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Red Dirt Black Gold Festival

This year’s Red Dirt Black Gold Festival takes place on Aug. 25, starting at Artesia’s Eagle Draw with the fourth annual Oilfield Olympics and...

From South Fork to Lincoln

Its history, present appearance and beautiful location The following article was in the “Rio Grande Republican” (Las Cruces, New Mexico). It is dated 15 March, 1884, Sat.,...

Area schools receive grades from the state

Reporter's note: This article has been edited for clarity. Christopher Ruszkowski, New Mexico secretary of education, spoke with the Roswell Daily Record on Friday about the New...

City manager, finance director discuss city budget

Editor’s note: Roswell Daily Record staff recently conducted an in-depth interview with City Manager Joe Neeb and Finance Director Monica Garcia, asking more than 30 questions — many submitted...

Homeschooling is a lifestyle

Homeschooling is demanding. Alethea Hartwell can tell you all about the commitment and the benefits. She has been homeschooling her children for nine years. Raylene,...

Republicans celebrate opening of campaign office downtown

State, local, congressional and judicial candidates were on-hand Saturday to mark the opening of the Chaves County Republican Party campaign office. People interacted with each...

No siesta to win a Fiesta

People stand up against a 2018 Ford Fiesta Saturday in the parking lot of the UFO McDonalds on North Main Street during the No...

Man suspected in June shooting arrested

A Roswell man accused of shooting two other men outside a residence in south Roswell in late June was arrested Friday night in the...

Week Ahead

Monday Sidney Gutierrez Middle School Governing Council Special Meeting, 3:30 p.m., Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, 409 E. College Blvd. Roswell Museum and Art Center Board...

A day in the life of ‘Angry Birds’

Aidan Rutley, 11, plays the Angry Birds Slingshot game Saturday during the End of Summer Health Center Celebration Luau outside La Casa Behavioral Health...

Charlie’s Angels Kim Castro honored

For Charlie’s Angels leader, Kim Castro, this is not what she signed up for when she started Charlie’s Angels 19 years ago. On June...

Best gift I ever got came at Thanksgiving

The best gift I ever received didn’t come on a birthday or at Christmas. It came right around Thanksgiving, not a holiday often associated...