White Sox owner splits hairs

Russell Anglin Manny Ramirez, new slugger for the Chicago White Sox, was ordered to cut his hair by Sox chairman Jerry Reinsdorf. Ramirez reportedly had around 4 inches cut from his dreadlocked mane, preserving an abundant follical accumulation reaching the middle of his back. So what’s the big deal? Why is this narrative even playing […]

Commission takes no action on city manager, waste water plant woes

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By Chelle Delaney The Tucumcari City Commission decided not to decide who would be the city’s new manager, at a special meeting last night. An early agenda of the meeting indicated that the commission would meet in a closed door session regarding the selection of a city manager. After meeting in a closed executive session […]

Young wrestlers come up big at state meet

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun The future looks bright for the Tucumcari wrestling team, but the present’s not that bad either. Tucumcari had two wrestlers earn runner-up finishes, and had seven medalists en route to a seventh-place finish in the Class 1-3A state tournament, held Friday and Saturday in Albuquerque. Brian Lopez, a junior […]

Red-hot Animas eliminates Logan

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By Eric Butler: QCS correspondent BERNALILLO — Logan coach Billy Burns couldn’t help but note the irony after his Longhorns were blitzed out of the Class 1A boys state basketball tournament Wednesday by 3-point-happy Animas. “It’s funny, but I emphasize getting layups to our kids. ‘Get the layup, get the layup,’ I tell them,” Burns […]