Logan Honor Roll

A/B Honor Roll Sixth Grade • Kohl Ciemny • Scott Earle • Hope Kulback • Jared Lubera • Brooke Rachor • Brinton Roach Seventh Grade • Destiny Bolin • Emily Collins • Kristofer Cordova • Wesley Gudgell • Jessie Sancez • Alix Vigil • Mitchell Wilson Eighth Grade • Phillip Alden • Amy Baxter • […]

Teacher uses newspaper as educational tool

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Heather Massey wants her third-grade students to know what’s going on around town. So she uses the Quay County Sun to help teach them. Her efforts have led to her selection as the county’s Newspapers in Education teacher of the year. “The newspapers help the students to stay informed […]

Scholarship list

Tucumcari High School seniors offered scholarships during the 2009-2010 school year. This year’s seniors received $140,782.96 in scholarships.

Rep. Lujan speaks to graduates on future

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan, D-N.M., spoke of the potential each graduate has to improve the future of this nation during Friday night’s graduation at Meslands Community College. “This is a huge step in your life,” Lujan told graduates. “The hard work and sacrifices you and your families have […]

Electric car debuts

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Mesalands Community College’s Automotive Technology Department students will unveil their electric vehicle during today’s Cinco De Mayo celebration at 5:30 p.m. “The students met every Wednesday for three hours this semester to build this car,” said Adrian Charbonnet, a Mesalands student. Charbonnet said the class basically turned a 1993 […]

ENMU raises tuition

By Argen Duncan: Freedom New Mexico The Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents voted Tuesday to increase tuition and fees at all three of its campuses next year. Regents Randy Harris, Chad Lydick, Marshall Stinnett and Pauline Ponce voted Tuesday for the increases. Student Regent Robert Wachter voted against them. Tuition and fees at […]

Tucumcari High School reverses in-school suspension policy

By Thomas Garcia: Freedom New Mexico Tucumcari High School has reversed its in-school suspension meal plan after a student’s mother complained. “A child is already being punished by being placed in ISS,” said Peggy Brown, the parent of a student placed in ISS. Brown said food should not be used as a punishment, noting tax […]

Acting principal quits

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By QCS Staff Acting Tucumcari High School principal Jack Burch resigned effective Thursday, according to Assistant Superintendent Dennis Roch. Roch said Burch, turned in his resignation at the end of Thursday’s school day. “Mr. Burch brought a lot of experience and guidance to Tucumcari Schools during his time here,” Roch said. Roch said Burch’s employment […]

Rep Lujan to be guest speaker at graduation

QCS staff U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan, D-N.M., will be guest speaker at the Mesalands Community College graduation ceremonies on May 7, according to a college news release recapping highlights of the April 14 board of trustees meeting. Also from the meeting: • College President Phillip O. Barry presented an appropriation request that has been […]

Schools start early registration

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Area schools are holding early registration and screening for Kindergarten students for the 2010-2011 school year. Tucumcari and Logan Elementaries will be holding “Child Find” early registration and developmental screenings for children who will turn five years old before Sept. 1. Logan Elementary will hold their “Child Find” registration […]