Letter: Appreciating the system’s checks and balances

Rahm Emanuel, former mayor of Chicago, has been quoted, “Don’t let a crisis go to waste.” It seems that U.S. Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)...

Letter: Don’t turn Roswell into a ‘fool’s paradise’

The letter to the editor by Barbara Walsh regarding the proposed shutdown of the city’s library, museum, golf course and zoo was spot on....

Goddard softball coach Katie Shanor resigns

There was hope with the hiring of Goddard softball coach Katie Shanor. She played on the 2013 team as a senior. Her leadership helped...

Memorial Day plans altered by pandemic

The roar of motorcycles, sound of taps being played and the Boy Scouts leading a large crowd in the Pledge of Allegiance were noticeably absent...

Remember to keep the Memorial in Day

This year has been like no other. Not in Roswell or Chaves County, not like any other place in the world. Everyone’s life has changed,...

Memorial Day workout honors Navy SEAL

Throughout a cool Monday morning in a Roswell neighborhood, about 65 people pushed themselves through a workout in honor of a Navy SEAL killed...

Safety manager strives to keep city workers safe

When Kathy Louer owned an occupational medical clinic, she often saw firsthand in her patients the results of unsafe workplaces and injuries experienced by...

Improvements to East Hobson Road continue

The Chaves County Board of Commissioners took several other actions at its Thursday meeting besides approving an interim budget. One of the decisions was to...

Comfort food and books for comfort

Memorial Day A recipe for chicken and author Shirley Raye Redmond This year, it’s going to be a different kind of Memorial Day: There will be...

Today’s World: Coping with COVID-19, part 4

Insights and ideas on how to deal with the 'new normal,' living 6 feet apart and social distancing Recently, we started a new series showing...

Looking up: UFO occupants and the legacy of language

By Donald Burleson Special to the Daily Record Reportedly, we have had some exposure to the languages used by UFO crews. Some primary witnesses described peculiar inscriptions...