Road marker features pioneer woman

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun A new roadside marker on west Route 66 honors a local pioneering woman’s legacy. More than 20 residents and family members attended a dedication Thursday of a historical marker honoring Yetta Goldsmith Kohn. “I am touched they have chosen to recognize my great-great-grandmother,” said Yetta Julee Coffman. Coffman is […]

New license pinpoints facial features for security

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By QCS Staff The state’s Motor Vehicle Division has launched a new hi-tech driver’s license to better protect the public from identity theft. It features biometric facial recognition technology at work, which has been operational for about two weeks in Tucumcari, a MVD spokeswoman said. Drivers’ license applicants now get their photo taken and screened […]

12-02-2006: Community Notes

QCS Staff The Chinese Gold Dragon Acrobats are bringing their show to Tucumcari. An additional show for the 2006 line-up, the acrobats’ appearance is sponsored by the Quay Council for Arts and Humanities. The Chinese acrobatic show, which features several balancing acts using everyday objects such as chairs, tables and jugs. They are billed for […]