Logan Schools honor rolls

Seniors A Honor Roll Cassandra Cannon Raymond Castro Bethany Claypool Adrian Franco Brandon Miller Ashlee Muncy Andrew Rinestine Rylee Stenberg Alyssa Strack Alyssa Whetten Savanna Williams A/B Honor Roll Kacey Kuhlman Klay Rogers Juniors A Honor Roll Tait Avent Holly Baxter Khaeden Cox Cassandra Evans William Humble Zane Slater Lauren Wilson A/B Honor Roll Nicole […]

Logan plays host to Ambassadors

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Logan Longhorn gym was alive with basketball once more this season. There were no seniors, juniors, sophomores or freshmen on the hardwood Thursday night. Instead, there were representatives of the Logan community who laced up for some hoops against the Harlem Ambassadors in an effort to aid in […]

LaVonne “Bonnie” Bruhn Paulk

LaVonne “Bonnie” Bruhn Paulk Services:10 a.m., today, graveside services will be at the Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Texas. LaVonne “Bonnie” Bruhn Paulk, 83, died Monday Nov. 27, 2006. in Oklahoma City. Mrs. Paulk was born Aug.18, 1923 in Logan, N.M. to Elmor and Myrtle Casey Bruhn. She married Kindel Paulk in Tucumcari on March 21, 1944. […]

Henry B. Blair

Henry B. Blair Services: 2 p.m. on Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Henry B. Blair, 73, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2006 at the Baptist St. Anthony Hospital in Amarillo, Texas.   Mr. Blair was born May 4, 1933 in Hildon, Okla. He was a member of the First Baptist Church […]

Chavez faces drug charges

By QCS Staff Stella Chavez, 35, was charged on Friday with three felony charges for possession of drugs, battery and tampering with evidence. Chavez appeared in the Magistrate Court before Judge Edwin Bruhn. Chavez is the mother of Augustine Montiel, the 12-year-old who died in a Tucumcari canal. Montiel’s autopsy revealed that he was intoxicated. […]

Jaramillo’s request to lower bond denied

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun A man accused of supplying alcohol to a minor who drowned last month will not receive a lower bond, a judge ruled on Tuesday. Judge Edwin Bruhn said bond for Fred Jaramillo III, 23, would remain at $100,000. Jaramillo has been in jail since June 13, when he was […]

Many races unopposed

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Sue Moore spent Tuesday night at the Quay County Courthouse, doing what she’s done every two years for the last 42 years. This time it was different, but not necessarily better for Moore. Moore won the probate judge race Tuesday night with 1,160 votes in an unopposed Democratic primary. […]

Many county races unopposed

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Editor’s Note: This is the fourth story in a series about the June 6 primary elections. This story focuses on unopposed candidates. Sue Smith Moore was interested in the position of Quay County probate judge. She just wasn’t interested in campaigning. There are no such worries for Smith, who […]

Turn of card decides election

TV Hagenah “When I saw that I turned over a nine I thought that I had lost,” said Christopher Maestas who was drawing cards against incumbent Jimmy Sandoval to see who would become Tucumcari’s newest city commissioner. “Then I saw that he had turned over a two.” The entire experience of choosing a city commissioner […]

Jailer indicted by grand jury

William Thompson Robert Gonzales, the Quay County Juvenile Detention Center employee who was arrested and charged in November with criminal sexual acts, has had all charges against him dismissed in Quay County Magistrate Court. However, evidence will now be presented against Gonzales before a grand jury, his supervisor at the detention center said. Magistrate Judge […]