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 [...]

Mitchell takes judge’s oath

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Chelle Delaney Chief Judge William Lang of the Second Judicial District administered the oath of office to Albert J. “Scooter” Mitchell, Jr. on Monday. Mitchell was sworn in as judge for the 10th Judicial District. “I hope I live up to your expectations and mine,” Mitchell said. “And if I don’t I’m sure some of [...]

Mitchell to begin term as district judge Dec. 15

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Thomas Garcia After serving as an attorney in Quay County for nearly three decades, Albert J. Mitchell Jr. , 49. will soon be serving the residents of Quay, De Baca and Harding counties as the new Tenth Judicial District Court Judge.Question: When does your term begin?Answer: I will be sworn in at 3 p.m. on [...]

Mitchell resigns from school board

By QCS Staff Albert J. Mitchell, Jr., a past president and member of the Tucumcari Public Schools Board resigned Monday night. Mitchell resigned to become judge to the 10th Judicial Circuit, a post he was elected to Nov. 4.

Mitchell wins bench in 10th District Court

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Chelle Delaney Albert J. “Scooter” Mitchell defeated incumbent Judge Donald C. Schutte. “I’m happy,” Mitchell said. Mitchell and his wife, Jeanette, and several supporters gathered at the Quay County Courthouse Tuesday night to check on the results. Republican Mitchell won with 3,118 votes, or 56 percent of the vote, compared to Democrat Schutte who garnered [...]

4-H annual awards recognizes achievements of members

The following are the 2007 Quay County 4-H Awards Program Results. The ceremony was held on Nov. 18 at the Quay County Fair Barn and was hosted by the Quay County 4-H. Recognized Leaders 1st Year Leaders Cynthia Brown Morisa Evans Tommy Evans Jason Lee Melanie Lee Anthony Lujan Georgia Lujan Clair Strong Katrina Hayes [...]

Can-do: Community responds in thousands

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The Ministry of Hope may be serving up some birds for Christmas. �The way it looks now, if everything comes through, we�ll be able to do turkeys for Christmas,� said Louise Mitchell, director of the ministry. Recently, when food stocks in their cupboard and its funds got low, Ministry [...]

Pauline F. Mitchell

Services: From 1 p.m. to 6 pm. on Thursday visitation will be at the Chavez Funeral Home in Fort Sumner. From 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Friday, there will be visitation followed by the funeral service at the Methodist Church in House. Pauline F. Mitchell, 89, a resident of Clovis and formerly of House, [...]

Walter Mitchell

Services: Have been held. Walter Mitchell, 86, of Logan died Wednesday, July 11, 2007 at Dan Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari. Mr. Mitchell was born April 21, 1921. He lived and enjoyed a full life in Logan where he and his wife, Joyce, were married over 68 years ago. The Mitchells three children are Margie [...]

Bob Franklin

Services: 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday there will be a visitation at the Chavez Funeral Home in Fort Sumner. 2 p.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Melrose.   Bob Franklin, 82, of Tolar, died Thursday, August 2, 2007 at his home following an illness. Mr. Franklin was was born Dec. 29, 1924 [...]