Local election briefs

White to run for Quay County Clerk Ellen White, Quay County Clerk has announced her candidacy for re-election as Quay County Clerk in the June 3 Primary Election. White is a life-long resident of Quay County and has been the Quay County Clerk since January 2005. She served as Chief Deputy Clerk from January 1998 [...]

Occupatonal licenses due, Ag seminar set for Jan,. 31

State Vet will be guest speaker The 40th Annual Agriculture and Home Economics Seminar will be Jan. 31 at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Programs will begin at 9 a.m. They will feature animal health topics including TB, brucellosis, bovine trichonmoniasis and other diseases; basic soil classifications for Quay County;  feral [...]

Early and absentee voting for Sept. 18 hospital tax is ongoing

The Quay County Clerk’s office is conducting early and absentee voting for the Special Hospital Tax Election on Sept. 18. Voting began Tuesday, said Ellen White, county clerk. Voters can cast their early ballots on weekdays between 8 a.m. and noon and from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Court House. Eligible voters may [...]

Mesalands Board Elections: March 6

By QCS Staff The Quay County Clerk’s Office is currently conducting absentee voting for the Mesalands Community College Board of Trustees Election on March 6, 2007. Absentee Voting hours are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday through Friday The last day to vote absentee is 5 p.m. on March [...]

Without challengers…

No candidates filed on Wednesday for positions on the Board of Trustees of the Mesalands Community College, according to the Quay County Clerk’s Office. Incumbents up for re-election on the five-member board are Bronson Moore, District 4, and Jimmy Sandoval, District 2. The filing day for write-in candidates is Jan. 30 before 5 p.m. at [...]

Time for early voting

By QCS Staff Absentee voting — for those who cannot participate on the Nov. 7 general election — begins on Tuesday, said Quay County Clerk Ellen White. Absentee voting is available for all residents who would like to cast their vote prior to the general election, White said. Voting can be done in person or [...]

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 [...]

Early vote totals high

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By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Tony and Patsy Gresham made a short walk Friday in the Quay County Courthouse. The Greshams thought it was important to have honesty, experience and commitment from their elected officials, and they took advantage of the early voting period to let their voices be heard. More than 400 people [...]

Voting update

Absentee voting by mail is now being accepted for Tucumcari’s March 7 municipal election, according to a release from the city clerk’s office. The release said absentee ballot applications may be picked up at City Hall or mailed by calling 461-3451. No reason has to be given to vote absentee. Votes can also be made [...]

County elections on the way for Quay

By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS It’s time for Quay residents who want to run for county office to start stamping out some election promises and campaign buttons. The date to file for candidacy with the county clerk is March 21. Six seats are up for grabs in Quay, according to the state’s 2006 Candidate Guide. These [...]