Officials to relocate playground equipment


Thomas Garcia State and city officials agreed on a plan to restore and relocate the playground equipment from the Five Mile Park to the Tucumcari Historical Museum. “It is good to see proactive involvement from a community to save a historical location such as Five Mile Park,” said Pilar M. Cannizzaro, architectural project reviewer for […]

Rattlers hunting win

Thomas Garcia Tucumcari, Logan and House are still in hunt for their first win while the San Jon Coyotes will try to carry over the momentum from last week’s win.

Looking back — Sept. 1

September 1967

Traffic stop nets pot cache


Thomas Garcia A Georgia man is in federal custody following a traffic stop resulting in the seizure of 900 pounds of marijuana near Tucumcari.

Innovation key to our survival

Russell Anglin As another Monday afternoon beckons, I sit at my desk with my voice recorder and near-empty cup of coffee and contemplate how I am going to fill the space allotted for my column this week.

Pleasing God life’s ultimate goal

Debra Whittington “Well done, good and faithful servant…enter thou into the joy of thy lord”. Matthew 25:23

Hospital staffing top priority for new recruits


Russell Anglin Lance Labine, Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital administrator, settled into his new position during his first day of work Monday.

Workers persevere every time

Baxter Black “A good day’s work is a good day’s work.” Labor Day 2010 finds us with our head down, shoulders to the wheel, noses to the grindstone and 10 percent unemployment. The high unemployment is not because we don’t know how to work. We do! The proof is our high productivity per capita. Today […]

Fishing report — Sept. 1

The fishing report from New Mexico Wildlife Department is generated by officers and anglers.

Community calendar — Sept. 1

Friday Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Saturday Louie Lewis Martinez benefit dance at 8 p.m., Knight of Columbus Hall. Labor Day City and County offices closed. Tuesday Red Hat Society meeting at noon, Del’s Restaurant. Museum Advisory Board at 3 p.m., Tucumcari Historical Museum. Golf Course Advisory Board at 5:30 p.m.,Tucumcari […]