Dinosaur museum unveils new exhibit

Kimberly Hanna

Commodities to be distributed

Commodities will be distributed Feb. 16 at the Travis Nelson building, 9-11 a.m. and 1-2 p.m. They will be distributed at the north side of the exhibit building at the fairgrounds.

Santos exhibit by late Max Henderson opens Saturday

By QCS Staff A retrospective of works by the late Maximilliano “Max” Padilla Henderson will open this weekend at the Eastern New Mexico ArtSpace Gallery.About 20 santos and carvings by the artist from the family’s collection have been generously loaned for the exhibit, said David Buchen, director of ENMAS. The artist’s widow Esther Moya Henderson […]

2008 Quay County Fair schedule

There will be Bluegrass Music daily in the Exhibit Hall

New Deal photo exhibit opens today in Tucumcari

By QCS Staff The National New Deal Association’s traveling exhibit of New Mexico’s photo-documented New Deal Treasures will be on display in Tucumcaru today through Sept. 7. The New Mexico Economic Development Department (NMEDD), through its New Mexico MainStreet Program, borrowed the exhibit from the National New Deal Association late last year, according to a […]

Quarles exhibit opens today

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Special to QCS If you have enjoyed Doug Quarles’ murals, now is the time to see his smaller and latest works on canvas. Artwork by Tucumcari’s own muralist is the subject of a one man show and featured member artist at the Eastern New Mexico Art Space gallery beginning today. Working as a full-time artist […]

Kids discover a playa playground

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Like saucers left in the rain, New Mexico’s playas collect water. Eventually some of their water may trickle down to an aquifer, birds and wildlife may sip and dip in the circular shallows and livestock may come by to draw in a long drink. But they also have other […]

Playas exhibit set to open Thursday

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By QCS Staff A special exhibit, featuring the playas of the High Plains opens on Thursday at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Playas are a unique natural feature of the High Plains region, and 96 percent of the world’s playas are found right here. There are over 20,000 playas in the Texas Panhandle and South Plains […]

State Fair Results: 4-H Educational projects

Quay County 4-Hers sent items they made in their 4-H educational project to the New Mexico State Fair to compete against youth from all over the state. Here is how they placed:   Jordan Runyan, a Junior placed 2nd on her cropped photo, 1st on her good composition photo, 2nd on her embellished pants, and […]

Latino exhibit coming to Tucumcari

Special to QCS Did you know? It was a Hispanic/Latino Inventor who engineered the first submarine, gyroplane (helicopter) and the atomic bomb (nuclear weapons). In addition, the adjustable wrench, a reversible motor, an optical analysis system, and a system for color televisions were all created by the minds and hands of a Hispanic/Latino inventor. You […]