Airport security measures warrant reconsideration

Freedom New Mexico As we arrive at the busiest air travel day of the year and the busiest season for flying, airline travel is poised to be fouled up not only by the weather but by the Transportation Security Administration and the inevitable backlash against the TSA’s new intrusive screening mandates. Whatever happens this Thanksgiving […]

Area meteorologists expect milder conditions this winter

QCSun Staff The upcoming winter weather in Quay County should be warmer, milder and drier than last winter’s, a National Weather Service meteorologist said. Kerry Jones, meteorologist with the NWS Albuquerque area office, said this winter marks a transition from El Nino to La Nina weather patterns in the United States. “(La Nina) is when […]

I can forecast weather well

Karl Terry Weather prognosticators — they’re a dime a dozen. I predict many of them will be all wet. We’ve all got our favorite TV weather person. We choose them for their banter or their graphics or the way they dress, but chances are they usually don’t predict the weather worth a hoot. They all […]

Severe thunderstorm warning issued

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Quay, De Baca and Curry Counties.

Area sporting events canceled due to weather

QCS Staff Saturday’s Rattler Relays have been canceled due to the weather, said Wayne Ferguson, Tucumcari Athletic Director.

Press release: Rep. Lujan’s events canceled

Freedom New Mexico Rep. Ben Lujan’s visit to Tucumcari has been canceled due to inclement weather in Washington, D.C. The weather has canceledflights out of Washington, D.C. The event has not been rescheduled at this time.

Weather delays area schools

Inclement weather has delayed the start of school on Tuesday in the following districts: * Tucumcari schools are delayed two hours. * Logan schools are delayed two hours. * San Jon schools are delayed two hours. *

Weather throws unexpected change in life

By Debra Whittington “…The LORD God made the earth and the heavens” Genesis 2:4 People are taught to be self-reliant, although all you have to do is observe a toddler to see proof we are actually born with it. Just think about watching someone trying to put on a toddler’s shoes and the youngster has […]

Don’t wait for weather to storm

by Leonard Lauriault Our nation has faced some difficult times this century. Recession, terrorism, war, even the weather has been in the news. These are all among the storms of life that will continue until Jesus returns; although, they won’t be an indication that his return is imminent (Mathew 24: 3-8). Still, we are to […]

Weather could delay deliveries

The region’s severe winter snow and ice storm could delay when your Friday morning newspaper will be delivered — by up to a day. Road conditions will dictate when our independent contractors will be able to safely deliver your Portales News-Tribune and Clovis News Journal. But Friday afternoon deliveries could occur, or Saturday if roads […]