Tuck’s TurfL: Scramble Results

Results of the Mesa Legends Scramble on July 4 are below: Front 9 First team score 30 Ed Shipley, Frank Gutierrez and Chipper Breen Second team score 31 John Liles, Justin Liles and Bob Frost Third team tie score 32 Howie Tucker, Jay Carney and Claire Rachor Randy Lease, Dave Hein and Clay Beevers Matt [...]

Authority selects management team for racino

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The Quay County Gaming Authority placed their bets on the Las Vegas management team of Navegante Group and the Friedmutter Inc. Authority members voted to negotiate with the management team regarding eventual fees and the selection of a horsetrack management company. The competing group, Whitesands, Inc., was equal in [...]

Gaming authority waits to hire architectural firm

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Any decisions about a architectural firm to design a proposed casino and race track in Tucumcari were tabled on Monday at the meeting of Quay County Gaming Authority. Warren Frost, executive director of the authority, recommended that the authority hold off on making a decision until a management firm [...]

Authority takes steps to prep application for racino

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun At the first meeting of the Quay County Gaming Authority on Tuesday, the commission made fast work of a 16-item agenda. All the items are paving the way to make an application to the state for an estimated $30 million race track and casino operation in Tucumcari. Authority members [...]

‘Racino’ gains JPA support

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun As of Tuesday night, participants invited to join a joint powers agreement (JPA) to apply for a race track and casino in Tucumcari were: 2:1. Remaining are two unknowns. At its regular meeting on Tuesday evening, the Village of Logan agreed to become a member of the JPA, said [...]

‘Racino’ up for discussion at Monday meeting

On Monday the governing bodies of Tucumcari, Logan, San Jon, House, and Quay County will meet to discuss a Joint Powers Agreement to create the Quay County Gaming Authority. This will include a presentation by Warren Frost, the program coordinator, and Michael Newman, the financial advisor, concerning possible avenues of financing the construction and operation [...]

03-28-2007: Tuck’s Turf

By Howie Tucker We had a great outing for the St. Patrick’s Day Scramble. Here are the results: Green Flight First Roger Bowe-Dave Hein 64 Second Howie Tucker-Stephen Smith 69 Third Richard Primrose-Randy Lease 71 Beer Flight First Don Wellborn-Sam Marshno 69 Second Andy Garcia-Chris Sandoval 72 Third Ronny Sanders-Kenny Kingston 73 Fourth Tie Larry [...]

GTEDC has plans for casino, race track in city

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By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff The Greater Tucumcari Economic Development Corp. (GTEDC) will propose to communities in Quay County that they jointly pursue an application with the New Mexico Racing Commission to obtain New Mexico’s last racetrack permit, according to a press release from the GTEDC. Under the proposal, the racetrack and casino would be [...]

County OKs joint powers agreement with Logan

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by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Warren Frost, an attorney representing interests of the Ute Lake Ranch development, asked the Quay County Commission at Wednesday’s meeting for a joint powers agreement with the City of Logan to supply the development with water. Frost said the state’s Interstate Streams Commission had approved the start-up of 112 [...]

Sept. 27, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

Many golfers and non-golfers enjoyed Saturday evening’s Nite Lite Scramble party. It couldn’t have happened without the help of volunteers Des and Linda Griggs, Sandy Lee, Gary Lee, Randy and Carol Block, Dave Hein, Vicki Frost and all the club members. And I hope I didn’t forget anyone. Nite Lite format For those of you [...]