Community calendar — July 27

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Blotter — May 18

The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Thursday • At 12:58 a.m., an alarm was reported at residence on the 700 block of Turner Avenue. An officer advised all was OK. • At 8:28 a.m., a woman went into […]

Community briefs — May 11

Scholarship night approaches Tucumcari High School scholarship night takes place at 6 p.m., Thursday at the Tucumcari Auditorium.

Blotter — May 11

The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Thursday • At 2:10 a.m., a man reported prowlers at a residence on the 600 block of North First Street. An officer checked the area and advised all was OK. • At […]

City commissioners consider cuts

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Thomas Garcia More than 50 Tucumcari residents attended Thursday’s city commission meeting where the reduction in funding for the city sports leagues was discussed. “I’ve coached volleyball and basketball for three years, and if you take these sports away from them, what else will they have?” Tucumcari resident Diana Dominguez said. “My daughter is a […]

Linda Lambert placed on paid leave

Russell Anglin A Tucumcari teacher who claims she was reassigned in retaliation for filing a sexual harassment complaint was placed on administrative leave Thursday while school officials say they investigate charges of possible employee misconduct. Tucumcari Assistant Superintendent Dave Johnson gave a statement by phone Friday regarding Linda Lambert’s paid leave. “The district has become […]

Police: Shooting suspect arrested in Texas

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Thomas Garcia A man accused of killing two Tucumcari men was captured after U.S Marshals and Texas Rangers got a tip and set up surveillance at a Conroe, Texas, Denny’s restaurant. Deputy U.S. Marshal Cameron Welch said Muziwokuthula “Muzie” Madonda was arrested without incident Monday. “Madonda surrendered quietly,” Welch said. Welch said Texas Rangers had […]

Calendar — March 23

Thursday • Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall • City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Friday • City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall Monday • Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse Service clubs • Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: First and third Wednesday of each month, noon, Pow […]

Senior activities — March

Tucumcari Senior Canter Daily Activities Monday Billiards: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wii: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Dominoes: 1-3 p.m. Bridge: 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. First Monday of the month: March 7 Canasta:1-3 p.m. Ceramics: 1-3 p.m. Tuesday Billiards : 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wii: 9:30 -11:30 a.m. Dominoes: 1 – 3 p.m. Bingo: 1- 2 […]

Sports briefs — Feb. 9

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The (11-8, 2-1)Tucumcari Rattlers’ and (6-10, 1-2) Lady Rattlers’ next basketball game will be at 5:30 p.m., Thursday at Floyd. The Rattlers will play at 5:30 p.m., Saturday at Clayton. The Tucumcari Rattlers wrestling team will compete Saturday in district competition at West Las Vegas. The (11-8, 1-2) Logan Longhorns and (11-9, 0-3) Lady Longhorns […]