Quay County Sun - Serving the High Plains

Articles from the September 11, 2012 edition

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My first plane ride

Bob McClelland Jr, 54, Bob's Budget Pharmacy "My first plane ride was at an air show in Las Cruces. They charged a fee based on how much you weighed, I was 5 or 6 years old so I'm sure it didn't cost...

 

Our page - Sept. 12

Otero Emily Otero Melanie Otero Sisters Emily and Melanie Otero celebrated their birthdays Sept. 1 at the Elks Lodge swimming pool with family and friends. Emily turned 7 on Aug. 31 and celebrated...

 

Rattlers look to contain Dons

Despite the early difference in records, the Tucumcari Rattlers aren't going in overconfident against the winless West Las Vegas Dons. QCS Photos:Thomas Garcia The Rattlers' ground attack has earned...

 

Medical airlift outfit to serve Tucumcari

A new Tucumcari-based medical airlift service will provide a timely response during critical medical situations. QCS photo: Jerrene Bradley Western States Air Medical services out of Las Vegas has sta...

 

On the shelves - Sept. 12

The following books are available from the Tucumcari Public Library. For information call 461-0295. Fiction "The Light Between Oceans," by M. L. Stedman. An Australian lighthouse keeper and his wife d...

 

School menus - Sept. 12

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. House Monday Breakfast: Breakfast burrito, variety of cereal, muffins, juice, milk. Lunch: Barbecue chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, green...

 

Altrusa to host annual charity party

Altrusa International of Tucumcari is pleased to announce that their annual Cash Party will be held 6 p.m. Nov. 10, at the Quay County Exhibition Center. Tickets to this event are $100. Three hundred...

 

Comments from the Canyons: Correct grammar still important

During the many years in which I taught English, I worked hard to avoid making grammatical errors in order to set an example for the students and to avoid ridicule from my colleagues. I also paid...

 

Police blotter - Sept. 12

The following is a sampling of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday At 9:34 a.m., a woman reported harassment at a residence...

 

First responders honored

More than 60 residents, EMS, firefighters and police attended the 9-11 ceremony Tuesday night at the American Legion Post 77 in Logan. QCS Photos:Thomas Garcia Logan residents and Quay County first...

 

Animal ordinance committee approved

The Quay County Commission on Friday approved the formation of a committee to draft a new animal ordinance. The commission decision followed a tabling of a proposed animal control ordinance, which dre...

 

Vehicle thefts prompt warnings

Continued reports of stolen vehicles have prompted local law enforcement officials to urge residents to lock their vehicles under all circumstances "We are asking that residents be vigil during the...

 

Editorial: New technology will aid cancer treatments

The University of New Mexico Cancer Center is adding a new tool to its kit to diagnose and fight cancer. This fall the center will be among the first of a small number of sites worldwide to acquire a...

 

Taser use at detention center approved

County commissioners approved the use of a Taser at the Quay County Detention Center. A Taser is a tool which can be used to keep down confrontations and ensure the safety of the guards, said T.J....

 

Notes from the church lady: God can teach lessons through small creatures

"Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise" Proverbs 6:6 It doesn't take much to entertain me. Oh sure, I love a huge fireworks display as much as the next person but I don't...

 

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