New view of first Thanksgiving

TV Hagenah This weekend following Thanksgiving I thought it would be a good time to release a document that was recently discovered by archeologists from the Acme School of Home Archeology near Plymouth, Massachusetts. According to the experts involved with the discovery, this could be one of the most important documents to come out of [...]

Canine talks of weather, self and romping

Lynn Moncus Ah ha! The slave is standing in the sun; thus, I, Aggie, have captured the computer for a while and will visit with my fans for the first time in many weeks. Actually, I’d like to be in the sun also, but she may not leave the house again as she tends to [...]

Ruth L. Stewart

Ruth L. Stewart, 95, died at the Autumn Blessings Assisted Living Center in Logan on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2004 following an extended illness. Ruth Stewart was born Dec. 29, 1908 in Logan. She married Leeman Stewart in 1929. They owned and operated the Owl Cafe in Logan. Ruth then became a postal clerk and also [...]

Thanksgiving dinner shared by more than 150

William Thompson FIrst Baptist Church opened it’s Fellowship Hall Thursday to around 150 Tucumcari residents looking for a hearty meal of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans and a variety of salads and desserts. Pastor Benny Hipps said giving people the opportunity to share a free meal with others was all the church [...]

Prosecutor tough on drunk drivers

William Thompson Motorists in Quay County who decide to drink and drive are likely to have to match wits with District Attorney Ron Reeves if they are charged with DWI. Reeves has been prosecuting DWI cases for 12 years and personally handles most of Quay County’s cases. “When I started as a prosecutor 12 years [...]

Dog gone following accident

TV Hagenah Dan and Wendy Walker left Greece, New York Sunday morning heading for their new home in Tucson and it was to be a pleasant move to the Arizona high desert. All of that was literally turned upside down on Monday around 2:30 p.m. as they headed west on Interstate 40 between Tucumcari not [...]

Second graders create Thanksgiving recipes

TV Hagenah The Quay County Sun asked the teachers of the second grade at Tucumcari Elementary School to ask their students what they would like for a Thanksgiving meal: Following are some of the responses. Space limitations keeps us from running all of them so we randomly picked a hand full of the recipes. We [...]

All-District Academic listed in Volleyball

TV Hagenah Volleyball players from throughout the class “A” schools of Quay County were named to the All District Academic lists recently. Nine volleyball players from House were listed, six were listed from Logan and five were listed from San Jon. Listed as All-District Academic Volleyball House Lisa Chesher, Kimberly Lyons, Heather Wooldridge, Tracy Baker, [...]

Cowboys, Cowgirls lose first game of season

William Thompson The House High School boys and girls basketball teams dropped games to Dora recently. A starter for the Cowgirls is missing the early part of the season and the Cowboys’ leading scorer missed the entire third quarter against the Coyotes. Boys Dora defeated House 71-50. Coach Steve Foust said his son Nathan, who [...]

Rain hurting cotton in Quay County

TV Hagenah When it comes to cotton this season in Quay County, farmer Herman Lopez put it succintly. “There ain’t any, “ said Lopez, one of the leading cotton producers in Quay County. Lopez said the fact is that the ground is so wet that cotton farmers are unable to get into the fields to [...]