Stella Mae Creech

Stella Mae Creech Services: 10 a.m. Monday at the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Stella Mae Creech, 90, died at her home in Tucumcari on Oct. 18, 2006 following and extended illness. She was born April 7, 1916 in Chillicothe, Texas. She had been a home maker. Mrs. Creech was preceded in death by her husband, […]

United Way pleased with local funds

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Informally, United Way of Quay County members are going into a summer break. Formally, the members are pleased with the way individuals and businesses in the county have supported them throughout the fund-raising effort. As of Monday, the charitable organization reported that $23,470 in funds have come in — […]

Southwest Mercantile to shut down

William Thompson Area shoppers will soon have one less place to shop for western wear, gifts and supplies. Main Street landmark Southwest Mercantile is going out of business. Heather Duba, co-owner with her brother Jason and parents David and Kathy, said the Duba family is beset with health issues. “The store is not closing due […]

Obituaries 6/21

Alice Duba Alice Duba, 78, of Platte, S.D., died Tuesday, June 17, 2003, at Platte Care Center . She was born Sept. 24, 1924, in Platte, to Albert and Jennie (Luten) DeBoer. She attended grade school in Platte and graduated from Platte High School in 1942. She also was employed at the K&K Store for […]