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 By Ron Warnick    News    April 24, 2019

Al Hurricane Jr. to perform

Al Hurricane Jr., son of the "Godfather of New Mexico music," returns to perform in Tucumcari for the first time in at least a decade Saturday night...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 24, 2019

Mesalands board approves 2020 operating budget

The Mesalands Community College board of trustees on April 16 approved a $9.6 million operating budget for fiscal year 2020 that runs a deficit of about $153,000. College President John Groesbeck,...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 24, 2019

Tucumcari school board approves resolutions for school year

The Tucumcari school board approved several resolutions for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year, including setting pay levels, an operating budget and the school calendar. In general, teachers, office...

 
 By Ron Warnick    Sports    April 24, 2019

Logan defeats Tucumcari

Center fielder AnnMarie Strong caught Tucumcari slugger Loren Chavez's sinking line drive in the gap and held on for the final out despite colliding...

 
 By Ron Warnick    Sports    April 24, 2019

Tucumcari somehow still alive for postseason

The Tucumcari baseball team lost four more games last week, extending its losing streak to 15. Improbably enough, the Rattlers (1-17) still have a...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 24, 2019

Man briefly jailed after accusation of phone robbery

A Tucumcari man briefly was jailed last week after being accused of robbing another man of his cellphone and demanding money from the victim to give it back. Raymond Pacheco, 55, was booked on a...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 24, 2019

Tax board hands out less money

Entities and festivals that requested money from the Tucumcari Lodgers’ Tax Board during a special meeting Wednesday often received less — sometimes much less — due to budget constraints. The...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 17, 2019

State Supreme Court censures district judge

The New Mexico Supreme Court publicly censured a 10th Judicial District judge in Tucumcari after ruling he violated the Code of Judicial Conduct during a private meeting last year with Quay...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 17, 2019

Former fire chief pleads to five counts

A former Tucumcari fire chief on Tuesday pleaded no contest in district court to five criminal counts — three of them felonies — from a 2017 case in which he was accused of drugging and sexually...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 17, 2019

Remembering the early days

Cold wind and spitting rain lessened turnout Saturday for the first of four special events to mark the 50th anniversary of the Tucumcari Historical...

 
 By Ron Warnick    Sports    April 17, 2019

Girls sweep doubleheaders

The Tucumcari girls softball team swept doubleheaders last week against Estancia and Pecos to improve to 8-1 overall. On Thursday at Rattler Field,...

 
 By Ron Warnick    Sports    April 17, 2019

Rattlers drop four more games

The Tucumcari baseball team dropped two more home doubleheaders to district foes NMMI and East Mountain last week, extending its losing streak to 11...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 17, 2019

Man faces jail after failure to appear

A Tucumcari man charged of a felony count of extreme animal cruelty faces jail again after a district judge issued a bench warrant for his arrest after he failed to appear in court for arraignment Wed...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 10, 2019

Clerk talks voter laws

Quay County Clerk Ellen White told Quay County commissioners during their regular meeting Monday a new state law that allows same-day voter registration during elections will add “expensive...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 10, 2019

Racino settlement in question

Those awaiting a decision on a sixth horse-racing license in New Mexico will be waiting for a while longer. A settlement announced Wednesday of a lawsuit that had held up a license announcement for mo...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 10, 2019

Former donut shop owner arrested in Kentucky

Police in Kentucky arrested the former owner and operator of the now-closed Tucumcari Donuts after he was accused of stealing $26,000 worth of doughnut-making and restaurant equipment from the...

 
 By Ron Warnick    Sports    April 10, 2019

Rattlers lose four

Fielding and mental errors continued to plague the Tucumcari baseball team during doubleheader losses to Mora and Dexter last week. On Saturday,...

 
 By Ron Warnick    Sports    April 10, 2019

Lady Rattlers take first loss of season

Against an all-state pitcher, the Tucumcari girls softball team couldn't afford many mistakes Thursday against (Las Vegas) Robertson. As a result,...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 10, 2019

Museum to celebrate 50th anniversary

The Tucumcari Historical Museum on Saturday will host the first of four special events to mark its 50th anniversary. Saturday’s event, called “The Early Days,” will delve into Quay County’s...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 10, 2019

Man accused of leaving accident

Quay County sheriff’s deputies booked a Clovis man into the county jail after they accused him of being involved in an injury accident on Highway 209 south of Tucumcari and walking from the scene....

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 10, 2019

Board members express dissatisfaction with billboards

Several members of the Tucumcari Lodgers’ Tax Board on Wednesday expressed dissatisfaction with the design of new tourism billboards west of the city. Members said they liked the design for the...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 3, 2019

Park coming into focus

Proposed redevelopment of Five Mile Park west of Tucumcari came more into focus during meetings Thursday of the park's planning committee. Among the...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 3, 2019

NRA banquet sells short

The 11th annual Quay County Friends of National Rifle Association Banquet on Saturday drew nearly 480 people but proved to be less than a sellout -...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    April 3, 2019

Health forum seeks to educate

In some cases, Quay County residents aren't lacking in certain healthcare services so much as they don't know they exist in the first place. That...

 
 By Ron Warnick    Sports    April 3, 2019

Lady Longhorns take meet

The Logan girls track team continued its strong early-season showing by winning its 16-team Logan Invitational on Saturday. The Tucumcari boys team,...

 

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