Quay County Sun - Serving the High Plains

Two daycare workers arrested in child's death

PORTALES - One child died, another is in critical condition and two Portales daycare workers have been arrested for leaving the children in a hot...

Baby Maliyah 'happiest, brightest little girl'

PORTALES - Maliyah Jones was only 22 months old, but she'd already developed an irresistible personality. "She was the sweetest, happiest, brightest...

Rights group protests recent ICE tactics

CLOVIS — A statewide immigrant rights group has spoken out on reports of “horrible tactics” implemented last week by federal agents in Clovis, voicing concern for the “ripple effects” of...

Panhandling not a problem for police in Clovis, Portales

CLOVIS - Local panhandlers are not treated like a problem, according to stationary panhandlers and law enforcement. Local panhandler Robert Smith...

Law office dedicated to slain DA

A dedication ceremony honoring the slain 10th Judicial District Attorney Victor Breen will be held Friday with local officials, residents and Breen family members present. Current 10th DA Tim Rose...

There will be no Trump impeachment

For whatever reason, the term “impeachment” has been making a regular appearance in the media since Jan. 21. Democrats on the far left, alas I...

Jail log - July 26

The following individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center July 15-21: • Edward Apodaca, 27, trafficking controled substance • Erice Baca, 53, warrant • Francisco Galvan, 43,...

Spirit Ride honors local fallen towman

Law enforcement, firefighters and first responders from Tucumcari, New Mexico and beyond joined in a mile-long procession July 18 through Tucumcari...

Funding cut from Children Youth and Families Department

A reduction in contract funding of more than $150,000 will limit the service range of the home visits for expecting, parents, guardians of children, while eliminating Curry County services from the...

4-H rodeo kicks Thursday at fairgrounds

Rodeo contestants, families from across the state will compete this weekend at the 2017 Quay County 4-H Rodeo in Tucumcari. Last year 51 contestants competed in events including barrels racing and...

Coyotes volleyball team looks forward to new season

SAN JON — The San Jon Coyotes volleyball team plans to combine the lessons from a harsh year of growing pains and a summer of learning to compete in a season full of potential. “I cannot believe...

AG jumped the gun suing Presbyterian before audit's done

In a classic New Mexico case of “Ready, Fire, Aim,” New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas has filed a lawsuit accusing Presbyterian Healthcare Services of defrauding the state and possibly...

Presidents don't sway economy

The Republicans are still running against Obama, even though the GOP has dropped the ball for the second time on repealing and replacing Obamacare. Meanwhile, the country waits with bated breath to...

God has no silent partners

Albeit with good intentions, parents sometimes cause their children problems. My daughter has chastised me several times about one such instance: We hyphenated her first name with both components...

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2017