Tucker seeks greener fairways as pro at T or C

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Howie Tucker, PGA golf pro at Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course, has resigned to take a similar position in Truth or Consequences. Tucker, who has been at the course for three years, said he will be leaving early next year to work for the Truth or Consequences Golf Course. Tucker […]

Teen charged in pellet gun shootings

By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun A 16-year-old girl was charged Friday with two counts of aggravated battery and two counts of aggravated assault in connection with the shooting of two people with a pellet gun. If convicted of all the charges, she could face up to nine years in jail, said 10th Judicial District […]

Birth annoucements, birthdays

Brand new boy… Devin Christopher Sandoval was born on Oct. 22, 2007 in Pueblo, Colo. He is the son of Chris Sandoval and Deanne Parra and brother to JenaRae, all of Pueblo. His grandparents are Chris and Rosella Parra of Pueblo and Susan Sandoval of Tucumcari and Eric Sandoval of Rio Rancho. His great-grandparents are […]

Chef cooks up turkeys for Ministry of Hope holiday feast

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun A Tucumcari chef helpd to give about 100 people that warm holiday feeling. The Ministry of Hope held a Holiday Feast for those in need on Thursday at the Trinity First Baptist Church. And the turkeys and fixings for the traditional holiday meal were donated and cooked by chef […]

12-08-2007: School Menus

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. There is no school on Friday. House Monday Breakfast: French toast sticks, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Chili dogs, fries, ranchstyle beans, salad bar, soup, fruit, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Biscuits/gravy, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Turkey roast, mashed potatoes and gravy, salad bar, soup, fruit, milk. Wednesday […]

Silence teaches us about inner selves

By Lnn Moncus “Silence is golden” is a statement most appreciated by people who have a low tolerance for noise and who like to spend much time in the wide open spaces. Those of us who grew up on the land and knew it before technology came into fashion understand each other when we say […]

Vet repairs equipment for disabled

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun The disabled in Tucumcari have benefited from more than a dozen aids, such as wheel chairs, walkers, and other equipment donated a Clovis veteran and benefactor. James Freeman of Clovis calls it his “Aid to the Disabled Program.” “James originally started the program to collect medical equipment for disabled […]

12-08-2007

Today: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Holiday Arts and Culture Sale, ENMAS Gallery, 201 S. Second St. Call 461-9908. Today: 6 p.m., Christmas of Lights Parade sponsored by Tucumcari/Quay County Chamber of Commerce. Sunday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Holiday Arts and Culture Sale, ENMAS Gallery, 201 S. Second St. Call 461-9908 Sunday: 1.p.m. – […]

Woman sentenced in drowning case

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun A Tucumcari woman convicted of giving alcohol to a 12-year-old boy who drowned a few hours later has been sentenced to five years probation. Crystal Cochran, during Thursday’s sentencing hearing, was also ordered to participate in a drug-abuse recovery program and undergo mental health counseling. Cochran pleaded guilty to […]

Juvenile arrested in pellet gun shootings

By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun A 16-year-old girl was arrested Tuesday in connection with two non-fatal shooting incidents with a pellet gun. One of the victims was shot in the eye and was treated on Tuesday night at Dan C Trigg Memorial Hospital, police said. The juvenile was charged with two counts of aggravated […]