Quay County honors veterans

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QCSun staff Citizens across the nation took time on Memorial Day to honor those who have served and continue to serve in wars for the U.S. military. Quay County was no different as residents held memorial services in towns including Tucumcari and Logan.

Visitor quickly outwears welcome

Russell Anglin My Tuesday was made a little less pleasant by an unwanted house guest. I met the intruder during the noon hour in my bathroom. I was fortunate enough to have my glance turned downward as an orange-red centipede quickly crawled under my bathroom door, making hideous zig-zag movements and scurrying under a cabinet. [...]

Logan Schools honor rolls

Seniors A Honor Roll Cassandra Cannon Raymond Castro Bethany Claypool Adrian Franco Brandon Miller Ashlee Muncy Andrew Rinestine Rylee Stenberg Alyssa Strack Alyssa Whetten Savanna Williams A/B Honor Roll Kacey Kuhlman Klay Rogers Juniors A Honor Roll Tait Avent Holly Baxter Khaeden Cox Cassandra Evans William Humble Zane Slater Lauren Wilson A/B Honor Roll Nicole [...]

Looking back — June 1

June 1955 Local farmers had planted over 500 acres of cantaloupes.

Calendar — June 1

Friday Quay County’s 1st Cancer Drive at 5:30 p.m., at Rattler Stadium Saturday Kids Fishing Derby at 8 a.m. – noon at Ute Lake Marina Organizations Altrusa Club of Tucumcari: First and third Wednesday of each month, noon, Pow Wow Restaurant, 801 W. Route 66. Call 461-1377. American Legion Auxiliary: Bingo, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Bingo [...]

Blotter — June 1

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

No Memorial Day weekend DWIs for Quay County

QCSun staff Memorial Day Weekend came and went in Quay County without any DWIs or traffic fatalities, though one serious car crash was reported, according to New Mexico State Police Capt. Jimmy Glascock. “(The crash) occurred Sunday morning at the intersection of 469 and U.S. 54. It was a two-vehicle crash and there were multiple [...]

Tucumcari seniors greet future

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Thomas Garcia Prepared to take their first steps in the next chapter of their lives, 73 Tucumcari High School graduates were reminded that they are the future. As the music played, the graduates began to file one by one into the Snake Pit Friday night. Senior Dalton Wood was once again at the end of [...]

Rain will come sooner or later

Lynn Moncus As we listen to the wind howl and watch the dust blow, we wonder what to expect next. We watch the clouds come and go while hoping that one day they will stop in our area to deposit some moisture. We listen to the people who live on the land as they describe [...]

Senior menu — June 1

The following are the lunch menus for June 2 – June 8 for the Tucumcari Senior Center.