Houston to serve as parade grand marshal; Monday’s event to feature...

Selected as this year's Eastern New Mexico State Fair parade grand marshal, John Bradley "Brad" Houston has played a crucial role in agriculture in...

County staff recommend having zoning ordinances for public lands

Some Chaves County leaders want to change zoning ordinances so that public land agencies would be required to comply with zoning rules for infrastructure or...

Kathy Lay enjoys the great outdoors

Kathy Lay, executive director of MainStreet Roswell, is an outdoors-woman extraordinaire. Lay and her husband, James Lay, hunt bears with their cameras. “You don't shoot...

Variety of fair exhibits begin cropping up

This year, more than 1,500 arts and crafts entries are on display, including these two paper mache creations, said Arts and Crafts Superintendent Judy...

Week Ahead

Monday • Eastern New Mexico State Fair opening day. 10 a.m. parade, Main Street, Roswell. Tuesday • Chaves County Planning and Zoning Commission, 5:30 p.m., Chaves County Administrative Center,...

State, food company announce new scholarship

A $5,000 agricultural-related scholarship for one New Mexico student each year has been created. The 505 Southwestern New Mexico True Scholars program was announced Friday by Gov....

Turner rushes for 152 yards in 56-29 loss

NMMI freshman quarterback Monte Turner had a big ground game for the Broncos, playing at home against the NJCAA’s eighth-ranked team, Trinity Valley Community...

Thanks for care during illness

I wish to express my sincere appreciation for the cath lab staff, Dr. Rivers and Dr. Adajar, as well as medical staff and nurses...

Distressed by Domenici’s passing

We are saddened to note the death of Sen. Pete Domenici. Sen. Domenici worked for many years on behalf of his constituents throughout the...

Protests treated as entertainment

The Democrats and Progressives have developed a new form of entertainment for their followers, it’s called the protest. This type of gathering holds great...