Project request approved

QCS Staff QCS staff County commissioners approved to send the 2011 Appropriation Project request to the state during Monday’s meeting. County Manager Richard Primrose said the request would be to either combined the city and county offices into one new building or to build an add-on to the existing building. “This is just an application […]

From crazy nights to quality downtime

As I age, I begin to see how short weekends actually are. I can recall when I was younger how Friday hit and I had all three days to sit back, party and have a great time. Friday night was the starter pistol if you will. We were off. Fun made the turn with foolishness […]

Dealers: Cash for clunkers program had mixed results

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By Kevin Wilson: Freedom New Mexico The Cash for Clunkers program, which has been successful nationwide in spurring new-car sales since it began in late July, had mixed impacts on local dealers through its conclusion Monday. “We had a lot of positive response out of it,” said Tim Baldwin, the sales and new car manager […]

Aug. 12 — school menus

Tucumcari Monday Breakfast: French toast sticks, blueberries, juice, milk Lunch: Cheeseburger, French fries, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Breakfast pizza, juice, milk Lunch: Tacos, beans, salsa, apples, milk. Wednesday Breakfast: Sausage and cheese biscuit, juice, milk Lunch: Baked chicken patty, mashed potatoes and gravy, roll, grapes, milk. Thursday Breakfast: Breakfast burrito, juice, milk Lunch: Pepperoni pizza, salad, […]

Storms cause power outages

Freedom New Mexico Monday’s storms caused various outages throughout Eastern New Mexico. Wes Reeves, a spokesman for Xcel Energy, said 4,000 Tucumcari customers lost power at 5:42 p.m., but nearly all of them had power back in 40 minutes. Reeves expected service for the final 100 customers to be restored in a matter of hours. […]

Reader meeting set for Monday

Freedom New Mexico The Quay County Sun begins weekly publication on Aug. 5 and we’ll have a new look, and new content, to go with the change. Readers are invited to offer input on the changes during a meeting scheduled for 6 p.m. Monday at the Quay County Sun office at 902 S. First St. […]

Senior menu 7-11

Here are lunch menus for the Tucumcari Senior Center: Monday Baked ham, broccoli with cheese, whole-wheat roll, pineapple upside-down cake, milk.

Events calendar

Sunday-Wednesday: 7 p.m., Desert Reign Singing Group, First Assembly of God Church in San Jon.Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910.Monday: 8:45-9:30 a.m., Rural Bookmobile, Quay Post OfficeMonday: 9 a.m., regular meeting, Quay County Commission, Commission Chambers, Quay County Courthouse, 300 S. Third St., 461-2112.Monday: […]

Tucumcari man’s trial postponed

QC Sun staff A Tucumcari man will face an attempted murder charge in connection with a June 1 shooting at Redwood Lodge, a state prosecutor told court officials on Monday. The defense attorney for Robert W. Wynashe asked that his client’s pre-trial hearing scheduled Monday be postponed so he’ll have time to defend against the […]

Wynashe preliminary hearing recessed until Monday

Thomas Garcia By Thomas GarciaQuay County Sun The preliminary hearing of Tucumcari man charged with shooting another man in the neck at the Redwood Lodge was recessed until Monday. This proceedings before Magistrate Court Judge Joel Garnett were to determine if the case against Robert W. Wynashe, 66, would be bound over to district court […]