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Monday New Mexico Military Institute Board of Regents, 9 a.m., Conference Room, Lusk Hall, NMMI campus, 101 W. College Blvd. Wednesday Pecos Valley Regional Communications Center Board...

RPD searches for drive-by shooter

Local police are working to identify a suspect or suspects involved in a drive-by shooting Monday afternoon that led to injuring a middle-aged man...

AAA New Mexico offers tips for preventing ID theft on vacation

As thousands of New Mexicans are relaxing at the beach, visiting theme parks, setting sail on cruises or exploring exotic destinations this summer, AAA New Mexico...

Oil and gas mining jobs up to 350K

The United States saw 6,600 new jobs in oil and gas mining from February to March 2018. There are now more than 350,000 jobs in the...

Lieutenant governor candidate says he will be governor’s asset

ARTESIA — Saying he was “born to be a public servant,” Democratic Lt. Gov. candidate Rick Miera spent some time in the region this...

14-year-old has community support as he pursues agricultural interests

At 14 years old, Jesus Hernandez knows what he wants to do with his life. “I want to do pipeline welding,” he said, “and I’d...

Berrendo Road closure

The Chaves County road department has announced a portion of East Berrendo Road will be closed early next week. East Berrendo Road will be closed...

Candidates rally local Republicans

U.S. House candidate Yvette Herrell and Senate candidate Mick Rich told local Republicans Wednesday the conservative agenda and even the Trump presidency hinge on...

Lake Arthur receives federal grant for help with sewer project

The town of Lake Arthur is working its way, grant by grant and state funding allotment by state funding allotment, toward modern infrastructure. A $673,775 federal...

Art education conference ignites ideas and alliance

About 30 adults met up early Saturday morning to draw a dinosaur emerging from an egg, a seahorse, a "creative license," and three-dimensional boxes. And...

Suspected graffiti vandal identified

Criminal charges are being developed in connection with graffiti vandalism that has occurred in various areas of Roswell for almost a year and a...

MainStreet Roswell gets its national accreditation back

MainStreet Roswell will be in line for more expertise and funding from the state now that it has received accreditation from the national Main...

Gonzales Thanksgiving dinner canceled due to declining health

Since 1981, Johnny and Mary Gonzales, beloved and well-known members of the community, have hosted a free Thanksgiving dinner that has fed hundreds annually....

Community icon leaves charitable legacy

The holiday season was always a busy time for Johnny Gonzales. After organizing drives for Thanksgiving dinners, he turned his charitable enthusiasm to gathering...

Fireworks firm offering city free makeup show; Contractor concedes Fourth of...

The president of the Texas firm that put on this year's Fourth of July fireworks show at Cielo Grande Recreation Area told the Daily...

National Day of Prayer event to be held in Roswell on...

The National Day of Prayer event in Roswell will be held during the noon hour May 3 on the west steps of the Chaves...
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Kintigh announces re-election campaign; Mayor says he’s been a builder and...

Saying he’s been a builder, not a bully — and bold, not brash — Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh has announced his re-election campaign, becoming...

Optimists learn about Special Olympics

The latest guest speaker at the Sunrise Optimist Club of Roswell was the coordinator of Roswell’s Special Olympics program, Lizzy Owen. She gave a...

Police identify man beaten to death

Roswell police have identified a man found dead Friday night as 52-year-old Todd Porter Evans. The New Mexico Office of the Medical Investigator confirmed the...
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Don Ford had a way with hearts

The word "courage" comes from the French word for heart. When a person feels loved, it's easier for them to find their courage. Don...

Senior Circle offers free flu shots

Senior Circle will provide free flu shots to the first 200 members from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Members must show their membership card to...

County decides not to close area roads; Three of disputed roads...

What constitutes “primary access” and what exactly do county records show about previous actions taken regarding roads? These are two of the questions that can...

Local wants state to investigate Assessor’s office; Woman says she has...

A Roswell woman has asked state officials to investigate the Chaves County Assessor’s Office after a seven-month conflict that began with her asking for a...

BLM seeks input on parcels

The New Mexico operations of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management is seeking input on the analysis of 26 parcels in northern New Mexico...

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