Author archives: MWilson

  • Old-Timers

    Sky high

    May 4, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Balloons begin to lift off during the 27th annual Old Timers Balloon Rally at the Cielo Grande Recreation Area, Saturday morning.  (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Horse-and-wagon

    Jake, Jack and Julie

    May 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Fourth-graders from El Capitan Elementary visit with Jake, the horse, and his surrey wagon and Jake’s handlers, Jack and Julie Ferguson, at the Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico Museum, Friday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Prayer

    A day to pray

    May 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Christian faithful sing and pray during the 63rd annual National Day of Prayer at the Chaves County Courthouse, Thursday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • NMMI-concert

    Spring singers

    May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The NMMI Vocal Ensemble performs ‘Daemon Irrepit Callidus’ during the New Mexico Military Institute’s Music Department Annual Spring Concert held Thursday evening at Pearson Auditorium. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Party-prep

    Party prep

    May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Playtime Amusement employees from Las Cruces assemble carnival rides at Cielo Grande Recreation area Wednesday afternoon, readying for the upcoming weekend’s Party on the River / Fiesta del Rio. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Fire

    Blaze on Brown Road

    April 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Firefighters respond to an out of control fire at a salvage yard located on Brown Road at around 6 p.m., Saturday. The cause of the blaze was unknown at press time. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Circus-2-n

    Show stopper

    April 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Carson & Barnes Circus kicks off its Roswell show with a spectacular vaudeville number at the Eastern New Mexico State Fairgrounds, Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Jazz

    Jazzin’ it up

    April 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    El Ritmo Latino perform at Reichman Park during the Jazz Appreciation Month Concert, Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Explore-Eastern

    RHS students explore Eastern

    April 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell High seniors tour the Xcel Energy solar array on the Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell campus during ‘Explore Eastern,’ Thursday. Explore Eastern is a recruitment fair employed by the university and high school seniors from the Roswell...

  • Every-15-Minutes-1

    Every 15 Minutes

    April 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Mark Wilson Photos ABOVE: Emergency personnel come to the aid of mock car wreck victims during the ‘Every 15 Minutes’ program in front of Roswell High School, Wednesday morning.   LEFT: Roswell High students portray the living dead during...