Parade of lights set

QCS staff It’s time once again to prepare for the Annual Parade of Lights. It will be held on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 6 p.m. Set-up is from 5 p.m., to 6 p.m., at the corner of South First Street and West Evans Avenue. The parade will take a new route and will end at […]

Logan July 4 parade contest results

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Antique vehicle 1 – Danny and Linda Ellis 2 – Gerald Brown 3 – Tom Smith Children’s bicycle and motorized 1 – Gage Bruhn 2 – Andy and Tina Cordova Organizations 1 – Tucumcari Farmer’s Market 2 – American Legion Auxiliary Unit 77 3 – American Legion Post 77 Commercial 1 – First National Bank […]

Parade of Lights contest winners

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Residential 1. Greg & Lois Sappingto, 1705 S. 5th 2. Kenneth & Lucy Fernandez, 911 E. Evans St. 3. Kim Garcia, 2101 S. 5th

Parade of Lights hits streets on Saturday

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Tucumcari and area residents can get into the holiday spirit this weekend at the Tucumcari’s Chamber of Commerce 20th annual Parade of Lights and Christmas lights contest. Events start at 4:30 p.m. Saturday with the Parade of Lights, said Tom Dominguez, event chairman. Dominguez said Santa will kick off […]

Community calendar

Today: Rattler Reunion, Tucumcari Convention Center, mixer, golf, social, dinner, dance, parade of classes, pictures, luncheons and banquet. Visit tucumcarirattlers.com. Today: 5 pm, Farmers’ Market, “Grilling Day,” Wailes Park, Tucumcari Boulevard and Date Street. Call 461-8531. Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. Eighth Street, Logan. Call 487-3910. Mondays ongoing: […]

Rose Parade performer, college honors, new arrival, Altrusa woman of the year

Former Tucumcarian, Danielle Chavez, was among those who performed in the 120th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day in Pasadina, California. Danielle is a member of the Broken Arrow (Oklahoma) High School Band and Color Guard. The group has competed at the national level on numerous occasions. As a result, they were […]

Lighting contest winners light up the town

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By QCS Staff The Tucumari-Quay County Chamber of Commerce announced Tuesday the following winners of the holiday light parade and he home and business light decorating contests: Parade

Mail-order brides parade in Logan

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Not cold, rain kept Santa from Light Parade

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By QCS Staff Undaunted by Saturday night’s freezing rain, more than a dozen floats made the traditional ride through town. The cold rain, however, did keep some groups from entering the traditional event making the parade smaller than last year. Parade viewers watched from their vehicles parked along side streets and at intersections, while a […]

Rattlers ready to roll for Rattler Reunion

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Getting ready for the annual Rattler Reunion parade at 9 a.m. on Saturday are Alvin Cawthon (1944), parade marshall, and his wife, Beca Thomas Cawthon (1957). And sure to be an attention-getter is “Fang,” the Rattler mascot, aka Nathan Andrada (2010).