Swallowing a large dose of pride help life’s medicine go down

By Lnn Moncus Being without words is a kind of unusual for this woman from Ima, but that is not really any stranger than being introduced to new habits after all these years. Obviously, we must continue learning even though we think we are beyond the age to learn any more. Some of the new […]

05-12-2007: Calendar

Today: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Museum Feast Day – Tourism Appreciation Day, featuring Mary Jane Edaakie, The Bread Lady, and The New Mexico Mountain Men who will be putting up a new tepee and telling the histories and rules of the Tipi, on the musuem grounds.Tucumcari Historical Museum, 416 S. Adams St. Call 461-4201. […]

Eugene Hugh Cooper

Services: 1 p.m., today at the First Baptist Church in Santa Rosa. Eugene Hugh Cooper, 79, died Wednesday, May 9, 2007, at Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari following an illness. Mr. Cooper was born July 30, 1927 in Edna, Okla. to Ernest Elbert and Lula Pauline Blevins Cooper. Mr. Cooper came to New Mexico at a […]

G. Joe Greenwood

Services: 7 p.m., Sunday a rosary will be recited at the Dunn Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari. At 11 a.m. on Monday a mass of resurrection will be celebrated at the St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. G. Joe Greenwood, 91, died on Monday, May 7, 2007, at his home in Pamplico, S.C., following an extended illness. […]

05-09-2007: Tuck’s Turf

By Howie Tucker Many folks have asked about kids lessons this summer … Good news is that kids’ lessons will start on Saturday mornings on June 12 at 9:15 a.m. sharp. There will be a $5 fee per child per lesson, per Saturday. Also, we have clubs if your kids don’t. Lessons will be about […]

Urlacher golf tourney: A first for city

By Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Golf Course will host the first Brian Urlacher Cross Country Auto Sales Golf Tournament later this month. The event’s namesake had planned to attend but now finds that he won’t be able to make it, according to the organizers. “Brian will not be able to attend this tournament because he […]

Sports banquet set

The 2007 Tucumcari Rattler Banquet will be at 6 p.m. on May 21 at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Tickets must be purchased in advance for the event which is being catered by Angel Catering. Tickets are $10 per person. They are available at the Tucumcari High School attendance office, Tucumcari General Insurance office and Bob’s […]

2007 A/AA track results for Quay high schools

QCS Staff Several Quay County athletes placed first in state competiton. In fact, because of her performance, Sara Lee of House was invited to participate on June 2, in the 32nd annual Great Southwest Track and Field Classic held at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. Lee placed first in the 300 meter hurdles, […]

Panhandle Press Awards

By QCS Staff The Quay County Sun picked up three awards on Saturday at the Panhandle Press Association’s annual contest. Associate Publisher Chelle Delaney took a third-place for news writing with Kevin Wilson and also picked up an honorable mention in feature stories. The Sun also picked up a third place for headline writing. The […]

Trigg to hold cardiology clinics

by Quay County Sun Staff The Presbyterian Heart Group has announced it will expand cardiology clinics to Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital, effective May 17. Donald Heine will be holding cardiology clinics in addition to his clinics in Clovis at Plains Regional medical Center. Clinic hours will be every third Thursday of each month from […]