2010 obituaries

The following people with area ties died in 2010 and their obituaries were published in the Quay County Sun. A Abeyta, Steve F., 70 of Tucumcari, Jan. 17 Adams, Sidney Edward, 88 of Tucumcari, June 5 Adelina Moya, 70 of Tucumcari, Jan. 17 Andrada, Casey, 49 of Tucumcari, March 20 Apodaca, Charlene Antionette, 41 of […]

Community calendar — Aug. 25

Today • Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Thursday • Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall. • City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Friday • City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Aug. 31 • Quay County Association of Educatonal Retirees, 11:30 a.m., at K-Bob’s Steakhouse. Sept. […]

Fishing report — Aug. 25

The fishing report from New Mexico Wildlife Department is generated by officers and anglers. Area lake reports: • Clayton Lake: There has been light pressure and fishing is slow. A few channel catfish have been caught on night crawlers. Look for fishing to pick up in the next few weeks. • Conchas Lake: The water […]

Senior menus — Aug. 25

The following are the lunch menus for Aug. 26 – Sept. 1 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday: Green chili hamburger, lettuce, tomato, cheese, onion, pickles, pork and beans, watermelon. Friday: Grilled cheese sandwich, vegetable soup, crackers, apricots. Monday: Chicken pot pie, buttered green beans with onions, beets, apple crisp. Tuesday: Italian pork chops, broccoli […]

School menus — Aug. 25

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. Tucumcari Monday Breakfast — Cereal and Graham Crackers. Lunch — Barbecue pork ribs, baked beans, corn on the cob, sliced bread, fresh pears and milk. Tuesday Breakfast — Sausage and cheese English muffin. Lunch — Grilled cheese sandwich, fresh broccoli and carrots with dip, fresh […]

Police blotter — Aug. 25

The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday • At 12:56 a.m. a man was arrested for a warrant at a residence on the 700 block of West Sunset Avenue. The man was taken to the Quay County Detention […]

Tucumcari joins MaintStreet group


Russell Anglin The city of Tucumcari received certification on Aug. 14 as an official MainStreet community from the State’s Economic Department’s MainStreet organization. At the Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce monthly social Thursday, MainStreet executive director Mark Lake reported on revitalization projects throughout the year and encouraged attendees to become members of the local MainStreet organization. […]

Fishing report — Aug. 18

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

Our page — Aug. 11

Mesalands assists in food crisis Mesalands Community College’s staff members recently collected over 300 items of food to assist in the humanitarian hunger crisis that exists in the region of Columbus. On Aug. 6 the donated items were taken to the Roadrunner Food Bank and the Community Action Agency in Las Cruces who then distributed […]

Bingaman to visit Tucumcari and Clovis on Wednesday

U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman will be in Tucumcari and Clovis on Wednesday, Aug. 11 and will take part in several events in the area.