Lt. Governor Diane Denish to visit Tucumcari Thursday

By QCS Staff

Community Notes: Brisket sale, Scholarships to Forestry Camp, U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan to visit, Grants available

By QCS Staff Briskets sale to benefit Quay County FairJust in time for Easter, the Quay County Fairboard will be cooking its famous briskets, said Brenda Bishop of the Quay County Extension Service.

Rotary governor set to visit Thursday

Special to QCS The governor of Rotary District 5520 will visit the Rotary Club of Tucumcari on Thursday.

Udall to visit to promote U.S. service academies to students

By QCS U.S. Rep. Tom Udall (D-N.M.) has organized events at high schools across New Mexico’s Third District, including Tucumcari,

Seeds of friendship blossom years later

By Lynn Moncus Often we visit about renewing friendships during Rattler Reunion and how very fortunate we are to know so many people of all ages who attended our schools. For some reason this year, I spent much time with members of the Class of ‘45 even though I didn’t graduate until ’52. Obviously, I […]

Gaming Authority preps for Racing Commission visit

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Chelle Delaney In 37 days, the state’s Racing Commission will be in Tucumcari to hear what the community thinks about a proposed casino and racetrack off of Route 66 between Mountain Road and Interstate 40. Tuesday night, in preparation for the Racing Commission’s public hearing on July 24, “We want to get an all out […]

Visit binds old ties

By Lynn Moncus Not long ago, we visited a little about Cousin Tink and the great times we had as kids. Because she is now living in Phoenix for a while, we decided we needed to see each other so this woman from lma flew out to visit the girl from Nara Visa. Her son […]

U.S. better off for pope’s visit

Freedom New Mexico The most vivid impression most Americans have of Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to the United States is likely to be the attention he paid to the clergy sexual abuse scandal that has rocked the Roman Catholic Church in the United States (and in other countries as well). He brought it up unbidden […]

College ties bind friends and memories

By Lnn Moncus Last week was made special by a visit from Debbie Widger, Gift Planning Director, and Robert Peterson, Major Gifts Officer, from New Mexico State University. Yes, such titles sound quite impressive and are, but the young people who carry them are the impressive ones. Debbie is probably the best known Aggie in […]

Sunday visit to train station

If you’d like a say in the future of the Tucumcari Railroad Station, come to Dean’s restaurant at noon on Sunday. Elmo Baca, an instructor at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque is conducting a site visit on behalf of the city’s MainStreet project. Baca will be accompanied by five graduate students who are studying […]