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Elderly man rescued in hayfields

A collaborative effort between two local agencies reunited a missing elderly man with his family just before Thanksgiving Day. On Wednesday evening, the Chaves County...

Artesia boys ready to step up

ARTESIA — Artesia head boys basketball coach Michael Mondragon has been missing several players since practice started a few weeks ago. There’s good reason why...

Artesia girls prep for first game of season

ARTESIA — “We had a good offseason.” With that being said, Artesia head girls basketball Jeff Houghtaling has been spending some time drawing up game...

Thanksgiving Day practice

Dueling pianos

Annual Calico Christmas Art and Craft Fair comes to Carlsbad

Nov. 24 and 25 Calico Christmas Art and Craft Fair The annual Christmas Art and Craft Fair in Carlsbad takes place at the Pecos River Conference...

Garden Crest Tree & Shrub Service

Garden Crest has been pruning trees and shrubs in Roswell and the surrounding area continually since 1983. For 33 years, we have provided quality,...

America has been blessed with visionary leaders

Each year as we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, I like to take the opportunity to thank the editor of this paper, and share with...

Remaining homeless resist removal; Berrendo riverbed dweller tells city ‘quit helping’

Despite the notice warning the homeless living within the Berrendo riverbed to vacate the premises by Friday, there are few who still remain within...

Zoo survey responses show ambivalence and appreciation

Many area residents appear bullish on the city zoo, appreciating it as part of the larger Spring River Park and in favor of infrastructure...