Author archives: MWilson

  • 50-to-1-premiere

    3 VIPs

    March 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    From left, Mine That Bird owners Leonard ‘Doc’ Blach and Mark Allen, along with actor Bruce Wayne Eckelman, who portrays Bob Baffert in the movie “50 to 1,” arrive at the Galaxy 8 for a VIP premiere, Friday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • wreck

    Vehicle runs red light, four cars crash

    March 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell police responded to a four-car accident at the intersection of East Second Street and Lea Avenue at 2:10 p.m. Friday. A pickup truck, sedan, SUV and a passenger van collided after one vehicle ran a red light. No one was injured in the accident, said...

  • Sandblast

    Spring cleaning

    March 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Mark Wilson Photo A crew from Riley Industrial Services perform a spring cleaning at the Cahoon Park swimming pool by sandblasting, readying it for summer fun, Thursday...

  • Flowers

    Spring has sprung

    March 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A flower bed at the Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico Archives building is in full bloom as spring officially begins today. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • 50-to-1-horse

    Mind that horse

    March 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Mine That Bird, handled by Jorge Nagra, meets a few of his fans during a reception for cast and crew members of “50 to 1” at Double Eagle Ranch, Tuesday evening. For the full story, see Page B1. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Greenhouse-fire

    Fire destroys greenhouse and shed

    March 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Firefighters douse flames that destroyed a greenhouse and shed at 1 McKay Place near N. Sycamore Avenue and W. Country Club Road around 1:30 p.m., Friday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Spring-blooms

    In bloom

    March 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    People come and go from the Eastern New Mexico Medical Center which is awash with spring blooms. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • ILEA-graduation


    March 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    International Law Enforcement Academy delegates from Moldova receive their diplomas during graduation ceremonies for police personnel from Albania, Moldova and Romania, Friday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Pilot-picnic

    Pilot picnic

    March 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Military pilots in training load up on a barbecue feast provided by Xcel Energy during the Roswell Economic Development Committee appreciation picnic at AV Flight, Thursday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Overturned-Ford

    Overturned Ford

    March 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Police respond to an accident in the parking area of the Lions Hondo baseball fields on S. Sunset Avenue, after an unidentified 17-year-old male overturned a Ford Explorer Thursday afternoon. There were no injuries and police are unsure of the cause. (Mark...