Abduction attempt sends shock waves

By Sharna Johnson Several Quay County schools have tightened their security procedures after an attempted abduction of a 14-year-old Grady girl on Monday, school officals said. “On Monday, Jan. 15th at 4:10 p.m. there was an attempted abduction of a 14-year-old girl who was walking to her grandmother’s house in Grady, New Mexico. The girl […]

May 10, 2006 Notable Notes

Grady to hold alumni meal Grady’s annual Memorial Day and alumni meal will be May 28 at the Grady School Cafeteria from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The cost for the meal will be $7 a plate for adults and $3 for children from kindergarten through 12 years. The cafeteria will open at 9 a.m. […]

Logan in Grady for the win

By Eric Butler: Freedom correspondent GRADY — Confidence boosters can come in varying ways. The Logan basketball teams may have gotten just such an injection from both winning and losing Thursday night in Grady. The Longhorns boys basketball team stayed undefeated in District 4-1A and tripped up the only team capable of catching them by […]

8/20 Obituaries

Bobbie L. Collins Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Dunn Funeral Home Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari. Bobbie L. Collins, 68, of Tucumcari, died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2005. He was born on Sept. 24, 1936, in Clovis. He attended his first year of school in Clovis and later moved to Grady with his family. He graduated from […]

Coyotes fall in overtime

By William Thompson: Quay County Sun The San Jon Coyotes took the Grady Bronchos into overtime Wednesday, but an 8-0 run in overtime lead the Bronchos to a 74-62 victory. Although San Jon’s season is over, Athletic Director Waymond Ragland said the Coyotes left it all out on the floor. “Our guys played their hearts […]

Father, son head House hoops honchos

William Thompson The House Cowboys basketball team, coached by Steve Foust, returns three seniors this season and the Cowgirls, coached by Marc Foust, return with two starters and a senior. Both coaches say their teams will be competitive. Boys The Cowboys will be led by seniors Jon Widmark, Shannon Byrum and Nathan Foust, another of […]

Longhorns head to state in volleyball

TV Hagenah LOGAN – One Quay County School will be heading to the New Mexico State Tournament this year in volleyball. The Logan Longhorns made it through both district and regional play to qualify for the State Tournament this week which will be at Del Norte High School in Albuquerque. According to Logan head volleyball […]

Tucumcari drops three to Grady

TV Hagenah The Grady Bronchos came to Tucumcari to play Volleyball and play the young team did defeating the Tucumcari Rattlers 25-17, 25-19, 25-13. Despite the defeat, Rattler Coach Alicia Trujillo said she felt her girls had played well and felt her girls were competitive in each of the games they played. “I felt we […]

Grady salutes alumni

Grady will hold their Annual Memorial and Alumni Dinner at the Grady School Cafeteria on May 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The cafeteria will be open at 9 a.m. for coffee. All 10 year classes will be recognized, beginning with the class of 1924. Hosts for the program will be the class of […]

Rattlers sweep Bronchos

William Thompson • Game 1 Tucumcari High School’s varsity baseball team dispatched Grady 12-4 Tuesday afternoon at home. Matt Braziel was on the mound for the Rattlers. At times he appeared to waver, but he wound up allowing only four hits in the game. Rattler Coach Mike Russell praised Braziel once again this season. “Matt […]