Upcoming funerals

TuesdayDan Martinez: 9 a.m., Our Lady of Sorrows Church in Las Vegas. WednesdayWanda Marie Purcell: 10 a.m., First Assembly of God in Tucumcari.

Logan woman dies near Grady

A Logan woman died Aug. 18 while traveling near Grady. Officials initially thought Patricia Phillips, 70, was the victim of a fatal crash. They now believe she died of natural causes after pulling her car off the road. Police were dispatched to Cemetery Road near Grady for a crash just before 5 p.m. on Aug. […]

City commission to review Taser shooting investigation

Freedom New Mexico The Tucumcari City Council will hold an executive session Thursday to discuss an independent investigation of a recent Taser shooting involving Tucumcari Police Chief Roger Hatcher. City officials received findings from the investigation on Tuesday, said City Manager Bobbye Rose. Rose said additional information from the investigation is expected in the next […]

Large prop plane circling over Tucumcari worries residents

By QCS Staff A large prop plane that circled Tucumcari for about a half hour Tuesday night left residents wondering what was happening in the airways above. “It was out of the ordinary,” said Tucumcari Fire Chief Mike Cherry. There were at least seven callers to city dispatch office, Cherry said. “I thought it was […]

06-13-09: Community Notes

City Commission set for budget work session on MondayThe Tucumcari City Commission will hold a special workshop at 5 p.m. on Monday to discuss its budget. On Tuesday, the commission will hold a regular meeting, where budget items may be discussed. According to the agenda, the city looking to approve on Tuesday a first reading […]

05-23-09: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m., Wheatland School Reunion, Grady Senior Citizen Center. Call 806-362-4524.Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910.Monday: 8 a.m., VFW Post # 2528 will be putting up the flags at the Veterans Memorial, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061.Monday: 11 a.m., VFW Post […]

Senior Center Menu for May 11-15

The following are the lunch menus for May 11-15 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Monday Lunch: Baked Chicken with mushroom and Alfredo sauce, crispy sweet potato wedges, sliced tomatoes, biscuit, pears, milk TuesdayLunch: Macaroni and cheese, brussel sprouts, dinner roll, margarine, chocolate pudding, milk. WednesdayLunch: Carne Adovada, Spanish rice, country blend vegetables, flour tortilla, Jell-O […]

Board of NMAA to revisit state competitions schedule today

By QCS Staff The board of the New Mexico Activities Association was to meet this early morning to discuss the lifting of the suspension of the state athletic competitions. Sports events were postponed Sunday because of the cases of H1N1, or swine flu, in New Mexico. However, the NMAA Board of Directors were to meet […]

05-02-09: Upcoming events

THS student talent show set for TuesdayThe Tucumcari High School Student Council is presenting a talent show, the THS Golden Review.The show will be at 7 p.m. onTuesday at the Tucumcari High School Auditorium, 1100 S. Seventh St. Tickets are $3 for students and $5

New Tucumcari city manager named


Chelle Delaney Bobbye Rose, the current manager of the Village of San Jon, has been named the new city manager of Tucumcari. City Commissioners met Monday night, reviewed applications, interviewed Rose, and voted on her hiring. According to a verbal agreement between Rose and the commission, her salary will be $70,000, said Rose Tuesday. Rose, […]