Schools, colleges get set for board elections

By QCS Staff For the first time, the Mesalands Community College board of trustees will hold an election separate from K-12 school board elections, said John Yearout, director of MCC’s public relations. That election is set for March 6. In the past, elections for the college board of trustee candidates and the Tucumcari School Board [...]

Arch Hurley Distict names five finalists

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The Arch Hurley Conservancy Board of Directors will be interviewing candidates for its general manager on Thursday, the board said at its meeting on Tuesday night. To be interviewed are: • William Conrad of Logan • Mike Delano of Roy • Ralph Lopez of Tucumcari • Franklin McCasland, former [...]

County to pay hospital $526K

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The Quay County Commission agreed to a $526,254 payment to Dan Trigg Memorial Hospital for its hospital operations for 2007-2008 at its meeting Monday. The payment request reflects an overall 4 percent increase for inflation, or $71,622, over its payment request last fiscal year for a total budget of [...]

Home Ec,ag seminar set for Jan. 18

By QCS Staff The 39th Annual Agriculture and Home Economics Seminar hosted by the Quay County Extension Service will be Jan.18 at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Programs will begin at 9 a.m. with a variety of topics to choose from: l Manny Encinas will speak about alternative feed solutions as the price of corn continues [...]

Roosa M. “Rosie” Davis

Roosa M. “Rosie” Davis Services: Have been held. Roosa M. “Rosie” Davis, 91, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2007, in the Coom Memorial Nursing Home in Dalhart, Texas. A Tucumcari resident, she had been had been making her home in Dalhart since June 2006 because of health reasons. Mrs. Davis was born July 10, 1915 in [...]

Don Huckabee

Don Huckabee Services: 2 p.m., today at Calvary Baptist Church in Friona, Texas. Don Huckabee, 72, died Sunday, Jan. 7, 2007, in Friona. Mr. Hubackabee was born Feb. 14, 1934 in Springlake, Texas, to Harvey Alfred and Zella Lea Bairett Huckabee. He was a decorated veteran of the Korean conflict, serving in the U.S. Army, [...]

Albert L. Foote

Albert L. Foote Services: 2 p.m. Thursday at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Albert L. Foote of San Jon died Sunday, Jan. 7, 2007, in Amarillo, Texas following an extended illness. Mr. Foote is survived by his wife, DeLois, of 43 years, two children, Albert, Jr., of Clovis and Babette of Snohomish, Wash., and grandchildren, Vincent, [...]

Even some scholars are not paying attention to Bible

By Leonard Lauriault In science and history, we often draw inaccurate conclusions because we don’t have all the facts, or, sometimes, because the facts have been misrepresented. Coming to the wrong conclusions can happen with math as well. If we haven’t studied the techniques to solve difficult problems correctly, in the end, the answer will [...]

01-10-2007: Calendar

Wednesdays ongoing: Al-Anon Unity Group meeting 5:30 p.m., at 1424 S. Sixth St. Wednesdays ongoing: Alcoholics Anonymous Unity Group meeting 7 p.m., at 1424 S. Sixth St. Thursday: 3 p.m., special meeting of the San Jon Muncipal School Board of Trustees to considera approval of equipment inventory bid, propane bid and student eligiblity bid. Thursday: [...]

Story time resumes at library

Story Time at the Tucumcari Public Library will resume on Jan. 17.  All children ages 2 to 5 years old are welcome to attend.  There will be crafts, nursery rhymes, and storytelling. Come in to register your child or call the library at 461-0295 for information.