MCI trailer to be housed in city

Special to the Sun Eastern New Mexico Emergency Medical Services (EMS Region III), in partnership with the Division of Epidemiology and Response of the New Mexico Department of Health-EMS Bureau and Homeland Security Department, is working to increase the emergency preparedness of Quay County through provision of a Multi-Casualty Incident (MCI) Trailer to be stationed [...]

March 4, 2006 Organizations

Daughters of the American Revolution Presents Awards The Pow Wow Restaurant was the setting for the Feb. 10 meeting of Tucumcari Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution. The DAR honored the winners of our American History Essay contests and the Good Citizen Contest as well as recognizing the recepients of the Proper Display of the [...]

March 4, 2006 Menus

San Jon Monday: Breakfast, Bacon & Eggs, cereal, fruit, milk. Lunch- Chicken Alfredo, garlic bread, brocccli, fruit, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast, Waffles, cereal, fruit, milk. Lunch- Steak fingers, mashed potatoes and gravy, rolls, fruit, milk. Wednesday: Breakfast,Biscuits and gravy, cereal, fruit, milk. Lunch- Pork roast, fried potatoes, corn, fruit, cobbler, milk. Thursday: Breakfast, Pancake/Sausage stix, cereal, [...]

March 4, 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. Monday: Music program, San Jon High School. 6 p.m. in the old [...]

March 4, 2006 Obituaries

Oletha Yocom Services: 1 p.m. today at Memorial Park Cemetery in Tucumcari. Oletha Yocom, 75, died Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2006 in the Mountain View Regional Medical Center in Las Cruces.  Oletha Yocom was born June 29, 1930 in Logan. She had been a home maker. At the time of her death she had been making [...]

Believe the words you read here

By Kevin Wilson Some of you have had the opportunity to meet me. For those who haven’t (and maybe those who have), let me take an opportunity to introduce myself. My name is Kevin Wilson. I like watching movies, but I prefer buying a DVD and watching it in my own dirty apartment to paying [...]

A dog’s life is quite relaxing

By Aggie Moncus: Tails from the Canyon If all goes well, the wind just blew the slave out of the backyard, and I, Aggie, can visit with you this week. Actually, I think she was looking for me out there, but I am not about to go out when the wind is blowing so hard. [...]

Teams enter do-or-die situations in regionals

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun The Logan boys, Tucumcari boys and Logan girls are all one win away from a state-tournament berth with regional tournaments coming up this weekend. That’s where the similarities begin and end for the teams, which could be in action Thursday through Saturday in the qualifying weekend for the state [...]

March 1, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

Next week kicks off the 2006 high school golf program with a trip to the Santa Ana Pueblo Golf Course. I am looking forward to a great learning experience and having Fun. Let me just take a minute to introduce your team: Oliva Mitchell, Clay Beevers, Drew Hale, Anas Badshah, Srephen Smith, Qasim Badshah, Johnny [...]

District 5 candidates look to give back to home

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Both candidates see the District 5 city council position as their way to connect to the city they call home. District 5 features former school teacher and business owner Norma Jean Crellin running against James Lafferty, a 1978 Tucumcari High graduate who returned to the city two years ago [...]