Curnutt selected as new mayor

Thomas Garcia It was down to business Thursday for the newly sworn in city commissioners Daniel Lopez and Dora Salinas Mctigue. McTigue and Lopez were sworn in at a workshop at City Hall before their first commission meeting. The meeting was chaired by senior commissioner Robert Lumpkin, who welcomed the new commissioners. “I’d like to [...]

Redistricting shuffles state lawmakers

Alisa Boswell Local state representatives say big changes are in store for state House districts under a new redistricting plan declared law Tuesday by Santa Fe Judge James Hall. “My district currently stretches from Portales to the Colorado state line, but in the new map, I would take on a bigger portion of Portales, almost [...]

4-H Year End and Hall of Fame awards

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QCS Staff Quay County 4-H Holds Year End Achievement Night

Local briefs — Nov. 2

Work session being held The Tucumcari City Commission will hold a Work Session 9 a.m., Nov. 15 at City Hall to discuss water rates. The Commissioners set up the workshop during Thursday’s commission meeting, where citizens spoke out about their displeasure over the rate increase. Several residents have reported their bill increasing five-fold — from [...]

Rough and tough: Doctors say horseplay is good for kids

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Sam McManis Squeals of delight, piercing and persistent, issued from the staircase down the hall. Some serious roughhousing was under way at this Natomas, Calif., home, but mom Michelle Hewitt hardly fretted. She and husband Dan consider themselves physical and playful parents, and the kids – Alice, 5, William, 3, and even 14-month-old Claire – [...]

Calendar — June 22

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 Monday Recreation Board at 6 p.m., Recreation Center. Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse Tuesday Planning and Zoning Advisory Board at 5:15 p.m., City Hall Organizations Altrusa [...]

Calendar – May 25

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 Service clubs Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: First and third Wednesday of each month, noon, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Route 66. Call 461-1377. American Legion Auxiliary: Bingo, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, [...]

Calendar — May 18

Friday Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library Monday Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse Tuesday Planning and Zoning Advisory Board at 5:15 p.m., City Hall May 26 Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall May 27 City Finance Board at 10 a.m., [...]

Calendar — May 8

Thursday City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall Wednesday Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board at 10 a.m., City Hall May 20 Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library May 23 Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse May 24 Planning and Zoning Advisory [...]

Calendar — May 4

Friday Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at 10 a.m., City Hall Monday Quay County Commission at 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC May 12 City Commission work session at 5 p.m., City Hall City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall May 18 Tucumcari/Quay Regional Emergency Communication Board at 10 a.m., [...]