Holidy birthdays, College graduate

Holiday Birthday…Rhonda Miller of Logan will celebrate her 34th birthday today.Her family and friends wish her a happy birthday and say they cannot believe that this little Christmas angel is turning 34. Those that know Rhonda are happy to have her in their life and could not imagine how dull life would be without her.Her […]

Mother Road Rally elects new officers

By QCS Staff Mother Road Rally, Inc. has selected a new slate of officers. The new board members are: President Tracy Rascoe, Treasurer Jean Morency. Serving on the board are John Everhart, and Brent Byrd. All board members serve without compensation and represent a wide range of motorcycling and organizational experience, Rascoe said. MRR, a […]

Man, 30, arrested in sexual assault of 9-year-old girl

By QCS Staff A convicted sex offender from Curry County has been charged with the criminal sexual penetration of a Tucumcari 9-year-old, according to a press release from the Tucumcari Police Department. Kenneth Leon Mills, 30, was arrested Tuesday and pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to the charges before the Quay County Magistrate Court. Mills […]

In the winners circle at the Mother Road Rally were …

By QCS Staff A bike built by Steel Heating, Cooling and Electric took top honors at last weekend’s 2008 Mother Road Rally at the Tucumcari Convention Center. The blue chopper took first place in the custom bike division and was also voted best of show. Local salesman Don Watts took home $5,000 in the cash […]

The games: Mother Road Rally draws crowds

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Robert Ciolli Bikes from across the Southwest filled the parking lot of the convention center last Saturday when 600 to 700

Spankings as discipline never hurt anyone

By Lnn Moncus Many adages of the past came about because they were well thought out and because they were often quite true. For instance, “Spare the rod, and spoil the child” came into being by someone who knew more than a little about rearing children. They knew the need for discipline and knew that […]

Penny S. Wilson

Services: 3 p.m. today at Washington Avenue Christian Church in Amarillo, Texas. Penny S. Wilson, 50, died Thursday, July 26, 2007, in Amarillo. Mrs. Wilson was born Aug. 28, 1956 in Branson, Miss. to Ray and Lucille Salter. She married Carl Wilson on July 3, 1981 in Amarillo. She earned a bachelor’s degree in education […]

Madeline Ann Willis

Services: 3 p.m. Tuesday at San Antonio’s Church in Logan. Madeline Ann Willis, 66, of Logan died Friday, July 27, 2007, at Odyssey Hospice in Amarillo, Texas. Mrs. Willis was born Sept 9, 1940 in Falmouth, Mass., to Frank and Rose Flora. She graduated from Lawrence High School in Lawrence, Mass. She met Joseph F. […]

Namesakes are keepsakes

By Lynn Moncus Life never ceases to amaze this woman from Ima. I can just sit quietly on this corner and suddenly become involved in rather unique experiences. For instance, someone knocked on the door Sunday morning, and when I opened it, a young woman introduced herself as Mary Lynn Hodges. To say I was […]

06-23-2007: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department, during the last few days. According to reports: Tuesday At 1:45 p.m., a female came to the police department regarding some stolen Department of Labor checks. Wednesday At 1:41 a.m., a female reported […]