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San Jon All A’s Seventh Grade Marcelina Acosta Fifth Grade Andrew Erwin Leilani Guiterrez A/B Seniors Jenna Morris Ashlynn Myers Justin Pullen Sophomore Charlotte Young Eighth Grade Rylee Key Kevyn Thompson Seventh Grade Julee Alden Alexis Quintana Sixth Grade Alexxus Gallegos Brevin Stoner Jacob Thurman Fifth Grade Skyler Block Andy Cordova Anthony Lujan Fourth Grade [...]

Faking injury acceptable cheat

Karl Terry Are we a nation of cheaters or just competitive to the end? That question has been on the minds of every sports fan and Little League coach this fall after New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter won an Oscar for his acting performance in a game against Tampa Bay. Jeter grabbed his elbow [...]

Bikers flock to road rally

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Weekend attendance and participation in the seventh annual Mother Road Rally was good, according to rally officials. “It got off to a slow start but everything turned out OK,” said Melissa Foster, rally board president. The bikers began to file in and register for the days events which included [...]

Cage fighting added to Mother Road Rally

Organizers have put together a two-day schedule of events including cage fighting for the seventh annual Mother Road Rally in Tucumcari. “We decided to try something new this year with the cage fighting,” said Melissa Foster, president, MRR board of directors. Foster said on Wednesday most, if-not-all of the ringside seats are sold. She said [...]

High school students place seventh in state contest

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Special to QCS Mesalands Community College’s Dual Enrollment students Cole Cooper and Nathan Andrada recently placed seventh in the Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Competition in Albuquerque. The Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Competition is for high school juniors and seniors interested in automotive technology. Cooper and Andrada were both Dual Enrollment students at Tucumcari High School [...]

3-17 Tucumcari Middle School honor rolls

Tucumcari Middle School Honor Roll for the third nine weeks. Gold Honor Roll Sixth grade Andreas Anaya Ashlee Bradley Cellisha Martinez Seventh Grade Laura Evans Taylor Hayes Crystal Henandez Rosario Lucero Shayan Patel Alicia Sanchez Christopher Sandoval Mercedes Vega Eighth grade Daisy Acosta Anisha Bhakta Merissa Cooper Caitlin Elebario Vincent Grap Kassandra Lamm Carlos Marquez [...]

05-02-09: Upcoming events

THS student talent show set for TuesdayThe Tucumcari High School Student Council is presenting a talent show, the THS Golden Review.The show will be at 7 p.m. onTuesday at the Tucumcari High School Auditorium, 1100 S. Seventh St. Tickets are $3 for students and $5

2007 A/AA track results for Quay high schools

QCS Staff Several Quay County athletes placed first in state competiton. In fact, because of her performance, Sara Lee of House was invited to participate on June 2, in the 32nd annual Great Southwest Track and Field Classic held at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. Lee placed first in the 300 meter hurdles, [...]

Spellers get set for bee

By Mickey Winfield Letters and syllables will be flying across the Clovis Community College stage Saturday morning in the 2007 Freedom Newspapers of New Mexico Regional Spelling Bee. Three dozen participants representing schools in Roosevelt, Quay and Curry counties ranging in age from 8 to 14, will compete for a trip to the National Spelling [...]

02-28-2007: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department, during the last few days. According to reports: Saturday • At 12:46 a.m., a male reported a fight at a lounge on West Tucumcari Boulevard. An officer advised all was OK. The parties [...]