Mesalands ready to buy turbine

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By Thomas Garcia Mesalands Community College will be moving one step closer towards the opening of The North American Wind Research and Training Center (NAWRTC) today. “Our attorneys will review the bids (today) and tell us which one we should move forward with,” said Phillip O. Barry during an update of the institute’s progress at […]

04-28-2007: Calendar

Today: 8 a.m. on, Great American Cleanup, meet at Chamber of Commerce building to participate, wear work clothes, bring gloves. After cleanup sandwiches will be donated by Subway. For information call Kathy Estrada 461-3451. Today: Noon, 7th Annual Logan Chuck Wagon Cook Off, Ute Lake State Park. Tickets available at Napa in Logan, Bob’s Budget […]

Wind gusts take minor toll on city

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By QCS Staff Rowdy and fiesty wind gusts fueled a brush fire off of Airport Road and toppled over several power poles over the weekend, Tucumari police officials said. Not long after officials checked a downed power pole in the vicinity of Cemetery Road, another was felled in the alley behind 2616 South Fouth Street […]

Birthday celebrations

Celebrating No. 6… Andy Cordova is celebrating his sixth birthday today with family and friends. Andy is the son of Gina Molinas and Gary Cordova of Tucumcari. His sisters are Cassandra Cordova of Springer and Crestina Cordova of Tucumcari. Grandparents are Loui and Mary Ann Molinas and Lucy Cordova, all of Tucumcari. His great-grandparents are […]

Rattler cross country team comes back into play

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Rattler cross country team will compete today at 8:30 a.m. in the East Mountain small school Invite at Sandia. There hasn’t been a cross country team in Tucumcari since the 2003-2004 school year. Coach Gary Hittson has twelve runners on the team this year. The Rattlers have attended […]

Volleyball update

QCS Staff Logan’s Lady Longhorns had a busy weekend. Logan won against Mosquero in four sets on Thursday night and win against Grady Friday night. Longhorns senior Samantha Sanchez attributed Thursday night’s win to plenty of pre-game workouts. “We have been practicing a lot,” she said. “We worked on our passing and floor work and […]

Senator Bingaman in Tucumcari today

Bingaman to discuss renewable energy prospects U.S. Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.) will be in Tucumcari today to meet with local officials. Bingaman visits Tucumcari at 2:30 p.m. today to participate in a wind energy roundtable discussion with community and business leaders at the Mesalands Community College. He will talk about ways Quay County can capitalize […]

July 29: Calendar

Today: 4-H Quay County Rodeo and 4-H State Horse Show. Horse show begins at 7 a.m. Events include show jumping, reining, barrels and poles. Gates open for rodeo at 3:30 p.m. Rodeo begins at 5 p.m. Today: St. Anne’s Fiesta Car Show, 306 W. High St.. Free admission. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information call […]

Rattlers hope to pull huge upset over Huskies

By Kevin Wilson: Quay County Sun As the Tucumcari Rattlers make their first trip to the state basketball tournament in 16 years, they go with the mindset that people don’t expect them to be there very long. Tucumcari (18-11), the Class 2A Region C runner-up, is the last seed of eight in the tournament. The […]

1/25 Calendar

Today: Distribution of USDA commodities at 9 a.m. at Old National Guard Armory, 900 E. Laughlin. Today: Story Time for children ages 2 1/2 to 5 at the Tucumcari Public Library, with registration ongoing. Three sessions will be held on Wednesdays through April 5. Call 461-0295 for information. Today: Reminder — Enrollment deadline for the […]