12/31 School menus

Logan Monday: No school. Tuesday: No school. Wednesday: Breakfast — Pancake on a stick, juice, milk; Lunch — (Wednesday is salad bar day this week.) Thursday: Breakfast — Biscuit, sausage, juice, milk; Lunch — Green chili slide, French fries, salad, cake, milk. Friday: No school. Note: Other county schools’ January menus are unavailable at this […]

12/31 Calendar

Today: Everyone’s Federal Credit Union will be closed today and Monday, Jan. 2, with regular hours resuming on Tuesday. Call 461-0433. Saturdays ongoing: N.A. meetings from 7 to 8 p.m. at St. Anne’s Church, 306 W. High St., in the Madonna room. Call 449-7409 for more info. Monday: The Quay County Courthouse will be closed […]

12/31 Game time

Tucumcari Tucumcari Rattlers and Lady Rattlers basketball Jan. 5-7 TBD, Santa Rosa invitational tournament, VB, Santa Rosa Jan. 5-7 TBD, Sandia Prep invitational tournament, VG, Albuquerque Jan. 10, 3 p.m. — Raton, JV, V, B & G, away Jan. 13, 4 p.m. — *Santa Rosa, JV, V, B & G, home Jan. 14, 4 p.m. […]

12/31 Obituaries

Laheeta Harvey Services: Have been held. Laheeta L. Harvey, 87, died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2005, at her ranch home at Encino. She was born Nov. 12, 1918, north of Fort Sumner to John Richard Luna and the former Martha Lou Humphrey. After graduating from Fort Sumner High School, she worked as a bookkeeper and married […]

EPAC tourney comes to San Jon

By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Perhaps highest on the New Year’s resolution list for San Jon is to be great hosts for the upcoming Eastern Plains Athletic Conference (EPAC) Basketball Tournament, where many teams from the eastern side of New Mexico will be competing. The tournament runs Tuesday through Saturday, with the first three days of […]

Year in review: Nov. 2005


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS In honor of another 12 months gone by, QCS is compiling a year in review to be published in installments. November 2005 saw the Rattlers get to the state-championship football game, along with the following news. Nov. 1: This month meant the end of Quay’s juvenile detention center and the beginning […]

Quay County resolutions match most popular ever


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Tucumcari’s Jim Davis said he’s not going to make a New Year’s resolution. “I don’t have to,” he laughed, “I don’t have any bad habits.” Although he quickly added he may need to change his answer to “quit lying,” he’s among the dozens of Quay County denizens who said they shalt […]

New year not new year without black-eyed peas

By Lynn Moncus: QCS columnist As always, each holiday brings fond memories of the past and gives opportunities to recall history. Although our family didn’t get as carried away over New Year’s celebrations as we did over Christmas, we recognized that special time as we put up new calendars and ate our black-eyed peas. Many […]

12/31 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Tuesday At 2:14 a.m., a female reported suspicious noises on East Turner. Police on the scene found no source of the noise but put the location under special watch. At 8:23 a.m., a female […]

12/31 Quay County critter


Names: Popo and Bobo, two young hair lambs. Owner: Quay County’s Dallas Howard. Claim to fame: Her favorite animals among her large stock of ducks, ducks, horses and geese, Garcia said Popo and Bobo are unique as they have hair instead of wool. The 18-month-old beauties are also quite charming, Howard said, adding she’s always […]