Preparation for Ash Wednesday

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by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun In preparation for the highest liturgical feast day in the Christian tradition, residents of many faiths will participate in upcoming church services on Ash Wednesday. Receiving ashes on Wednesday – in the sign of a cross on the forehead – is a symbol “to get yourself ready for the […]

Leo Marshall Scruggs

Leo Marshall Scruggs died March 30, 2005 at Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari. Scruggs was born in 1916 in Denver, Colo. As a youth he began working for Southern Pacific Railroad, where he worked for 42 years, retiring as a conductor. His family said that he was greatly loved and will be missed. Scruggs was […]