Phillips speaks at Sunrise Optimist

Dr. Bob Phillips, right, from the Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Behavioral Science Department recently spoke at the Sunrise Optimist Club’s regular meeting. His talk...

Roswell Community Little Theatre turns 60; History of local theater dates...

Formed in 1939 by Zelma and Paul McAvoy as a touring company, the original Roswell Players produced musical variety shows and melodramas, carrying them...

A much-needed bird sanctuary grows in Roswell

One of Roswell’s best-kept secrets is the J. Kenneth Smith Bird Sanctuary and Nature Center located at the west end of town at 401...

Chaves County Magistrate Court manager retires

For Kathy Reynolds and the Chaves County Magistrate Court, Friday marked the end of one age and the beginning of another. Reynolds — who has...

Tennis anyone?

A tennis racket, a French horn and a trumpet — but not necessarily in that order. These are the three things you often will find...

Gonzales school supplies giveaway

A family lines up to check their registration status with Michele Martinez and as Gina Gonzales prepares the drawstring backpacks at Saturday’s school supply...

4-H/FFA Horse Show reigns in fans

Above: Hudson Heath, 9, of Roswell with his horse Tinkerbell, Saturday during the Janet Randeau Horse Show in the Bob Crosby Arena at the...

State plans Chaves County road projects

A couple of road projects are due to start in Chaves County this week and next. The first project, expected to begin Monday and be completed by this...

Splash pad to be cleaned Friday

The Murphy Family Splash Pad will be closed Friday for cleaning and maintenance, the city of Roswell announced. The splash pad in Poe Corn Park on...

Popularity, growing size of RVs presenting city with problems

The city of Roswell is grappling with how to deal with recreational vehicles now that RVs have become increasingly popular and have grown “enormous”...

Week Ahead

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...

2017 RDR Athletes of the Year

Inspired by the Athlete of the Week, Alton’s Power Block Gym partnered with the Roswell Daily Record to sponsor the Athlete of the Year. In order to...