Mary Virginia “Ginger” Smith

Services: 10 a.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church of Logan. Mary Virginia “Ginger” Smith, 75, of Logan died Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, at Trigg Memorial Hospital. Mary Virginia (Ginger) Smith was born Nov. 23, 1931 in Atoka, Okla. She was a long time resident of Logan where she was a member of the Logan […]

Rattlers to begin two-a-days

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Tucumcari Rattlers football team is getting ready for the upcoming season. Two-a-day practices will begin Monday and full-contact practice will start on Thursday. The annual Purple and Gold Scrimmage will be at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, said coach Dub Smith. The Rattlers could be ranked in the top […]

Helen B. Wood

Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Helen B. Wood, 87, a long time resident of Tucumcari and San Jon, died in Clovis on Monday July 17, 2007. She was born in Brookhaven, Miss., to Joseph and Emma Bradley Starling on April 11, 1920. She was the youngest member of the Starling […]

Alice C. Williams

Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday graveside at Nevill’s Chapel Cemetery in Mount Pleasant, Texas. Alice C. Williams, 90, died Saturday, July 7, 2007, at Titus Regional Medical Center.   She was born Dec. 9, 1916 in French, N.M. A retired school secretary, Mrs. Williams lived most of her life in Tucumcari until moving to Mount Pleasant. […]

Attorney General’s office clarifies Open Meetings Act

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The official road map, or the rules, for the workings of open meetings – routinely held by local, county and state agencies – prompted keen interest from attendees at Friday’s workshop on the Open Meetings Act and Inspection of Public Records Acts. The workshop was presented by the state’s […]

Logan graduates to theme of “Never Say Never’

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By QCS Staff Borrowing three words from James Bond, 22 seniors from Logan High School graduated Saturday to the theme of “Never Say Never.” The Longhorn graduates are Salvador Daniel Acosta, Quinten Lee Bugg, Ashlee Maysie Burns (salutatorian), Robert Paul Calbert, Steven Dallas Carter, Brittany Marie Cox, Tiffaney House, James Lee Jeppsen, Renee Angelica Kelly, […]

03-03-2007: Tuck’s Turf

Monday will be the start of the 2007 high school golf season at the Bernalillo Invite at Santa Ana Resort Golf Course in Albuquerque. I feel like our team consists of a assortment of swings and attitude levels. It looks like an up and down year. I have a lot of faith in the kids […]

02-03-2007: Around Town

Graduation day… Irene Quintana Triviz, daughter of Angel and Dolores Quintana of Tucumcari, graduated Dec. 15, 2006 from the University of New Mexico with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. She took a minor in business management. She is currently working in Albuquerque. Dolores Quintana said, “We are very proud of her. She made it.” Giving […]

June 17, 2006 Around Town

Smith newcomer arrives Kirksey Lynae Smith, 7 pounds and 10 ounces, was born June 2 to Kara and Jeremy Smith of Logan. She is the granddaugther of Jeri Robinson of Tucumcari; Dean Smith of Logan; and Sandra Roman of Hawaii. Her great-grandparents are Bennie and Freddy Kirksey and Hershell and Mary Lou Martin, all of […]

12-16-2006: Notable Notes

Udall’s staff to hold office hours in Tucumcari A staff member for U.S. Rep. Tom Udall will be Tucumcari next week to meet with constituents. Christopher Neubauer, staff member, will be available to meet with area residents. Anyone wishing to make an appointment should call (505) 763-7616. Anyone desiring to discuss issues relating to Congress […]