10-21-2006: Calendar

Saturday: 6 p.m., Altrusa annual fundraiser, Elk’s Lodge. Saturday: 7 p.m., Bingo Benefit for local scholar- ships sponsored by the VFW, at 101 E. Main St. Sunday: 7 a.m., Kick-off of Red Ribbon Week, at the State Police Office Toley Building. Tuesday: 9 a.m., regular meeting of the Quay County Commissioners, Commissioner’s Chambers, Quay County […]

Rattlers clinch playoff berth

By Greg Price TEXICO — Texico saw its playoff hopes disappear Friday when Tucumcari senior Anas Badshah kicked a 22-yard field goal to give the Rattlers a 15-12 overtime victory. The come-from-behind win earned the Rattlers a playoff berth and set up a showdown next week with unbeaten Santa Rosa for the District 2-2A title. […]

Rattlers to play Wolverines

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Tucumcari Rattlers are set to face the Texico Wolverines. The Rattlers will play their second match up in district play against the Wolverines at 7 p.m. on Friday at Texico. “We have played Texico for many years. They are a good football team. They play great defense and […]

Altrusa preps for fundraiser: Are you ready to win $

The Altrusa Club of Tucumcari will be holding its annual fundraiser at 6 p.m. on Saturday at the Elk’s Lodge. This year the top prize will be $15,000 in cash instead of a car. Altrusa sells 275 tickets each year for $100; each ticket is numbered and 275 numbered ping-pong balls are put in the […]

10-18-2006: Calendar

Wednesday: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Candidates Forum, sponsored by the MCCH Council Substance Abuse Committee, Back 40 Dining room, K-Bob’s restaurant. 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 […]

God will guide us through seasons

By Debra Whittington Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honour and power: for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they are and were created. Revelation 4:10 The crisp cool air in the mornings reminds me that fall is right around the corner. The remaining apples on the tree are […]

10-18-2006: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari police headquarters, during the last few days. According to reports: Friday • At 6:45 a.m., a male reported a theft at his room at a hotel on West Tucumcari Boulevard. Officers were told that a […]

Letter to Editor: Family, community thanks kindness of stranger

Recently, there was a young girl killed in an automobile accident. She was in the company of three friends. One young man was also killed, and two others sustained numerous injuries. This impacted the community of Logan. The girl who was killed was Kateri “Kat” Trujillo. She had been an EMT with the Logan Volunteer […]

Governor backs Ute Water Project

Freedom Newspapers Gov. Bill Richardson’s 2007 legislative agenda for the “Year of Water” includes $5 million for the Ute Water Project that will serve communities throughout Curry and Roosevelt counties. The governor included the investment in a $103.5 million spending plan he outlined Wednesday for projects and programs he says would move the state closer […]

Arch Hurley mulls transfer of title from BOR

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff Exploratory discussions about the concept of transferring its title of the Tucumcari irrigation project from the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) to the Arch Hurley Conservancy District were held on Wednesday at a special meeting of the district’s board. Before any detailed planning can take place, “you want to get all […]