Local geocaching event planned for Saturday

Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun

Air show for everyone in Tucumcari

By Chris Schmaedeke: QCSun managing editor The 17th Annual Tucumcari Rotary Club Air Show is flying above as many of you read this column. What I realized this past week is this event is much more than just a show up in the skies. This event is for the community. A close-knit community. This event […]

County 4-H rodeo set for weekend

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Freedom New Mexico The 2009 Quay County 4-H Rodeo is scheduled Friday and Saturday at the Quay County Fairgrounds. The event helps raise funds for the local 4-H Council, said Brenda Bishop, Quay County 4-H council advisor. “The event gives our kids a local stage to perform on,” Bishop said. Bishop said 51 people have […]

Tucumcari Rotary set for tourney

The Tucumcari Rotary Club is set for its Two Man Golf Tournament on June 27. Proceeds from the event

Cochan to return for Stars on the Water event June 13

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Weekend festival touts bluegrass specials

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Chelle Delaney Music lovers have the opportunity to hear some fine bluegrass performers and bands this weekend in Tucumcari at the inaugural Bluegrass Festival, event organizers say. One example is the Alan Munde Gazette with band leader Munde, who reviewers say is one of the foremost 5-string banjo players. Munde played with the Country Gazette […]

Starting is easy, quitting is not

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Getting to be 21 is an enormous event. Why? It means that you’ll be of legal age to purchase and consume alcohol. Will you be ready for it? Some young people get the idea they should be prepared for it. They think, “What will it taste like? How will […]

Six Shooter Fest attracts talent for stage and bake-off

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Despite gusting winds off the prairie, the first Six Shooter Siding Festival got off to a good start, say its organizers. “There was heavy traffic. We estimated 350 to 375 showed up before the winds started blowing,” said Sharon Quarles, chairman of the event. The event was sponsored by […]

Cullum to fight today in King of The Cage event in Albuquerque

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Tucumcari’s own Abel Cullum will make his King of The Cage debut today in Albuquerque. Cullum, a five-time defending Desert Xtreme junior bantam weight champion and a two-time defending South West Fury light weight champion, will fight Eddie Alvarez to be ranked as the number one contender for the […]

Letters to Editor: Air show cooperative event

Air show cooperative event Tom and I so enjoyed our visit to your welcoming town and the very fine air show. What a delight to see a community come together to make something good happen. And the air show was something really good. Thank you for your town’s hospitality, and for a great day. The […]