Special to the QCS American History month was celebrated by the Tucumcari Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution with their annual essay awards luncheon. Students from area schools were recognized for their winning essays. The DAR Good Citizen essay was written by a senior, selected by the faculty of their school. The student has two [...]
By Glenda Reid The Tucumcari Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution has a program where they give out new United States Flags for torn or faded flags. The Tucumcari Chapter members drive around town and jot down places that fly the United States flag and see if that flag needs replacing. Then the [...]
The Tucumcari chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution was honored to have two state essay winners. Kamelia Lamm’s essay on Paul Revere was the fifth-grade winner of the American History Essay Contest. Kamelia and her mother, Jodie Lamm, were able to attend the state conference, where Kamelia read her essay. Blake Moon, junior [...]
By Lynn Moncus: Comments from the Canyons On the evening of April 19, Tucumcari Historical Research Institute held its annual meeting at the Elks Lodge. The program about the history of education in Quay County was presented by Joy Moon and her daughters, Carolyn Franklin and Janet Griffiths. The daughters prepared their script by doing [...]
Leona Mae Fisher Leona Mae Fisher, 83, died on Thursday, April 22, 2010, in Clovis. She was born April 30, 1926, in Putney, W.Va.. Survivors include two daughters, Marie Chartrau and Peggy Sulinckas, and one son, Donald Fisher. Services are at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the First Baptist Church in Logan. Information:461-3815
Tucumcari DARTucumcari Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution held the annual Community Recognition meeting on May 8.
By QCS Staff Veterans Day services set for SundayThe Tucumcari Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, with the assistance of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2528 will hold a pre-Veterans Day service at 1:30 p.m. Sunday
Services: 7 p.m., today a rosary will be recited at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. At 2 p.m. on Friday, a mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Church. Julia Gloria Martinez, 54, died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2007, at Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari. Mrs. Martinez was born Sept. [...]