March 1, 2006 Notable Notes

Candidate filing day March 21 March 21 is the only day for citizens to file declarations of candidacy for the following offices: District 1 county commissioner, District 3 county commissioner, county assessor, county sheriff and magistrate judge. Filing may be made from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Quay County Clerk’s office at 300 […]

Little dibblers clash

By Albert Trujillo On Thursday night the Tucumcari Youth Basketball League held games at the local Franciso M. Garica Youth Center. The little dribblers play on Tuesday and Thursday nights in the recreation center. Scores by quarter Sixers: 2 2 4 8 – 16 Pacers: 9 4 6 12 – 31 Top scorers: S – […]

2/1 Calendar

All month: The Bookmobile will not be making any stops in February, but will run again in March, according to a release from Rural Bookmobile East. The service is automating its collection and will have a database that includes all Bookmobile collections and the books-by-mail, the release said. Call 461-1206 for details. Today: Altrusa’s program […]

Beef, ag meetings in town this week


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS If any Quay County folk ask “Where’s the beef?” they need only look to the Southwest Beef Symposium going on Wednesday and Thursday at the Tucumcari Convention Center. The symposium runs in conjunction with Thursday’s annual Quay County extension service’s annual Agriculture and Home Economics Seminar. Coordinated by New Mexico State […]

11/26 School menus

House Monday: Breakfast — Pancake, sausage, cereal, juice, milk; Lunch — Pepperoni or sausage pizza, green beans, fruit, salad bar, soup, a variety of milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Scrambled eggs, sausage, cereal, juice, milk; Lunch — Nachos with chili, refried beans, cheese sauce, Spanish rice, chips, salsa, fruit, salad bar, soup, a variety of milk. […]

Turkey on the house


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS One needn’t grab an ax and a turkey to find a feast this Thursday. Tucumcari’s First Baptist Church is offering a free Thanksgiving meal — and everyone is invited, said church member A.J. Williams, who coordinates the event’s committee. “We encourage people who are alone, or couples who don’t want to […]

10/15 Game time

Game Time/15 Tucumcari Tucumcari Rattlers Varsity Football Friday, 7 p.m. — Santa Rosa, home (district game) Oct. 28, 7 p.m. — Bernalillo, home Tucumcari Rattlers Junior Varsity Football Oct. 27, 4 p.m. — Portales, home Tucumcari Rattlers Middle School Football Oct. 22, 11 a.m. — Estancia, away Tucumcari Lady Rattlers Varsity and JV Volleyball Tuesday, […]

9/24 Senior citizen menu

Senior Citizen Menu Tucumcari/Logan/House Monday: Pork posole, salad, dressing, mustard greens, garlic bread, pumpkin spice cookies, milk. Tuesday: Glazed ham, green bean casserole, corn, wheat roll, apple cobbler, milk. Wednesday: Frito pie, tossed salad, Mexican corn, cornbread, gelatin, fruit, milk. Thursday: Oven fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed vegetables, biscuit, margarine, cherry cobbler, milk. Friday: […]

9/17 Senior citizen menus

Tucumcari/Logan/House Monday: Spiced beef over noodles, broccoli, cheese, peanut butter cookie, apricots, milk. Tuesday: Green chili chicken enchilada, tossed salad, Spanish rice, baked apple slices, crackers, milk. Wednesday: Rio Grande pot roast, mashed potatoes, gravy, potluck roll, margarine, spice cake, milk. Thursday: Pepperoni pizza, salad, dressing, whole kernel corn, chocolate pudding, topping, milk. Friday: Hot […]