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Remembering “The Roswell Way”; Newsletter published on June 15, 1921 shows...

The Roswell Chamber of Commerce of old, used a slogan called “The Roswell Way” to describe life in Roswell and to entice people and...

Our great military leaders in Roswell; John J. “Black Jack” Pershing...

Southeastern New Mexico has a claim to so many “greats” and connections between those greats, it is amazing. Many of you may know that...

It’s time to power lunch; Join Thursday’s event and get motivated...

Do you ever sit at your desk and just stare off into space, maybe feeling a little overwhelmed with your to-do list, with all...

‘Walk A Mile’ in celebrities’ shoes; New exhibit showcases footwear of...

HOBBS –– There is an old saying, attributed to the Cherokee tribe: “Don’t judge a man until you have walked a mile in his...

Born to shake the world with sound; Jeffrey Foucault will perform...

Jeffrey Foucault, one of the finest songwriters of his generation, is stopping in town as part of his tour of the Southwest. Foucault has taken,...

There’s a Lost River near Roswell; This article theorizes there may...

How many of you know that there was/is a place called Lost River out by Bitter Lake? Quoting from Georgia Redfield in 1947, “Lost River...

Good times at the old Berrendo school; In an old Vision...

Clarence Adams was always one of my favorite local history story tellers and writers. He talked about his times growing up in this area...

Coming together for music, youth; Local artists join together to perform...

There is not a lot to do for older teenagers or young adults in Roswell. It is worse for young people if they come...

The true life, times of Billy the Kid

Since this weekend (August fourth through the seventh) is the annual “Last Escape of Billy the Kid Pageant,” I thought I would share some...

Roswell Christmas Railway adds polar zone, world of light

Roebuck Entertainment expands the magic of one of Roswell’s premier holiday destinations With dozens of updated and new attractions, the second year for the...

Santa Fe Opera performs here for winter tour

During the holiday season, the artists of the Santa Fe Opera perform in local churches and auditoriums around the state. The Santa Fe Opera winter tour...

Andricus Trujillo credited with building old fort in Lincoln

Don’t you just love history and the surprises it holds? Read the following article written Thursday, March 30, 1939, by Amelia Church. It was...

Soprano to perform at ENMU on March 8

Eastern New Mexico University will host “An Evening of Global Music with Soprano Lily Zhang” in Buchanan Hall in the Music Building on the...

Pianist Carl Sonny Leyland to perform April 29

Welcome to Jazz About Town! Monthly installments will be covering a wide variety of jazz related topics. We plan to keep you informed about...

Garrett’s shooting of Billy the Kid a ‘justifiable homicide’

Here is the transcript of the coroner's verdict related to the death of William H. Bonney, alias Billy the Kid. From the Lincoln County Records...

CASA Winter Wonderland trees now on display

Roswell hasn’t gotten any snow yet, but as far as CASA and First American Bank are concerned, the Christmas season has already arrived. Winter Wonderland,...

Brittany’s Hope; Young woman’s heartbreaking death from rare cancer inspires foundation...

For to this end we toil and strive, because we have our hope set on the living God, who is the Savior of all...

Reminiscing experiences at East Grand Plains School

Morgan Nelson is one of our favorites around the Historical Society for Southeast New Mexico. He has always been a great supporter of the...

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