Little League registration set

QCS staff Quay County Little League registration will be held 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 25 at the Tucumcari Recreation Center. Logan registration will be held Friday at the local pee wee basketball tournament. For information call 403-8411.

Police blotter —

The following is a sampling of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Thursday • At 2:08 a.m., a man reported a burglary at a residence on the 900 block of East Aber Avenue. • At 7:27 a.m., a man reported an open door at a […]

Police: Ice cause of fatal crash

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Thomas Garcia A local animal rescue volunteer was killed Saturday morning in a traffic accident on Interstate 40 as she was transporting a puppy for adoption. State Police Capt. Jimmy Glascock said Catherine Priddy-Bugg, 51, of Tucu-mcari, died from injuries suffered in a three-vehicle accident on I-40 west of Tucumcari. “It was just another day […]

VFW auxiliary president visits Tucumcari as part of national tour

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Thomas Garcia The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary’s National President Gwendolyn Rankin visited Tucumcari Tuesday as part of a national tour. “It has been a fabulous visit,” Rankin said. Rankin was honored at a banquet at the Tucumcari Convention Center, attended by 50 members of the VFW Post 2528. Opening the ceremony was the posting […]

Senior menus —

The following are the lunch menus for the upcoming week at the Tucumcari Senior Center.

Police blotter — Feb. 8

The following is a sampling of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday • At 8:21 a.m., a woman reported a domestic dispute at a residence on the 700 block of West Sunset Avenue. • At 10:09 a.m., a man went into the Police Department […]

Younger Rattlers step up in 65-33 victory

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Thomas Garcia With a tuneup game against Class 1A Melrose before a district showdown against Clayton, a banged-up Tucumcari Rattlers squad had its younger players take center stage in a 65-33 victory Tuesday night over Melrose. Mark Preciado, D’Ontee Sandoval and Marcus Chavez each had 11 for the Rattlers (10-8), who went without starters Travis […]

Police Blotter — Feb. 1

The following is a sampling of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday • At 11:48 a.m., a man reported harassment at a residence on the 100 block of Garret Lane. • At 12:07 a.m., a man reported an unwanted man at a fuel station […]

Portales, Clovis, Tucumcari papers sold

Freedom Communications Freedom Communications has agreed to sell the Clovis News Journal, Portales News-Tribune, Quay County Sun and their affiliated publications to Clovis Media Inc., Publisher Ray Sullivan told newspaper employees Tuesday afternoon. All 60 full-time and two part-time associates will retain their jobs in ownership transition, expected to take place before the end of […]

Honor rolls — Jan. 25

Tucumcari High School 4.0 or higher Seniors Sonam Bhakta Bethany Bishop Kirsten Dunlap Jacky Fang Michelle Fazekas Matthew Nemrow Heather Pacheco Courtney Sandy Kassidi Ulibarri Steve Urioste Rachel Welborn