04-12-2008: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department.

04-05-2008: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. According to reports: Thursdayl At 5:24 p.m., a male requested an officer to meet to him at the convenience store on Mountain Road because a TV had been […]

03-15-2008: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. According to reports: Tuesdayl At 10:19 a.m., a female reported a gas skip from a fuel station on South First Street. An officer advised that all was OK […]

03-08-08: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department.

February 1971

Grady Maples of Glenwood, Colo., formerly of KTNM in Tucumcari, was the guest speaker at the Senior Citizen’s Center. His talk on “Are you a square?” was received with much enthusiastic applause. … More than 1,000 junior and senior high school students and their sponsors attended the State Student Council Convention hosted by Tucumcari High […]

Logan High School recognized by national magazine

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By Thomas Garcia Logan High School received a Bronze Medal ranking in the 2008 U.S. News & World Report “America’s Best High Schools.” “Being ranked nationally is a great complement to Logan Schools,” said Logan superintendent Doug Hulce. “It is fantastic that the Logan school system was recognized and we hope to continue to do […]

Ministry of Hope facing shortage of money, food

By Chelle Delaney The cupboard at the Ministry of Hope is almost bare, said Mary Ann Garrett, a Southern Baptists’ outreach ministries consultant. In fact, “because of this shortage, we will not be giving Thanksgiving baskets as we have done in the past. However, we are planning a ‘Holiday Feast’ in early December for the […]

Lumpkin selected for District 4 commissioner

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun In less than five minutes Robert Lumpkin was chosen to represent District 4, fulfilling the vacancy of Mayor Mary Mayfield who resigned last month. “Several people asked me to submit a letter,” Lumpkin said. “And I think if you are asked, you are compelled to serve. “I don’t have […]

Schools receive sportmanship awards

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Quay County high schools and student-athletes were recognized by the New Mexico Activities Association, according to a NMAA press release. House, Logan, San Jon and Tucumcari high schools received the NMAA’s Award of Excellence for Exemplary Display of Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity. The award recognizes schools that completed the […]

Sands-Dorsey brings back many fond memories

By Lnn Moncus The conversations at the coffee tables and almost anywhere the natives of our county have met this week have been devoted to discussion of that major fire at the Sands-Dorsey Building and of the memories we have of that large area of our history. We have all felt a major loss because […]