Homicide victim is Tucumcari truck driver

By Sharna Johnson: Freedom New Mexico A homicide victim found in eastern Curry County on Thursday morning is a 51-year-old truck driver from Tucumcari, Ronnie Hittson, said Curry County Undersheriff Wesley Waller on Friday. Waller said the victim was positively identified by medical investigators. Police records show a truck driver called 911 just before 7 […]

12-27-2008: 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. Sundayl At 2:16 a.m., a male reported that a semi had jack-knifed across the road on south Mountain Road. An officer advised that a wrecker was enroute.l At […]

12-06-2008: 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. Sundayl At 6:30 a.m., a female reported that there were two truck drivers about to fight at the semi fuel entrance on Mountain Road.l At 8:38 a.m., a […]

11-19-2008: Police Bloter

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. Fridayl At 12:47 p.m., a male reported that the locks had been cut off of several of the storage lockers on south Eleventh Street.l At 4:26 p.m., a […]

11-15-2008: 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. Monday l At 12:33 a.m., an anonymous caller reported a drunk driver eastbound on Interstate 40. An officer advised that the driver had been on the road for […]

Mother Road Rally elects new officers

By QCS Staff Mother Road Rally, Inc. has selected a new slate of officers. The new board members are: President Tracy Rascoe, Treasurer Jean Morency. Serving on the board are John Everhart, and Brent Byrd. All board members serve without compensation and represent a wide range of motorcycling and organizational experience, Rascoe said. MRR, a […]

Be careful drivers on road to heaven

by Leonard Lauriault Moving along in life

Storms producing funnel clouds, road flooding in Quay County

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun A funnel cloud was spotted over Tucumcari about 2 p.m. Wednesday as dark storm clouds moved across the region. The funnel clould was traveling west between the Frontage Road and Quay Road 62. It touched down briefly in fields, acting like a dust devil, on the easterly side of […]

Heavy rains cause road closure

By QCS Staff Heavy rains have closed a section of State Road 252 about two miles north of House, according a resident in the House area. “There’s a draw north of House and the road is blocked,” said Denese Runyan who lives on Quay Road

Road funds OKed for Quay County

By QCS Staff The New Mexico Transportation Commission announced Friday it had approved over $26 million on Thursday to assist local governments in road improvements, according to a DOT press release. In Quay County almost $850,000 was approved for county, school and municipal roads.The DOT’s District 4 Local Government Road Fund Breakdowns for Quay County […]