Lack of homeless shelter is a shame

I look out and see rain and I feel the cold wind while fellow human beings are living homeless down by the river. There are...

PETA is wrong, can we agree?

The Sept. 20 RDR had a letter answering my letter of Sept. 13 about animal rights. I was pleased to see that we agree on...

Smart meters are a dumb idea

The city will soon begin replacing the existing analog water meters with electronic “smart” meters. Proponents of these meters tout that they will provide a...

Celebrate Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) in historic...

The fourth annual Dia de Los Muertos celebration comes to the historic village of Lincoln on Oct. 28 with a full range of fun...

The seasons and how they change

Come said the leaves to the wind one day, Come o’er the meadows and we will play. Put on your dresses, scarlet and gold, For summer is...

‘When The Party Is Over’ Christian Outreach Ministries of Roswell

There is nothing more heartbreaking than having lost a loved one, a child or a friend to addiction. Lost as in lost due to...

N.M. Children’s Foundation making a difference

The New Mexico Children’s Foundation has made a difference in Chaves County since it began in 1992. The Foundation has donated to nonprofits in Chaves...

City wants public comment about future of zoo

The city-owned Spring River Park and Zoo is considered an educational gem to some, an antiquated and inhumane exhibit of animals to others. Now the city...

Nelson has made his 98 years count

Morgan Nelson moved to Roswell in 1924. It was his fifth year of life and he couldn’t have known the adventures the next 93...

Cross country

Rair correction

Saturday's story about the 50th anniversary of the Roswell Artist-in-Residence program included the preview of the concert at the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art,...