Upcoming events during July 4 weekend

Lujan set to open distirct office…U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan (D) will be in Tucumcari to officially open his district here at 1:30 p.m. on Friday. The Tucumcari District Office is at 404 W. Route 66 Blvd. Former Quay County Democratic Party president Ron Wilmot heads up the office.Local GOP set for July 4 tea […]

07-01-09: Calendar

Today: 7 p.m., VFW Post # 2528 Bingo, 105 E. Main St., Tucumcari. Call 461-3061.Thursday: 5:30 p.m., monthly meeting, Liberty Mutual Domestic Water Association, Arch Hurley Meeting Room, 101 E. High St.

Weather service to honor San Jon family

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By Sharna Johnson: Freedom New Mexico In aged pencil on yellowed paper, notes about the baby’s first tooth or daily chores mingled with the high and the low temperature for the day — a history of eastern New Mexico’s weather entwined with the legacy of Fern White’s family. At 91, Fern White, now living in […]

Quay County Sun becoming weekly

To our readers, This year and last have been the most challenging facing media companies, large and small, around the country.

Freedom Communications announces company-wide wage reduction

Freedom New Mexico Freedom Communications, Inc. announced a five percent across-the-board

07-01-09: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received during the last few days by central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Saturdayl At 12:52 a.m., a male reported a fight at a fuel station on east Tucumcari Boulevard. An officer advised that all was OK and there was no fight.l […]

Community hopes to save landmark hotel

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Thomas Garcia

06-30-09: Fishing Report

This June 30 fishing report has been generated from the best information available from officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, however, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Conchas LakeFishing was fair-to-good using poppers, tubes, senkos, brush hogs, craws, buzz baits and crank baits for […]

Winning our independence from sin

By Leonard Lauriault Well, this year is half over, almost. Yes, we’ve completed six months, but January through June account for only 181 of the 365 days. Consequently, while the year is half over for most all practical purposes, there’s still a day or so to be completed before it’s really half over. By the […]

Mesalands rodeo team sends two riders to CNFR

Special to the QCS Two freshmen from Mesalands Community College Rodeo Team competed at the 2009 College National