County 4-H Results

Livestock Judging Novice 1. Randall Rush 2. Savannah Thompson 3. Hannah Rogers 4.   Trace Rogers 5.   Kyeli Stowe Junior 1. Chase Thompson 2. Richard Rush 3. Bethany Bishop Senior 1. Lisa Mitchell Favorite Food Show Novice 1. Jordan Runyan Poetry Novice 1. Jordan Runyan Junior 1. Daniel Hight Senior 1. Carmen Runyan 2. […]

June 10, 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: Quay County Commission regular meeting. 9 a.m., Quay County Courthouse. Monday: […]

Some jobs harder with New Mexico weather

By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Columnist The air is stagnant. Hot. Preheated to at least 350. A blazing light beats down upon slightly greased metal. Everything on it begins to bake. No, it’s not a batch of cookies in the oven. It’s just another day in the life of a roofer in New Mexico. Although the […]

Many races unopposed

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Sue Moore spent Tuesday night at the Quay County Courthouse, doing what she’s done every two years for the last 42 years. This time it was different, but not necessarily better for Moore. Moore won the probate judge race Tuesday night with 1,160 votes in an unopposed Democratic primary. […]

Quay County unofficial vote totals

Quay County Unofficial Vote Totals Official totals will be available Friday after canvassing. Democrat (1,614 voters) U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman 1,171 U.S. Representative Tom Udall 1,141 Governor Bill Richardson 1,076 Anselmo A. Chavez* 0 Secretary of State Shirley Hooper 474 Stephanie Gonzales 321 Mary Herrera 298 Lititia Montoya 150 Lt. Governor Diane Denish 1,094 State […]

Schallert wins Democratic sheriff primary

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Quay County Undersheriff Joe Schallert won Tuesday’s primary and will the Democratic candidate for the Quay County Sheriff’s Office. He will face Republican candidate James L. Witcher in the November general election. Witcher ran unopposed and won 251 votes. The winner will replace Jack Huntley, who will leave after […]

County Commission stays intact

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Robert Lopez can now rightfully claim status as Quay County’s choice for commissioner. Lopez won re-election Tuesday night with a 44-vote win in a three-way race in District 1 with Jimmy Sandoval and Doyle Frasier. Votes were 213 for Lopez, 169 for Sandoval and 85 for Frasier. Lopez, the […]

Superintendent put on paid leave by board

QCS Staff Tucumcari Schools Superintendent William Reents, who has been with the school system nearly four years, was placed on paid administrative leave during Tuesday’s special meeting of the Tucumcari Schools Board of Education. School board members declined comment after the meeting on why Reents was placed on leave. The board met in executive session […]

June 7, 2006 Obituaries

Helen Harlow Services: 2:30 p.m. today at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Helen T. Harlow, 93, died May 2, 2006, at Laurel Skies Health Care in Qlbuquerque. Mrs. Harlow was born Dec. 20, 1912 in Cheyenne County, Colo. She was a homemaker and an active member of Center Street United Methodist Church in Tucumcari. She was […]

June 7, 2006 Calendar

Wednesdays ongoing: Alcoholic Anonymous Unity Group meeting from noon to 1 p.m. at 1424 S. Sixth St. Wednesdays ongoing: Vintage Quilting Society meets 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Senior Citizen’s Building on Third Street. There is no cost. For information, call 461-6186 or 461-2342. Wednesdays ongoing: Kiwanis regular meeting. Noon, K-Bob’s Restaurant. Thursday: […]