Closing arguments expected Wednesday for Tucumcari man on trial for attempted murder

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QCSUN Staff Closing arguments and final jury instruction have been set for 8:30 a.m. Wednesday for a Tucumcari man accused of trying to kill his ex-girlfriend. Earl Moses Ingram, 31, will now have to wait two days to hear the jury’s verdict after being charged with multiple felonies, including the attempted murder of Amber Simpson, […]

School menus — Aug. 25

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. Tucumcari Monday Breakfast — Cereal and Graham Crackers. Lunch — Barbecue pork ribs, baked beans, corn on the cob, sliced bread, fresh pears and milk. Tuesday Breakfast — Sausage and cheese English muffin. Lunch — Grilled cheese sandwich, fresh broccoli and carrots with dip, fresh […]

Rattler football workouts set

QCS staff Rattler football workouts are being held from 6 a.m. to 7:45 a.m., Monday-Thursday. These workouts are for all the incoming football players 9th-12th grade.

Veterans marker added to Logan cemetery

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun More than 100 Logan residents gathered Monday for the dedication of the Logan Veteran’s Memorial Marker. The crowd stood silent as the U.S. flag was lowered to half staff at Logan Cemetery, starting the ceremony. A roar grew closer as the crowd’s attention turned the sky. A flyover was […]

May 19, 2010 Obituaries

Martin Maes Martin Maes, 36, died Monday May 10, 2010, in Tucumcari. He was born Aug. 20, 1973, in Tucumcari. Survivors include his mother, Dora Maes. Services: Have been held Information: 461- 3815

State police seize 400 pounds of marijuana from plane crash

New Mexico State Police are investigating a Monday night “controlled crash” of a plane filled with more than 400 pounds of marijuana. NMSP Lt. Cleo Baker said the plane landed in a field south of Tucumcari. The pilot, identified as a 34-year-old man from Louisville, Ky., was traveling to an unknown location when he landed […]

Vietnam vets honored

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun More than 25 people turned out Monday in Logan to observe New Mexico Vietnam Veterans Memorial Day. “We are very happy with the turnout,” said American Legion Post 77 Commander Bobby Casados. With a police escort, the group marched on the 540 Loop from U.S. 54 to Post 77 […]

Second Street project begins

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun City officials, state transportation officials and State Rep. Dennis Roch were on hand Monday for the groundbreaking of the Second Street Project, which includes paving and new water lines. “With this project we begin to see, locally, the benefits of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act,” Roch said. “When […]

Barry’s DUI trial rescheduled

QCS Staff Pre-trial proceedings in the case against Mesalands Community College President Philip O. Barry were rescheduled again. Proceedings were set to begin Monday but were rescheduled for Feb. 3 in Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court in Albuquerque. The proceedings have been rescheduled three times. Barry was arrested in October and charged with driving under the […]

12-16 School menus

Tucumcari Thursday Breakfast: Manager’s choice Lunch: Manager’s choice Friday Breakfast:Manager’s choice Lunch: Manager’s choice Monday-Wednesday NO SCHOOL House Thursday Breakfast: French toast sticks, muffins, cereal, juice, yogurt, milk Lunch: Sandwich, corn chips, soup/salad bar, milk Monday-Wednesday NO SCHOOL San Jon Thursday Breakfast: Bagels and yogurt, cereal, fruit milk Lunch: Paninis, fresh veggies, fruit, milk Monday-Wednesday […]