10/25 Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Tuesday At 1:25 a.m., a tucumcari Police Officer reported hearing possible gunshots on south Second Street. At 6:31 a.m., an employee at a business on south First Street […]

10-18-2008: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police. Tuesdayl At 12:52 a.m., a female on south Fourth Street reported an unwanted subject knocking on her front door.l At 10:50 a.m., an anonymous caller reported a suspicious vehicle […]

Events outlined for 2nd Six Shooter Siding Festival

By QCS Staff By QCS StaffTucumcari’s second annual Six Shooter Siding Festival will be held on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. The day’s activities will include: l 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., Talent Contestl Noon – Local area bands entertainl 8 p.m. – Fireworksl Street Dancing all dayl Childrens face painting – Connie […]

09-20-08: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department.Tuesdayl At 3:01 a.m., a Tucumcari Police Officer reported a suspicious vehicle on Main Street.l At 9:34 a.m., a female on south Monroe Street reported a fight that occurred […]

09-06-08: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Tuesdayl At 1:56 a.m., a male on east Barnes Street Reported a suspicious vehicle in the alley.l At 4:04 a.m., a Greyhound bus driver reported that a male […]

Heavy rains cause sink hole on South First Street

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By Thomas Garcia: Freedom New Mexico New Mexico Department of Transportation crews were working Monday to repair a 4 1/2 foot deep sink hole on South First Street. Three days of heavy rains caused a 5 foot by 7 foot section at the intersection of South First Street and West Gamble Avenue to collapse, according […]

07-26-08: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. TuesdayAt 12:48 a.m., a female reported a loud party on south Sixth Street.At 2:39 a.m., a fight was reported on east Rankin Avenue.At 6:32 p.m., a female reported […]

Road improvements under way on South Adams Street

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun About $750,000 in street improvements are under way in Tucumcari. The improvements on South Adams from Main Street to Route 66 are expected to be completed in about 90 days, said Doug Powers, director of the city’s Community Development department. Construction on the GRIP II

Executive director exits Main Street

Robert Ciolli Tucumcari Main Street Executive Director David Buchen turned in his resignation to the board at their regular meeting last month. “I was excited about bringing back some of the past glory to Tucumcari. That’s why I took the job,” Buchen said. A disagreement over the direction the board was taking in certain matters […]

Teens weigh in on downtown redevelopment

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun If Tucumcari teens had their way, the city’s downtown would see a return of the Big Dipper ice cream shop, a venue for teen and family music and activities, sidewalks of brick pavers, more shops and businesses that would also offer more jobs, and perhaps, even a skating rink […]