San Jon senior awarded scholarship for achievement

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By Jennifer Brueggerhoff

Police say I-40 fatality may have been intentional

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Thomas Garcia A crash Sunday on Interstate 40 resulting in the death of a 39-year-old California man may have been intentional, according to New Mexico State Police Capt. Jimmy Glascock. Glascock said the accident happened about 6 a.m. at mile marker 361 east of San Jon. He said a semi loaded with peaches was eastbound […]

Letter to the editor: Lujan delighted with progress

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you all for welcoming me to your community this past weekend. Speaking with New Mexicans from Portales, Clovis, Melrose, San Jon, and Tucumcari, I was honored that you welcomed me into your communities and you opened up about the challenges you are facing. As I traveled the […]

Football: Rattlers seek third win

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Thomas Garcia Logan (1-2) has a bye week, Tucumcari (2-1) preps for an old foe, House (0-3) searches for its first win and San Jon (2-1) tries to continue after a big win.

Football: Three teams even out

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Thomas Garcia At the end of week two, Tucumcari, Logan and San Jon even out at 1-1 while House is still in the hunt for their win.

Rattlers hunting win

Thomas Garcia Tucumcari, Logan and House are still in hunt for their first win while the San Jon Coyotes will try to carry over the momentum from last week’s win.

State 4-H horse show results

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QCS Staff Over 30 youths ventured to Tucumcari to participate Friday and Saturday in the 2010 State 4-H Horse Show. Contestants began the day at 7 a.m., grooming their horses for the show, which featured both Western and English riding events. High Point Winners receiving saddles were Novice Abby Wilton of DeBaca County, Junior Rachel […]

Litigious animal groups inhumane

Baxter Black Attorneys for the Extreme Humane Society of the United Suers (X-HSUS) have filed suit in the San Francisco Court of Steals, Deals, Repeals and Conceals against Geico (Government Engineered Insurance Conspirators) for mistreatment, mental anguish and misrepresentation of reptiles. Conjugal charges involve impersonation of the British (a protected aboriginal group in western European […]

5-12 Obits

C.A. Ragland C.A. Ragland, 96, died on Wednesday, May 5, 2010, in San Jon. He was born May 30, 1913, in Artesia. Survivors include his daughter, Dianne Holman. Services are at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Assembly of God Church in San Jon. Information: 461-3815

San Jon teams top robotics competition

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun San Jon’s robotics teams earned first- and second-place finishes at the Inaugural Regional Botball tournament in Las Cruces. Eight teams competed on March 20 in the New Mexico Regional Botball Tournament, including two teams from San Jon High School. San Jon has 11 students on its robotics team, but […]