Cullum’s aim for 11th win falls short

By QCS Staff After 10 straight wins, Tucumcari’s mixed marital arts champion Abel Cullum lost his

Invention may brighten city’s future


Chelle Delaney The gleaming corrugated glass in Robert Hockaday’s hand is an invention he’s worked on to convert energy from the sun. To make the glass sheets in 2 x 2 foot sections, it will take dozens of railcars loaded with clear recycled glass. Hockaday is planning to manufacture them in Tucumcari. Hockaday attended this […]

Total voter registrations on a slow uptick

Chelle Delaney The number of eligible voters in Quay County has edged up slightly for the presidential election compared to the number of eligible voters in the June primary, according to statistics from the Quay County Clerk’s office. “I attribute it to interest in the presidential election,” said Quay County Clerk Ellen White. There have […]

Mesalands considers building student dorms

Chelle Delaney Mesalands

Rattler discovers he has ’73’ extended family members


By Maria Schmitt During Tucumcari’s Homecoming game Friday night, Rattler Matt Pacheco was named honorary team captain and all of the coaching staff wore shirts with Pacheco’s number 73. Pacheco, who was playing offensive guard, was injured in the fourth quarter of a football game on Sept. 19 against the captain Tigers. “I am still […]