No fatalities after Jeep drives through beauty shop

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QCSun staff By Russell Anglin Quay County Sun A Tucumcari man remains hospitalized after an SUV drove through a beauty shop Friday. Syliva and Woody Wampler were injured in the accident and airlifted to Northwest Texas Hospital in Amarillo. Police and EMS personnel responded to an emergency call at the Hair Shop, a beauty salon […]

Area teams at home this week

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun All four county football teams will use home field advantage to try and improve upon their early season records. Tucumcari (2-3) and Logan (1-3) both suffered losses on Friday while San Jon (3-1) and House (0-3) had bye weeks and have not seen action since Sept. 17. Coyotes head […]

Four injured in vehicle rollover

Freedom New Mexico Three Socorro High School students and their teacher received minor injuries in an early morning single-vehicle roll over near Tucumcari Tuesday. The crash occurred at 6:45 a.m. on I-40 near Mile Marker 330, outside of Tucumcari, according to State Police Capt. Jimmy Glascock. Bryan Mitchell, 48, was eastbound when the 2005 Ford […]

I-40 accident claims two lives

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Two people were killed and one person was injured Sunday in a single-vehicle accident 10 miles east of Tucumcari on Interstate 40, said New Mexico State Police Lt. Cleo Baker. Elmer Capps, 78, of Fresno, Calif., was driving westbound on I-40 when his 2002 Crown Victoria drifted off the […]

Tornado claims second life

By Tonya Fennell Last month’s tornado claimed its second victim Thursday when Walter “Snap” Cravy, 90, of Clovis died at a Lubbock hospital. Thomas V. Cravy said his father had been hospitalized with multiple injuries since the March 23 tornado tore through a trailer home “Snap” Cravy shared with a friend on Oak Street. “He […]

Four injured in rollover

QCS Staff Four people were injured in a one-vehicle rollover Wednesday afternoon, according to a release from the New Mexico State Police. An eastbound Ford pickup left the roadway and rolled over in a field near Milepost 8, located on State Road 540 in Logan. A small boy and a young woman were treated for […]