Fazekas, Apodaca play in All Stars Game, MCC Rodeo Team members at CNFR

By QCS Staff Fazekas, Apodaca play in All-Star gameRecent Rattler graduates, Michael Fazekas and

Interfaith group adopts new name

Members of the former Ministerial Alliance voted last month to change their name to Fellowship of Christian Pastors, said Fellowship president David McAfee. One of the group’s first activities is the sponsorship of a “Family Night in Tucumcari” picnic that will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the softball fields by the […]

School board OKs raise for superintendent

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Associate Editor The six-figure salary of Tucumcari Schools Superintendent Aaron McKinney inched up a little higher Monday night. The majority of Tucumcari School Board members approved a $4,000 increase, raising McKinney’s salary to $104,000 and extending his contract through the 2009-2010 school year. School board members have said in the past […]

Two Mesalands cowboys cinch spot at College National Finals Rodeo

Special to the QCS Two Mesalands Rodeo Team members cinch nationals spots Special to QCS Jeff O’Donnell and Jon Luse, Mesalands Community College Rodeo Team members, secured qualifications to the College National Finals Rodeo after competing last weekend at the Navajo Tech College Rodeo. “We are proud of Jeff and Jon and now have hopes […]

Crimestoppers wants to offer more rewards

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Members of the local Crimestoppers say they are frustrated because they have $45,000 in their bank account, but no crimes to draw to the public’s attention. But, the recent reward offered for a trailer and tools, valued at $30,000 did catch the public’s attention, and the trailer was recovered […]

Lodgers’ Tax Board reviews $450,000 annual budget

By Thomas Garcia Members of the

Paris receives state parks’ highest honor

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By QCS Staff Rodney Paris, park superintendent at Ute Lake park, has been given The Governor’s Award, the highest honor to a field employee at the state’s Parks Division. “It is an honor to receive this award,” said Paris. “This truly shows the effort that the entire Ute Lake staff puts into improving the park.” […]

Art Space Gallery opening set for Friday

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By QCS Staff Art from members of the Eastern New Mexico Art Space will be on display for its first gallery showing of the newly founded organization. Start-up funding has been provided by the Greater Tucumcari Economic Development Corp., the McMullen Foundation and New Mexico Arts, said Beth Parmer, president of ENMAS. The group currently […]

Logan candles remember 9/11

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Members of the American Legion Post 77 in Logan honored and remembered the fallen of 9/11 on the sixth anniversary of terrorist attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C. Legion members, EMS crews, firefighters and police officers gathered at American Legion Post 77 in Logan Tuesday night to remember those who perished in the […]

August 1965

The Chamber of Commerce planned a day-long dedication for the new Trigg Memorial Hospital. … Seventy-one members of the Bell Ranch Cowboys Association and their families came from seven states and the country of Rhodesia in Africa to their annual reunion held at the Chappell-Spade headquarters. … Numerous Quay County residents reported seeing UFOs in […]