12/17 Game time

Tucumcari Tucumcari Rattlers and Lady Rattlers Basketball Thurs. through today, TBA — Route 66 Tournament, VB & G, home Tucumcari Middle School Basketball No games until January. San Jon San Jon Coyotes and Lady Coyotes Basketball Thursday through today, TBA — Maxwell Tourney, VB & G, away Logan Logan Longhorns and Lady Longhorns Basketball Today, […]

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, […]

Now, not later, time to reflect

By Debra Whittington: QCS columnist “Go to now, ye that say, ‘Today or tomorrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain’: Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth […]

End of summer brings memories of schooldays past

By Lynn Moncus: QCS columnist At this time of year, the student and teacher in me become more than a little restless because school is starting, thus bringing back many wonderful memories of those years spent in the classroom on one side of the desk or the other. The formal student years began 65 years […]

8/10 Calendar

Today — This is the last day the Quay County ASAP Coalition will be offering violin lessons to any interested youth between the ages of 10 and 18 from 11 a.m. to noon at 109 E. Main St. Must have your own violin. Call 461-4922 for more information. Today — The Tucumcari Chapter of the […]

4-Hers prepare for rodeo, show

QCS STAFF Hundreds of New Mexico 4-Hers will compete for saddles, bits, belt buckles, belt pins, and other prizes in over 60 events held during the State 4-H Horse Show, and Quay County 4-H Rodeo. These events are hosted by the Quay County 4-H Council and every Quay County 4-Her and parent assists with the […]

7/27 Calendar

Today — Commodities will be distributed to qualified recipients at 9 a.m. at the Old National Guard Armory, 900 E. Laughlin. Today — New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission (ISC), Ute Reservoir Committee, and the Ute Lake Ranch (ULR) development are hosting a public meeting at 10 a.m. at the Logan Civic Center, 101 2nd St., […]

Route 66 by the numbers

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QCS Staff The Best Little Festival on Route 66 hits its stride today with activities ranging from vendor and food booths at Tucumcari’s Convention Center to a rodeo at the fairgrounds. Here’s a quick look at the happenings, by numbers: • 1 — murals dedicated to the Mother Road painted on the side of Lowe’s […]

July 2 Around Town

The Tucumcari Little League team, the Dodgers, won the 2005 major league division. The team was coached by Joey Martinez, Mike Esquibel and Jesus Mendez. Team members include: Gabriel Trujillo, Jacob Montoya, Clinton Marquez, Dominic Lopez, Dimitri Chapell, Colten Strand, Markis Lackey, Jake Martinez, Shawn Martinez, Tyler Nunez, Chris Arias. Ellen Bone, a recent graduate […]

4-16 Around Town

Dezmon James Pacheco was born April 1, 2005 in Clovis. He weighed 9 pounds 2 ounces and was 21 inches long. His parents are Veronica Baca and Joshua Pacheco of Tucumcari. His grand parents are Albert and Christine Pacheco of Tucumcari and Maria Aragon and Michael Baca of Tucumcari. His great-grand parents are Raymond and […]