11-14-07 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 tubes, 4-inch worms, senkos and crank baits for smallmouth bass. Most bass caught were […]

11-14-07 Tucks Turf

Upcoming Event The Annual Turkey Shoot is at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday. Shotgun start , 4 person blind draw scramble. Team closest to the hole prize on Hole # 5 and gift certificates for your favorite turkey. Sign up by 9 a.m. Sunday. We hope everyone has a great Thanksgiving with there families. Howie Tucker […]

Q&A: With Rattlers hard hitting defensive tackle

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun Defense. That is what the Rattlers will need to stop Santa Rosa’s explosive rushing offense on Friday night. One of the hard hitters on the Rattlers line is defensive tackle senior Joseph Quintana. Here’s how Quintana looks at the defensive tackle’s job. Question: Did you start out playing on […]

Rattlers prep for Santa Rosa Lions

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun The sixth seeded Tucumcari Rattlers face the third-seeded Santa Rosa Lions Friday in the quarter-final round of the 2A playoffs. “The Rattlers and Lions have been long time rivals,” said Rattlers coach Dub Smith. “Anything can happen when you have two rival teams facing off on the field. It […]

November 1950

W.T. Williamson, city manager, reported the city’s power plant had doubled its electrical output in the last five years. …Adoph Kappel, 36, twice convicted of the ax slaying of his wife in Tucumcari and sentenced to life in prison, escaped from the state penitentiary work gang riding a prison mule and wearing prison denims. Kappel, […]

11-14-07: Calendar

Thursdays ongoing: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. 8th Street, Logan, NM. Call 497-2977. Friday: Noon, regular meeting. Library Board, Tucumcari Public Library, 602. Second St. Fridays ongoing: 7 p.m., regular meeting, Alcoholics Anonymous Unity Group, 1424 S. Sixth St. Sunday: 2 p.m., Quay County 4-H Awards Program, Quay County Fair […]

Thanfulness comes from contentment

By Debra Whittington In everything give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. 1 Thessalonians 5:18      Thanksgiving is only a few days away according to the official date on the calendar. However, Thanksgiving should be each and every day for Christians. In the midst of trials and […]

11-14-07: 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: Thursday • At 3:39 p.m., an officer conducted a traffic stop on Highway 39. One male subject was arrested for an outstanding Magistrate Court warrant. […]

Mesalands gears up to plan for arrival of wind turbine

By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun Mesalands Community College is fine tuning its scheduling for the installation of its 1.5 megawatt wind turbine from General Electric, said college president, Phillip O. Barry. “The college is at a crucial crossroads with the manufacturing, delivery and set up of the wind turbine,” Barry said at the college’s […]

Arch Hurley to seek new manager

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The board of the Arch Hurley Conservancy District agreed to seek out a new manager on Tuesday. Following a closed session, the board voted unanimously to terminate the employment of Bill Conrad, general manager, said Larry Perkins, chairman of the board. Following Conrad’s manager evaluation, “it was the board’s […]