12-01-2007: 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: Tuesday l At 4:19 p.m., a female reported a theft on South Adams Street. An officer was told that a trailer hitch had been stolen. […]

Upcoming holiday events

Sunday: 1 p.m. – 7 p.m. Christmas at Amistad. Arts and crafts booths, carnival type games for children, Open House at “Little House on the Prairie Museum,” on Hwy 402, 23 miles north of Nara Visa. Dec. 5: 7 p.m. Christmas Bonanza Bingo, $1,000. Bingo packs $25. VFW Post #2528, 105. E. Main St, Tucucmari. […]

Quay County Schools Menus

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. There is no school on Friday. House Monday Breakfast: Omelets and salsa, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Ham hoagies, baked chips, potato salad, salad bar, soup, fruit, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Pancake on a stick, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Cheese pizza, corn, brownies, salad bar, soup, fruit, […]

Upcoming Quay County schools sports events

Upcoming games for Quay County schools Tucumcari Rattlers: Rattlers: Dec. 12 Route 66 Classic Tournament at Tucumcari Lady Rattlers: 5 p.m. Today against the Raton Lady Tigers at Raton JvG/VG Rattlers wrestling: 9 a.m. Today at the Randall Greater Gold Invite at Amarillo Logan Longhorns: 4 p.m. Tuesday against the Melrose Buffalos at Logan Jv/V […]

Spankings as discipline never hurt anyone

By Lnn Moncus Many adages of the past came about because they were well thought out and because they were often quite true. For instance, “Spare the rod, and spoil the child” came into being by someone who knew more than a little about rearing children. They knew the need for discipline and knew that […]

12-01-2007: Calendar

Today: 9 a.m. – noon, Girl Scouts will collect old newspapers for recycling, Mesalands Community College on 11th St. Sun bleached or previously wet papers will not be accepted. Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. 8th Street, Logan, NM. Call 497-2977. Monday: 3 p.m., regular meeting, Museum Board, Tucumcari […]

Liberato “Lee” Melquiades Roybal

Services: 9 a.m. today, a funeral mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Sorrows Church in Las Vegas. Liberato “Lee” Melquiades Roybal, 71, a lifelong resident of Variadero died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2007. He was born on Oct. 29, 1936 to the late Reducindo Roybal and Tomasita Tenorio Roybal in Terrero. He was united in […]

Cornerstone Deli has its red ribbon opening

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun The Cornerstone & Frozen Custard Deli held its official opening on Wednesday. Members of the Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce, guests and friends helped the owners Rachel and Mike Hicklin of Tucumcari cut the traditional red ribbon. The Hicklins began planning the deli in December 2006. The business opened its […]

THS bathrooms: No hot water

By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun Tucumcari school officials are dealing with another plumbing problem. Tucumcari High School restrooms are without hot water. On Monday at the regular meeting of the school board, Drake Swenson of Tucumcari expressed his concern about the lack of hot water for proper hygiene, hand washing, at the Tucumcari High […]

12-01-2007: Birthdays, holiday lighting contests

Monster truck fan … The bigger the wheels, the better life is when it comes to Johnathan Michael Romero. Johnathan is a monster truck fan who loves to push his trucks along any route, and who will be celebrating his first birthday on Sunday with a monster truck theme, attended by friends and family, said […]