Who owns roads in Montoya?

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The Quay County Commission will be seeking the advice of the New Mexico attorney general about the legal action needed to vacate roads and parts of townships that were incorporated in the early 1900s. “Something (the roads) was given to the public and somebody has to say the public […]

Edna Mae Arbuckle

Services: 2 p.m. in the Mosquero Community Church at Mosquero, N.M. Edna Mae Arbuckler, 80, died on Saturday, April 21, 2007, at the Oddesy Hospice in Amarillo, Texas.   Mrs. Arbuckle was born March 29, 1927 in Roy, N.M., to Arthur and Tonita Shrum. She had been a member of the Mosquero Community Church. She […]

4-H 2006 awards for merit, achievement

Quay County Council 4-Hers have held their end-of-the-year awards ceremony and elected new officers for 2007. The 2007 Quay County Council officers are: president, Lisa Mitchell; vice-president, Roy Hampton; secretary, Amye White; treasurer, McKayle Atwood; reporter, Carmen Runyan; historian, Taylor Atwood; song and recreation leader, Phil Alden; and parliamentarian, Quay Hampton. At the Quay County […]

Stella Mae Creech

Stella Mae Creech Services: 10 a.m. Monday at the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Stella Mae Creech, 90, died at her home in Tucumcari on Oct. 18, 2006 following and extended illness. She was born April 7, 1916 in Chillicothe, Texas. She had been a home maker. Mrs. Creech was preceded in death by her husband, […]

Board reiews progress statistics

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff Tucumcari’s third-graders perform above the goals set by New Mexico’s Public Education Department in reading, math and science, according to a report presented at the Tucumcari School Board meeting Tuesday. However, there is a decline after that, said board member Albert Mitchell. Mitchell has been analyzing test data supplied by […]

Parents upset guidelines have change for Mr., Miss THS

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Parents aired complaints about the pending selection of Mr. and Miss TSH, food service and registration fees at Tuesday night’s Tucumcari School Board meeting. And a board member told those attending that test scores and the levels of proficiency in core subjects such as reading and math is not […]

March 4, 2006 Organizations

Daughters of the American Revolution Presents Awards The Pow Wow Restaurant was the setting for the Feb. 10 meeting of Tucumcari Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution. The DAR honored the winners of our American History Essay contests and the Good Citizen Contest as well as recognizing the recepients of the Proper Display of the […]

Annual Quay County 4-H awards

Honorary 4-H member awards: Danny Estrada, Danny Garcia, Diane Davidson Meritorious service awards: Great Plains Electric, Steel Electric Friend of 4-H awards: Nate Allen, Roy Davidson “I dare you” leadership awards: Wayce Waller, Lisa Chesher Cloverbud record book awards: Jordan Runyan, Ashlee Bradley, Wyatt Bishop, Dillon Massy, Peyton Ray Leader awards First year leaders: Robin […]

Combined resources

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By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Money was a hot topic between Tucumcari’s City Commission and the Board of Education at their special meeting on Thursday. The meeting, which Mayor Mary Mayfield said was called for the purpose of “what I hope is the continuation of a working relationship,” also included talks about preparing a city street […]

Ministry changes its name, not services

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By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS staff Tucumcari’s neighborhood ministry, La Casa de la Hope, is changing its name. But it’s not changing its methods or its penchant for serving the community, Vice President Mary Ann Garrett said. Newly dubbed The Ministry of Hope, the only thing different at its South First Street location is a new […]