Thanks for Senior Day at fair

I would like to thank a huge group of people that made Senior Day at the Fair such a wonderful event. First of all, I...

Jurney didn’t force tax increases

In response to my old friend Larry Connolly’s letter: Larry you old dawg you, you must have anticipated exactly what I was thinking to get...

Shunning homeless is shameful

Congratulations Roswell. You have solved the homeless problem. No one wants a tent village anywhere near where they live or work, no tent village where...

Five centuries of reform; Christians across the globe to commemorate 500th...

It happens every year on the last Sunday of October and is quietly commemorated by Lutheran churches all over the world. It's called Reformation Sunday. To Lutherans,...

A lowly burro ‘brings in the outlaw’; New Mexico cowboy recounts...

The following story is fun and lighthearted and could also be applied to many modern-day circumstances. Lowly little burros don’t often get the credit...

Area charter school boards face challenge; Oversight groups look for ways...

The Sidney Gutierrez Middle School Governing Council wants to add a couple more members this academic year, but the state’s increased training requirements are making...

Grass doesn’t grow beneath Aldrich’s feet

When Dorothy (Dolly) Cave Aldrich decides something needs to be done she doesn't wait for someone to do it, she gets busy. “I was in...

‘Everybuddy’ is invited to be super at annual walk

The foundation is committed to providing support and education to all individuals with Down syndrome and their families. It services nine counties: Chaves, Eddy, Lea,...

Roswell company among winning bidders in $7.9 million lease sale

A Roswell company submitted winning bids at a recent New Mexico State Land Office oil and gas lease sale, which netted in total more than...

Week Ahead

Tuesday City of Roswell Occupancy Tax Board, 2:30 p.m., City Hall conference room, 425 N. Richardson Ave. Chaves County Labor Management Relations Board special meeting, 5:30...

Art in the Park has worldwide appeal for Artesia

ARTESIA — To say the scores of people who attended Art in the Park Saturday in Artesia came far and wide, would be an...