Arch Hurley to begin irrigation Tuesday

By QCS Staff The Arch Hurley Conservancy District

Rattlers win track title


New team at Tucucmari Golf Course

By Robert Ciolli: Quay County Sun After a four year absence, Charlie Maciel has returned part-time to the Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course.Teaming up with Rex Maddaford of Tucumcari, they have formed M&M Golf

Opinion column should use scientific backing

Regarding the May 3 editorial “Listing polar bears as endangered is bad for business:” Polar Bears are the canaries in the mine. Basically the column ridicules science and belittles any ideas to control greenhouse gases in the supposition it will hurt development. It will create jobs. The writer presents science as an “iffy” proposition. He […]

What’s the best advice?

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun “The best advice I ever got.” No, I’m not talking about advice I got.

05-09-08: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Flea Market/ Bake Sale/ Pancake Breakfast, American Legion Bingo Hall, 108 S. Eighth St., Logan. 487-2977.Today: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Targeted Marketing, a New Mexico MainStreet Promotion Institute, Mesalands Community College, Room A234, main building, northwest corner, 911 South Tenth St. Call 461-4413.Today: 8:30 a.m. -3:30 p.m., Targeted […]

05-09-08: 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.

May 1962

Fishing was closed for the year at Tucumcari Lake so the state could kill the unwanted fish and restock the lake with 350,000 game fish. … Bob Fife’s western band played at the Stadium Park recreation building for a dance sponsored bt the 4-H Wranglers Club. … A groundbreaking ceremony was held for Mountain States […]

Mesalands grads looking to future

By QCS Staff Twenty-eight students received their associate degrees at

05-09-08: Koch brothers are No. 1 and No. 2 in discus, Vow exchanged, birthday

Brothers competing…Tucumcari seniors, Tyler Koch and Taylor Koch, took first and second, respectively in the boys discus throw Class AA on Friday at the 2008 NMAA State Track & Field Championships held at the UNM Track & Field Complex. Vows exchanged…After four years together, Melissa Bellport and Armando Acosta were married on April 18 at […]