Quay County Fair results: Steer Show

2014 Quay County Steer Show   First Year Feeder Genae Cone   Class 1 1  Genae Cone 2  Jordie Stowe 3  Aleahna Branch 4  Trey Runyan 5  Trey Runyan   Class 2 1  Bailey Rhea Smith 2  Bailey Rhea Smith 3  Aleahna Branch 4  Kyeli Stowe   Class 3 1  Bailey Rhea Smith 2  Kindal […]

Quay County Fair results: Heifer Show

2014 Quay County Heifer Show   First Year Feeder Heifer Kyle Knight   Class 1 1. Brook Robertson 2. Colten Leonard 3. Kippi Webb 4. Kyle Knight   Class 2 1. Kippi Webb 2. Karli Webb 3. Avery Cavett 4. Gracie Whitson   Class 3 1. Kyle Knight 2. Genae Cone 3. Rebecca Rush 4. […]

Quay County Fair results: Dog Show

2014 Quay County Fair 4-H Dog Show   Senior 1. Trestin Peterson 2. Taylor Hayes   Junior 1. Tianna Peterson 2. Kaleb Hayes   Novice 1. Jenna Lopez 2. Natalie hayes   Best Junior Handler Taylor Hayes  

Quay County Fair results: Junior Agricultural Products

Brown Shell 1. Patric Szaloy 2. Macey Moon 3. Evan Taylor   Other, colored shells 1. Rilee Nials   Section IV Vegetables Beats, Red with 1” tops 1. Kyleigh Cavett 2. Preslie Cavett   Carrots with 1” tops 3. Patric Szaloy   Eggplant 1. Avery Cavett 2. Preslie Cavett   Peppers, Hot Green 1. Kyleigh […]

Quay County Fair Results: Agricultural products

  2014 Quay County Fair Agricultural Products   ADULT   Class 1-  Heads & Ears Sunflower 1. Cathy Ray   Class III – Sheaves, Grain Crops Wheat 1. Dusti Cavett 2. Cathy Ray   Section II Fresh Fruit & Nuts Red Grapes 1.UV Henson – BEST OF SHOW   Section III Chicken Eggs Brown Shell […]

Quay County Fair results: Horse Show

Novice Western Horsemanship 1. Joanie Vance 2.Rilee Nials 3.Amber Owen   Novice Trail 1. Rilee Nials 2. Joanie Vance 3. Jenna Lopez 4. Gares Lopez 5. Amber Owen   Junior Egg Race 1. Amber Rivera   Novice Egg Race 1. Rilee Nials 2. Joanie Vance 3. Jenna Lopez 4. Gares Lopez 5. Amber Owen   […]

Teachers protest formula

By Steve Hansen QCS Managing Editor The Tucumcari Education Association has added its voice to the growing outcry among educators to protest the use of “value-added models” for teacher evaluations. Locally, the teachers have administrators on their side. The value-added model is a complex statistical formula that produces a score that is used to evaluate […]

Vanderpool defends EDC’s record

By Steve Hansen and Thomas Garcia QCS Staff Pat Vanderpool, executive director of the Greater Tucumcari Economic Development Corporation, found himself defending the corporation’s record Thursday at a meeting of the Tucumcari City Commission. The corporation was the subject of a TV news story that depicted the corporation as “operating in the shadows.” That news […]

First Ranch Rodeo action highlights Quay County Fair

Stetson Cates and Kiptyn Bidegain run out to the arena Saturday to take part in the calf scramble during the Ranch Rodeo at the Quay County Fair.

By Thomas Garcia QCS Senior Writer Local ranchers displayed their skills Saturday for the first-ever ranch rodeo competition held as part of the Quay County Fair in Tucumcari. “I thought we had a great crowd, some have told me it is the biggest crowd they have seen at the rodeo arena in a long time,” […]

Former Marine walking across country to aid veterans

Justin Kuhel gives a thumbs up as he poses with K-Bobs employees in Tucumcari. Kuhel was treated to free meal at the restaurant as a show of appreciation for his efforts for veterans.

By Thomas Garcia QCS Senior Writer A Marine veteran from Ohio is walking across the country to raise awareness of the needs of veterans help raise money for two organizations that assist veterans. Justin Kuhel left Tuesday morning from Tucumcari on his 78th day of walking on his 2,534-mile voyage from Camp Lejeune near Myrtle […]