Slow pitch softball schedule

The following is the schedule for the city slow pitch softball league at Jennings Field. The Gold Division enters more competitive events. The Gold Division enters Gold Division Thursday, field 2 6 p.m., KAOS vs Bo’s Crew 7 p.m., Johns vs Versatile 8 p.m., Versatile vs KAOS 9 p.m., Steel vs KAOS July 3, field […]

Veterans honored, remembered

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In memory of the men and women of the U.S. Armed Services who have gone before us and will come after us, the members of Tucumcari’s Veterans of Foreign Wars conducted the annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Tucumcari Memorial Park. The color of the flowers and those in “old glory” told the story as […]

Quarles open Gallery 111

BY QCS Staff Gallery one eleven— which is recognized by its distinctive blue Gallery 111 letters on the storefront at the same address on Second Street — opened its doors on Saturday to a crowd of about 60 well-wishers and artists in their own right. It’s the dream of artists Sharon and Doug Quarles. “Ever […]

Plan for plump pumkin patch

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Eight-year-old Noah Marquez of Tucumcari may have some tips for backyard gardeners when it comes to growing pumpkins. “I had four seeds,” he said. “I pushed the dirt back a little bit, and put the seeds in, then I covered it up.” Sometime later, “I almost pulled them up, […]

June 7, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

By Howie Tucker Results from the weekend’s Mesa Country Club Two-Man Las Vegas Scramble Red flight: First, Jim Norris/J.W. Norris. Second, Pete Sierra/Hale Allen. Third, Roger Bowe/John L Frost. Blue flight: First, tie between Edgar Shipley/Sam Marshno, Joe Dominquez/Larry Brown and Fred Barnett/Ton Marano. Closest to hole: Saturday, Richard Primrose (No. 3) and Steve Mills […]

Blue Swallow to get new owners

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By Ryn Gargulinski: Quay County Sun Its sign is a screaming neon blue. People passing through have gotten tattoos of the little bird on their ankles. It’s most likely the most photographed motel in Tucumcari. And now it’s got new owners. Route 66’s infamous Blue Swallow Motel – that’s been featured on Web sites, field […]

10/8 Quay County critter

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Name: L.J., a 4-month-old Blue Heeler from somewhere unknown. “We just found him,” owner Merissa Cooper said. Owner: Cooper, of Tucumcari Claim to fame: When asked of his special talents, Cooper said L.J. was still in training. “He’s learning how to sit. He plays with my other dogs. We try to point at him to […]

Air Force jazz concert coming to Tucumcari

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By Ryan Lengerich Tucumcari Jazz fans take notice. The United States Air Force Band of the West will be holding a jazz concert at 7 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Tucumcari High School Auditorium. The show is sponsored by the Quay County Sun and there is no admission charge. Free tickets can be picked up […]