Seniors set for Olympics

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Sixteen Quay County senior athletes will compete early next month in the New Mexico State Senior Olympics in Las Cruces. The athletes qualified for state competition at the Quay County Senior Olympics games on May 11-12. The number of athletes who competed this year was higher than the previous […]

Jose Enriquez Quintana

Services: 10 a.m., today a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Jose Enriquez Quintana, 60, died Monday, March 26, 2007, at a Farmington hospital following an illness. Mr. Quintana was born May 25,  1946 in Tucumcari to Antonio and Mary Romero Quintana. He worked construction for many years and […]

Two Quay seniors qualify for nationals

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Two Tucumcari senior Olympians, Celso Blea and Gilbert Romero, qualified for the 2007 National Senior Olympics in June 24-July 5 at Louisville, Ky. Blea and Romero qualified to go the nationals as a result of their scores from the New Mexico State Senior Olympics held Aug. 1-5, 2006 at […]

April 22, 2006 Obituaries

Marie Blea Services: 11 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mosquero. Marie G. Blea, 80, died Wednesday, April 19, 2006, at Lovelace Medical Center in Albuquerque. Mrs. Blea was born Aug. 6, 1925 at Albert. She had been a homemaker. She was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mosquero. Mrs. […]

2/4 Obituaries

Gilbert Blea Services: Have been held. Gilbert “Gil” Richard Blea, 62, died Sunday, Jan. 29, 2006, in Louisville, Colo. He was born May 6, 1943, in Dalhart, Texas, to Moises and Soledad Blea. The family moved to New Mexico in the 1940s where he graduated in 1962 from Tucumcari High School. He moved to Denver, […]

12/28 Obituaries

Pauline Cooper Services: 10 a.m. on Friday at the First Baptist Church of Logan. Pauline H. Cooper, 85, died on Sunday, Dec. 25, 2005, at Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari. She was born May 24, 1925, in Madill, Okla., and had been a Logan resident since 1989 where she moved with her husband William Cooper. […]

Good attendance honored

Elementary releases perfect attendance lists Tucumcari Elementary School recently released its third term perfect attendance lists for preschool through second grade. Preschool students with perfect attendance were Dominic Blea, Shiv Bhakta, Shant Bhakta, Hayden Modisette, Kyle lopez, Michael Christian and Jessyka Welshenbaugh. Kindergarten students with perfect attendance were Brandi Kingston, Richard Aragon, Stephen Leyva, Travis […]

Obits Dec. 27

Mary Ruth Bishop Mary Ruth Bishop, 76, of Tucumcari died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2003. She was born in McNairy County, Tenn. in 1927. She had been a home maker and a member of the Baptist Church. For many years she lived in Clovis with her late husband Hulen. After his retirement from the US Air […]