Author archives: avogelsang

  • Graves-Farm-Fest

    Great fun had at Graves Farm Fest

    October 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Wild West re-enactors Six Guns and Shady Ladies from El Paso entertain visitors at Graves Farm & Garden sixth annual Farm Festival, Saturday. (Mark Wilson Photo) Dust flew up as the kids took off. They tripped and fell over themselves and each other in...

  • Jazz-Courthouse

    Sax in the City: Jazz Fest kicks off in style

    October 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Internationally acclaimed musicians jam Friday afternoon at the courthouse during the 2013 Roswell Jazz Festival, Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo) The soothing sound of a saxophone drifted on the cool afternoon breeze Friday. A variety of jazz tunes could be heard...

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    Third-grader raises $307 for Buddy Walk

    October 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Missouri Avenue Elementary third-grader Mikayla Delgado inspired her classmates to raise $307 for the Down Syndrome Foundation’s annual Buddy Walk and was presented with the check at a school assembly Friday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) In an effort to...

  • Jazz-kick-off

    Jazz fans enjoy intimate performance

    October 10, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Richard Simon introduces a few of his All Stars, among them Ricky Malachi on drums and Eddie Erickson on guitar, during opening night of the 2013 Roswell Jazz Festival at Pecos Flavors Winery, Thursday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) A wine cellar is a unique...

  • toyota-to-dsfsenm

    Roswell Toyota donates to DSF of SENM

    October 8, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    As a primary sponsor of the Down Syndrome Foundation, Roswell Toyota presented the foundation with a check for $5,000 Tuesday. From left to right, DSF President Libbie Sills, her son, Brenden, 3, DSF Treasurer and Board Member Mike Romero, DSF Executive...

  • steer

    Fraze’s standout steer gets her grand championship

    October 5, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Steer Grand Champion Taylor Fraze poses with her winning steer Snoopy at the Eastern New Mexico State Fair Thursday. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) Not to be mistaken as the sexually ready bull, the steers shown at Eastern New Mexico State Fair Thursday may have been...

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    Locally produced film series asks for communi

    October 5, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Bringing suspense, excitement and drama to a local standpoint, the new film series “Tailed” is about to kickoff and it has become a community effort. Director and producer, Donovan Fulkerson, along with co-writer Boyd Barrett, started filming the project...

  • breeding-heifer

    Cosper receives Supreme Breeding Heifer award

    October 3, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Supreme Breeding Heifer winner, Derek Cosper, 17, poses with his prize heifer Zaylee at the Eastern New Mexico State Fair Thursday. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) Not all that glitters is gold and vice versa: Sometimes gold doesn’t actually glitter. In this case,...

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    Customers caught in middle of Cable One-Turner dispute

    October 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Some Cable One customers are unhappy after a dispute Tuesday between the company and Turner Broadcasting System Inc. left them without some popular channels. According to a Cable One press release, the company announced 9 a.m. Tuesday the removal of Turner...

  • dairy-heifer

    Lee’s ‘Jackpot’ gets her Grand Championship in heifer show

    October 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Dairy heifer Grand Champion Daelynn Lee, 14, stands with her winning heifer Jackpot at Eastern New Mexico State Fair Wednesday night. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) The recognizable smell of a dairy farm assailed the senses upon entering the competition arena at the...