Rattlers prepare for state play

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Thomas Garcia After a strong showing in district play, the fourth-seeded Longhorns and sixth-seeded Rattlers prepare for the first round of state play.

Clerk: Voter turnout high

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QCSun Staff More than 53 percent of Quay County residents turned out at the polls for the 2010 midterm election, according to Quay County Clerk Ellen White. “These numbers are very high for a midterm election,” White said. Of the 5,700 voters, 3,044 casted their ballot for Tuesday’s election. “Overall, I think that New Mexico […]

Clovis Christian stays alive in five

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Dave Wagner Things weren’t looking too good for Clovis Christian’s volleyball team in Tuesday’s District 2-B tournament match at the CCS gym. Then again, the Lady Eagles had been down this road before. CCS managed to get the contest into the fifth game, then dominated San Jon to claim a 25-23, 17-25, 22-25, 26-24, 15-3 […]

Man, woman die in three-vehicle crash

QCSun Staff A man and woman from Wisconsin were killed Monday morning in a three-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 54 near Nara Visa, according to New Mexico State Police Capt. Jimmy Glascock.

Community calendar — Nov. 3

Wednesday Museum Advisory Board at 3 p.m., Museum. Friday Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Monday Economic Development Corp. at 5:15 p.m., EDC. Nov. 11 City Commission Work Session at 5 p.m., City Hall. City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Nov. 19 Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library. Nov. […]

Police blotter — Nov. 3

The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department.

Senior menu — Nov. 3

The following are the lunch menus for Nov. 4-10 for the Tucumcari Senior Center.

Looking back — Nov. 3

November 1955

Comments from the Canyons: Cemetery needs our help

Lynn Moncus ‘Tis always good to note that our citizens can still come together when they feel that our traditions are being infringed upon. This past week was an example when a number of individuals appeared at the City Commission meeting to express their concern about the changes at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Many people […]

Press release: Extension service hosting free workshop

Audry Olmsted Want to get a jump on next year’s garden? One way is to build a hoop house to extend the growing season back into late winter.