Melva F. Daugherty

Services: 10:30 a.m., Friday at the First Baptist Church in Thoreau, N.M. Melva F. Daugherty, 68, of Thoreau, N.M., died Monday, March 19, 2007 in Gallup.   Mrs. Daugherty was born on May 14, 1938 in Tucumcari.   She is survived by her children: Stan (Margaret) Daugherty and Steve (Barbara) Daugherty, both of Gallup, and […]

Antonio “Anthony” Romo

Services: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., today visitation, followed by a rosary, at San Clemente Church in Los Lunas. At 10 a.m. on Tuesday funeral services at San Clemente Church. Antonio “Anthony” Romo, 77, of Los Lunas died Saturday, March 17, 2007, after a long battle with cancer. He was born Feb. 21, 1930 in […]

Donald T. Brown

Services: 2 p.m., Tuesday at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Donald T. Brown, 83, of Aztec died Friday, March 16, 2007, in Farmington after an extended illness. He was born Oct. 18, 1921 in Oconto, Wisc. Mr. Brown graduated from Logan High School, Logan, in 1940. He married Joyce M. Brown in 1941. Mr. Brown […]

March 1968

The Tucumcari chapter of the Future Farmers of Americas barbecue dinner raised $1,200 to help with upcoming events including attendance at the state convention and judging in Las Cruces. FFA cooked 1,200 pounds of meat in a pit fire. … Victor Eulogio Montano of Tucumcari was a Senior Petty Officer in Charge in the U.S. […]

Santa Rosan pleads guilty

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff A Santa Rosa man prosecutors said contributed to the death of two people by buying alcohol for a drunken driver and accompanying the driver in the vehicle pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide and great bodily injury on Thursday in Quay County district court. “The passenger was prosecuted as if he […]

Rattler teams have good first-day showing at tourney

The East Mountain Timberwolves lost to the Rattlers, 12-1, Friday night – the first round of the Tucumcari Invite. Rattler seniors Drew White and Matt Smith had good nights. White hit a home run and had four RBIs and Smith had five strikeouts and two walks. Five other Rattlers recorded an RBI during Fridays game. The […]

03-17-2007: Community Notes

City commission to attend groundbreaking Tucumcari’s City Commission will be attending a groundbreaking ceremony at the Glen Rio Visitors Center at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, followed by Department of Transportation (DOT) reception at 6 p.m. on Wednesday at the Pow Wow Restaruant and a state Transportation Commission meeting meeting from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. […]

03-17-2007: Tuck’s Turf

The Tucumcari High School Golf Team placed first out of seven teams competing in the Robertson Invitational at the Ladera Golf Course in Las Vegas, N.M., on Wednesday. Other teams competing in the tourney were Robertson, West Las Vegas, Raton, Espinala, Sandia Prep and Moriarty. Tucumcari 1st Place out of 7 Teams Stephen Smith 83 […]

Sunday visit to train station

If you’d like a say in the future of the Tucumcari Railroad Station, come to Dean’s restaurant at noon on Sunday. Elmo Baca, an instructor at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque is conducting a site visit on behalf of the city’s MainStreet project. Baca will be accompanied by five graduate students who are studying […]

Clayton entrepreneur receives Mesalands SBDC award

Special to QCS Mary Gallagher of Mary’s Place was honored at the State Capitol as the year’s outstanding client of the Mesalands Community College Small Business Development Center. She was also presented to the state’s lawmakers in a special recognition ceremony in the Capitol building, according to a press release from the New Mexico Small […]