Will plants survive after last week’s freeze, snow?

By Tom Dominguez, Quay County Extension Recent calls have requested help and questions about how damaging our cold front was last week.

Tucumcari’s bull market a sellout

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The top selling yearling at the Tucumcari Bull Test Sale was from the J-C Angus Ranch in Moriarty and was sold for $3,500, according to sale officials. Despite the downturn in the economy and the drought, 40 more bulls, a total of 122 were sold on Friday than at last year’s sale.

TB testing confined to Curry, Roosevelt

By Argen Duncan Previously, the entire state was under the testing requirement, part of the effects of a downgrade in bovine TB-status after an infected cow was discovered in Curry County last year. Now, the testing requirement is confined to Curry and Roosevelt counties. “It will still present challenges for us here in these two […]

03-11-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Fridayl At 12:36 a.m., a male came into the Tucumcari Police Department to report that a white truck had run over his mother’s mailbox on east Elm Street.l […]

02-14-09: Police Blotter

By QCS Staff The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Tuesday l At 8:37 a.m., a male called the Quay County Sheriff’s office and requested to speak to a deputy concerning a recovered wood stove. […]

02-11-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Fridayl

Quay County hosts lunch in Santa Fe for agency heads

Special to the Quay County Sun Tucumcari and Quay County officials and civic leaders were in Santa Fe last week for the annual “Quay Day Legislative Luncheon,” hosted by

School board elections: Friday last day for absentee votes

By QCS Staff Friday is the last day to vote absentee in the School Board Elections in Quay County that will be held on Feb. 3, according to a press release from the Quay County Clerk. Absentee voting is being conducted in the Quay County Clerk’s Office at 300 South Third St., Tucumcari. The School […]

Quay 4-H team returns champs

By QCS Staff Quay County 4-Hers brought home a first place win last week from the First Annual Family Consumer Sciences Classic competitions in Denver, Colo. Participating in the Third Annual Family Consumer Science Bowl on Jan. 8-11 were Chris Arias, Taylor Atwood, Patrick Wiegel and Carmen Runyan. The team was accompanied by Coaches Brenda […]

11th hour shoppers have much to choose from at local stores

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Thomas Garcia With eight days until Christmas, you might began to feel the holiday crunch, rushing around for last minute gifts, decorations or treats. Well there is some good new for those last minute shoppers, there are several great gift ideas and items available at your local retailers