Thanks for glass company’s generosity

I am writing this letter to express our deepest appreciation and gratitude to the wonderful people at Southwest Glass. We recently took our young people...

Back-to-school carnival a success

Wings for L.I.F.E.’s 10th annual Back-to-School Carnival and backpack giveaway was held Aug. 6. There were carnival games for children of all ages, prizes, craft...

Some GOP senators have to go

Putin didn’t help elect President Trump, but if he did I’d make thank you Vlad T-shirts with a picture of them colluding on the...

Residents had no vote on facilities

The city of Roswell is currently expanding the civic center and considering construction of both a swimming pool and recreation center. Residents of Roswell...

Meth cause of death for man found in tree

NM Medical investigators find no evidence of trauma The man whose body was found in a tree in southeast Roswell in June died from complications...

Red Dirt Black Gold Festival celebrates oil and gas industry

The Artesia Arts & Cultural District presents the Red Dirt Black Gold Festival on Aug. 26. The all-day festival features free concerts and entertainment...

Spirit of ’45 makes seventh salute to veterans

Many locals will agree that a meal and a “thank you” isn’t enough to properly show the gratitude to the veterans of the United...

Person on the Street 08-15-17

  Interesting voter facts Roswell had 23,269 registered voters at the time of the 2016 municipal election. Of those, 5,012 registered voters actually voted. Voter turnout was 21.54...

Artesia looks at youth suicide, bullying

Exactly what will happen now that some Artesia community leaders got together to talk about youth bullying remains uncertain, but panelists and participants said...

Locals to be honored by ENMU-R

Ray Willis and Roswell Livestock and Farm Supply will receive awards at an upcoming event of the Eastern New Mexico-Roswell Foundation. Willis and Roswell Livestock...

Artesia leaders examining low bulk water rates

A $58 million road project just east of Artesia has city leaders questioning their prices for bulk water sales. The city has an account to...