THS Senior Week Activities

Today: 4 p.m., seniors softball game and family picnic.

May 1962

Fishing was closed for the year at Tucumcari Lake so the state could kill the unwanted fish and restock the lake with 350,000 game fish. … Bob Fife’s western band played at the Stadium Park recreation building for a dance sponsored bt the 4-H Wranglers Club. … A groundbreaking ceremony was held for Mountain States […]

Game Commission to review progress on Mexican Wolf

By QCS Staff The state’s Game Commission will consider a recovery plan for two state-endangered rodents, hear status reports on the Mexican wolf reintroduction program and river otter restoration efforts, and open several regulations for prospective revisions during its meeting Friday in Santa Rosa, according to a press release. The meeting will be from 9 […]

State to reverse gray wolf decline

A recent survey by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows a decline in the population of Mexican wolves found in New Mexico, according to a press release. A January 2008 survey shows 52 Mexican gray wolves in Arizona and New Mexico, although the existing wolf packs offer promise for rebound with the next breeding […]

Quay County basketball update

House Cowboys and Cowgirls: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday against the Corona Cardinals at House V Previous game Nov. 30 House Cowboys 48 Vaughn Eagles 53 House Cowgirls 36 Vaughn Lady Eagles 15 Logan Longhorns: 4 p.m. Tuesday against the Fort Sumner Foxes at Logan Jv/V Homecoming Previous game Dec. 4 Longhorns 43 Melrose Buffalos 69 Lady […]

Lady Rattlers start season against Raton

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun The 2A Tucumcari Lady Rattlers basketball team have been conditioning and preparing for their season opener Saturday against the 2A Raton Lady Tigers. It will be the first game for the junior varsity and varsity teams. And each of the teams will be entering the season with a new […]

Rattlers prep for Santa Rosa Lions

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun The sixth seeded Tucumcari Rattlers face the third-seeded Santa Rosa Lions Friday in the quarter-final round of the 2A playoffs. “The Rattlers and Lions have been long time rivals,” said Rattlers coach Dub Smith. “Anything can happen when you have two rival teams facing off on the field. It […]

Lions beat Rattlers 42-7

By Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Rattlers lost their regular season finale 42-7 Friday against district rival Santa Rosa. The Lions literally ran away with the game, gaining more than 300 yards of offense and scoring five of their six touchdowns on the ground. Jesus Roybal led the way, with five touchdowns and 245 yards rushing. […]

Bronchos advance

By Eric Butler: QCS Correspondent Logan volleyball coach Heather McGovran didn’t hesitate to use a pair of timeouts early in the second game of a District 4-1A tournament match at Grady on Thursday. Despite a solid start that gave them the first game, the youthful Longhorns began to slip when the host Bronchos raced to […]

Rattlers seek victory over Texico

By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun The 5-3 Tucumcari Rattlers are anticipating a hard-fought victory for their first district game with the 4-2 Texico Wolverines. “Texico is much better than they played against Santa Rosa,” said Rattlers coach Dub Smith. “They turned the ball over four to five times against Santa Rosa.” In a match […]