Garden check list for July

By Tom Dominguez, Quay County Extension It’s time to evaluate the volume of water delivered from lawn sprinklers to ensure healthy, stress-free grass during the heat of the summer.

04-02-2008: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. According to reports: Saturdayl At 1:55 a.m., female reported a prowler in her backyard on South Eighth Street. The officer advised that the female subject had heard someone […]

United Way raises $7,500

By QCS staff The annual auction on Tuesday was the best ever for the United Way of Quay County. “We raised about $7,500,” Doyle Frasier, president of the United Way, said. Things started moving slowly at first, but after the dinner hour more people showed up at Wells Fargo Bank, he said. Tires were a […]

May 5, 2007 Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department, during the last few days. According to reports: Tuesday • At 7:18 a.m., police found a bike by the canal and it was taken to the police department. • At 11:10 p.m., a […]

United Way within hair’s breadth of goal

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun With a check for $880 and some change from the ALCO retail store, the United Way of Quay County nearly reached its $25,000 goal for 2007 on Tuesday, said Pat Sparks, secretary and treasurer. “We’re just $339 shy,” Sparks said. “We just hope there are more donations that will […]

Double check your voter registration ID card

By QCS Staff New voter registration identification cards, generated by the New Mexico Secretary of State, have been and are being received by Quay Count residents, said Ellen White, clerk of the court. “It’s important to check and see if the information is correct,” she said. “If the information is incorrect, please bring your card […]

May 3, 2006 Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by Tucumcari police during the last few days. According to the reports: Monday • At 3:07 a.m., a female reported juveniles drinking at a convenience store. The caller said four juveniles were traveling together in a vehicle and had possibly been drinking. No contact was made. • […]

March 18, 2006 Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by Tucumcari police during the last few days. According to the reports: Tuesday • At 12:35 p.m., a female reported a problem with neighbors on South Eighth Street. People hired to do yardwork for the neighbors were teasing the caller’s dog, and were told to stop. • […]

March 1, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

Next week kicks off the 2006 high school golf program with a trip to the Santa Ana Pueblo Golf Course. I am looking forward to a great learning experience and having Fun. Let me just take a minute to introduce your team: Oliva Mitchell, Clay Beevers, Drew Hale, Anas Badshah, Srephen Smith, Qasim Badshah, Johnny […]

10/5 Just passing through

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Who: Stony Davis — yes, it’s on his ID — and his friend Tyler Smith from Wheatland, Wyo. Where they’re going: Davis said they were trekking to Fort Worth where some relatives of his promised them a job. He also said this was their first lengthy trip in the car they were driving, which had […]