Commissioners to consider ‘right-to-work’ ordinance

The Chaves County Board of Commissioners has entered into the controversial world of right-to-work legislation, and a Monday hearing on a proposed resolution already has brought...

Peachtree director treats residents as own parents; Her management style is...

Mary Beth Lawrence said being the executive director of Peachtree Village Retirement Community is the toughest job she’s ever had. She’s been at the...

Homeless man, murder victim, remembered by family, friends

Editor’s note: The identity of a man police say was beaten to death on May 4 in Roswell was initially unknown. Authorities were later...

Chamber fundraiser prompts questions

A recent fundraiser at a community event has required the organizers to spend some time explaining more about it. The Roswell Chamber of Commerce coordinated...

Suspect arrested in Clovis

The Clovis Police Department has arrested a man wanted for a burglary and non-fatal stabbing committed in Artesia in December. According to court records, Gonzalo Rodriguez,...

Week Ahead

Monday Roswell Independent School District Board of Education special meeting, 8 a.m., Board Room, Administrative & Educational Services Complex, 300 N. Kentucky Ave. Chaves County Board...

Dangerous driving all too common here

Driving on the busiest streets in Roswell, I see some of Roswell’s finest citizens punching the gas and running red lights, not making a...

Embassy opening a welcome sight

I was pleased to see the ceremony in which our new U.S. embassy was dedicated in Jerusalem, Israel. Since Israel’s independence in 1948, our embassy...