God always provides a way out

By Leonard Lauriault God has used various methods to speak to men. He now speaks through his son whose teachings are recorded in the New Testament (Hebrews 1:1-3; John 14: 23-26; 16: 12-15; 15: 26, 27). Once, God used the voice of an animal to get his message across because her owner wouldn’t obey him. […]

August 1990

U.S. Sen. Jeff Bingaman toured Grain Power’s facility with manager Wayne Liles. …Mickey Trousdale won $2,500 in the Sun Country Bass Tournament by reeling in 17.26 pounds of bass in two days. … J.R. and Hazel Callison received the Tucumcari- Chamber’s Blue Ribbon Yard award. … H.E. Purcell, of the San Jon Post Office, was […]

New interim super at House brings legacy of experience

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun House school system’s new interim superintendent, Donna McGee, recently took the position. McGee said she was contacted by a member of the House School board to join the administrative staff. She replaces superintendent Art Brokenbek who resigned to take a position with a school in Texas. Here is a […]

County names top five priorities for legislative grant

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Quay County Commissioners approved a proposal for the Infrastructure Capital Improvement Plan. A legislative proposal for grant money through the ICIP was submitted by Quay County Manager Richard Primrose at Monday’s meeting and approved by the Quay County Commissioners. In this plan the commissioners outlined the top five […]

Construction of golf course started at Ute Lake Ranch

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Developer Bruce Hamon can imagine the golf course at Ute Lake Ranch as the site of a future televised golf tournament. “One day I think it will be,” Hamon said. Hamon’s four-wheel drive dips in and out of earthen bowls that will be retaining ponds, or hazards, and over […]

Quay County Fair Centennial Fair Results

The following are the Junior Horse Show 2007 results from Quay County Fair.   Class 1 Mares 1st Summer Huizar Babydoll 2nd Becca Alden                 Montoya Imagine 3rd Julee Alden Montoya Sassy 4th Ysidra Tellez                Melodey 5th Trace Norton               Cocoa   Class 2  Geldings 1st Alyssa Whetten            Fancy Dan Deluxe 2nd Brea Valentine  Red Neck Classic […]

08-25-2007: Calendar

Today: 5 p.m., Tucumcari Farmer’s Market, Wailes Park on Route 66 Blvd. Call 461-3346. Today: 5 p.m., Pot Luck dinner, regular monthly gathering, Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds. Free admission. 461-0456 or 461-0161. Monday: 9 a.m., regular meeting, Quay County Commission, Commission Chambers, Quay County Courthouse, […]

08-25-2007: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. According to reports: Wednesday l At 11:17 a.m., a male requested a welfare check on a female subject walking down South Monroe Street. An officer was told that […]

DWI Task Force, Birthday, special School Board meeting

The Tucumcari Police Department is organizing a City DWI Task Force/Planning Council to serve for the purposes of the CDWI Grant. This meeting will be at noon on Sept. 4, 2007 at the Tucumcari Police Department Training Room. Please feel free to bring a bag lunch. This meeting will be an organizational meeting to set […]

Eight candidates seek police chief job

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Some of the top ranked candidates for police chief were interviewed Friday, said city manager John Sutherland. Additional candidates are to be interviewed on Monday, said Sutherland at Thursday’s City Commission meeting. Except for one, all of eight candidates who have applied for the position are from the Tucumcari […]