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  • The forgotten art of spinning

    March 6, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Sue Maness is showing the art of spinning at last weekend’s Artfaire at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center. Maness lives in a remote location in the Capitan Mountains. The Artfaire is the first time in a couple of years to show her art to the public....

  • Spring is in the air at Artfaire

    March 2, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Claudia Bitran at her Roswell Artist-in-Residence studio. In the background are painted scenes from the James Patterson movie “Titanic” which is part of Bitran’s RAiR exhibit at the Roswell Museum and Art Center. Bitran has a booth at the Artfaire....

  • ‘Zombie Bowl’ aims to raise funds for mentorship

    March 1, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Last year’s participants in the Bowl for Kids’ Sake event included New Mexico Military Institute cadets. Many of the cadets support the program as Big Brothers and Big Sisters. (Submitted Photo) Teams and sponsors are sought to support Bowl for Kids’...

  • Women’s rights: Not easily won, not easily taken

    March 1, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Today, the subject of women’s rights is all over the news, with many women and men fearing that rights won by their mothers and grandmothers will be lost. Yes, that can happen — if we let it happen. Any right granted can be either twisted or taken away....

  • ‘Stampede’ marathon race Saturday

    February 24, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Runners compete at a previous edition of the Pecos Valley Stampede. The event is Saturday, February 25th with the first event starting at 8 am. (Submitted Photo) The Pecos Valley Stampede is set for Feb. 25 at Cielo Grande Recreation Area. There’s a half...

  • PRO-Roswell calls for artists to have an ‘electrical’ time

    February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    One of the first electric boxes at the corner of Main and Fourth streets was painted by students from Arts Beyond the Classroom. (Christina Stock Photo) Pedestrians might have never paid attention to the bulky electrical boxes which are functional but not...

  • Life is not perfection, so embrace your flaws

    February 15, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    I still hear my mom saying, “Nobody’s perfect, call me nobody.” It was her way of saying that I made a mistake and it was OK, because only moms are perfect. As funny as it sounds, we all try to be better in who and what we are. Researchers believe it is...

  • Play a song, teach a kid

    February 1, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Standing from left: 14-year-old Derek Palacios and Bobby Villegas of S.O.Y. Mariachi perform for the Roswell Woman’s Club on Wednesday at Los Cerritos Mexican Kitchen. (Christina Stock Photo) After introducing 14-year-old Derek Palacios, who is one of...

  • Exhibit shines new light on ‘Titanic’ movie

    January 30, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Claudia Bitran shows a piece of her “Titanic — a deep emotion” exhibit at the Roswell Museum and Art Center. In the background, there are shot-by-shot painted scenes of the iconic movie “Titanic” by James Cameron. “I am moving my studio at the...

  • Roswell in the movies: ‘2 Years of Love’ premieres

    January 12, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Thadd Turner, left, talking with Adam and Ava Roe at the premiere of the movie “2 Years of Love” at Galaxy 8 on Wednesday evening. (Christina Stock Photo) A private showing of the movie “2 Years of Love” took place Wednesday evening at Allen Theaters...