Looking back — Nov. 24

November 1973

THS football players reminisce

Thomas Garcia By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun

Comments from the Canyons: Cherished friend celebrates birthday

Lynn Moncus Last Saturday, Mrs. Lucille Coleman was honored by her daughters, Nancy and Sandra, with a surprise party to celebrate her 94th birthday at the Convention Center. This woman from lma was privileged to be invited and to spend time visiting with many friends. Mrs. Coleman is one of the treasures of our county […]

Senior menus — Nov. 24

The following are the lunch menus for Nov. 25 – Dec. 1 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. ThursdayClosed for Thanksgiving FridayClosed for Thanksgiving MondayChicken strips, Mashed potatoes and gravy, honey mustard sauce, asparagus, wheat roll and margarine. TuesdayFrito pie, lettuce, tomato, onion, mixed vegetables, lemon crisp cookie. WednesdayLasagna, honey-glazed carrots, wheat garlic bread, orange, oatmeal […]

School menus — Nov. 24

Logan Monday Breakfast: Muffins, milk, juice. Lunch: Hamburger steak, mashed potatoes with gravy, salad or corn, hot wheat rolls, fruit, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Cereal, juice and milk. Lunch: Chicken noodle soup, green chili stew, cornbread or crackers, salad or carrots, fruit, milk. Wednesday Breakfast: Cinnamon biscuit, juice, milk. Lunch: Nachos with or without meat, beans […]

FCCLA holds middle school food drive


The Tucumcari Middle School chapter of Family Career and Community Leaders of America has just finished its annual thanksgiving food drive. The middle school FCCLA sponsor, Mrs. Lamm, is very proud of how well the students responded, as they brought in 1,057 items to be donated to the Ministry of Hope. The FCCLA chapter runs […]

House honor roll

House honor rolls – grading period ending Nov. 4.

Entrepeneur sees solar potential in Tucumcari


QCSun Staff At their Nov. 11 meeting, city commissioners unanimously agreed to back an engineer’s effort to secure a loan for a prototype solar energy conversion system to help power the Tucumcari Wastewater Treatment Facility. Robert Hockaday, engineer and president of Energy Related Devices, is seeking a $550,000 bank loan to fund the project. The […]

City shopping causes discomfort

Russell Anglin This town sure has changed my perspective.

MainStreet depot project on track


QCSun staff Tucumcari MainStreet program director Mark Lake said his organization’s Tucumcari Train Depot revitalization project is on schedule and should be on track to use all of its $1.4 million in state funding by June 2011. MainStreet is currently awaiting bids from contractors to restore the building’s 47 windows and 17 doors to their […]