Willie Ennis

Willie Clinton Ennis, 77, of Norman, Okla., formerly of Tucumcari, died Saturday, April 23, 2005, in Cheyenne, Wyo. He was born on Jan. 17, 1928, in Coalgate, Okla., to Arson and Evelyn Ennis. He married Roxie Williams Townsend on Jan. 24, 1945, in Ada, Okla. He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; […]

Louise Stull

Louise Stull, 87, died in the Coon Memorial Nursing Home in Dalhart, Texas on Saturday April 23, 2005 following an extended illness. Stull was born March 21, 1918 in Dalhart. She had been a long time resident of the Nara Visa community. She was a member of the Logan Church of Christ. She was a […]

Benseslou Sandoval

Benseslou “Ben” “Uncle Nebi” Sandoval, 68, died Saturday April 23, 2005 at Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari. Sandoval was born on April 18, 1937 in Anton Chico. He was a life time resident of Tucumcari. He was a member of the St. Anne’s Catholic Church of Tucumcari. He was retired from construction work. He was […]

Nicolas S. Pacheco

Nicolas S. Pacheco, 99, died in Schertz Texas on Friday April 22, 2005 following an extended illness. Pacheco was born Dec. 23, 1905 in Santa Rosa in the then Territory of New Mexico. He was a member of the St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. Hew as a retired construction worker. He was preceded in […]

Quay County tracksters place at Rattler Relays

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QCS Staff On April 23, seven teams from eastern New Mexico competed in track at Rattler Stadium in preparation for the upcoming district meet in Clayton, April 30. The following Quay County athletes placed in the top three in Tucumcari. Boys Nick Wiegel, Tucumcari: 100 meter dash: second place, 11.43 seconds David Atwood, Tucumcari: 200 […]

4/27 Police Blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by Tucumcari Police during the past several days. According to the reports: April 25 • About 11:30 p.m. a woman in the 200 block of East Max Avenue called in reference to a suspicious male subject knocking on her door and yelling. She advised the subject got […]

Walking reminds of walk with God

By Debra Whittington: Notes from the church lady Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us. Hebrews 12: 1 With warmer […]

Hebrews tells of new covenant

By Leonart Laurialt: Church of Christ The short (13: 22, unless otherwise indicated, scripture references are from Hebrews) Hebrews letter, mainly demonstrates the superiority of Jesus and his new covenant over the old covenant (8: 6-13). Today, God speaks through Jesus, who’s equally God and provided purification for our sins (1: 1-14). Sin results in […]

Volunteers spend day picking up trash around Tucumcari as part of the Great American Cleanup

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By Tova Fruchtman: Quay County Sun Planners and participants in the Keep Tucumcari Beautiful clean-up Saturday were a little disappointed about the turnout. But that didn’t stop them from collecting more than 50 bags of trash through out the weekend. A group of 16 volunteers Saturday, and 4 others who couldn’t attend the event but […]

Storm and batteries bring frustration

Lynn Moncus: Comments from the canyon A question for this week: How many degrees does and Aggie have to earn in order to be able to install small batteries in a remote control? Obviously, this Aggie hasn’t earned enough and must have skipped the part about plus and minus! Yes, that little bit of carelessness […]