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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...

Cranes and Cocoa annual event

To extend the warmth and abundance of gratitude from Thanksgiving, Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge and the Friends of Bitter Lake cordially invite the community...

Be careful during your holiday travels

ARTESIA — If you’re heading out during the Thanksgiving holiday you won’t be alone, according to the American Automobile Association. AAA New Mexico is estimating...

State gets $15.3 million from oil and gas leases

The New Mexico State Land Office collected $15.3 million Wednesday from the November oil and gas lease sale, bringing fiscal-year earnings from monthly lease...

Roswell police encourage safe, secure holidays

The holiday season has arrived and frenzied travel is full-fledged. The Roswell Police Department offers these suggestions to enjoy festive craze with peace on earth...

Church takes mission to Ukraine

ARTESIA — Artesia resident Christina Hernandez had never flown on a plane before. That was until late last month when she and some people from...

Small Business Saturday set for Nov. 25

Special day reminds residents to support local shops and service providers; taxes collected by local businesses are key funding source for city services, amenities Citizens...

A legacy in agriculture bears fruit; Chaves County resident honored as...

LAS CRUCES — Brad Houston, a long time agricultural advocate, was named Farm Family of the Year by the state’s largest agriculture organization at...

‘Criminal Minds’ to feature Roswell’s history

Historical society’s images are anticipated to appear on tonight’s episode. When you see the words ABC Productions appear on your caller ID, you know...

Gonzales Thanksgiving dinner canceled due to declining health

Since 1981, Johnny and Mary Gonzales, beloved and well-known members of the community, have hosted a free Thanksgiving dinner that has fed hundreds annually....

Veteran mother, CEO extends thanks to Roswell’s heroes

The creator of a national real estate discount program aimed toward veterans, members of the military, first responders and other vital groups got up...

Chaves County tourism shows decline for second year in a row

Tourism in Chaves County experienced its second year of decline in 2016, according to information from the New Mexico Tourism Department, but still brings...

Eddy County leaders to set date for oil and gas town...

CARLSBAD — Eddy County leaders are looking at a date for a possible town hall meeting to talk about an ongoing audit of oil...

Many cultures celebrate holidays with lights

Many cultures around the world have a celebration that centers around the use of light. Though these festivals span across many countries, that so many...

Police recruit charged with child solicitation; RPD chief ‘disgusted’ with officer’s...

A recruit officer from the Roswell Police Department has been arrested and charged on two counts of child solicitation by an electronic communication device. According...

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