01-03-2009: Community Notes

Unruh recognized for towing serviceLinda Unruh, owner of All Rite Towing, of Tucumcari, has received the American Towman ACE award for achievement in service performance. Recipients were nominated by the nation’s major motor clubs and dispatch centers.The ACE award is presented by American Towman Magazine a trade publication. High Desert receives accreditationHigh Desert Family Services, […]

Teambuilders shares in the gift of giving

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Staff at the Teambuilders Counseling Center and the High Desert Family Services gathered toys for children enrolled in the Teambuilders program. Toys were also collected for the

Community Notes: Jazz group to perform Tuesday, Nara Visa church turns 100

Nara Visa church set to celebrate 100 yearsThe Nara Visa United Methodist Church will be celebrating its 100th anniversary in October.Services commemorating the church’s centennial year will be at 11 a.m. on Oct. 26 at the church and a lunch will follow at the Nara Visa Community Center.For more information call 633-2212 or 633-2209. Clemons […]

Letter to Editor: Veterans medical services could use more staff

Veterans need to tell legislators that medical services need more staff

June 1969

The local board of the Selective Service inducted five area men for the armed services: two for the Marines,

Teambuilders plans fundraisers for summer programs

By QCS Staff TeamBuilders Counseling Services, a non-profit agency that provides behavioral health services to children and their families, will hold a series of fundraising events in April and May to help raise funds for summer programs planned for the children in their care, according to a press release.Although these activities will be great fun […]

Maxine Leak

Services: At 11 a.m. (MST), noon (CST), Wednedsay at the Nara Visa Methodist Church. Maxine Leak, 87, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, in Altamont , Tenn. Mrs. Leak, who is a former resident of Nara Visa, was a member of the Altamont Baptist Church.   Surviving Mrs. Leak are her daughter Ada Clark of Altamont, […]

Jack E. Ready

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Services: Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Mora Valley Baptist Church in Cleveland. Jack E. Ready, 82, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2007, at the Taos Living Center in Taos. Mr. Ready was a resident of Tres Ritos Valley for the past 10 years and a former resident of Pendaries Valley and […]

Teddy W. Padilla

Services: 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Church of Christ in Tucumcari. Teddy W. Padilla age 28, died on Friday, Nov. 9, 2007, at Alcalde.   Teddy W. Padilla Was born Dec. 13, 1978 in Albuquerque. He grew up and attended the Tucumcari School system and graduated from Tucumcari High School.  He had been employed by […]

Lolla Dillard

Services: At 2:30 p.m. Friday services will be held at the Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Lolla Dillard , 97, died at her home in Tucumcari on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2007, following an extended illness.   Lolla Dillard was born Dec. 24, 1909 in Centerville, Texas.  She had been a resident of Tucumcari since 1944. She […]