THS class of 1969 searching for classmates

Special to the QCS Members of the class of 1969 are preparing for their 40-year reunion and are seeking addresses and/or phone numbers of class members. If anyone has information as to how to contact the following individuals, please call Jeannette Maddaford at (575) 461-1913 or email newzelander@rocketmail.com Here are the missing classmates from our […]

Woman pleads guilty to theft of Christmas gift cards for foster kids

Chelle Delaney One of two Quay County women charged in the theft of Christmas card gift certificates for children in foster care pleaded guilty, told the court she sorry and was sentenced at an arraignment Monday. The other woman, her mother, pleaded not guilty. The case goes back to Christmas eve, when Jennifer Dominguez, 24, […]

He runs to help others

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By QCS Staff Even before Anthony Macias went to Tucumcari High School he was biking, swimming, and running. He’s an athletic type, one who takes being fit very seriously. The THS graduate, after attending the University of New Mexico, joined the Air Force at 21. And, today, he’s SSgt. Anthony Macias and stationed at Barksdale […]

Eddie Gutierrez

Services: 7 p.m., Tuesday a rosary will be recited at the St. Anne’s Catholic Church. At 2:30 p.m., on Wednesday a mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s. Eddie Gutierrez, 73, died Sunday, Jan. 28, 2007, at the North West Texas Hospital in Amarillo, Texas.   Mr. Gutierrez was born  Aug. 28, […]

June 10, 2006 Around Town

Haller to marry Dwight and Pam Haller of Tucumcari announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter Tana Rae Haller to Jose Jesus Gutierrez of both of Portales, son of Joe and Maria Gutierrez of Clovis. The couple will exchange vows July 15 at Tucumcari Convention Center. The reception will follow the ceremony. The […]

Sandra Hendren Cordova

Sandra Hendren Cordova Services: 10 a.m. today a Mass will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Tucumcari. Sandra Hendren Cordova, 58, died Friday, Aug. 4, 2006, in Bremerton, Wash., following a long and courageous battle with cancer.   She was born Oct. 29, 1947, in Tucumcari to Eloy and Helen Hendren. She was reared […]

Water money pours into Tucumcari

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By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Federal money for city water projects poured into Tucumcari. Specifically, a total of $940,200 was given in the form of grants and loans to fund a portion of the water lines that need replacing beneath the major construction zone still under construction. “This is for the utility section of the First […]

11/26 Honor roll

Disclosure Statement: The following student names are listed as their respective schools have submitted them. Names may have been withheld in compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Honor Roll Tucumcari High School “A” Honor Roll: Seniors: Clay Beevers and Shane Vigil Juniors: None listed. Sophomores: Ariel Crocker, Andre DeBord, Bryce Kirby, […]

‘We come here to remember’

By William Thompson: Quay County Sun – Friends, relatives of deceased veterans gather at Memorial Cemetery to pay respects. On a sunny Memorial Day in Tucumcari, relatives and friends of deceased veterans came to Tucumcari Memorial Cemetery to pay their respects. Benny Sandoval drove from Garden City, Kan. The former Tucumcari resident, army specialist, and […]

Around Town

Thomas Morris, a former state senator for Quay County, was recently named the 2005 Statesman of the Year by the Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce. The chamber noted that Morris had served as senator from January 1953 to December 1958, and also served as chair of the New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission. Morris also served in […]