Lautner, aka ‘Sharkboy’ to visit

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun A martial arts tournament, featuring karate, tae kwon do and ju jitsu, will be held this weekend at the Tucumcari Convention Center. The featured presenter will be Disney and Nickelodeon star and martial artist, Taylor Lautner, also known as “Sharkboy.” Lautner will be signing autographs and teaching some classes. […]

DAR award recipients named

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The Tucumcari Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution honored its essay contest winners and Good Citizens at a luncheon meeting Friday. “Espionage During the American Revolution” was the topic of the 2007-2008 essay. Seventh-grade winner was Jayde Arguello from Tucumcari Middle School. Eighth-grade winner was Kaylee Ann Tibbs of House, and the overall […]

01-30-2008: Calendar

Today: 7.p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061. Thursday: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth St., Logan. Call 497-2977 Thursday: 8 a.m., 40th Annual Agriculture and Home Economics Seminar, Tucumcari Convention Center, 1500 W. Route 66 Blvd. Registration: 8 a.m.- 9 a.m. Programs begin […]

Community Notes: Rep. Brian Moore to visit, craft fair in Logan, free self-defense class, library’s book sale

Rep. Brian Moore to visit Thursday State Rep. Brian Moore will be hold a public meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Quality Inn Conference Room. The meeting will be a no-host dinner. For more information call 461-3460 or 487-2367. Artists rally for food bank Individual artists and businesses have banded together to keep food […]

11-21-07: Calendar

Today: 7 p.m., regular meeting, Southwest Quay Soil Conservation District, Forrest Fire Station. Thursday and Friday: City offices will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Thursdays ongoing: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. 8th Street, Logan, NM. Call 497-2977. Friday: 5 – 7 p.m., cookies and blue grass carolers. […]

Tucumcari VFW post holding Veterans Day events

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By Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari VFW Post 2528 will be holding three events in honor of Veterans Day. At 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, the VFW will place flags at the cemetery for all veterans. On Saturday the VFW will be holding their annual Buddy Poppy drive at various locations throughout the town. At 11 […]

New Mexico’s frotier real American idea

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Gov. Janet Napolitano of Arizona was invited by a magazine, celebrating its 150th anniversary, to write an essay on “The Future of the American Idea.” She wasn’t the only one invited to write such an essay, but her essay was a bit unusual. It’s headed “The Arizona Idea” and […]

October 1953

American Legion Post, No. 20, conducted a membership drive to attract Korean War veterans. … Mayor Tito Trujillo of Mosquero proclaimed an 8:30 p.m. curfew for all persons under 21. … Gov. Ed Mecham missed a Conchas Dam hearing because of a delay in receiving an invite. … The Amateur Radio Emergency Corps had a […]

Logan candles remember 9/11

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Members of the American Legion Post 77 in Logan honored and remembered the fallen of 9/11 on the sixth anniversary of terrorist attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C. Legion members, EMS crews, firefighters and police officers gathered at American Legion Post 77 in Logan Tuesday night to remember those who perished in the […]

05-02-2007: Community Notes

THS scholarship awards ceremony on Thursday Tucumcari High School will hold its scholarship awards ceremony at 7 p.m. on Thursday in the high school auditorium. The students and staff wish to thank the organizations, clubs and individuals in the community for their continued support and invites them to attend the ceremony. American Legion bake sale, […]