Arch Hurley selects McCasland as manager

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Franklin McCasland was selected Wednesday night as the new manager of the Arch Hurley Conservancy Distirct. The vote was 3-2 in favor of hiring McCasland at $52,000 a year. McCasland is to start Jan. 2. Baord memers Larry Perkins, U.V. Hinson and Pablo Lopez voted in favor of hiring […]

Wall brand leaves mark for future

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By Chelle Delaney: QCS Associate Publisher Dozens of brands were etched into the woodwork at a wall branding ceremony on Saturday at the Travis Nelson Building. The ceremony is all part of the centennial celebration of the Quay County Fair. Saturday’s event was hosted by the Wranglers 4-H Club. The Travis Nelson Building also is […]

Albert L. Foote

Albert L. Foote Services: 2 p.m. Thursday at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Albert L. Foote of San Jon died Sunday, Jan. 7, 2007, in Amarillo, Texas following an extended illness. Mr. Foote is survived by his wife, DeLois, of 43 years, two children, Albert, Jr., of Clovis and Babette of Snohomish, Wash., and grandchildren, Vincent, […]

Hale McClure

Hale McClure Services: Will be announced at a later date. Hale McClure, 83, died Monday, June 26, 2006. Mr. McClure was born July 8, 1922 in Tucumcari. He attended the Tucumcari School System and graduated from Tucumcari High School in 1941. He loved the out doors, artifact hunting and making Jewelry. He was retired from […]

Elks name woman citizen of the year

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William Thompson:Quay County Sun Judy Hiner, director of the Quay Council for Arts and Humanities, got a big surprise at the recent Tucumcari performance of “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.” David Foote, exalted ruler of Elks Lodge 1172, presented her with the Elks’ 2004-2005 Distinguished Citizenship Award. “I thought I was going to break down,” […]

Norma Jean Baum Gray, Rex B. Foote

Rex B. Foote Rex B. Foote, 84, died in Tucumcari on Monday July 19, 2004 following an extended illness. Rex Foote was born Dec. 3, 1919 in Orlando, Okla. He was a farmer in the Tucumcari area for many years. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. He is Survived […]

Obits 10-22

James Stull James W. “Jim” Stull, 78, died Monday, Oct. 20, 2003. He was born Nov. 26, 1924 in Water Valley, Ark. to Henry and Cora B. Stull. Mr. Stull moved to New Mexico with his family at the age of seven and resided in the Obar and Nara Visa community until he graduated from […]