San Jon hopes to halt shrinking tax revenue

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Tucumcari’s newest truck stops are pulling traffic past San Jon’s I-40 exit and putting a big dent in San Jon’s operating budget this fiscal year, said a Village of San Jon official. The village estimates it will lose about $50,000, or more than 3 percent of its $1.6 million […]

Rose ingrained with multiple roles in San Jon

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Bobbye Rose has been San Jon’s city manager, clerk and treasurer since 1983. Before working for the city of San Jon, Rose worked with her husband on their ranch, then she worked at the First National Bank of Tucumcari (now Wells Fargo) from 1972-1976. “The job was open and […]