Week Ahead

Tuesday • Eddy County Board of Commissioners, 8:30 a.m., Room 211, Eddy County Administration Complex, 101 W. Greene St., Carlsbad • Roswell City Council Finance Committee,...

‘Tis the season for fire safety at home

It’s that time of year. Weather is changing and temperatures are dropping. In addition, Christmas decorations are on display at many homes, and while...

Questions about city councilor’s move

Have I missed an announcement from Councilor Jason Perry? He moved out of his district some time ago, so he is no longer eligible to...

Zoo should upgrade to petting zoo

The benefits of human interactions with animals are widely known, both the physical and mental. The mere presence of a pet has been found...

Chance to give back to Johnny Gonzales

Most people are unaware that this community lost a very generous man that dedicated his life to giving people help in so many different...

County medical marijuana sales on the rise

The medical marijuana industry with Chaves County operations is now a multimillion-dollar enterprise and the number of active patients has more than doubled in...

A granted wish; Berrendo Middle School shooting victim to meet ‘Grey’s...

Having spent so much time in a hospital, one wouldn't expect someone to have much of an interest in the medical field, but for...

The HeART of Winter Show

This is the third year that organizer and art teacher Jeanette Main held the art show, HeART of Winter — Arts and Language Arts...

Final phase of McGaffey Street project

The final phase of McGaffey Street improvements begin. The project is resurfacing the roadway and making Americans with Disabilities Act improvements between Union and Richardson...