04-07-2007: Around Town

First Easter with family David Anthony Olguin will be celebrating his first Easter with his parents. David was born Dec. 19, 2006 in Clovis. He weighed six pounds, seven ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. His parents are Tony and Rosalee Olguin of Tucumcari. His grandparents are Bern and Rose Arellano of Tucumcari and […]

Rattler teams have good first-day showing at tourney

The East Mountain Timberwolves lost to the Rattlers, 12-1, Friday night – the first round of the Tucumcari Invite. Rattler seniors Drew White and Matt Smith had good nights. White hit a home run and had four RBIs and Smith had five strikeouts and two walks. Five other Rattlers recorded an RBI during Fridays game. The […]

Carolyn White

Services: Have been held. Carolyn Ann Campbell White died Wednesday, March 14, 2007, in Clovis. Ms. White was born Feb. 19, 1947 in Tucumcari. She is survived by a son, David White of Buena Park, Calif., two sisters, Betty Shum of California and Jeanne Humphrey of Gardendale, Texas, and two brothers, Robert Campbell of Albuquerque […]

March 1972

Emmit Jennings of Tucumcari celebrated his 91th birthday. He was a booster for the city of Tucumcari ever since he and his wife had moved here in 1907. Also known as Mr. Baseball he had not missed a World Series game in 50 years and the American League issued him a complimentary pass each year. […]

Two Rattlers tapped for North vs South football game

By QCS Staff Two Rattler football players have been chosen to play in the 1A/2A 2007 North vs. South Football game. They are seniors Josh Villegas and Drew White. Villegas was selected to play as an offensive tackle and White as a defensive downman. Josh Villegas, a defensive tackle, had 56 tackle assists, 12 tackles, […]

Drew White to join NMMI football

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Rattler senior Drew White signed his letter-of-intent for New Mexico Military Institute at Roswell Wednesday night. Surrounded by his friends and family, at a dinner celebration at the Pow-Wow, White’s father Ben White gave a short speech about Drew’s hard work and determination to come back from surgery and […]

02-07-2007: Notable Notes

White NMMI-bound, letter-of-intent coming Tucumcari High School senior Drew White will sign a letter-of-intent tonight with the New Mexico Military Institute at Roswell. White played on the varsity football team and is currently playing on the varsity basketball team. He is the son of Ben and Ellen White of Tucumcari. Drew White will be accepting […]

Mary Elizabeth “Beth” Hargis

Services: 2 p.m., Friday at Center Street United Methodist Church in Tucumcari. Mary Elizabeth “Beth” Hargis, 95, of Alamogordo, died Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2007, at her home, surrounded by her family and caretakers. Mrs. Hargis was born in Woodbine, Texas, on Aug. 23, 1911 to Barton and Mellie (Mitchell) Martin. She married Joseph Keith “Hap” […]

Roosa M. “Rosie” Davis

Roosa M. “Rosie” Davis Services: Have been held. Roosa M. “Rosie” Davis, 91, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2007, in the Coom Memorial Nursing Home in Dalhart, Texas. A Tucumcari resident, she had been had been making her home in Dalhart since June 2006 because of health reasons. Mrs. Davis was born July 10, 1915 in […]

Community rallies to help robbery victim

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun December didn’t look like a good month for Stephanie Beltran of Tucumcari. It was on Friday, Dec. 1, that Beltran, a manager at Pizza Hut, said she was admitted to Plains Regional Medical Center at Clovis for exploratory surgery. Five minutes into her surgery, Beltran’s heart suddenly stopped. The […]