District 3 Little League Tournament brackets

Little League District 3 Tournaments 9-10 Wednesday Game 1: Zia 8, Roosevelt 7 Friday Game 2: American 21, Zia 10, 6 innings Saturday Game 3: Zia 4, Roosevelt 2 Monday Game 4: Zia at American, 7 p.m. Wednesday Game 5: Game 4 loser at Game 4 winner, if necessary, 7 p.m.

DAR award recipients named

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The Tucumcari Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution honored its essay contest winners and Good Citizens at a luncheon meeting Friday. “Espionage During the American Revolution” was the topic of the 2007-2008 essay. Seventh-grade winner was Jayde Arguello from Tucumcari Middle School. Eighth-grade winner was Kaylee Ann Tibbs of House, and the overall […]

September 1984

Karen Lamb of San Jon was named Women’s Professional Rodeo Association’s 1984 World Champion Steer Undecorator. … After 15 years of operating Third Street Grocery, Jim and Glenda Gentry sold to Charles and Joyce Watson of Albuquerque. …Lillian Redman, owner of the Blue Swallow Motel, was featured in National Geographic. … Girl Scout Troop No. […]

Rattlers get set for tournament

By QCS Staff The Tucumcari Rattlers started their 2007 baseball season with a loss to the Santa Rosa Lions, 15-5. They are now getting ready for the Tucumcari Invite on Friday and Saturday. A total of eight teams will participate in this two-day event. 2007 Tucumcari Invite schedule Friday Game 1: 9 a.m., Tucumcari Jv […]

Rattlers hoping to pull upset

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun After their recent win against Dulce, the Tucumcari Rattlers are preparing to meet Capitan on Friday in quarterfinals of the 2A state playoffs. “The people that come and watch are going to be in for one exciting match up,” Rattlers coach Dub Smith said. “We feel this game is […]

09-13-2006: Turk’s Turf

Tuck’s Turf We had a great little Ryder Cup-type format Sunday afternoon with a different twist on some of our other events. And folks said they enjoyed the format. Here are the results: Tower A Flight 1st: A.C. Chavarria and Ted Woolridge, 67* 2nd: John L Frost and Roger Bowe, 67 3rd: Larry Roybal Sr. […]

Upcoming volley ball games

Several area volleyball teams will have matches this week The House Cowgirls are 2-2. Their next game is 4 p.m. today at Santa Rosa. The Logan Longhorns are 1-2. Their next game is 4 p.m. Thursday at home against Ft. Sumner. The Tucumcari Rattlers are 3-2. Their next game is 2:30 p.m. Friday against Roy […]

The medal doesn’t make the champion

By Debra Whittington: QCS Religion Columnist “Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus”. Philippians 3:13-14 Every […]

Tucumcari vs. Lordsburg promises defensive game

By Martha Frost: QCS staff Tucumcari faces Lordsburg in the football semifinals at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Rattler Stadium. Last weekend Tucumcari, seeded third, defeated Crownpoint 37-6 while Lordsburg, seeded second, defeated Eunice 35-7 in the 2005 Class AA football quarterfinals. Lordsburg’s Head Coach Louie Baisa had only this to say about the upcoming […]

Altrusa Car Party revving it up

Rev the engines, for it’s time once again for the annual Altrusa Car Party, happening at 6 p.m. tonight at the Elk’s Club. Altrusa President Glenda Reid is expecting the customary 300 to 400 people for the dining, dancing — and chance to win a brand new car — as the $100 tickets have all […]