Committee tasked to develop youth, community activities

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Thomas Garcia Eastern New Mexico Art Space has formed a committee focused on creating positive outlets for local youth and promoting the community. “I know a lot of children take to the arts,” said Robert Poe, Art Space chairman. “It brings you back to that primitive wonder of enjoyment where they can develop their skill […]

Child Sense: Helping your child learn the basics of organization

Priscilla J. Dunstan Teaching our kids how to be organized starts at an early age. The habits that will aid them as they move through life start when they are young with simple systems learned at home and in their own space. Even when they are young, they can learn how to put away their […]

The death of the living room

UNEMPLOYED LAYOFFS

Kristen Jordan Shamus The grand shuffle is in full swing. To make way for a new member of the family, a big change was in order. My home office, which doubled as a spare room, was dismantled to become our older daughter’s bedroom. Julia got to keep the queen-size spare bed with the caveat that […]

Art show brings diverse crowd

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Russell Anglin Area artists congregated Sunday to Tucumcari Art Space to share their work and socialize over punch and snacks. One of the artists, Tucumcari resident and animal rescuer Juanita Umland, set up a few of her pieces in a dark, windowless room in the Art Space studio. While Umland herself was difficult to see […]

Cleanliness requires effort

Russell Anglin While making a stop on my reporting rounds Monday afternoon, I paused for a second before getting into my car to absorb my surroundings. My location provided me a particularly good vantage point from which I could take in the scenic landforms surrounding our fine city. My mind cleared as I shifted contemplation […]

Innovation key to our survival

Russell Anglin As another Monday afternoon beckons, I sit at my desk with my voice recorder and near-empty cup of coffee and contemplate how I am going to fill the space allotted for my column this week.

Mesalands entrepreneurship camp teaches teamwork

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Special to the QCS Students from the community participated in a free Kids to a Higher Power: Youth Entrepreneurship Camp, offered this week by Mesalands Community College. Through various projects, students learned important aspects of the business field including, leadership and teamwork. They also had the opportunity to take field trips downtown to learn about […]

Art Space receives two grants for public art at train depot

Chelle Delaney Plans to feature the historical importance of railroads to Tucumcari

01-14-2009: Calendar

Today: 6 p.m.- 8 p.m., Eastern New Mexico Art Space, film night. 201 S. Second St. Call 461-1759Today:

Community Notes: Photo class, geneology class

Photography class offered at ENMASA three-part photography class sponsored by Eastern New Mexico Art Space will begin at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday.The second part of this class will be offered at 8:30 a.m. to 11: 30 a.m. on April 19, and the third class will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. […]