Biographies reveal proud history

Many of us are interested in the general history of our area and are always eager to gather more. When we have an opportunity to read about individuals who have participated in that history, we feel fortunate because their stories give us personal views of the past. Recently, Linda Moore at Tucumcari Historical Museum handed […]

Area students participate in Earth Day activities

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Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun Area students participated in Earth Day learning activities at the Tucumcari Elementary’s Outdoor Classroom on Thursday. “This is the 11th year that we have done this,” said Natural Resources Conservation Service’s Relissa Nials. Nials, a soil conservationist, said the children learn about Earth Day in school but this day of […]

4-H District competition results

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PHOTO: Quay County 4-Hers who participated in district competitions and ‘Wild About 4-H’ in Capitan, are from left, front row: Julee Sanchez, Trenton Lee, Aleahna Branch, Treyson Runyan, Avery Lee, Reagan Runyan, Shaylee Moon, Taylor Hayes, and Trestin Peterson; middle row: Trace Norton, Wyatt Bishop, Riley Bruhn, Ivan Rush, Rebecca Rush, Kaitlyn Dougherty, Ashlee Bradley, […]

Class of 2009 continues tradition of ‘painting the street’

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Thomas Garcia Tucumcari High School senior C.J. Newman added some flair to his initials Thursday morning as he participated in the tradition of “painting the street.” The seniors’ street souvenirs are one of many activities graduating seniors participated in during “senior week” which ended with Friday’s cap and gown ceremony. Michelle Benavidez said the inspiration […]

Results from 4-H state conference

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Special to the QCS Ten Quay County Senior 4-H members participated in the 85th Annual State 4-H Conference in Las Cruses on July 14-18. Carmen Runyan and Georgia Mitchell served on the State Leadership Team as Ambassadors. Their role included conducting leadership workshops and hosting award ceremonies and dances. The following 4-H members received awards:l […]