2-24 School menus

Tucumcari Thursday Breakfast: Breakfast pizza, fruit & milk. Lunch: Cheeseburgers, French fries, lettuce/tomatoes/pickles, fruited jell-o. Monday Breakfast: Cereal, graham crackers, fruit & milk. Lunch: Lasagna, green beans, garlic bread stick, diced peaches. Tuesday Breakfast: Breakfast pizza, fruit & milk. Lunch: Chili cheese Coney, tater tots, orange slices & cake. Wednesday Breakfast: Egg & cheese English […]

1-20 School menus

Tucumcari Thursday Breakfast: Pancake on a stick, fruit, milk Lunch: Pizza, garden salad w/ ranch dressing, fruited jell-o, milk. Friday Breakfast: Breakfast pizza, fruit, milk Lunch: Beef tacos, lettuce, tomatoes, salsa, pinto beans, mixed fruit, milk Monday Breakfast: Cereal and graham crackers, fruit, milk Lunch: Mac and cheese, green beans, biscuit, apples, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: […]

1-13 School menus

Tucumcari Thursday Breakfast: Breakfast pizza, fruit, milk Lunch: Cheeseburgers, French fries, lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, fruited jell-o, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Peanut butter and jelly uncrustables, fruit, milk Lunch: Cheese quesadillas with salsa, Spanish rice, pinto beans, bananas, milk. Wednesday Breakfast: Egg and cheese English muffin, fruit, milk Lunch: Chicken patty, mashed potatoes and gravy, mixed vegetables, […]

11-25 School menus

Tucumcari Thursday–Friday NO SCHOOL Monday Breakfast: Cereal, graham crackers, juice, milk Lunch: Cold cut sandwiches, lettuce, tomatoes, pickle spears, tater-tots, applesauce, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Egg and cheese English muffin, grapes, milk Lunch: Frito pie, Mexicali corn, lettuce, tomatoes, pineapple, milk. Wednesday Breakfast: Breakfast burrito, w/ salsa, orange juice, milk Lunch: Vegetable lasagna, garlic bread stick, […]

11-11 school menus

Logan Thursday Breakfast: Pop tarts, juice, milk Lunch: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes and gravy, wheat hot rolls, salad, fruit, milk Monday Breakfast: Baked cheese sticks, juice, milk Lunch: Pizza, breadsticks with sauce, salad or carrots, fruit, milk Tuesday: Breakfast: Oatmeal to go, juice, milk. Lunch: Thanksgiving meal: turkey and gravy, dressing, mashed potatoes, green beans […]

Pecan show winners

The following are the results from the Pecan Show. The Champion and reserve will go on to the Western Pecan show early next year in Las Cruces.Variety: Western Schley1st Dennis Currell – 64.2% edible kernal Champion of Show2nd Ray Bates – 57.14 % edible kernal3rd Lem Chesher – 58.3 % edible kernal4th Doyle Frasier – […]

Madcap Variety shows off to area students


Morgan Borden, a third grader from Grady School, helps Leapin’ Louie Lichtenstein with a rope trick at the Madcap Variety Show in Tucucmari. Area schools were invited to attend the show which was presented at the Tucumcari High School. A Tuesday evening presentation of the Madcap Variety Show was also held. The variety show is […]

Ornamental grasses low maintenance

By Tom Dominguez A ballet of light and movement is what you’ll get with ornamental grasses. Tough, graceful, shimmery and beautiful are possible ways to describe one of the best-kept secrets of the gardening world. Now is an excellent time to plant some of these beautiful, no-mow grasses. When the topic of ornamental grasses come […]

School menus beginning Sept. 25

San Jon Monday Breakfast: Waffles, cereal, fruit and milk Lunch: Nachos with meat, corn, fruit, cake and milk Tuesday Breakfast: Bagels and yogurt, cereal, fruit and milk Lunch: Chicken nuggets, rolls, mashed potatoes, fruit and milk Wednesday Breakfast: Biscuits & gravy, cereal, fruit and milk Lunch: Frito pie, broccoli, fruit, salad bar and milk Thursday […]

Wheat harvest looks promising

By Rex Kirksey: Guest Columnist As the wheat harvest approaches, we are all hoping the threat of hail holds off for at least a few more weeks. But, even before this year’s wheat crop is out of the field, planting plans for next fall should be well under way. Proper variety selection is one management […]