New Mexico coal-mining village once recognized as ‘city of lights’

Imagine, if you will, a dark, tiny coal-mining village in the mountains during the 1920s and ‘30s, far away from city lights. During part of...

Groups plan opposition to proposed nuclear fuel site

A group of about 40 environmental activists and non-nuclear waste organizers, including people from Roswell, are deciding how best to protest a planned interim...

‘Mayor of Starbucks’ muses about city

With his amenable personality, colorful socks, and round tortoiseshell glasses, Larry Connolly is a familiar character to many Roswell citizens thanks to his honorary...

The day Roswell stood still

On Oct. 13, 1974, Donnell Hunter told one of his best friends, fellow linebacker Jake Villareal, in the locker room at halftime in the...

RDR All-County football team

RDR All-County Football Team Offense Esteban Solis Sr. Goddard, O-line Jon Flores Sr. Goddard, O-line Victor Bolanos Sr. Roswell, O-line Eddie Macias Sr. Roswell, O-line Auggie Lucero Sr. Roswell, O-line Jaime...

Boys soccer All-State, District, RDR All-county team

2017 Boys 5A All-State Team 1st Team Robert Madrid 12 Roswell FWD 2nd Team Robert Rios 12 Roswell DEF Honorable Mention Adrian Villa 12 Roswell GK Jonathan Ortega 12 Roswell DEF 2017...

Girls All-State, District, RDR All-county soccer team

2017 Girls 5A All-State Team 2nd Team Yajayra Castillo 12 Roswell Honorable Mention Madison Battle 12 Roswell GK Macey Martinez 12 Roswell DEF Clarinda Faust 12 Roswell MID Danielle Banda 12...

El Paso Parkland leaves, Artesia boys take third

ARTESIA —  The Rio Rancho Rams won the boys’ championship trophy at the City of Champions Classic Saturday and the host team took third, albeit...

Week Ahead

Monday City of Roswell Tourism Council, 10:30 a.m., Historical Society Museum Archives Center, 208 N. Lea Ave. Sidney Gutierrez Middle School Governing Council, 6 p.m, Anderson...