Learning to do without is one Thanksgiving blessing

By Lynn Moncus Because Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays of the year, I was more than a little disgruntled when I overheard some people saying that they surely don’t look forward to it this year because they have so little to be thankful for. They then went on to recount their complaints about […]

Book signing set for local author

Local author Debra Whittington has released her latest book “Let’s Go To The Mountain.”

11-22-2008: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Christmas Craft fair, pancake breakfast, bake sale, lunch, American Legion Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth St., Logan. Call 487-2803 or 487-9282 to rent a space.Today: 1:30- 4 p.m., opening of show of the private family collection of Santos by the late Maximilliano Padilla Henderson, ENMAS Gallery, 201 S. Second […]

11-22-2008: 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. Tuesdayl At 7:57 a.m., a female reported a broken window on a van on south Third Street.l At 8:24 a.m., a female came to the Tucumcari Police Department […]

Auto accident claims life of Alva Carter, Sr.

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Mesalands rodeo ends fall season No. 3 in region

Special to the Quay County Sun The last rodeo for the fall semester was completed at New Mexico State University (NMSU) in Las Cruces last weekend with a strong showing from Mesalands Rodeo Team members. Mesalands’ Men’s Team took fourth place with 321 points and the Women’s Team ended in sixth place with 78.5 points.

11-19-2008: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., Story time for all children ages 2 1/2 to 5 years of age, Tucumcari Public Library, 602 S. Second St. Call 461-0295.Today:

11-19-2008: Police Bloter

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. Fridayl At 12:47 p.m., a male reported that the locks had been cut off of several of the storage lockers on south Eleventh Street.l At 4:26 p.m., a […]

11-19-2008: Community Notes

Young At Heart Choir set to sing SaturdayThe Young At Heart Choir of Albuquerque will be presenting a concert at Center Street United Methodist Church at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday. The public is invited.The YAH choir is composed of senior citizens from various churches in Albuquerque They have been performing for over 19 years, under […]

Santos exhibit by late Max Henderson opens Saturday

By QCS Staff A retrospective of works by the late Maximilliano “Max” Padilla Henderson will open this weekend at the Eastern New Mexico ArtSpace Gallery.About 20 santos and carvings by the artist from the family’s collection have been generously loaned for the exhibit, said David Buchen, director of ENMAS. The artist’s widow Esther Moya Henderson […]