history of violence and mental illness, a state police officer said. James Benuska, 39, being held in the Quay County Detention Center, is charged with an open count of murder in the death […]

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 […]

08-18-2007: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m., Family Day, Quay County Fair, Fair Grounds. Today: 5 p.m., Tucumcari Farmer’s Market, Wailes Park on Route 66 Blvd. 461-3346. Monday: 11 a.m., regular meeting, Senior Citizens Advisory Board, Senior Citizens Center, 523 S. Third St. Monday: 5 p.m., regular meeting, Canadian River Soil and Water Conservation District, conference […]

She discovers quiet strength of life behind bars

By Lynn Moncus As we look at various chapters of our lives, we are often amazed that we had such unique experiences until we mention one now and then. Actually, we think that most of our experiences are similar to everyone else’s until we begin to talk about them, and then we learn more about […]

Rattlers power up in weight room

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Eighth-grader Esteban Martinez (standing) spots classmate Shawn Martinez. The Tucumcari Middle Schoolers are lifting weights in preparation for the upcoming Rattler football season. The Rattler weight room will be open for the football team for weight training from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m on Monday through Thursday, said assistant football coach Bryan Dunlap.

07-04-2004: Calendar

Today: At dark, Elks Lodge fire works display. Thursday: 5:30 p.m., monthly meeting, Liberty Water System, Arch Hurley Meeting Room, 101 E. High St Fridays ongoing: .p.m., regular meeting, Alcoholics anonymous Unity Group, 1424 S. Sixth St. Saturday: 8 a.m., Ranch Horse Competition, Rodeo Arena, Fair Grounds. Monday: 9 a.m., regular meeting, Quay County Commission, […]

Letters to the Editor

By Bob Wicks, Jr. When I was three weeks old I made my first trip to town. My mother placed me on the pharmacy counter for all to see and admire. From then on Sands-Dorsey became my main hang-out. I have great memories of the store, from all the people who worked there to all […]