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Articles from the March 21, 2018 edition

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 By Thomas Garcia    News    March 21, 2018

Tucumcari man pleads guilty to sex charges

TUCUMCARI - A Tucumcari man faces up to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to charges of criminal sexual penetration involving two...

 
 By Staff report    News    March 21, 2018

Quay County to have two contested primaries

Candidates filled today at the Quay County Clerk's Office for the June 5 primary election in Quay County including Quay County Sheriff, Magistrate...

 
 By Steve Hansen    News    March 21, 2018

Martinez named interim city manager

Mark Martinez became Tucumcari's interim city manager during a special meeting of the Tucumcari City Commission Thursday, agreeing to serve in that...

 
 By David Grieder    News    March 21, 2018

Ortega tapped for water authority administrator role

PORTALES - Orlando Ortega will assume the responsibilities of "administrator of project advancement, planning and communication" for the Eastern New...

 
 By Staff report    News    March 21, 2018

Tucumcari man in national songwriting contest

Tucumcari's Levi Mericle, who has had his poetry recognized and published internationally, is a finalist in the International Song Writing...

 

Calendar - March 21

Thursday • Re-envision the Tucumcari Truck Terminal Community Workshop, 11 a.m., - 4 p.m., Tucumcari Convention Center Saturday • Center Street United Methodist Enchilada Lunch, 11 a.m., - 2...

 

Menus - March 21

The following are the menus for the Tucumcari and Logan senior centers and schools in Quay County for today through March 28: Senior centers Coffee, tea and milk served daily Logan Thursday: Taco...

 

Police blotter - March 21

The following individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center March 13-19: • Michael Gilmore, 34, aggravated assault • Nathan Sims, 33, battery against a household member • David...

 
 By Steve Hansen    Opinion    March 21, 2018

Unchecked power never ends well

The fates of Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal and of both U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and U.S. Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe in recent weeks illustrated what happens when elected...

 

Child pornography bill deserves action from Congress

Victims of child pornography are entitled to restitution from those who victimize them, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in 2014. But the means for doing so are incredibly burdensome, and Congress should...

 

Lauriault: God's signs are there if you look

We’ve had spring-like weather for awhile now, but that was only a sign of the reality of spring that’s now come about. Now, trees are sprouting leaves indicating that summer is approaching (Luke...

 
 By Staff report    News    March 21, 2018

Clerk's office holding voter drive

A voter registration drive is being conducted by the Quay County Clerk’s Office and will continue through May 8, the day registration books close for the primary election. The drive is being...

 

Pages Past - March 1967

• Al Unser, 27, came to Tucumcari. A veteran of the Indianapolis 500, he is sponsored by the National Safety Council. Unser visited the city to let teens know why it is good to be a safe driver....

 
 By Staff report    News    March 21, 2018

Youth participate in state hoop shoot

Seven area students participated in the Knights of Columbus State free throw competition March 17 in Tucumcari. "These kids did an amazing job at...

 
 By Staff report    Sports    March 21, 2018

Rattler baseball to face Grady

The Tucumcari Rattlers varsity baseball team will play Thursday against the Grady Bronchos in its second home game of the season. “We will be playing our fourth game of the season, but technically...

 
 By Staff report    Sports    March 21, 2018

Rattler softball off to 1-2 start

The Tucumcari Rattlers varsity softball team will play against the Lady Longhorns Thursday at Logan. “I’m very excited about what these girls can do this season,” said Donnie Garcia, Lady...

 
 By Thomas Garcia    Sports    March 21, 2018

Rattlers claim win in home meet

The Tucumcari Rattlers finished first and the Logan Lady Longhorns placed second as teams had several area track and field athletes qualify for state...

 

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