Herminia Hernandez-Cordova de Dunbar

Services: 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, at the First Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Herminia Hernandez-Cordova de Dunbar, 61, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2007, at Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital following an extended illness.   She was born on Sept. 10, 1945 in  Las Cruces, Chihuahua Mexico. She and her husband had made their home in El Paso, [...]

Plans abound for Conchas Dam

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff New camping and other recreation facilities are on the drawing board for the southside area of the Conchas Dam, said Gary Cordova, operations manager of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Conchas Dam Project. “We are redeveloping the south recreation area. It was originally done in 1952, and the last update [...]

High water at Conchas

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by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Fueled by monsoon rains, the water level at Conchas Lake is the highest its been in at least several years, according to officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Higher water levels means more water will be available to irrigate farm and ranch operations south of the dam [...]

Sandra Hendren Cordova

Sandra Hendren Cordova Services: 10 a.m. today a Mass will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Tucumcari. Sandra Hendren Cordova, 58, died Friday, Aug. 4, 2006, in Bremerton, Wash., following a long and courageous battle with cancer.   She was born Oct. 29, 1947, in Tucumcari to Eloy and Helen Hendren. She was reared [...]

Rattlers take first at Fort Sumner Qualifiers

QCS Staff The Tucumcari boys pulled out a victory, and the girls finished second at last week’s Fort Sumner Qualifiers. Three Rattlers earned first-place finishes and three relay teams posted victories as the Rattlers outdistanced Capitan with 112 points in the meet. Capitan finished second with 94, followed by Fort Sumner (78 points) and Santa [...]

March 18, 2006 Obituaries

Carmen C. Garcia Services: 10 a.m. Monday at San Antonio Catholic Church in Logan. Carmen C. (Concha) Garcia, 58, died Wednesday, March 15, 2006, in Dallas. Mrs. Garcia was born July 7, 1947, in Logan to Juan L. and Tomasita D. Cordova. She was a member of the San Antonio Catholic Church in Logan. She [...]

March 1, 2006 Obituaries

Harry Swift Services: Have been held. Harry Swift, 89, of Amarillo died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2006. Mr. Swift was born in Forrest on Dec. 11, 1916, and was raised in Tucumcari. He married Freida Bomar on April 11, 1942, in Tucumcari. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Army Air Force [...]

2/8 Honor roll

Disclosure Statement:The following student names are listed as their respective schools have submitted them. Names may have been withheld in compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Tucumcari A honor roll Seniors:Deanna Alvarez, Brandi Arenas, Jessica Barton, Clay Beevers, Brittany Rodgers. Sophomores:Taylor Cordova, Ariel Crocker, Andre DeBord, Michael Martinez, Wesley Martinez, Caitlyn [...]

2/8 Obituaries

Frances Cordova Services: 11 a.m. on Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mosquero Frances Cordova, 65, died Friday, Feb. 3, 2006, in Arizona. She was born Aug 7, 1940, in Sabinoso. She was a homemaker and member of the Catholic Church. She is survived by her husband Robert Cordova of El Mirage, Ariz.; two [...]

9/17 Obituaries

Marion Berry Services: Funeral services have taken place. Marion Berry, 74, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005, in Albuquerque. He was born on Feb. 26, 1931, in Tucumcari. He had been an active member of the First Baptist Church in Tucumcari and was retired from the Union Pacific Railroad Company where he had been an engineer [...]