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In the Nov. 8 General Election, voters will be asked to invest in public colleges, universities and specialty schools across New Mexico.

Demolition began Friday morning of a long-familiar sight in south Roswell — the old red and white water tower at the Roswell Air Center.

Those age 55 and older can get into the Eastern New Mexico State Fair for Senior Day events on Wednesday, Oct. 5 from 3 to 5:30 p.m.

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Deputies conducted an early morning search of the Chaves County Detention Center Friday, part of an investigation into an alleged illegal narcotics operation that repo…

Though Ronda Smith was named postmaster of Roswell on Aug. 1, her promotion to the position will be marked with an installation ceremony that begins at 11 a.m. today a…

Three proposals for drawing new boundaries for the Board of Education of the Roswell Independent School District are available for public viewing, with the board expec…

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Republican candidate for lieutenant governor Ant Thornton took swipes at both the Biden and Lujan Grisham administrations and spoke about his own personal story while …

A group of local businessmen plan to run a marijuana growing site in Chaves County, having received a special use permit from the Roswell-Chaves County Extraterritoria…

A voting demonstration on Saturday morning answered some people's questions about the voting process and showed that a sample run of 22 “non-political” ballots were ta…

A new salary schedule for teachers in Roswell’s public schools has made the district more competitive and is already resulting in more teacher positions filled, distri…

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New Mexico State Police on Tuesday issued an endangered adult advisory for a Roswell woman.

Roswell police are investigating a Sunday night shooting that left a woman injured.

The grand marshal for the Eastern New Mexico State Fair parade has been selected in recognition of decades of work on behalf of the fair and especially with the youth …

Chaves County now has the funds to replace a small and narrow bridge on West Brasher Road near the city landfill that residents have complained about for a few years.

The Roswell-Chaves County Economic Development Corp. will use county funding and grant funds to prepare two tracts at the Roswell Air Center so that they are considere…

The 35th annual Piñata Festival was a smashing good time — and not just for the children who were taking aim and sometimes managing to crack open a colorful piñata aft…

Taste of Italy, held on Saturday, was a big event. Not only for the local arts scene and the community, but also for the people preparing the food served at this fundr…

Police were dispatched Sept. 13 at 5:28 a.m. to the 3600 block of North Main Street. The following items were reported stolen: a Makita grinder valued at $120; a DeWal…

Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell invites the community to attend its First Annual Art Gala on Thursday, Nov. 10 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Chaves County Flood Commission will act as a sponsor and Chaves County will serve as a fiscal agent for what has been described as the first Emergency Watershed Pr…

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Community development is the topic of the City of Roswell’s second public forum in its ongoing series. The forum is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 20, at the Roswell Con…

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Roswell is one of 11 New Mexico municipalities whose wastewater is being analyzed to monitor the virus that causes COVID-19. The state’s top physician said Thursday he…

The 2022 United Way of Chaves County fundraising campaign has set a goal for $400,000 this year, said Sherry Mumford, executive director of the nonprofit.

A multinational energy company was the largest contributor to the reelection campaigns of Chaves County's three members of the New Mexico House of Representatives.

The city of Roswell’s Community Development Services divisions are poised to physically unify once they move into a larger, shared site inside the Sunwest Centre Offic…

City and county leaders are ready to work again on a possible joint powers agreement for the Roswell Air Center, according to the chairman of the City of Roswell Airpo…

The New Mexico Military Institute will hold a community STEAM Open House in a couple of weeks to provide some introductions to and demonstrations of science, technolog…