Weekend fun brings family pride

Thomas Garcia I know it has been a while since I updated you on what has been going on in the world of Thomas. Well, first off, let me get to the important part. My furry little friend is doing good. The rabbit has been a loyal workout companion and has been there for moral […]

Rattlers hosting cross country event

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Thomas Garcia Senior Matt Pacheco said he was looking forward to the Rattlers hosting a cross country event Saturday at Five Mile Park.

Student on cross-country walk of faith passes through Tucumcari

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QCS Staff A student walking from California to South Carolina stops in Tucumcari as he rest from his 2,411-mile pilgrimage home. Tobiah Steinmetz, said he was on a walk of faith Friday afternoon as he visited the Quay County Sun offices. “I was compelled by God to walk across the country,” Steinmetz said. Steinmetz, 25, […]

Student passes through town on cross walk

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun A student walking from California to South Carolina stops in Tucumcari as he rest from his 2,411-mile pilgrimage home. Tobiah Steinmetz, said he was on a walk of faith Friday afternoon as he visited the Quay County Sun offices. “I was compelled by God to walk across the country,” […]

Wind research advisory committe established

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Special to the QCS A North American Wind Research and Training Center Advisory Committee has been formed and includes representatives from a cross section of the energy industry, according to a press release from Mesalands Community College. Included in the corporations and organizations participating on the advisory committee are BP Alternative Energy, Shell Wind Energy, […]

Cross country starts Friday

QCS Staff Report The Tucumcari Rattlers cross country team will begin its third season Friday at the Clovis Invite. There are 29 Rattlers in cross country this year and 16 of them are newcomers to the program, according to Rattlers coach Garry Hittson.

December 1941

The last six miles of Highway 18 (now Highway 209) were completed. … State Police officer Jimmy Clark warned that all motorists were to have a 1942 driving licenses by Jan. 1; those found without would be arrested and prosecuted to the full limit of the law — no exceptions. … All knitting groups met […]

Rattler runners claim second place, earn All District honors

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By QCS Staff For the first tine in 16 years, the Tucumcari High School Girls Cross Country team are District 6-2A Runners up. “It’s really a great achievement. The program was done away for three years, it’s only been back for two. They really worked hard all year long,” said Gary Hittson, coach of the […]

Rattler girls take second place in cross country meet

Special to the QCS The Tucumcari High School Rattler Varsity Cross Country team competed in the District 6-2A Cross Country meet in Santa Rosa Saturday. The Rattler girls team captured second place, six points behind Pecos, and will compete today in Rio Rancho. Freshman Lorri Harman finished in fourth place, senior Kaitlyn Romero in fifth […]

Rattler cross country making gains

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Rattlers cross country team will be competing at 9 a.m. today at the Robertson invite at Las Vegas. This is the fourth invite that the Rattlers have competed in. Their last invite was at Pecos on Sept. 22 and the girls placed fifth overall. It their best for […]