Parents needed to provide foster care

There will be a free ice cream social Tuesday. The state’s Children, Youth and Families Department want you to get the scoop on foster and adoptive parenting, according to a press release. It will be from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the Tucumcari CYFD office at 107 W. Aber. For the children, […]

Cowboy camp meeting set for July 21-22

The Mosquero Cowboy Camp Meeting, “It’s a God Thing!” will be on July 21-22. The country and gospel singing jamboree offers a free weekend of family fun, food, and entertainment. There will be chuck wagon meals, campfire music, cowboy games, wagon rides, ground or goat roping, horseshoe contests, prizes and games for all ages. Campers […]

Upcoming community events

Free conference offers help for caregivers The Non-Metro Area Agency on Aging is hosting a “Giving Care to Caregiver’s” Conference in Albuquerque on May 1-2. This is a free conference for full-time and part-time caregivers where they can learn about additional resources and have a little time to re-charge. Keynote speakers are coming from Texas […]

A loss to Devils ends Logan’s state bid

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Longhorns paid the Devils their due Saturday night at Logan. The district 4-1A champions Logan Longhorns state bid ended with a 83-69 loss to the district 1 1A runner up Springer Red Devils. “This was my last game and I tried to leave it all out on the […]

Rattlers fast pace not enough

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Rattlers remained positive despite another district loss on Friday night. The Tucumcari Rattlers lost 71-55 and the Lady Rattlers fell 55-33 to the Clayton Yellowjackets. Both Rattlers teams played fierce and kept up with the Yellowjackets through the first three periods. But by the fourth, the Rattlers were […]

Lions hold Rattlers without district win; Logan Longhorns take two

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Tucumcari Rattlers can- not seem to get over district hump. With four straight losses since the beginning of their district play, the Rattlers are still in search of a mark in the winning column after Friday night’s losses Girls The Lady Rattlers faded fast during Friday night’s 61-22 […]

Clayton Yellow Jackets overtake Rattlers

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Rattlers district record dropped to 0-3 Tuesday night after the Lady Rattlers fell 51-28 and the Rattlers lost 89-70 to the Clayton Yellow Jackets. Boys The Yellow Jackets had the Rattlers seeing threes as they made 14 3-pointers during Tuesday night’s 89-70 win. Going into half-time with a […]

Logan Longhorns take two from San Jon

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Logan Longhorns came from behind to beat the San Jon Coyotes Thursday night at Logan. “San Jon is a great team,” said Logan coach Billy Burns. “We know if we play them again, it’s going to be another close game. They have a lot of great players like […]

Rattlers fall short in district squeaker

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Rattlers are 0-2 after another district game that was a squeaker on Friday night. The Tucumcari Rattlers fell short of the Texico Wolverines 50-47 and the Lady Wolverines overtook the Tucumcari Rattlers 59-18. In the boys game, it was a exciting final period as both teams were unwilling […]

Longhorns outplay Coyote squads

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Logan Longhorns took a double dip on district wins Thursday night against the San Jon Coyotes. Girls The Lady Longhorns trampled the Lady Coyotes 60-31. While the Longhorns battled to the end for a 63-57 win over the Coyotes. “I feel good about how we played tonight. It […]