04-23-08: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari/Quay County Regional Emergency Communications Board, City Hall, 215 E. Center St.Today:

Emily Shea Beninger

Services: 3 p.m. Thursday graveside services will be at Westlawn Memorial Park, Borger, Texas. Emily Shea Beninger who was born Friday, Aug. 24, 2007, died on the same day at Plains Regional Hospital in Clovis. She is survived by her parents, Bryan and May Beninger of Tucumcari, her maternal grandparents, Rick and Ruth Gomez of […]

08-22-2007: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari/Quay County Regional Emergency Communications Board, City Hall 215 E. Center St. Thursday: 5 p.m., regular meeting, Housing Authority, City Hall 215 E. Center St. Thursday: 6 p.m., regular meeting, Tucumcari City Commission, City Hall, 215 E Center St. Fridays ongoing: 7.p.m., regular meeting, Alcoholics Anonymous Unity Group, 1424 S. […]

Beames leaving as Trigg administrator

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun When Hoyt Skabelund left Trigg Memorial Hospital for Socorro General Hospital in 2004, New Mexico native Bo Beames took over as the Tucumcari hospital’s administrator. Now Skabelund has left Socorro for Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis, and Beames is again replacing him. He’ll leave Tucumcari and begin his […]

Spellers descend on Clovis for annual bee

By Marlena Hartz : Freedom Newspapers The fate of the young contestants hinge on words that are rarely used in daily speech and rarely seen in ink: “Samovar,” a metal urn; “nisse,” a friendly goblin of Scandinavian folklore that frequents farm buildings; “torrenticole,” an organism that lives in swiftly flowing water. But it isn’t the […]

Logan student takes second place in regional spelling bee

By David Irvin: Freedom Newspapers CLOVIS — Evangelina Castro of Logan Municipal Schools placed second at Saturday’s regional spelling be competition. She estimated spending less than five hours in total preparing. “I’m surprised I got this far,” the 13-year-old said. Zach Gillooly and Castro squared off against each other in the final head-to-head round. Castro […]

Lady Longhorns advance to state

QCS Reports The Lady Longhorns finished second in the regional tournament Saturday and earned a berth in the Class 1A state championship playoffs. Logan will meet Animas at 1 p.m. Thursday at Goddard High School in Roswell. “They are pretty tough,” said Logan head coach Bridget Rea. “They are solid all the way around.” Logan […]

Tumbler pigeons win honors

Marla Tarter The 20 birds vaulted from their loft and headed skyward in a tightly knit spiral. Silhouetted against the grey of an overcast sky, the birds seemed to tumble from the air only to right themselves in mid-flight and scramble for altitude before tumbling again. And again. And again, like rambunctious children on arial […]