Birthdays, military service

Eighty years young…The children and grandchildren of Evelyn Terry Register will host an 80th birthday party on

Building to be named in honor of Terry Turner

By QCS Staff The Quay County Commission agreed Monday to name the building at 216 E. Center St. in honor of the late Terry Turner. Turner, 60, who served as Quay County manager, died Aug. 30, 2006, while at work at the courthouse. “This is a nice tribute to Terry because he was so dedicated […]

Mildred Marie Gates

Services: 10 a.m. Monday at the 16th and Pile Church of Christ in Clovis. with Jim Gammon officiating. Mildred Marie Gates, 70, of Clovis died Wednesday, June 27, 2007, at Beehive Assisted Living in Clovis. She was born July 29, 1936 to Bob W. and Musette Kennedy Terry in Portales. She married Monroe Gates June […]

County native recognized with state music award


By Casey Peacock: Freedom Newspapers Based upon the recommendations of people from the Portales and Clovis area and across New Mexico, the Kene Terry Band has been chosen as the April Artist of the Month by the New Mexico Music Commission. “It’s pretty cool,” said Logan High School graduate and lead vocalist Kene Terry, on […]

County faces decision on county’s manager’s post

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Last week’s death of Quay County Manager Terry Turner from a heart attack has left a void in the county’s leadership. Quay County Commission Chairman Franklin McCasland was at the county manager’s office Tuesday trying to grapple with some of the issues facingLast week’s death of Quay County Manager […]

Ute Lake releases water to Texas; First time in six years

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun For the first time in more than six years, water was released at 7 p.m. on Sunday from Ute Lake into the Canadian River, said Kent Terry, Ute Lake Dam manager and tender for the state’s Interstate Stream Commission. Due to recent rains, Ute Lake reached an elevation of […]

Services held for Terry Turner


by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Quay County Manager Terry Norman Turner is remembered by family and friends as an outstanding high school and college athlete, as a good friend with a positive outlook, and as a passionate supporter of Tucumcari. Turner, 60, died Wednesday after suffering a massive heart attack at the Quay County […]

Logan native set to release album

Freedom Newspapers Kene Terry thinks performing on stage is great. Selling albums and getting on TV would be good too. But Terry’s not out for fame. He just likes jamming with his buddies. “I like the camaraderie,” Terry said. “I like when we get together and make it up as we go along.” Terry, a […]

Commissioners get update on Ute Lake project

Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun Kent Terry, a dam supervisor at Ute Lake, gave a report on water usage set aside for the construction of Ute Lake Ranch during Monday’s Quay County Commission meeting. Terry attended a meeting last week in Santo Domingo with Commission Chairman Franklin McCasland, and Terry said the Interstate Streams Commission […]

Mesalands dean’s list: fall 2005

Mesalands Community College Dean’s list for fall 2005: Myra Amparano, Graham Ansell, Yolanda Aragon, Laura Bason, Kyla Bell, Christina Benavidez, Ankita Bhakta, Daniel Brashear, Ginger Carabajal, Consuelo Chavez, Amanda Chisholm, Bennie Didway, Danelle Earle, Tommy Evans, Lori Eylicio, Scotty Gates, Jo Ellen Goldston, Tammy Hall, Shawnie Hazen, Samuel Hennig, Mark Hitchcock, Connie Jackson, Jon Luse, […]