04-30-08: Fishing Report

This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from officers and anglers.

Household utensils can hold religious meaning

By Debra Whittington And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; Knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ. Colossians 3:23-24 When asked to help decorate for a deacon ordination dinner, my thoughts turned to table decorations. […]

04-30-08: Calendar

Today: Noon, Tucumcari Kiwanis Club, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Rt. 66 Blvd. Call 461-3715 for information.Today: 5:30 p.m., meeting of The Class of 2008 Parent Committee, Mesalands Community College. All parents and students are encouraged to attend. Call Kim Enriquez, 403-6713; Yvette Fazekas, 403-8536; or Jennifer DeBord, 403-7865.Today: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 […]

04-30-2008: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department.

Interfaith group adopts new name

Members of the former Ministerial Alliance voted last month to change their name to Fellowship of Christian Pastors, said Fellowship president David McAfee. One of the group’s first activities is the sponsorship of a “Family Night in Tucumcari” picnic that will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the softball fields by the […]

April 1955

The County Board of Education and rural school district directors met in Tucumcari to discuss a proposed merger of the Forrest district with the McAlister and Fields schools. … “The Beauties and Cultures of the Iris” was discussed by Lillian McIntosh at the meeting of La Esperanza Club in the home of Mrs. Bennie F. […]

Registration for spay/neuter clinic set for Thursday

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Registration for Tucumcari’s 2008 Spay/Neuter Clinic will begin Thursday at City Hall. The Santa Fe Animal Shelters mobile van will be at Fire Station #1 123 N. Adams on May 24 and 25 to perform the operations.The service is available to all residents of Tucumcari but space is limited […]

UNM students present downtown redevelopment designs

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Plans for downtown redevelopment by students from UNM were received with enthusiasm by local residents. “I like what I see here,” said Beth Parmer, who joined more than a dozen residents as the presentation on Saturday. The students from the UNM School of Architecture and Planning provided illlustrated drawings […]

Rattlers begin search for new football coach

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun In the fall, the Rattlers are expected to have a new football coach calling the plays. Rattlers football coach Dub Smith’s contract was not renewed for the 2008-2009 school year, said athletic director Wayne Ferguson.Smith, who led the Rattlers to the Class 2A title in 2002, has been head […]

Podcast: Sen. Jeff Bingaman talks to N.M. radio reporters

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman today talked to New Mexico radio reporters about a variety of topics, including his decision to support Senator Obama for president. Click herefor the podcast. 00:00 – Bingaman talks about his decision to announce his support Senator Obama for president. 04:25 – Bingaman talks about the Senate Democratic Policy […]