11-14-07 Tucks Turf

Upcoming Event The Annual Turkey Shoot is at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday. Shotgun start , 4 person blind draw scramble. Team closest to the hole prize on Hole # 5 and gift certificates for your favorite turkey. Sign up by 9 a.m. Sunday. We hope everyone has a great Thanksgiving with there families. Howie Tucker […]

08-01-2007: Community Notes

White to celebrate 90th at San Jon on Saturday Cora White, who is turning 90 this week, is having a birthday party and you’re invited, said her family. Events begin at 4 p.m. on Saturday at the San Jon Community Center. The family says no presents just come and visit. White worked for many years […]

Each parent gets his/her special day

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Mother’s Day was on Sunday, May 13. Father’s Day will be coming up on Sunday. So neither of them gives anybody a chance to take some time off.  But their children spend a lot for both celebratory days. An estimated $15.73 billion was spent for Mother’s Day this year. […]

Can’t wait for Sunday reruns

By Aggie Moncus As you can see, I, Aggie, am in charge of the column this week because the slave is still pretending to be ailing too much to be able to do any writing – or anything else for that matter. Now and then I have to be rather forceful in order to get […]

03-31-2007: Holy Week Services

The following are special Easter services planned by several churches in Tucumcari. Wednesday 7 p.m., Hammond Hall. St. Anne’s Catholic Church is having a Passover seder meal. Cost is $10 per adult and $5 for children under 10. Pre-paid reservation only by Monday at St. Anne’s Rectory. (Dress is Sunday best.) Holy Thursday 7 p.m., […]

Sunday visit to train station

If you’d like a say in the future of the Tucumcari Railroad Station, come to Dean’s restaurant at noon on Sunday. Elmo Baca, an instructor at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque is conducting a site visit on behalf of the city’s MainStreet project. Baca will be accompanied by five graduate students who are studying […]

Super Bowl Party at First Baptist

First Baptist Church will be hosting its first Super Bowl Party at 4 p.m. on Sunday, at the Fellowship Hall. Everyone is invited to wear their favorite team jerseys. The game will be broadcast live on an almost life-sized projection set. There will be no commercials or halftime show aired. Instead, there are games planned […]

New Year off to a good start

By Lynn Moncus We certainly began the new year on a very white note and had a community burgeoning with stranded travelers, some of whom were heard to remark that they had other plans for New Year’s Eve and Day but were pleased to have been safely off the highway. Aggie and I decided begin […]

Snowbound in Tucumcari

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by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun It’s back to business as usual for most residents, hoteliers and city officials. But, for three days, it seemed all traffic flowed into Tucumcari. In fact, an estimated 7,500 semi-trucks and passenger vehicles converged in Tucumcari between Friday and Sunday when access to I-40 was closed due of hazardous […]

Motorists, truckers wait for I-40 to reopen

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By Quay County Sun Staff Truckers and motorists forced off of I-40 because of weather and accidents on the interstate took to the sides of the roads to park. On Sunday, stranded truckers formed a one-mile-long line along I-40 beginning at the Tucucmari Boulevard access.