Logan stifles Cowboys for Class 1A championship

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ALBUQUERQUE — The Logan Longhorns went in to the locker room down seven against a 28-0, top-seeded Cliff squad Saturday night at The Pit. Yes, they had the Cowboys right where they wanted them. A stifling press and a rejuvenated offense turned the script upside down in the second half, as the Longhorns opened the […]

Cowboys pay price for entertainment

Baxter Black Jim told me a story of his youth. Of course, it could have happened yesterday knowing cowboys the way I do. Jim was 12. His brothers were two years off, either way. Their dad sent the boys out a’horseback to bring in Bully Boy, one of their herd sires, to the home corrals. […]

Ingenuity common among cowboys

By Baxter Black: Humor columnist Cowboys are nothing if not ingenious. It takes that sort of out-of-the-box mentality to allow them to solve the myriad of problems that arise when you combine horse, cow and rope. In the northeastern Montana country, Jim and Norvell (aliases) were backtracking one fall after the gather. By noon they […]

Cowboy creativity entertaining

By Baxter Black: FNM columnist Cowboys can be quite creative when hard times cut into the daily operating expenses. Take Roy’s cousin BB. One of BB’s heifers had come off his badlands and crossed onto Roy’s pasture. On that fateful day BB had driven his pickup and gooseneck trailer to Roy’s place to pick him […]

Cowboys like to ride

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Humans like to ride. They climb onto anything that can move and “go for a ride.” Even inveterate “hikers” catch a ride to the trailhead, the faster the better. It begins when we’re little, with tricycles, and really never ends. The milk cow was one of my favorite rides when I was young. While her […]

Our gifts are in plain sight

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Christmas is coming and we’ll all be singing …  We will, you know. We’ll be singing in church – and we’ll be singing out of church. Christmas carols .. pop Christmas songs.  Because Christmas isn’t just a religious holiday; it’s green trees and colored lights, shopping for gifts and […]

Moya tops House Cowboys

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Cowboys sophomore wide receiver Chris Wooldridge blocks ahead of sophomore running back Jonas Moya during Thursday’s 33-14 loss.

Football to return to House School, House football schedule

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The House Cowboys and Cowgirls are gearing up for the fall sports season. The Cowboys will be returning to the gridiron as 6-man football returns to House. In 2006 House’s football program was canceled by Athletic Director Art Brokenbek when the school could not find a coach. Steve Foust, […]

Area schools Basketball Homecoming schedule

Friday 4:30 p.m. Logan Longhorns vs. Clovis Christian Eagles 4:30 p.m.: Tucumcari Rattlers vs. Floyd Broncos Feb. 3 3 p.m.: House Cowboys and Cowgirls vs Grady Broncos 3 p.m.: San Jon Coyotes vs. Clovis Christian Eagles

Bengals take league championships

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Bengals vs the Cowboys. No, it’s not Monday Night Football but rather the Tucumcari Junior football league championship, played on Thursday night. The Bengals took the championship with a 16-0 win over the Cowboys. The Bengals, coached by James Lott, faced off against the Cowboys, coached by Max Jimenez, […]