Chamber, rotary members call shrimp boil successful

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Russell Anglin Friday night’s shrimp boil, dance and silent auction event hosted by the Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce and Rotary Club was a success, according to rotary member Jim Lafferty. “The teamwork between the chamber and the rotary really payed off for both organizations, I think,” Lafferty said. Lafferty reported about 405 tickets sold at […]

Chamber, Rotary to host fundaiser

QCSun staff The Tucumcari Chamber of Commerce and Tucumcari Rotary Club will hold a joint annual fundraiser Friday at the Elks Lodge. “The Chamber approached us to coordinate our events this year,” said, Bob McClelland Jr., a Rotary Club member. McClelland said this is the first year the Rotary has decided to hold a joint […]

Rotary Club offers scholarship

QCS staff For the second year the Tucumcari Rotary Club has created a continuing education scholarship for the youth of Quay County from funds generated by the Annual Air show. This program demonstrates the Rotary Club’s concern for the development of our youth. One graduating senior from each high school in Quay County — Tucumcari, […]

Air show for everyone in Tucumcari

By Chris Schmaedeke: QCSun managing editor The 17th Annual Tucumcari Rotary Club Air Show is flying above as many of you read this column. What I realized this past week is this event is much more than just a show up in the skies. This event is for the community. A close-knit community. This event […]

Skies will be filled with thrills

By Chris Schmaedeke, QCS managing editor The skies above Tucumcari will be filled with excitement on Oct. 7. The 17th annual Tucumcari Rotary Club Air Show comes to the Tucumcari Airport with a full slate of performances and acts. The gates will open at 10 a.m. The main attraction will be the Canadian Air Force […]

Tucumcari Rotary set for tourney

The Tucumcari Rotary Club is set for its Two Man Golf Tournament on June 27. Proceeds from the event

Rotary club donates college funds to three Quay County high school graduates

By Thomas Garcia: QCS staff writer Three Quay County students have received the Tucumcari Rotary Club Quay County Continuing Education Scholarships. Johanna Albright of Logan, David Kneitz of San Jon and Adrian Prieto of Tucumcari will each receive $750 in financial aid for the college of their choice. Albright said she plans to attend the […]

Students receive Rotary Club scholarships

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Area students received scholarships from local and state organizations to aid them in their pursuit of higher education. Three Quay County students have received the Tucumcari Rotary Club Quay County Continuing Education Scholarships. Johanna Albright of Logan, David Kneitz of San Jon and Adrian Prieto of Tucumcari will each […]

Rotary governor set to visit Thursday

Special to QCS The governor of Rotary District 5520 will visit the Rotary Club of Tucumcari on Thursday.

Stunt pilots acrobatics thrill air show crowd

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun About 1,000 people attended the 15th Annual Tucumcari Rotary Club Air Show Wednesday at the Tucumcari airport. The performance also received sky-high marks from students. “They had a lot of new stuff this year at the air show,” said Brent Rusk, 14, of San Jon. “It is a great […]