United Way within hair’s breadth of goal

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun With a check for $880 and some change from the ALCO retail store, the United Way of Quay County nearly reached its $25,000 goal for 2007 on Tuesday, said Pat Sparks, secretary and treasurer. “We’re just $339 shy,” Sparks said. “We just hope there are more donations that will […]

They say new cameras won’t track speed

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By QCS Staff When you gaze up at cameras on the new light poles at the intersection of Tucumcari Boulevard and First Street, you may think that Albuquerque’s red light/speed cameras have come to Tucumcari. Not so, says the camera installer for Bixby Electric Inc. of Albuquerque. The cameras are for “sensors to tell how […]

Bruhn wins school board in Logan, most of school races uncontested

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun With mostly uncontested races in Tuesday’s school board elections in Quay County, the school board race for position 2 in the Village of Logan was the one to watch. Tommy J. Bruhn won the race against Kent Terry by one vote, 119 to 118, for Position 2, according to […]

Cold reminds us of God’s calling

By Leonard Lauriault We’ve done a lot of snow shoveling and frost or ice scraping lately. Recently, while I was scraping my wife’s car windows (good boy that I am), my neighbor came over and said, “I thought you did that yesterday.” I replied, “Yep, but some things are like devotions, needing to be done […]

02-07-2007: Notable Notes

White NMMI-bound, letter-of-intent coming Tucumcari High School senior Drew White will sign a letter-of-intent tonight with the New Mexico Military Institute at Roswell. White played on the varsity football team and is currently playing on the varsity basketball team. He is the son of Ben and Ellen White of Tucumcari. Drew White will be accepting […]

Rattler wresters take first in two classes

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Rattlers wrestling team came away with twin champions. Brian Lopez won 1st place in the 215 pound class and Raymond Jimenez took first place in the 103 pound class at the Sierra Blanca Invite at Ruidoso. The Rattlers finished in sixth place with 101 points “I won my […]

Clayton Yellow Jackets overtake Rattlers

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Rattlers district record dropped to 0-3 Tuesday night after the Lady Rattlers fell 51-28 and the Rattlers lost 89-70 to the Clayton Yellow Jackets. Boys The Yellow Jackets had the Rattlers seeing threes as they made 14 3-pointers during Tuesday night’s 89-70 win. Going into half-time with a […]

02-07-2007

By Howie Tucker s it all over with? Let’s hope so. I am wearing out my computer – doing refreshers on my rules and merchandise surfing. That reminds me: Go to the USGA web site and go to the rules quiz link. Reminder to students Golf for high school students started Monday. If you missed […]

Rattles being baseball practice

By QCS Staff Rattlers baseball Coach Tony Alarcon hits a few ground balls during practice Monday afternoon. “We only lost one player so everyone but one senior is returning for the team this year,” said Alarcon. “We have a new district opponent, which is Texico, who has moved up from 1A and we’re getting ready […]

Alvina A. Lovato

Services: 7 p.m., Tuesday a rosary service will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church at Roy, N.M. At 10 a.m. on Wednesday, a mass of resurrection will be celebrated at Holy Family. Alvina A. Lovato, 83 died on Sunday, Feb. 4, in Clovis N.M. Mrs. Lovato was born June 27, 1923 in Lacinta, N.M.  […]