Author archives: MWilson

  • Cold-weather

    Braving the cold

    November 22, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Amor and her friend, Jose, walk to a nearby bus stop after making a brief visit to Eastern New Mexico Medical Center, where the pair sought warmth on a cold and damp Friday afternoon. Snow and freezing rain are in the forecast for the weekend, with...

  • NASA-DC8

    Prepping a plane for paint

    November 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A work crew cleans a hangar at Dean Baldwin Painting on Wednesday that houses a recently arrived NASA DC-8 test plane scheduled to be stripped of its paint before undergoing maintenance work at AerSale. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Clock-decor

    Tick tock…

    November 19, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Dee Dyess, co-owner of House of Flowers, adds a holiday decorative touch outside of her shop recently. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • A3-11-17-Flag-Pole

    Painting the flag pole

    November 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Members of the Roswell Eagle Riders begin to paint the flag pole with supplies donated by West Lake Hardware at Memory Lawn Memorial Park, Saturday morning. The Eagle Riders regularly volunteer their time sprucing up the cemetery and are involved in a variety...

  • Job-Corps-open-house

    Job Corps cuts the ribbon on new facility

    November 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell Job Corps students line up outside the new Administration Building during an open house and ribbon cutting, Friday afternoon. The Administration Building along with the new Trade Building underwent an 18 month remodeling facelift, transforming them...

  • Thanksgiving-Dinner

    Helping hands

    November 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Gateway Christian School fourth-graders help the Johnny Gonzales Community Volunteer Program by arranging canned goods for the free Thanksgiving Dinner to be held 11 a.m. Thanksgiving Day at Veterans Memorial Hall American Legion Post #28, located at 1620 N....

  • Propane-training

    Fighting fire

    November 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell firefighters perform liquid propane drills Tuesday evening at the Louis Jones Training Facility. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Foliage

    It’s fall, after all

    November 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Cooler temperatures and early morning rains stripped many trees of their seasonal foliage as leaves cover the ground at 13th Street and N. Kentucky Avenue, Tuesday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Tree-Planting

    Planting for vets

    November 10, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Students and instructors from the Roswell Job Corps and City of Roswell employees plant one of two American elm trees on the commuter trail along South Main next to South Park Cemetery to honor veterans on National Planting Day, Friday. Keep Roswell Beautiful...

  • Potters-Guild

    Watch and weave

    November 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Zelma Wilcox of the Roswell Fiber Craft Guild gives a weaving demonstration to siblings Leena and Braxton Craven during the Pecos Valley Potters’ Guild 32nd Annual Art Sale Fiesta del Arte at the Roswell Convention Center, Friday evening. The event runs...