Alpha Mu accepting scholarship applications

Alpha Mu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi is accepting scholarship applications from area graduating high school seniors.Two $200 scholarships will be awarded, based on academic performance, leadership, extracurricular activities, civic and other personal factors, according to a chapter news release.High school counselor offices can provide applications. Deadline for receiving applications is April 11. They may […]

03-19-2008: 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: Sundayl At 1:47 a.m., a male called to report an unwanted vehicle in his driveway on East Rankin Street. The officer advised the subjects will […]

Luxury residential community under development in Logan


By QCS Staff Dos Rios at Ute Lake is the first luxury residential community to be developed on the the north shores of Ute Lake near Logan.

County, state candidates file

By QCS Staff In the local county races,

FCCLÃ… gains awards at state

The Tucumcari Middle School and High School chapters of FCCLA (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) did very well this year at their state meeting and competition, which was held March 13-15 in Albuquerque, according to a press release from the Tucumcari’s FCCLA chapter Nineteen students, 12 from the high school and seven from […]

March 1945

C.W. McMullen, of Tucumcari Motor Co. and chairman of the Quay County Salvage Committee, urged residents to go “all out” in saving and turning in every scrap of waste paper for the war effort. … The City Council passed a juvenile curfew law aimed at keeping young delinquents off the streets after 11 p.m. and […]

Area youth place at martial arts tournament


Special to QCS Eleven martial arts students from Tucumcari and Quay County competed in various events at the 2008 Global Taekwondo Hanmadang Tournament in Albuquerque on Saturday. The students all take lessons from Master Mark Anthony Baca at the American Karate Studio in Tucumcari.

Easter is a perfect time to seek Jesus

By Debra Whittington And the angel answered and said unto the women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified. He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay. And go quickly, and tell his disciples that he is risen […]

03-19-2008: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m. – Noon, The Bureau of Reclamation representatives will be available to assist district and local farmers with their 2008 RRA forms, Arch Hurley Conservancy District main office, 101 E. High St. Call (575) 461-2351 for information or to schedule an appointment. Today: 7 p.m., regular meeting, Southwest Quay Soil Conservation District, Forrest […]

Tucumcari Bull Test sale set for Friday


By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Producers from New Mexico, including Tucumcari, Texas and Oklahoma will sell 73 performance tested bulls at Friday’s 47th Annual Bull Test. Also on sale will be 59 virgin replacement heifers. The sale takes place at New Mexico State University Agricultural Experiment Station, about three miles east of Tucumcari, beginning […]