Four Quay schools fail to meet AYP standards

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By Thomas Gracia: : QCS staff writer All of Quay County’s public school districts met Adequate Yearly Progress standards for 2009, but four of the county’s schools did not meet standards, according to the New Mexico Public Education Department. The report shows four of six Quay County schools — Tucumcari High School, Tucumcari Elementary, House […]

Workforce leader retires

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The man behind the scenes of Quay, Guadalupe, Harding and Union counties Workforce Development Centers is retiring after 11 years. Bill Griffin’s last day as coordinator and sole staffer of the four-county WDC region was Friday. The WDC provides employment and unemployment services in the four county area. Griffin was honored Wednesday by regional director […]

Remembering those who have served in the military

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Chelle Delaney Late Monday morning four men from Tucumcari’s VFW Post 2528 officially lowered the flag to half-mast. Their salute to the flag signaled the beginning of the Memorial Day ceremony to honor men and women in the U.S. armed forces. Those who have served in the military and families who have lost loved ones […]

A four-legged view of four wheels

By Aggie Moncus The slave is off to have coffee with friends so I am going to do some writing in order to get this column out of the way before she returns to complain that she doesn’t have a subject this week. If she would let me write more frequently, she wouldn’t have to […]

School board candidates participate in forum

Thomas Garcia Four of the six candidates seeking election to the Tucumcari School Board

Candidates file for school board elections in Quay County

By QCS Staff Thirteen candidates have filed to run for school board positions in

Music, festivals, rodeo are jampacked into four days

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Chelle Delaney Take your pick. There is something for everyone’s taste from bucking broncs to cowboy poetry to contemporary music beginning Thursday… The long-weekend’s festivities begin with a contemporary music concert by Curt Collins who should give your spirits a lift. Collins’ current single, “Another Day,” is the title track of his new CD and […]

New team at Tucucmari Golf Course

By Robert Ciolli: Quay County Sun After a four year absence, Charlie Maciel has returned part-time to the Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course.Teaming up with Rex Maddaford of Tucumcari, they have formed M&M Golf

April 26, 2008 Calendar

Today: 7:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m., Quay County Wellness Fair, Tucumcari Convention Center. Today: Quay County Rabies Clinics, four locations in Quay County:

Local vets offering rabies clinics

By QCS Staff Rabies clinics will be offered at four locations in Quay County on April 26 by two local veterinarians.