Philanthropic Educational Organization of Tucumcari attends convention

Delegates Linda Cosner and Ruth Ann Litchfield from Chapter D in Tucumcari recently returned from Albuquerque where they attended a convention of the New Mexico chapter of the Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) Sisterhood. More than 180 women from around the state were registered to attend the three-day event held at the Albuquerque Hilton hotel. During […]

Frost to host meeting at convention center

Warren Frost, executive director of the Quay County Gaming Authority, will host a meeting at the Tucumcari Convention Center exhibit hall Sept. 29 at 6 p.m. to discuss Tucumcari’s future regarding the race track and casino and to give the public an update regarding where the city currently stands on the matter.For more information, call […]

City to discuss lighting

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Tucumcari City Commission will hold a public hearing to discuss restoring lighting along west Route 66 to promote safety and commerce. Route 66 from the Tucumcari Convention Center west to Interstate 40 has been without street lights for two years. The hearing is set for 5 p.m. May […]

Community calendar

Today: Rattler Reunion, Tucumcari Convention Center, mixer, golf, social, dinner, dance, parade of classes, pictures, luncheons and banquet. Visit tucumcarirattlers.com. Today: 5 pm, Farmers’ Market, “Grilling Day,” Wailes Park, Tucumcari Boulevard and Date Street. Call 461-8531. Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910. Mondays ongoing: […]

Conference focuses on energy renewables

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Thomas Garcia Guest speakers and exhibits focusing on renewable energy filled the Tucumcari Convention Center Tuesday, all part of the RENEW 2009 conference. “This is a great event. New Mexico and Quay County have a lot of renewable energy potential,” said Jimmy Sandoval, Tucumcari City Commissioner. Explaining how to tap wind energy was Logan resident, […]

12-06-2008: Calendar

Calendar for Saturday12-06-08 December Today: 10 a.m., Pecan Treasures Show, Tucumcari Convention center, Convention Center, 1500 W. Route 66 Blvd. Call 461-4079.Today: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., a Christmas to Remember, tree viewing, style show and luncheon, chili cook off and Christmas Shopping, Santa arrives at 7 p.m., Tucumcari Convention center, Convention Center, 1500 W. […]

Rattler reunion events set to start Thursday

All events take place at the Tucumcari Convention Center, 1500 W. Route 66 Blvd., unless otherwise noted. Thursday l 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Rattler Mixer – Del’s delicious platters furnished by Alumni Board, cash bar. – Convention Center Patio.Friday l 9 a.m. – 8:30 p.m., Registration, $35 per person – includes banquet, dances, newspaper […]

Community Notes: Reunion planning, Commodities distribution, Bookmobile schedule

Reunion planners meet SundayThe Tucumcari Rattlers class of 1978 will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday at the Convention Center to plan for the 2008 reunion.“Come out if you can,” said an organizer, “Your ideas and assistance are needed.” Commodities distribution set for May 28Commodities will be distributed to qualified recipients from 9 a.m. to […]

Tucumcari Arts Festival opens today

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Special to the QCS The Sixth Annual Tucumcari Arts Festival is open today and Sunday at theTucumcari Convention Center The arts festival will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m on Saturday. Besides art there will be a couple of collections; a hat collection owned by […]

Lautner, aka ‘Sharkboy’ to visit

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun A martial arts tournament, featuring karate, tae kwon do and ju jitsu, will be held this weekend at the Tucumcari Convention Center. The featured presenter will be Disney and Nickelodeon star and martial artist, Taylor Lautner, also known as “Sharkboy.” Lautner will be signing autographs and teaching some classes. […]