Residents express concerns at public forum

On Monday evening, city officials and the citizens of the Enchanted Hills neighborhood participated in a public forum at First Church of the Nazarene....

Yay, for a Johnny Gonzales Day

It was suggested in a letter last week that the city designate one day as Johnny Gonzales Day. I agree but would like to...

Nuclear storage facility unneeded

Martin Kral’s letter of Dec. 9 states: “Under law, the federal government was responsible for all nuclear waste.” On the contrary, the federal Nuclear Waste...

Eager to see zoo improvement plan

Decades ago, zoos were considered to be among the most benign and endearing of the institutions for the enjoyment by humans. While some of...

Lady Demons lose to Mescalero 38-37

DEXTER — The Dexter Lady Demon basketball team fell just short in their home opener, falling to 2nd-ranked, undefeated Mescalero 38-37. The Demons failed...
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City worker discovers unusual object; Authorities speculate item to be human...

  The Roswell Police Department says an investigation was initiated Friday after a city worker reported to authorities that they may have come across a human...

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...

Anatomy of an avian collision

Ka-WHAAANNG! Except that what I heard was a double “ka-whang.” Looking up quickly from my desk, I saw nothing. Hurrying to the south picture window, I...

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...