Rough and tough: Doctors say horseplay is good for kids

roughhousing

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 – […]

Sports Physical Wednesday at Rattler Gym

QCS Staff Tucumcari Schools

Physical activity options plenty

Tom Morris “If physical activity could be put in the form of a pill, it would be the most highly prescribed medication in the world”, say the vast majority of health professionals. The Surgeon General has determined that lack of physical activity is detrimental to your health. Being physically active for as little as 30 […]

Posinski named new administrator of Dan Trigg Memorial Hospital

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The Dr. Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital (DCT) has named Matt Posinski administrator of its 25-bed hospital. Posinski, who currently serves as director of Rehabilitation Services, begins his new position on Monday. “My role as administrator is to serve employees on the front line, the staff and management so […]

Female officer returns from academy

William Thompson Patrolman Patricia Earle of the Tucumcari Police Department returned to active duty recently after a five-month stint at the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy in Santa Fe. Earle underwent mental and physical training in order to be certified as a police officer. She said it was a little difficult coming back to routine […]