Local colleges offer workforce help


By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Area community colleges are offering programs designed to help students earn state certification allowing them to enter the workforce with more opportunities. For many, a traditional four-year college education such as programs offered at Eastern New Mexico University is just not an option. While ENMU has adjusted to offer […]

Gaming authority extends option on race track land


Chelle Delaney It’s a long shot — but betting that a race track license may become available within the next two years — the Quay County Gaming Authority agreed Friday to extend its option on land near Interstate 40. The authority, which has $9,224 left in its bank account from its $60,000 efforts last year […]

Two muncipalities agree to option for ‘racino’

By Chelle Delaney Two of the four government entities that comprise the Quay County Gaming Authority have agreed to sign options for a reduced percentage of the ownership in a proposed application for a race track and casino. The Quay County Commission agreed Monday that it would sign an option for a 1.5 percent ownership […]