Parent committee meeting set

QCS reports The Class of 2017 parent committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Dec. 1at the Tucumcari Public Schools central office, 2400 S. Eighth St. For information call Lorinda Martinez at 403-7344.

We’ll meet again some sunny day

Russell Anglin Well, Quay County, it looks like we are near the end of our time together. I have decided to move to another town. There’s just something about this time of year and the 100-plus-degree heat that gets me in the mood to pack heavy boxes and carry them around outside. Over the last […]

Car trouble complicates schedule

Russell Anglin In this constantly fluctuating world, we are all required to step out of our comfort zones from time to time and meet unforeseen challenges. I was made aware of this life fact all over again late Sunday night when I discovered my car would not start. My reliance upon my car is pretty […]

Four schools fail AYP

Thomas Garcia Four Quay County schools failed to meet the State’s Adequate Yearly Progress goals for 2010. According to results released Monday by the New Mexico Public Education Department, House High School, Logan High School, San Jon Middle School and Tucumcari Middle School did not met AYP goals. Each of those schools failed to meet […]

Most NM schools fail to meet AYP status

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State officials say New Mexico students have improved their performance in math, reading and science during the past six years, but about three-fourths of schools missed this year’s goals for boosting student achievement. Grady, Logan, Melrose, San Jon and Texico schools did meet AYP status, state officials said. Clovis, Portales, […]

Our page — May 12

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Meet your neighbor Amanda Smith Age: 31 Profession: She’s a classified advertising representative at the Quay County Sun and a waitress. Hometown: Tucumcari Family: It’s just me. Your idea of a perfect day: A hot sunny day with no wind. Your pets are: Spoiled and loved. What do you think about Quay County? I like […]

Stay positive with your resolutions

By Lynn Moncus As we begin another year and another decade, we can but wonder what the future holds. We can always hope for the best and learn to take whatever comes along. We can even make plans if we so desire, or we can meet each day as it comes. We can look forward […]

Four Quay schools fail to meet AYP standards

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By Thomas Gracia: : QCS staff writer All of Quay County’s public school districts met Adequate Yearly Progress standards for 2009, but four of the county’s schools did not meet standards, according to the New Mexico Public Education Department. The report shows four of six Quay County schools — Tucumcari High School, Tucumcari Elementary, House […]

Ordinary afternoon refreshed when friends appear

By Lynn Moncus Whether we meet total strangers or old friends, we are most fortunate to live in our Quay County because we can share special experiences with each other and can then share memories that have made our lives so pleasant. Once again while having coffee at Del’s, what could have been an ordinary […]

Cannon Air Force officials set to meet July 8 in Tucumcari

By QCS Staff Officials from Cannon Air Force Base in Clovis will be in