Leaders prepared town to be part of state

As we continue to look back to the years just before New Mexico became a state, we note that in 1910, our city government was well organized as were a number of churches, and organizations. The city government consisted of Mayor J.A. Street, one of the founders of Tucumcari, City Clerk J.R. Daugherty, City Attorney [...]

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Shanyn West and Alejandro Velasquez were married Dec. 11 in McKinney, TX with Rev. Susan Gary officiating.

San Jon Methodist Church to celebrate 100 years

Special to the Quay County Sun The San Jon Methodist Church will celebrate 100 years of ministry on Sunday. As its history demonstrates, the small San Jon Methodist congregation first had to meet in people’s homes or a general store for Sunday services. And then it had to face several fires which burned its structures [...]

3/2 Obituaries

William Barnard Bonds William Barnard Bonds died on Feb. 27, 2003. Bonds was born on Oct. 24, 1932. Bonds is an alumnus of Eastern New Mexico University and a retired Certified Public Accountant. He was active in many civic organizations. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hugh and Alta Bonds, sisters Dorothy Parks [...]

Russell Dwain Downey, Levi Trent Downey, Nelson Barreras

Russell Dwain Downey Russell Dwain Downey, 48, of House, died Monday, Nov. 1, 2004, in Curry County. Russell Downey was born on July 7, 1956, in Clovis. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in House and secretary of the House School Board. He was a husband, father, and brother. He is survived [...]