Road marker features pioneer woman


By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun A new roadside marker on west Route 66 honors a local pioneering woman’s legacy. More than 20 residents and family members attended a dedication Thursday of a historical marker honoring Yetta Goldsmith Kohn. “I am touched they have chosen to recognize my great-great-grandmother,” said Yetta Julee Coffman. Coffman is […]

Wallace honored for her pioneering spirit


The New Mexico Commission on the Status of Women will honor Quay County resident, Maxine Wallace, 79, of Grady with their annual Pioneer Award later this month, according to a news release. The award, given in partnership with the New Mexico Extension Association of New Mexico, recognizes a woman of outstanding leadership and whose accomplishments […]