Bridge open, DOT meeting set for Tucumcari, Festival booths needed, San Jon Schools celebrate Centennial

San Jon to celebrate 100… San Jon School will hold its Centennial Celebration on Sept. 22. The school will be open for all to see how the school has changed since it first opened in 1907. The community is invited to join in the celebration. For information contact Stacy Wooten-Kent at 505-576-2466 or via email […]

God always provides a way out

By Leonard Lauriault God has used various methods to speak to men. He now speaks through his son whose teachings are recorded in the New Testament (Hebrews 1:1-3; John 14: 23-26; 16: 12-15; 15: 26, 27). Once, God used the voice of an animal to get his message across because her owner wouldn’t obey him. […]

07-04-2004: Around Town

Gallery open house… Nelda L. Smith is holding an open house of her gallery, Colors of My Soul Studio from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, 205 1/2 South Second St. All are invited to attend. Janet and Joe to wed… Jerry and Ann Hall of Tucumcari announce the engagement of their daughter, Janet […]

Attorney General’s office clarifies Open Meetings Act

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The official road map, or the rules, for the workings of open meetings – routinely held by local, county and state agencies – prompted keen interest from attendees at Friday’s workshop on the Open Meetings Act and Inspection of Public Records Acts. The workshop was presented by the state’s […]

Community Notes: Open government, cowboy gathering

Open Government Workshop on Friday The New Mexico Attorney General’s Office is holding a workshop on the Open Meetings Act and Inspection of Public Records Act at 9 a.m. to noon on Friday. The workshop will provide assistance to local governments, members of public boards and commissions and the general public in understanding our open […]

Judge Purcell set to retire

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U.S. District Court Judge Ricky Purcell seemed a little out his comfort zone on Friday. He was sitting in the jurors box. Purcell sat quietly as court administrator Diane Ulibarri hosted a light roast for the 75 people who had gathered for the judge’s retirement party. Purcell who has served as judge for 15 and […]

Open Meetings Act and public records workshop by attorney general, Altrusa installation

Open Meetings Act Workshop set for June 1 A workshop on the Open Meetings Act and the Inspection of Public Records will be conducted by the New Mexico Attorney General’s office on June 1 in Tucumcari, according to a press release from Attorney General Gary King. Attorneys from the Civil Division staff, in conjunction with […]

City manager finalists named

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Tucumcari city commissioners announced the names of three finalists for the city manager’s position on Thursday. The finalists are • John D. Berchtold of Charlotte, Mich. • Boyd A. Kraemer of Benson, Ariz. • John R. Sutherland of Flagstaff, Ariz. All the candidates met the minium requirements and a […]

02-03-2007: Around Town

Graduation day… Irene Quintana Triviz, daughter of Angel and Dolores Quintana of Tucumcari, graduated Dec. 15, 2006 from the University of New Mexico with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. She took a minor in business management. She is currently working in Albuquerque. Dolores Quintana said, “We are very proud of her. She made it.” Giving […]

Road construction partially completed

By Quay County Sun Staff Construction workers were out in full-force on First Street Friday working to complete as much of they road as they could. Road contractor A.S. Horner had advertised that First Street would be open on Friday. However, the snow storm cut in the project’s schedule, said Joshua Lucero, project inspection supervisor […]