K9 aids in seizure of $118,902

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Two Gambia, West Africa nationals were arrested Monday and charged with conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance, according to

Engagement announcement, birthdays, scholarship awarded

Ready to wed…Del and Beverly Choate of Tucumcari are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Choate of Canyon, Texas, to Miles Zachary, also of Canyon.The bride-to-be is a graduate of San Jon High School and plans to complete her master’s degree in accounting from West Texas A&M University in 2009. She is […]

Friends of Ute Lake plan outdoor holiday concert

By QCS Staff Two enterinment headliners will be the guest performers at the first annual “Stars on tthe Water 08,” concert on May 24. The event is a fundraiser sponsored by the Friends of Ute Lake State Park, said one of the organizers, Kathy Leal of Logan. Country artist Stephen Cochran is the featured peformer.

Quay County renews Trigg contract

By QCS Staff The Quay County Commission has approved a multiyear lease of the Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital to Presbyterian Healthcare Services.The lease is effective for the next 10 years, with an option to renew for another 10 years. The lease calls for Presbyterian to pay the county $1 a year.

THS Senior Week Activities

Today: 4 p.m., seniors softball game and family picnic.

‘Young Leaders’ prepare for D.C. trip

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By Robert Ciolli: Quay County Sun Six Tucumcari Middle School students have been nominated to attend the Junior National Young Leaders Conference in Washington D.C. this summer. Eliano Chavarria, Merissa Cooper, Vincent Grap, John Martinez, Olana Romero and Genisis Rodriguez will be leaving June 14 and returning June 19. For many it will be their […]

May 1947

Tucumcari men started growing their beards in hopes of winning the Sheriff’s Posse whisker-growing contest to be judged in August. …

05-17-08: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., Amistad, NM will host the New Deal/WPA Celebration Day. All day events, demonstrations and displays, and food.

School Menus: May 19-22

The following are the menus for May 19-22 for schools in Quay County.

Bowlers compete at state

By Robert Ciolli Three Mountain View bowling teams are competing this weekend at the New Mexico United States Bowling Congress (USBC) open tournament in Albuquerque. “We’re proud to finally have Tucumcari represented,” said Locos team captain Gerald Lucero. Held every other year in Albuquerque, the tournament is open to all USBC members. Featuring team, double […]