Quay County Sun - Serving the High Plains

News

Sorted by date  Results 26 - 50 of 1559

Page Up



 By Steve Hansen    News    August 7, 2019

Tucumcari sounds out tourism spending

The city of Tucumcari can reap $76,869 in advertising and promotion benefits for the current fiscal year while paying $29,836, according to Joanie Griffin, a principal in Sunny 505, the marketing...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    August 7, 2019

Downtown sign getting work done

Don't worry - the "Old Downtown" arrow that's stood at Tucumcari Boulevard and Second Street for decades hasn't disappeared for good. It's getting a...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    August 7, 2019

Second man sentenced in home invasion

A second man implicated in a home invasion in October in rural Tucumcari where an elderly man was beaten was sentenced to at least 15 years in prison in Tucumcari district court. Setheria Kolyer, 19,...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    August 7, 2019

Woman jailed on felony counts

Police jailed a New York woman on multiple felony counts after she was accused of threatening and holding a Tucumcari hotel employee against his will at knifepoint. Kelsey J. Killian, 26, of Buffalo,...

 
 By Staff report    News    August 7, 2019

Museum event to honor military history

The Tucumcari Historical Museum on Saturday will host its final special event to mark its 50th anniversary this year with “Honoring Military History.” All veterans are invited to the day’s...

 

Pages past - Aug. 7

On this date ... 1969: Roy Rumbaugh, administrator at Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari, announced an $800,000 special bond election for Aug. 19 to build an extended care and nursing-home facility...

 
 By Staff report    News    August 7, 2019

Mesalands holding 'Stampede Day'

Mesalands Community College will hold its “Enrollment Stampede Day” for new and returning students from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 15 in the commons area of the campus’ Building A. This event is...

 
 By Staff report    News    August 7, 2019

School immunization clinic being held

The New Mexico Department of Health’s Quay County Public Health Office will host a back-to-school immunization clinic Aug. 12, 13 and 15 at 310 S. 2nd St. in Tucumcari from 8 a.m. to noon and from...

 

Police blotter - Aug. 7

These calls were made to the Tucumcari-Quay Regional Emergency Communications Center from July 29 to Aug. 4: Monday • 10:13 a.m.: Embezzlement in 500 block of East Tucumcari Boulevard, Tucumcari....

 

Jail log - Aug. 7

These individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center from July 29 to Aug. 3: • Antoinette Molinas, 36, Tucumcari, residential burglary. • Amber Osborn, 27, Logan, assault against a...

 
 By Staff report    News    August 7, 2019

Silver alert canceled for Tucumcari hotel visitor

An 85-year-old man who wandered away from a Tucumcari hotel Tuesday evening and became the subject of a Silver Alert was found safe Wednesday afternoon. Jim Swick on Tuesday evening walked away from...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    July 31, 2019

Racing commission to meet on Thursday

The New Mexico Racing Commission — minus one commissioner fired last week — will reconvene Thursday to hold its first regular meeting in more than two months, including discussing the possibility...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    July 31, 2019

Parade route changing for Rattler Reunion

A few new wrinkles, including a change in the parade route, were added to the 48th edition of the Rattler Reunion set for Thursday through Saturday. Kathy Segura, director of the Tucumcari Alumni...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    July 31, 2019

Career in community

Brenda Bishop, who's retiring this week after 32 years with the Quay County Cooperative Extension Service, said an assignment by a professor long ago...

 

Calendar - July 31

• Thursday-Saturday — Rattler Reunion. The reunion hosts will be the Class of 1989. Events include a golf tournament, pancake breakfast, parade of classes, luncheons and the big Saturday night...

 

Jail log - July 31

These individuals were booked into the Quay County Detention Center from July 22 to July 28: • Mark Vernon Lawrence, 37, Logan, unlawful taking of a motor vehicle (first offense) and larceny ($250 o...

 

Menus - July 31

Tucumcari Senior Center Wednesday — Oven fried chicken, braised onions, green beans and potatoes, carrot raisin salad, whole-wheat bread, mandarin orange, peanut butter cookie. Thursday — King...

 

Pages past - July 31

On this date ... 1969: Pete Sisneros of Tucumcari reported his car stolen from his home between 8:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. yesterday. A man who called city police today said he saw skid marks leading...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    July 31, 2019

Logan and San Jon school districts improve proficiencies

The Logan and San Jon school districts showed higher proficiency rates in mathematics and reading compared to state averages according to spring data released Friday by the New Mexico Department of...

 
 By Steve Hansen    News    July 31, 2019

Records receive high marks

The state’s official review of the city of Tucumcari’s fiscal year 2018 financial records resulted in a rating of “unmodified,” the best rating the New Mexico Office of the State Auditor can...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    July 31, 2019

Tucumcari bulk-water dispenser vandalized

Some rural Quay County customers were forced to find other water sources for almost 36 hours after a burglary last week rendered inoperable a...

 
 By Ron Warnick    News    July 31, 2019

Woman faces three felony charges in drug, child abuse case

A Tucumcari woman faces three felony charges after being accused of possessing methamphetamine and powerful painkiller with a child next to the narcotics in the front seat of her car. Monica Marie...

 

Police blotter - July 31

These calls were made to the Tucumcari-Quay Regional Emergency Communications Center from July 22 to July 28: Monday • 6:53 a.m.: Breaking and entering at Main and Third streets, Tucumcari. ...

 

Logan mayor reaches plea deal

The mayor of Logan was fined $800, given a suspended 90-day jail sentence and put on unsupervised probation for illegally working and bidding as an electrical contractor without a license during a...

 

RaciNO: Racing commission won't award new license

The New Mexico Racing Commission issued a big "no" on awarding a sixth racing license — not just to Tucumcari, but to everyone else who'd applied for one. A principal member of an investment group...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 08/18/2019 09:34