Police seek cause of death of man found hit by train

By QCS Staff Tucumcari police are investigating the death of Rodney Judd, 27, who was hit by train sometime between midnight and 9 a.m. last Sunday, a department official confirmed on Friday. “We are looking into the cause and manner of his death.” said Police Chief Roger Hatcher. “We want to rule out any foul […]

Man found dead on railroad tracks

By QCS Staff A 27-year-old Hispanic man from Tucumcari was hit and killed by a train sometime between midnight and 9 a.m. Sunday, police said. The man’s name is not being released until his next of kin have been notified, said Police Chief Roger Hatcher. The man had a cell phone and he is known […]

03-07-09: Calendar

Sunday: 1 p.m., Class of 1979 Planning Meeting, Tucumcari Recreation Center, 900 E. Laughlin Ave. Call 403-6179.Sunday: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910.Sunday: 1 a.m., Poker Run begins and ends at the Quay Council for Arts and Humanities Annual Arts Festival, Tucumcari Convention Center, 1500 West […]

A four-legged view of four wheels

By Aggie Moncus The slave is off to have coffee with friends so I am going to do some writing in order to get this column out of the way before she returns to complain that she doesn’t have a subject this week. If she would let me write more frequently, she wouldn’t have to […]

12-20-2008: Calendar

Calendar for Saturday 12-20-08 Sunday: 10:30 a.m., the cantata “A Christmas Offering” performed by The Center Street United Methodist Church Chancel Choir, Center Street United Methodist Church, 406 E. Center Street.Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 497-3910.Mondays ongoing: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, […]

Community holiday events

By QCS Staff Last performances of Christmas cantata this Friday, SundayThe cantata “A Christmas Offering” will be presented by a choir composed of singers from Center Street United Methodist Church, the San Jon Methodist Church and the San Jon Baptist Church at two different performances:l At

12-13-2008: 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 Department. Sundayl At 8:11 a.m., an anonymous caller reported an accident with no injuries on Mountain Road. Mondayl At 10:08 a.m., an anonymous caller reported a subject dressed in […]

Veterans Day observances set in Quay County

By QCS Staff Veterans Day services set for SundayThe Tucumcari Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, with the assistance of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2528 will hold a pre-Veterans Day service at 1:30 p.m. Sunday

Nara Visa church celebrating 100th anniversary Sunday

By Thomas Garcia: Freedom New Mexico

Two of three sections erected for wind turbine at Mesalands

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Chelle Delaney Two main sections of the 1.5 Megawatt wind turbine tower were installed Sunday for the wind energy program at Mesalands Community College. “What I find most fascinating is just the shear size of all the components from the construction equipment up to the tower itself,” said Lane Bradley of Tucumcari, a member of […]