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Articles from the September 4, 2019 edition

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 By Ron Warnick    News    September 4, 2019

Candidates file for positions

A total of 34 candidates went to the Quay County Clerk's Office on Aug. 27 to officially file as candidates for November's local nonpartisan...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    September 4, 2019

MainStreet makes Christmas tourism effort

The new executive director of the Tucumcari MainStreet program wants to put the Christmas season on the city’s tourism radar. Connie Loveland, who took over the MainStreet post in June, announced...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 4, 2019

Mesalands honored in rankings

Mesalands Community College in Tucumcari recently was named the best community college in New Mexico by WalletHub, and it also outranked all...

 

Calendar - Sept. 4

• Friday, Sunday — Labor Day Bingo from 7 to 10 p.m. Win up to $750, and multiple winners will divide the prize. $20 a pack, with extra packs for $2 each or three for $5. Tucumcari Columbus Club,...

 

Menus - Sept. 4

Tucumcari schools Wednesday — Breakfast: Denver muffinwich, bagel with strawberry cream cheese, fruit, juice, milk; Lunch: Frito pie with chili con carne and shredded cheddar cheese, egg and cheese...

 

Letter to the editor - Sept. 4

Vote with your faith, conscience NBA legend Bob Cousy got the Medal of Freedom Award from President Trump. Now, Cousy offers an “assist” to Trump by saying he will vote for him in 2020 because he...

 
 By Staff report    News    September 4, 2019

Online debt-collection service implemented

An online service for resolving debt-collection lawsuits was implemented statewide by New Mexico courts this week, including Quay County. Online Dispute Resolution is a free service that allows both...

 

Take care in throwing things out

We pick up trash along U.S. 54 about twice a year and, every once in a while, we find something of potential value and put into a separate bucket with recyclable plastics, cans, bottles, etc., for fur...

 

Pages past - Sept. 4

1969: City attorney Robert Rowley brought to attention to the Tucumcari City Commission that certain licensees have been or may be contemplating the Sunday sale of alcoholic beverages and that such...

 

Release of video about truth, transparency

When interim Fort Worth Police Chief Ed Kraus released video from cameras worn by officers involved in yet another fatal shooting last month, he made clear how unusual it was that the video was...

 

The less info classified the better

Former FBI Director James Comey was the subject last week of yet another Washington dust-devil involving what he might have said in some emails that he shouldn’t have said in emails. Once again,...

 

Time for Joe Biden to get off stage

We got used to his serial gaffes long ago. “That’s just Joe,” his friends and supporters say about his latest gaffes today. I’m not one to make fun of him by calling him “Sleepy Joe” or...

 

Logan cruises

LOGAN - Defending Class 1A volleyball champion Logan cruised through its season-opening Lady Longhorn Volleyball Tournament, including a 25-18,...

 

Rattlers come from behind

Fourth-quarter rushing touchdowns by Caleb White and TJ Lampkin fueled the Tucumcari football team to a come-from-behind 27-20 victory Saturday afternoon at Albuquerque Academy. On paper, it appeared...

 

Shorthanded Coyotes can't stop Lake Arthur

SAN JON - Lake Arthur scored on its first 11 possessions during a 77-32 victory over a shorthanded San Jon/Grady team Friday afternoon during the...

 

Tucumcari's Shipley commits to Commerce

Tucumcari High School all-state girls basketball player Ashley Shipley, who will be entering her senior year with the Lady Rattlers this fall,...

 

Encinias, Lucero 1-2 at Mora meet

Runners from the Tucumcari cross-country girls team finished 1-2 at the Mora Invitational on Saturday. Erin Encinias of Tucumcari was the top girls...

 

Police blotter - Sept. 4

These calls were made to the Tucumcari-Quay Regional Emergency Communications Center from Aug. 19 to Aug. 31: Aug. 19 • 8:29 a.m.: Traffic accident with damage in 200 block of East Center Street,...

 

Jail log - Sept. 4

These individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center from Aug. 26 to Aug. 29: • Francisco Galvan, 45, Tucumcari, contempt of court and disorderly conduct. • Victoria Lee Krym, 26,...

 

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