Mom creates maternity line for fashion-forward women

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Jan Norman Ladera Ranch, Calif., mom Julia Christensen gained 83 pounds when she was pregnant with her son Bradford. Nothing in the stores looked attractive or fit with style for this self-described fashionista. “Clothes either cost $400 for a one-time wearing or weren’t made nicely,” she says. Sound familiar? It sure seemed to Christensen that […]

City treasurer fired; lawsuit filed

Thomas Garcia John “Marty” Garcia has been terminated as Tucumcari’s city treasurer and he’s filed a lawsuit alleging the city took action against him in violation of the Whistleblower Protection Act. “The city’s violation of the Whistleblower Protection Act is clearly outlined in the court documents,” said Duff Westbrook, Garcia’s attorney during a telephone interview […]

New Freedom boss brings ‘wealth of experience’

By Mary Ann Milbourn Freedom Communications Inc. has named Mitchell Stern, the former chairman and chief executive of Fox Television Stations Inc., as CEO of the Irvine, Calif.-based media company. Freedom owns the Portales News-Tribune, Clovis News Journal and Quay County Sun.“We are very pleased that Mitch has agreed to lead Freedom Communications as its […]

Primary election results

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Our page — April 28

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Birthdays Can you believe this sweet little girl turned 29 on Thursday? That is right. Cassie Huffman celebrated her 29th birthday on April 22, 2010. Happy birthday, Sis! — Submitted by Tracy Hardy

Quay County Resident Killed in Crash

Press Release Sarah L. Hargrove, 60, of House, was fatally injured Saturday morning after the vehicle she was passenger in crashed.

Area sporting events canceled due to weather

QCS Staff Saturday’s Rattler Relays have been canceled due to the weather, said Wayne Ferguson, Tucumcari Athletic Director.

Hatcher to join Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Office

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Argen Duncan: PNT senior writer Former Tucumcari Police Chief Roger Hatcher is preparing to serve as a Roosevelt County Sheriff’s deputy on a temporary basis. Hatcher plans to start work with the sheriff’s office Today. He said Chief Deputy Malin Parker asked him to take the position. Roosevelt County Sheriff Darren Hooker said his office […]

Press release: Illinois resident killed in crash on I-40

Tucumcari – Casey Reif, 22 of Decatur, Ill. was fatally injured in a single vehicle roll-over.

Rattlers lose 53-7 at home against the Lions

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Thomas Garcia A last second touchdown by Rattlers quarterback Alex Hutchins prevented a shut out victory by the visiting Santa Rosa Lions Friday night at Rattler Stadium. Seven seconds left on the clock and down 53-0, it seemed all but lost. From the 20-yard line Hutchins took the snap and rolled left looking for an […]