Bratcher seeks another term on Artesia council

ARTESIA ­— Allen Kent Bratcher is seeking another term on the Artesia City Council. He is opposed by Tommy Bailes in District 3. Bratcher grew...

Week Ahead

Monday Roswell City Council Infrastructure Committee, 4 p.m., Large Conference Room, City Hall, 425 N. Richardson Ave. Roswell Museum and Art Center Board of Trustees, 4...

RISD attends conference, focuses on superintendent hire

The Roswell Independent School District school board members attended the New Mexico School Board Association conference in Santa Fe Feb. 8 through Feb 10. President...
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School threats consume city, state; Roswell, Artesia police investigate violent threats

Additional police officers were present at Roswell High School Friday in response to a threat someone had written in a school restroom. An image circulating...

Heartbreak and trauma caused by a virus; What you need to...

A puppy is usually the first experience a child has on how to respect another creature and learning to be responsible by taking care...

Dexter native making run for town mayor

A write-in candidate has thrown his name into mix for Dexter mayor. Russell Sterling Neeld, 36, a Dexter native and a United Rentals sales representative and territory...

Construction starts on bridges west of Roswell

Hasse Contracting Co. Inc. of Albuquerque and the New Mexico Department of Transportation will perform bridge work on U.S. 70 starting next week. The construction involves bridges...

Roswell Sertoma Club awards 27 scholarships

The Roswell Sertoma Club recently awarded $13,500 in academic scholarships to 27 students in Chaves County. Receiving $500 scholarships for the Spring 2018 semester are Bianca...

DISTRICT TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS; Lady Rockets launch past Artesia for title

ARTESIA — After having an active week, the Goddard Lady Rockets can breathe for the next few days. Senior Camrynn Villalpando had 24 points as the...