March 18, 2006 Honor Roll

Tucumcari High School announces the honor roll for the third nine-week session of the 2005-2006 school year. To be listed on the high school honor roll, a student must achieve all A’s and B’s as well as a GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale. Student’s Receiving straight A’s Senior Deanna Alvarez Jessica […]

Rattlers win baseball opener

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By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun By Kevin Wilson Quay County Sun It started as a pitcher’s duel, with Tucumcari’s Matt Smith and Floyd’s Kyle Kropf starting off with three scoreless innings each. The next three innings just didn’t hold up for the visiting Broncos. Gabriel Anaya pitched two strong innings to pick up the […]

When in doubt, just call me Jerry

By Kevin Wilson My birthday is a little less than two months away. I’m just letting you know now, because I’ve never been an easy person to shop for. If you don’t believe me, I invite you to come along to my family Christmas vacations, which I’ll admit I haven’t always got to do on […]

Don’t let the wind get the best of your emotions

By Lynn Moncus: QCS Columnist People who are new to our area or who are young are learning more than they want to know about high winds, dust storms and prairie fires. Some may not have discovered why they are feeling tense or even a little bit combative, but they will figure out eventually that […]

March 18, 2006 Calendar

Saturdays ongoing: Alcoholic Anonymous Unity Group meeting from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 1424 S. Sixth St. Saturdays ongoing: Narcotics Anonymous Roadrunner Group meeting from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St. Anne’s Church, 306 W. High St., in the Madonna room. Ongoing: The office of the Quay County ASAP Coalition at 109 E. […]

March 18, 2006 Menus

Senior Citizens Center Monday: Sub sandwich, lettuce and tomato, cheese, broccoli, pork and beans, jello/fruit cocktail. Tuesday: Hamburger steak, gravy, lima beans, spinach, biscuits, pears/gelatin Wednesday: Beef brisket, potato salad, baked beans, biscuits/margarine, blueberry muffin Thursday: BBQ thighs, coleslaw, corn, biscuit/margarine, chocolate pudding Friday: Frito pie, tossed salad, mexican corn, cornbread, gelatin/fruit Logan Schools Monday: […]

College asking why not on wind center funding

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Mesalands Community College President Phillip Barry said he agrees when state goverment officials say renewable energy resources are important and deserving of state support. With that in mind, Barry was at a loss explaining why the college got no “traction” regarding funding requests for a wind research training center […]

Mayfield retained as mayor

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Less than a week after winning re-election as the city commissioner for District 4, Mary Mayfield was retained as mayor during Monday’s reorganization meeting. At the meeting, Mayfield was kept as mayor by a unanimous vote from the Commission, which chooses a mayor every time a new Commission is […]

Public welfare tough for state to define

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Defining “public welfare” is a challenge for a state so diversified as New Mexico, Quay County Commissioner Franklin McCasland said Monday as he updated fellow commissioners on the Feb. 28 New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission Ad Hoc committee meeting. McCasland said the committee is working to make sure all […]

March 15, 2006 Calendar

Today: Altrusa business meeting at noon at Caravan Xpress and Grill. To include election of officers and directors. Today: Lenten Luncheon for Ministry of Hope. 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., First Assembly of God. Wednesdays ongoing: Vintage Quilting Society meets 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Senior Citizen’s Building on Third Street. There is […]