Rattlers pursue continued success

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QCSun staff With 16 wrestlers returning this season, the Tucumcari Rattlers wrestling team preps for its third tournament of the year in Los Lunas.“It is going to be great,” said Rattlers head coach Eddie Encinias.Encinias said the Los Lunas tournament will give his wrestlers a chance to compete against 4A and 5A programs.“The tougher the […]

FCCLA middle schoolers teach third graders

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Russell Anglin Tucumcari Middle School’s Family Career and Community Leaders of America organization concluded its series of healthy living classes Thursday. The middle school FCCLA students have been taking turns teaching Tucumcari Elementary School third graders about diet and exercise for the past five weeks as part of the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension […]

Senior center activities — Oct. 27

The following is a schedule of activities taking place at the Tucumcari Senior Center. Monday Pool: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wii: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Ceramics: 1 – 3 p.m. Dominoes: 1 – 3 p.m. Bridge: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. First Monday of the month: Nov. 1 Canasta: 1 – 3 p.m. Tuesday […]

Local youths participate in state fair, VCC Expo

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Quay County 4-Hers place at New Mexico State Fair with educational exhibits Junior Katelind Hittson won third place for her leather coin purse Junior Taylor Hayes won first place for her advance braided belt and a 2nd on her angel food cake Novice Regan Runyan won third place for her silhouette photo, third place for […]

Middle school students to teach nutrition to third-grade class

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Russell Anglin Tucumcari Middle School’s Family Career and Community Leaders of America organization prepared lesson plans in class Thursday morning to present to Tucumcari third graders next week. The middle school students will teach the elementary school students about proper nutrition and exercise standards as part of the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service’s […]

Students get ready to rodeo

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Thomas Garcia Over a dozen colleges in the Grand Canyon region will compete this weekend in the Third Annual Mesalands Community College Rodeo.

Tucumcari food cooperative set for third delivery

Russell Anglin The Tucumcari Food Cooperative is set to conduct its third monthly food delivery July 30 at the Quay County Fairgrounds. David Swenson, president of the board, said approximately 65 buyers have joined the co-op since it started delivering food in April. Members pay an annual $15 fee to order food. The buyer’s club […]

Quay 4-Hers take top awards in district horse show

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Special to the QCS Two Quay County 4-Hers took top awards at the Southeast District 4-H Horse Show The Southeast District 4-H Horse Show was held in Capitan on Saturday. Three 4-Hers showed their Horsemanship Skills at this regional event. In the Novice division Brook Valentine was third overall, placing first in Showmanship at Halter, […]

Tucumcari Elementary School honor roll

Tucumcari Elementary Fourth Nine Weeks Third Grade All A’s • Jaxon Arguello • Dwight Brown • Mauryn Bruce • Alexandra Chavarria • Joshua Chavez • Andy Cordova • Rod Dunlap • Kaylee Epperson • Nicholas Garcia • Kirsten Gonzales • Ashley Hall • Kaleb Hayes • Hayleigh Holweg • Nadia-Ranae Lujan • Isaac Marquez • […]

Tucumcari Elementary School Honor Roll

Fourth Nine Weeks Third Grade All A’s Jaxon Arguello Dwight Brown Mauryn Bruce Alexandra Chavarria Joshua Chavez Andy Cordova Rod Dunlap Kaylee Epperson Nicholas Garcia Kirsten Gonzales Ashley Hall Kaleb Hayes Hayleigh Holweg Nadia-Ranae Lujan Isaac Marquez Michaela Martinez Amaya Munoz Amberlee Nunez Mark Padilla Jenae Portillo Magdalena Rodriguez Abigail Smith Landon Stewart Skyler Wallace […]