Press Release: Freedom Chapter 11 first day motions approved

Freedom Communications Freedom Communications, a national privately owned media company of print publications, broadcast television stations and interactive businesses, announced today that it has received approval of first day motions designed to ensure that daily operations continue normally during the Company’s restructuring. The first day relief approved today by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the […]

Events calendar — Aug. 19

Today • Red Ribbon Planning Meeting, noon, Quay County ASAP Coalition Office, 109 E main Street. • Regular meeting for Southwest Quay Soil Conservation District, 7 p.m., Forrest Fire Station, Forrest. Friday • Library Advisory Board, noon, Library, 602 Second St. Saturday • Tucumcari Historical Research Institute Field Trip, 7 a.m., Tucumcari Historical Museum. Monday […]

Aug. 12 — Events calendar

Today • Tucumcari Mainstreet Master Plan Meeting, 5:30 p.m., City Hall, 215 E. Center. Thursday • City Commission regular meeting, 6 p.m., City Hall, 215 E. Center. Monday • Tucumcari Public Schools Board of Education, 7 p.m., Administration Building Board Room, 2400 S. Eighth St. Call 461-3910. Aug. 21 • Library Advisory Board, noon, Library, […]

Four Quay schools fail to meet AYP standards


By Thomas Gracia: : QCS staff writer All of Quay County’s public school districts met Adequate Yearly Progress standards for 2009, but four of the county’s schools did not meet standards, according to the New Mexico Public Education Department. The report shows four of six Quay County schools — Tucumcari High School, Tucumcari Elementary, House […]

Community calendar

Today: Rattler Reunion, Tucumcari Convention Center, mixer, golf, social, dinner, dance, parade of classes, pictures, luncheons and banquet. Visit Today: 5 pm, Farmers’ Market, “Grilling Day,” Wailes Park, Tucumcari Boulevard and Date Street. Call 461-8531. Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910. Mondays ongoing: […]

Ute Lake State Park hosts prairie fest

Freedom New Mexico Ute Lake State Park will host the second annual Ute Lake Prairie Fest today. Park officials said in a news release visitors may hear Kiowa legends and witness the “brilliant canopy of stars as the old timers saw them more than a century ago.” “This event will highlight the rich cultural and […]

07-04-09: Calendar

Today: Starting at dark, fireworks show at Windy Point Ute Lake State Park. . Call 487-2402.Today: 9 p.m., Fireworks display, Conchas Lake north side at marina, fireworks will discharged off of a barge, $5. Entrance fee per vehicle. Call 868-2270 or 868-2251.Today: Dark-thirty, Elks Lodge Annual Fireworks display, Elks parking lot. Call 461-1510.Sundays ongoing: 2:30 […]

07-01-09: Calendar

Today: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061.Thursday: 5:30 p.m., monthly meeting, Liberty Mutual Domestic Water Association, Arch Hurley Meeting Room, 101 E. High St.

06-27-09: Calendar

Today: 4-6 p.m., First Spanish Baptist Church Neighborhood Block Party, corner of College and Main Street. Food, games, and music.Today: 5:30 p.m. Pot Luck gathering, Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds.

06-24-09: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari/Quay County Regional Emergency Communications Board, City Hall, 215 E. Center St. Call 461-4403.Today: RENEW 09. For information visit: Call 461-4079.Thursday: 5 p.m., regular meeting, Housing Authority, City Hall, 215 E. Center St. Call 461-4403.Thursday 6 p.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari City Commission, City Hall, 215 E Center St. Call […]