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Merced, Francisca González family to be honored at Heritage Dinner

From their humble roots as Mexican immigrants working in the fields around Roswell, in 65 years the González family has grown to around 60...

When ‘The Kid’ helped Uncle Rufus

Roswell’s first blacksmith recalls that Billy the Kid’s quiet, polite demeanor belayed his reputation as a ruthless killer Following is an article I found in the...

Leadership Roswell now accepting applications for 36th class

Leadership Roswell is a Roswell Chamber of Commerce program designed to take current and future leaders to develop and equip them to be more...

Father and son live drag racing dream

George and Roy Stephenson were involved in a major motorcycle accident nearly two decades ago. Despite suffering serious injuries, that didn’t deter the father...

Bottomless Lakes Triathlon

Gage Bonestroo (left) from Portales took the top honors for the men in the 35th Bottomless Lakes Triathlon Saturday. Roxanne Wegman (right) from El...

Coyotes hosting football camp

The Roswell High School football coaches will be hosting their sixth annual Coyote Football Camp for elementary and junior high students July 16-18 at...

Driving the ball

Daci Smith drives against Bryana Castro during a recent game at the Roswell Basketball Academy. (Mike Smith Photo)

Lady Coyotes holding soccer camp

Roswell Lady Coyotes’ soccer team will be hosting a Soccer Kiddie Campo on July 16-18. Campers will receive a free T-shirt, lunch and learn...

RFD battles blaze at former packing plant

Roswell Fire Department crews spent several hours Saturday fighting a structure fire at 1007 N. Garden Ave. Todd Wildermuth, RFD’s public information officer, said fire crews...

RISD’s math PARCC scores higher than state’s average

The Roswell Independent School District’s math scores are higher than the state’s average, with some progress in reading, according to the latest Partnership for Assessment...

Homegrown, homemade focus of Farmers’ Market

With summer well upon area residents, an annual tradition has returned to Roswell. The Farmers’ Market opened Saturday morning in front of the Chaves County...

Pastor brings energy to church, Homeless Coalition

For a lot of people who go into the ministry, there’s that “eureka moment” when they instantly realize that God is calling them to...