Real estate interest buys land from local church; A partner from...

While some people focus on buying holiday gifts, others prefer to purchase land. A local real estate investment firm has purchased a vacant lot on North Main...

Onward to the next call; Lutheran pastor will preach her last...

While cleaning a shower enclosure in the rectory of Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, the largest Catholic church in Boulder, Colorado, LaVonne Johnson-Holt said...

Small Business Saturday encourages local shopping

ARTESIA — It didn’t matter if the businesses were on Main Street or Hermosa Drive, a number of locally owned businesses in Artesia were...

Ag department hosts meeting with Mexican cattle buyers

New Mexico ranchers can meet with cattle buyers from Mexico during an event organized by the New Mexico Department of Agriculture. The state agricultural department announced the...

Federal grant funds new hospitality program to develop apprenticeships

A new national program will help hospitality-related businesses establish apprenticeships to train and develop employees. The National Restaurant Association Education Foundation and the American Hotel and Lodging...

Week Ahead

Monday Roswell City Council Legal Committee, 4 p.m., City Hall conference room, 425 N. Richardson Ave. Artesia City Council, 6 p.m., Artesia City Hall, 511 W....

Roswell fumbles dream away

All season long the Roswell Coyotes football team has shown a resiliency to overcome adversity and mistakes. Not today. What happened to the Coyotes...

Artesia clobbers Farmington in 5A semifinals

FARMINGTON — The Farmington football team’s hopes of a possible blue trophy were quickly halted by New Mexico football power Artesia in Saturday’s 5A...

Let’s help the homeless ourselves

In recent years, there’s been little public discussion of homelessness at the many governmental meetings we cover. That all changed this summer after Joe Neeb...

Roswell sees self in opponent

Roswell football coach Jeff Lynn has been on the door step knocking the last three years to get into the championship game. This is...