Our page — May 25

Congratulations to Brian Lopez and Ashley (Lopez) Sharrar. Brian has graduated fromthe University of New Mexico with a bachelor’s degree in health, medicine and human values. Brian is a 2007 graduate of Tucumcari High School and has been accepted to the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. He will begin medical school in July. […]

To catch a thief: $4k reward offered

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun A $4,000 reward is being offered in hopes of recovering $30,000 in tools that are missing from the Route 66 Ethanol plant, said Brian Wink, project supervisor at the plant. Wink said his job trailer and tools were taken sometime between 6 p.m. April 4 and 8 a.m. April […]

And the winner is …

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By QCS Staff A local man won a piece of NFL memorabilia Saturday at the Six Shooter Siding Festival. Charlie Chavez of Tucumcari bought a raffle ticket to win an Official NFL football autographed by Chicago Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher. “I never thought I would win something like this,” Chavez said. “When they announced […]

Fans turn out for No. 54

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Several hundred fans came out on Thursday to meet their favorite Chicago Bear, Brian Urlacher, in Tucumcari. They came from neighboring Guadalupe County and east from Amarillo, Texas, for the chance to shake hands, to get an autograph and to have their picture taken with linebacker No. 54. “I […]

More than 200 come out to see No. 54

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By QCS Staff Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher was welcomed by more than 200 fans in Tucumcari. Following a well-rehearsed welcome by the Rattlers Varsity Cheerleading Team, Urlacher got down business. He signed autographers for all the fans, who brought everything from helmets to model characters of the linebacker. It was the first time Urlacher […]

No. 54, Brian Urlacher will be here Thursday

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun An NFL Super Bowl/Pro Bowl player is set to meet with fans and overlook his signature owned business in Tucumcari. The Chicago Bear’s linebacker, Brian Urlacher, will be at the Brian Urlacher Cross Country Auto Sales on South Lake Street Thursday afternoon. Urlacher will be holding an autograph session […]

THS Senior class scholarship recipients

Tucumcari High School seniors of the class of 2007 have been offered more than $275,000 in scholarships. Seniors offered scholarships for the 2006-2007 school year are listed by the donor and student recepients: David and Sylvia York – Kylee Barnett and Brian Lopez BPO Does – Kylee Barnett and Jacquelyn Lopez Rod David – Rusty […]

Urlacher golf tourney: A first for city

By Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Golf Course will host the first Brian Urlacher Cross Country Auto Sales Golf Tournament later this month. The event’s namesake had planned to attend but now finds that he won’t be able to make it, according to the organizers. “Brian will not be able to attend this tournament because he […]

It’s promenade time

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By QCS Staff Tis the season of proms and one of the rites of passage for high school seniors. Tucumcari Highs School celebrated Friday night and tonight San Jon will have its prom. In Tucumcari, they dined out, arrived in stretched Hummers or dad’s pickup. At the Tucumcari gym, parents, relatives and friends filled one […]

Rattler aims for Division I football

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun When Brian Lopez grows up, he wants to become a doctor. While Brian Lopez is growing up, he wants to be a Division I college football player. This summer will give the Tucumcari High School junior a chance to see if he can get a chance to do both. […]