Logan celebrates Basketball Homecoming


By QCS Staff At the Logan Basketball Homecoming festivities Thursday night, Bridget Miller and Richard Wilson were crowned king and queen. Logan also scored a perfect night with two wins. The Longhorns defeated House, 73-57. And the Lady Longhorns defeated the Lady Cowgirls 88-31.

02-23-2008: 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 slow for all species. Fishing pressure was very light. Ute Lake Fishing was slow again this […]

Sports Notes: Rattler wrestlers compete in semifinals, Clayton edges out Rattlers by 1 point

Rattlers compete in today’s semifinals On Friday, four Rattler wrestlers made it to today’s semifinals and one is in competition for third place at the state wrestling matches at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, according to coach Eddie Encinias. The four, by weight division, are: l Raymond Jimenez, 103 l Ryan Fought, […]

School menus for Feb. 25-29

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. There is no school on Friday. House Monday Breakfast: Hot cereal/strawberries, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Pizza, corn, brownie, salad bar, soup, fruit, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Breakfast burritos, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Pork roast, mashed potatoes and gravy, salad bar, soup, fruit, milk. Wednesday Breakfast: Muffins, […]

02-23-2008: Book Reviews

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information, call 461-0295. Fiction Sword Song by Bernard Cornwell. In this fourth volume of the Saxon Tales, set in the late ninth century, Viking raiders have taken over London. Stranger In Paradise by Robert Parker. Ex-con Wilson Crow Cromartie, who claims to be […]

How to diagnose grass ailments

By tom Dominguez, Extension Service Winter kill is a general term used to describe the loss of turfgrass plants during winter months. It can be caused by factors such as: low temperature kill (freeze damage), desiccation (drying out of plant material), disease activity and insect damage such as grubs. In most years, desiccation is the […]

‘Older’ students closing age gap

By Lynn Moncus Valentine’s Day was made very special with an early-morning call from Jim Nelson, one of my first students to start me on my lengthy teaching career. Through the years, we have visited about the special bond and love between students and teachers, and you have read much about my feelings for my […]

Now that it’s Leap Year, what will you do with extra day?

By Chelle Delaney, Quay County Sun Let’s not forget that this year, 2008, is Leap Year.  Unlike common years, which have 365 days, a Leap Year has 366 days. The added day is added to the month of February – Feb. 29. That’s so the calendar remains in alignment with the passage of earth around […]

02-23-2008: Calendar

Today: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Enchilada Dinner, Center Street United Methodist Church, 406 E. Center St. Adults: $7, children: $3. Call 461-2661. Today: 2 p.m., Republican Party Pre-Primary Convention, Pow Wow Restaurant, 802 W. Tucumcari Blvd., Tucumcari. Call 403-8101 or 461-3460. Today: 7 p.m., regular monthly gathering, Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme […]

02-23-2008: 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 2:05 p.m., a male reported a suspicious subject at a residence on South Lake Street. An officer was told that a female […]