Holidays different for everyone

By Debra Whittington Blessed be God…Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them… Corinthians 1:3-4 The holiday season is upon us complete with the round of Christmas parties, shopping, decorating, cooking, and who knows what else. It is as though people are trying to take one month and […]

Cherishing family on Thanksgiving

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun On Thursday of last week I was planning my vacation and trip to Las Cruces to see my sister for the holidays. I was planning out the stops that my mother, father and I would enjoy. However that all changed Friday morning when I got a call that no […]

11-25 School menus

Tucumcari Thursday–Friday NO SCHOOL Monday Breakfast: Cereal, graham crackers, juice, milk Lunch: Cold cut sandwiches, lettuce, tomatoes, pickle spears, tater-tots, applesauce, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Egg and cheese English muffin, grapes, milk Lunch: Frito pie, Mexicali corn, lettuce, tomatoes, pineapple, milk. Wednesday Breakfast: Breakfast burrito, w/ salsa, orange juice, milk Lunch: Vegetable lasagna, garlic bread stick, […]

Rep. Lujan visits Tucumcari

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Area residents met with Rep. Ben Ray Luj

Mesalands to take part in new project

QCS Staff Mesalands is one of six colleges in the state of New Mexico that was selected by the New Mexico Higher Education Department to participate in a Distance Education Learning Technology pilot project, said Amber McClure, Director of Educational Services at Mesalands. Mesalands will receive the $15,000 for three years, to conduct the research […]

Head Start program awarded grant

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun A Head Start program in Tucumcari is getting $245, 202 in federal stimulus money, U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan announced Friday. The grant was awarded to Eastern Plains Community Action Agency, Inc. The money will be used for their Early Head Start programs established in 1995 as an extension […]

Press release: Quay County voter registration deadlines and election information

PRESS RELEASE QUAY COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE

Friday prep basketball scoreboard –– Nov. 20

QCS Staff Friday:1ASan Jon Coyotes and House CowgirlsNo on at Vaughn Tournament.Logan LonghornsBoys: Springer 66, Logan 57 Girls: Logan 43, Springer 39 Grady/House Farwell 66, House/Grady 30 Saturday2ATucumcari Boys: Springer 79, Tucumcari 44 Girls: Springer 46, Tucumcari 36

Area basketball capsules

By Chris Schmaedeke and Thomas Garcia, Quay County Sun Boys Tucumcari Last season: 7-17 overall Coach: John Span Returning starters: Juniors Jakus Martinez and Dalton Wood; sophomore Travis Garcia Outlook: The Rattlers have a lot of speed but are lacking in size. Tucumcari has the athletes to run opponents up and down the court. Quote: […]

Basketball season ready to begin for Quay County teams

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By Chris Schmaedeke and Thomas Garcia, Quay County Sun Speed will be the name of the game for the Quay County boys basketball teams this season. All four teams in the county will try and get up and down the court quickly — that’s how they’ll make up for a lack of size on the […]