The true life, times of Billy the Kid

Since this weekend (August fourth through the seventh) is the annual “Last Escape of Billy the Kid Pageant,” I thought I would share some...

Charter school tops list for test scores; Sidney Gutierrez well above...

The city's only public charter school remains the top achiever in the Roswell Independent School District in terms of standardized test scores. Sidney Gutierrez Middle...

Safety and health headline family event

About 600 people were expected at a health clinic and a Roswell park Saturday to receive free immunizations or sports physicals, to enjoy goodies...

Betty Ward Pearson has been an artist for almost 90 years

Betty Ward Pearson grew up in Roswell and spent a lot of time on campus at the New Mexico Military Institute. “I used to ride...

Back to School section helps prepare for upcoming school year

A back-to-school special section in today's paper provides an A to Z guide to the upcoming Roswell Independent School District school year. The section, which...

Week Ahead

Monday Southeast New Mexico Community Action Corp. Board of Directors special meeting concerning Head Start, 11 a.m., 1915 San Jose Blvd., Carlsbad Tuesday Chaves County Planning and...

Nicole Austin resigns from school board; Former RISD president says need...

The remaining members of the Roswell school board will move quickly to fill a seat vacated by Nicole R. Austin following her unexpected Friday...

Seven arrested, four at large after state police narcotics operation

Seven people have been arrested by New Mexico State Police for allegedly trafficking methamphetamine, while four individuals remain at large, according to a news...

The Feminine Project works to normalize women’s health issues

Female secondary sex characteristics are used for marketing everything from cars and motorcycles to hardware and even food. Those same characteristics are treated with...

Feds respond to immigration objections and accusations

In response to an immigrant rights group's objections and accusations over deportation raids in Clovis, a federal spokesperson said Friday that claims of improper...

Owls in the Land of Enchantment exhibit open in Albuquerque

Albuquerque Ongoing until Sept. 25 Revered and feared in folklore, owls are found throughout New Mexico. From open desert to mountain forest, these powerful hunters have...