Setempber 1974

Citizens Bank of Tucumcari opened its new drive-in facility. … The Pinata Queen was Kim Bowen, daughter of Barbara and Charles Bowen. … There were 50 entries in the turtle race at the Pinata Festival. And the winner was: Ambrose Gutierrez. …Enrollment at Tucumcari schools reached 2,128. … Joe Cooper of was installed as president […]


Today: 5 p.m., Opening day, Tucumcari Farmer’s Market, Wailes Park, Route 66 Boulevard. Call Judy Smith at 461-3346 or 403-7901. Monday: 11 a.m., regular meeting, Senior Citizens Advisory Board, Senior Citizens Center, 523 S. Third St. Monday: 6 p.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari Public Schools Board of Education, Administration Building Board Room, 2400 S. Eighth St. […]

07-11-2007: Calendar

Thursday: 6 p.m., regular meeting Tucumcari City Commission, City Hall, 215 E Center St. Fridays ongoing: 7 p.m., regular meeting, Alcoholics anonymous Unity Group, 1424 S. Sixth St. Saturday: 5 p.m., Opening day, Tucumcari Farmer’s Market, Wailes Park on Route 66 Blvd. Call Judy Smith for information, 461-3346 or 403-7901. Monday: 11 a.m., regular meeting, […]


Today: 10 a.m., July Fourth festivities begin at Logan. Fireworks at dark. Sunday: 9 a.m, Route 66 team roping, Quay County Fairgrounds. Monday: 9 a.m., Summer Retreat work session, Tucumcari Board of Education, Tucumcari Convention Center. Monday: 3 p.m., regular meeting, Museum Board, Tucumcari Historical Museum, 416 S. Adams St. Monday: 6:30 p.m., regular meeting, […]

Becoming a friend can make improvements at Ute Lake

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Friends of Ute Lake State Park was organized in January of 2007. Its purpose is as a local and private entity to complement, contribute to the Ute Lake State Park. The group was started to assist in the development of the state parks on a local level. By […]

05-30-2005: Tuck’s Turf

Special note On Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. the golf course will be closed for a TeamBuilders special event. Then at 5 p.m. on Friday, the Mesa Country Club shootout will begin. Ladies group We are trying to get ladies group lessons started but have trouble finding the correct day and time. If […]

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 […]

03-31-2007: Calendar

Today: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Annual Arts Festival Exhibit, includes work from area artists, display of vintage quilts and art from children of all ages, Tucumcari Convention Center. Admission is free. Today: 6 p.m., Benefit dance for Joni Jones, $2 donation per person, Del Norte Center. Sunday: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.,Annual Arts Festival Exhibit, includes […]

03-28-2007: Calendar

Today-Friday: Annual Arts Festival, Tucumcari Convention Center. Fridays ongoing: Alcoholics Anonymous Unity Group meeting 7 p.m., at 1424 S. Sixth St. Saturday: 6 p.m., Benefit dance for Joni Jones, $2 donation per person, Del Norte Center. Monday: 9 a.m., regular meeting of the Arch Hurley Conservancy District, followed by a workshop meeting, Arch Hurley Headquarters, […]

Students look into commercial appeal

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun “I’ll never watch commercials the same way again,” said Beverly Lansdell, 14. “I wasn’t bored during the whole day,” said Caitlin Deitz, 16 . “It was cool,” said Jennifer Osborne, 14. That was the response of several San Jon teens who attended a media literacy program and ad campaign […]