Russell Lynn Hedgecock

Services: At 10 a. m. today at the First Baptist Church, San Jon. Russell “Russ” Lynn Hedgecock, 45, of Farmington died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2007, in Farmington. He was born Oct. 5, 1962 in San Diego, California to Charles and Patricia Terry Hedgecock. Mr. Hedgecock graduated from Farmington High and went on to West Texas […]

11-28-07: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari/Quay County Regional Emergency Communications Board, City Hall 215 E. Center St. Thursday: 9 a.m., regular meeting, Quay County Commission, Commission Chambers, Quay County Courthouse, 300 S. Third St. Thursday: 5 p.m., regular meeting, Housing Authority, City Hall 215 E. Center St. Thursday: 6 p.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari City Commission, […]

Lady Rattlers start season against Raton


By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun The 2A Tucumcari Lady Rattlers basketball team have been conditioning and preparing for their season opener Saturday against the 2A Raton Lady Tigers. It will be the first game for the junior varsity and varsity teams. And each of the teams will be entering the season with a new […]

Rattlers ready for first wrestling match, team schedule

By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun The Tucumcari Rattler wrestling team was hard at practice Monday preparing for their first invite at Amarillo, Texas. The Rattlers compete on Friday and Saturday against teams from Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico at the Randall Greater Gold Invite, said Rattlers coach Eddie Encinias. “We are hoping for a […]

11-28-2007: Fishing Report

This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, however, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Conchas Fishing was fair using slab spoons at 29-to-35 feet for walleye. We had no reports on other species. […]

Quay County schools basketball schedules

Logan Dec. 4 3 p.m. Melrose Home Jv/V *Dec. 11 4 p.m. Fort Sumner Home Jv/V Dec. 13-15 TBA Route 66 Classic Tucumcari V Jan. 4 3 p.m. Des Moines There Jv/V Jan. 5 2 p.m. Floyd There Jv/V Jan. 7-12 TBA Epac Tournament TBA V Jan. 18 4 p.m. Adrian Home Jv/V Jan. 19 […]

J.M. Toby

Services: At 10 a.m. Wednesday a service will be held at the Temple Baptist Church in Tucumcari.   J.M. Toby, 85, died at his home in Tucumcari on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2007, following an extended illness.   Mr. Toby was born July 7, 1922 in Maud, Okla. He was a member of the Temple Baptist […]

Leo Mata

Services: At 6 p.m. Monday a rosary will be recited at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Mosquero. At 11 a.m. Tuesday a mass of resurrection will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s. Leo Mata, 79, died on Friday, Nov. 23, 2007, at his residence in Mosquero following an extended illness. Mr. Mata was born Oct. 22, […]

4-H annual awards recognizes achievements of members

The following are the 2007 Quay County 4-H Awards Program Results. The ceremony was held on Nov. 18 at the Quay County Fair Barn and was hosted by the Quay County 4-H. Recognized Leaders 1st Year Leaders Cynthia Brown Morisa Evans Tommy Evans Jason Lee Melanie Lee Anthony Lujan Georgia Lujan Clair Strong Katrina Hayes […]

11-24-2007: School Menus

The following menus will be available at schools in Quay County. There is no school on Friday. House Monday Breakfast: Cinnamon Toast, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Frito pie, ranch style beans, salad bar, soup, fruit, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Sausage/egg biscuit, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Chicken on a bun, tater tots, green beans, salad bar, soup, […]