Lawsuit filed against Clayton Ranch Market

By Chris Schmaedeke, QCS managing editor The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit against Clayton Ranch Market in Clayton. Clayton Ranch Market is owned by former District 67 State Rep. Brian Moore, who has entered the race for the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor of New Mexico. The lawsuit claims the store […]

May 1936

Jack Davis was arrested in Colorado Springs, Colo. Davis was charged with slaying

Riding, racing the Santa Fe Trail

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Team Liberty had it much easier than their forefathers when they crossed the Santa Fe Trail. Participants in the Great Santa Fe Trail Race, Dawson Higgins and Shawn Davis, had six horses, a motor coach, a truck with a sleeper and hot meals. The 13-day race covered 800 miles, […]

Phyllis Davis Collins

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Services: A memorial service will be held later. Phyllis Davis Collins, 86, died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007. She was born on Sept. 23, 1920 in Mauldin, Wash., to the late Calvin Orville and Georgia Leona Foreman Davis. At the age of 16, she migrated with her family to the Southwest. She lived in Tucumcari for […]

Team Liberty setting pace on Santa Fe Trail ride

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Team Liberty of Tucumcari is in the No. 3 spot after two days in the Great Santa Fe Trail Horse Endurance Race, said Shawn Davis, Liberty Team captain from Tucumcari. �We�re in third. We�re doing okay. We�re right up there where we need to be,� said Davis in a […]

Irene M. Powers

Services: 4 p.m. today at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Irene M. Powers, 84, of Tucumcari died Monday, April 16, 2007, in Amarillo, Texas. She was born Dec 24, 1922 in Spirit Lake, Iowa, to Neil and Beulah Baker Nelson. Mrs. Powers grew up in Spirit Lake, but her playground was Lake Okoboji, Iowa. She enjoyed […]

County cattle theft suspected

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun A rancher in the Obar area of Quay County is offering a $10,000 reward for information about more than a dozen missing calves. “Some were taken about two weeks ago, and then there’s at least six that we haven’t seen by their mothers,” said Bryan Rinestine of Rinestine Ranch, […]

Roosa M. “Rosie” Davis

Roosa M. “Rosie” Davis Services: Have been held. Roosa M. “Rosie” Davis, 91, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2007, in the Coom Memorial Nursing Home in Dalhart, Texas. A Tucumcari resident, she had been had been making her home in Dalhart since June 2006 because of health reasons. Mrs. Davis was born July 10, 1915 in […]

O.B. Coffey

O.B. Coffey Services: Visitation with the family will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday at the Steed-Todd Funeral Home in Clovis. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Friday at the First Baptist Church in Melrose. O.B. Coffey, 68, of Logan died Sept. 15, 2006. He was the youngest of 12 children born to […]

Lady Rattlers defeat Logan

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Tucumcari Lady Rattlers fought back from a 2-0 deficit to win against the Logan Longhorns Saturday night in the Snake Pit. “We did good to come back from 2-0,” Tucumcari coach Kaylene Davis said. “Towards the end of the third set, the girls were in the huddle during […]