Local inventors to appear on TV show

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By Thomas Garcia QCS Senior Writer A survival gear invention developed and built by the local small business owners Adam and Kim Nichols, will be featured today on an episode of The Discovery Science Channel’s series “All-American Makers.” The Nicholses own and operate Rugged Inc., a business based in their garage that produces a survival […]

New services are planned for Trigg

By Thomas Garcia QCS Senior Writer Quay County Commissioners discussed the efforts in progress and those planned to improve local patient care at Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital on Monday with new administrator Donald Weidmann. “I am very excited about what I have seen since I began work on Christmas Eve,” Weidmann said. Weidmann was […]

Sheriff requests funding from state legislators

Staff Report Quay County Sheriff Russell Shafer told county commissioners Monday that state legislators are considering several bills aimed at bolstering law enforcement capabilities for the region. Shafer said he and Under Sheriff Dennis Garcia felt honored that the state House of Representatives is considering the legislation. Among the several pieces of legislation considered, Shafer […]

What’s Happening—Feb. 10

Thursday City Commission Work Session: 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission: 6 p.m., City Hall City offices will be closed on Feb. 14 to observe President’s Day Wednesday Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board: 10 a.m., City Hall Fed. 22 Quay County Commission: 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse Library Advisory Board: 5:15 p.m., Library Feb.23 City […]

Menus— Feb. 10

The following are the menus for the senior centers and schools in Quay County for  Feb. 11-17. Senior centers Coffee, tea and milk served daily Thursday Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, whole wheat rolls, margarine, apple cobbler Friday Bean burrito, Spanish rice, beets, crackers with peanut butter, mixed fruit Monday Closed […]

Police Blotter/ Jail Logs— Feb. 10

The following is a sampling of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Feb. 1 • 10:28 a.m., a woman reported vandalism of a vehicle on the 900 block of South 10th Street. • 12:24 p.m., a fight was reported on the 300 block of West […]

Phil Tafone: Stay active this winter for a lean spring

Phil Tafone Guest Columnist It is no coincidence that almost all of us find ourselves a bit rounder in the middle come spring. The issues behind winter weight gain are both physiological and social. As a fitness trainer, I often have a talk with clients around this time of year to discuss some goals for […]

Honor Roll— Feb. 10

Logan Honor Roll second nine weeks A Honor Roll First Grade Tyler Batson Blake Bidegain Kiera Black Vincent DeLuca Flnoy Fincannon Reese Hastie Elizabeth Kanapilly Joanna Ramirez Serenity Savala Brandy Smith Mitchell Wall William Wyatt Second Grade Hayden Bruhn Keenan Daugherty Christopher Lucero Peyton Merrill Javida Roberts Desta Rose Mylee Stone William Turpin Mason Wallin […]

Menus— Feb. 3

The following are the menus for the senior centers and schools in Quay County for  Feb. 4 – Feb. 10. Senior centers Coffee, tea and milk served daily Thursday Meatloaf, garlic mashed potatoes, broccoli and cauliflower with cheese, dinner roll, margarine, pineapple chunks Friday Kraut dog, California vegetables, baked French fries, strawberries and bananas, pumpkin […]

What’s Happening—Feb. 3

Today Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board: 10 a.m., City Hall Feb. 8 Quay County Commission: 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse City Offices Feb. 11 City Commission Work Session: 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission: 6 p.m., City Hall City offices will be closed on Feb. 14 to observe President’s Day Feb. 17 Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication […]