Jones aims to give back as teacher

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of stories about graduating seniors from high schools within Quay County. In a 1997 song named after the respective color, Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler professed that pink was “love at first sight” and “like red but not quite.” In […]

Teaching with gingerbread


By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Kindergartner Travis Kostedt wouldn’t call it Christmas magic – no many how many times he was prompted – but he did say he was in awe about how the gingerbread dough turned from a soft gooey mass into a thick pasty substance. “I like mixing it when we put it in […]

Residents turn out by the hundreds to attend the Quay County Fair.


By Ryn Gargulinski: Quay County Sun With hundreds attending the Quay County Fair since Tuesday’s kickoff, folks have been riding high on the hog — some of them literally. Tucumcari’s Jared Jennings, 17, who has been raising and showing pigs since he was 9, said showcasing his specimens was by far his favorite aspect of […]

Rec Center Schedule

City Rec Center releases hoops schedule The Tucumcari Department of Recreation has released its youth basketball league schedule. All games are played at the Tucumcari Recreation Center. Tournament play begins Feb. 17. Girls Jan. 27 Pink Panthers vs. Lady Lakers 6:15 p.m. Jan. 31 Lady Lakers vs. Sparxx 5:30 p.m. Sparxx vs. Pink Panthers 7 […]