House FFA places in state competitions

Blake Moon House Schools has, once again, come back to proud teachers and parents this year from the state and Roswell fairs! On Sept. 10, students from around the state packed their gear and animals and left for Albuquerque. House had only a few go to the State Fair this year including Quay Hampton, Trenton […]

Roswell man sentenced to 48 years in trucker’s death

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By Sharna Johnson: Freedom New Mexico A 25-year-old Roswell man was sentenced Monday to a life sentence plus 18 years in prison for the 2009 robbery and murder of a Tucumcari truck driver.

Two Quay County 4-Hers are points ahead at Southeast District Horse Show

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Special to the QCS At the Southeastern District 4-H Horse Show held in Roswell on June 20,

Press release: Xcel Energy, customer groups reach agreement on New Mexico base rate increase

ROSWELL – Xcel Energy’s Southwestern Public Service Company (SPS) has reached an agreement with New Mexico customer groups to increase base rates, a measure driven in large part by the costs of new power generation and the increases in the cost of doing business. SPS has submitted the agreement to the New Mexico Public Regulation […]

Rabid skunk found near Logan

By QCS Staff A skunk from the Logan area of Quay County and a skunk from south of Roswell in Chaves County both tested positive for rabies, according to a press release Tuesday from the New Mexico Department of Health. The skunk near Logan was found last week in a dog pen and had been […]

Suspect arrested in homicide

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By Sharna Johnson: Freedom New Mexico Police believe an argument after a night of drinking led a 24-year-old Roswell man to beat a 51-year-old truck driver to death and dump his body in a ditch east of Clovis. Brandon Barela was arrested Friday afternoon in Roswell and is charged with an open count of murder. […]

State Tournament Update

Go to varsitynow.com for game stories and photos BoysCLASS 5AAt The Pit, AlbuquerqueSemifinalsThursdayLa Cueva 70, Eldorado 63Highland 63, Las Cruces 56ChampionshipSaturdayLa Cueva vs. Highland, 8:30 p.m. CLASS 4AAt The Pit, AlbuquerqueSemifinalsThursdayArtesia 58, Espnola Valley 56, 3 OTRoswell 69, Deming 64ChampionshipSaturdayArtesia vs. Roswell, 4:30 p.m. CLASS 3AAt The Pit, AlbuquerqueSemifinalsFridayHope Christian 64, Sandia Prep 60St. Michael’s […]

Results of 2008 4-H District Contests

Special to the QCS Twenty-three Quay County 4-Hers traveled to Roswell for the Southeast District 4-H Contests on Wednesday and Thursday.

Tuesday’s Scores

Tuesday’s Scores Class 1A Quarterfinals Cimarron 48, Tatum 30 Elida 45, Magdalena 33 Hagerman 50, Fort Sumner 39 Class 2A Quarterfinals McCurdy 57, Navajo Pine 54 Navajo Prep 61, Clayton 53 Penasco 68, Capitan 31 Texico 52, Eunice 27 Class 3A Quarterfinals Hope Christian 68, Wingate 59 Pojoaque 39, West Las Vegas 32 Portales 41, […]

June 25 Obituaries

Thelma Hahn Thelma Hazel Hahn, 83, of Roswell, died Tuesday, June 21, 2005, at her home. She was born on March 8, 1922, in Forrest, to John and Josie Walker Yeates. She married Kenneth Hahn on Nov. 11, 1939, in Clovis. She moved to Roswell in 2003. She was a teacher who taught special education […]