Quay County Family Health Center Mourns Loss of Richard Gritzmacher, M.D., M.P.H.

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Press Release

Our page — Aug. 24

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Births Gonzales Patrick and Heather Gonzales of Tucumcari announce the birth of their son, Tristan Noah. He was born 4:13 p.m. July 28, 2011 at Baptist St. Anthony’s in Amarillo. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long. His big brother is Patrick Gonzales. His grandparents are Manuel and Delphinia Preciado, [...]

County commissioners suspend Ute Lake Ranch subdivision plat

Thomas Garcia Quay County commissioners approved the development of one Ute Lake subdivision while halting another Tuesday. Following the recommendation of Quay County Manager Richard Primrose the commission suspended Ute Lake Ranch’s subdivision plat. “The suspension can be lifted at any time,” said commission chair Franklin McCasland. “The developers must first meet the requirements set [...]

Volunteers hatch revitilization plan

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Russell Anglin The Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce and MainStreet organization have undertaken a new initiative to beautify the city. Local volunteers want to dress up the handful of old gas stations around town, designing the buildings with images of what the gas stations looked like in the glory days of the Route 66 era. Chamber [...]

Randals tapped by RANM

Randals named special directorA new slate of officers from the Realtors Association of New Mexico began their terms of office last week, including Richard Randals of Tucumcari, according to an association press release.Each of the 20 member boards in the state elects representatives to serve as RANM directors. A director is also elected to represent [...]

April 26, 2008 Library Books

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For more information, call 461-0295. FictionLush Life by Richard Price. An aspiring writer becomes a suspect in a friend’s murder on the Lower East Side.Black Widow by Randy White. An extortionist threatens to release a tape of Doc’s goddaughter’s wild bachelorette party in the 15th [...]

City to review applications for city manager

By Quay County Sun staff City Commissioners to review applicants Tucumcari City commissioners are to have met at 9 a.m. today in a closed executive session in the City Police Training Room, 214 E. Center Street. Commissioners were to review applications for the position of city manager. The current city manager, Richard Primrose, has resigned [...]

7/23 Obituaries

Jose Martinez Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Saint Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. Jose Fernandez “Fernie” Martinez, 76, of Tucumcari, died Monday, July 18, 2005, in Lubbock. He was born on March 18, 1929, in Sabinoso. He was a ranch hand for the T-4 Cattle Company for many years. He was a member of Saint [...]

Conchas Dam celebrates 70 years

By Ryn Gargulinski: QUAY COUNTY SUN Conchas Dam is having a birthday. The dam, 32 miles northwest of Tucumcari, began construction on July 23, 1935. A celebration is planned for 10 a.m. on Friday at Conchas Lake State Park’s Core of Engineers Park. The celebration will include presentations, photography, historical films, tours of the dam [...]

4-H Results, June 8

Saturday was a busy day for Quay County 4-Hers as they participated in contests and gained leadership skills while assisting with running contests.  Those who placed in contests will be eligible to compete at the next level.  Novices and Juniors will go on to district competition in Hobbs; Seniors will compete in July in Las [...]