Author archives: MWilson

  • Baby-Boomers

    Ring of Rosies

    February 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

     ’Auto mechanics’ manning the Consumer Direct Personal Care booth flex their muscles at the Baby Boomer Conference and Business Expo, Saturday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Tumbleweeds

    Tumbleweeds take flight

    February 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Tumbleweeds propelled by high winds fly through the air along Capitan Road northeast of Roswell, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Watertower

    Upgrade installation

    February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Workers for Data Cell of Albuquerque descend the ladder of the water tower located on Earl Cummings Boulevard after installing a fiber upgrade for Sprint, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Butterfly-weather

    Wings for spring

    February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Spring has come early to Roswell as a butterfly floats from flower to flower in a garden, Tuesday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Orchard-burn

    Smoke in the orchard

    February 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Smoke obscures pecan trees as workers burn leaves and debris, cleaning up the orchard, Thursday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Tutu-Valentine

    Pretty in pink

    February 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    First- and second-grade girls decked out in tutus dance in the back of a limousine as they leave their school destined for Peter Piper Pizza for a valentine celebration, Thursday. (Mark Wilson) [/auth...

  • Diamond-Teddy-Bear

    A girl’s best friend

    February 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Edie Stevens, the winner of the Roswell Refuge 2014 Diamond Teddy Bear Raffle, shows off her prize, a diamond necklace courtesy of Bullock’s Jewelry, during a presentation ceremony, Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Valentine-Roses

    Roses are red, violets are blue…

    February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Happy Valentine’s Day roses on display in front of the Home Decor store in the Roswell Mall beckon lovers young and old. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Fire-1

    City, county units respond to brush fire

    February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    City and County fire units fought a brush fire Thursday, pictured above, that burned dangerously close to homes off Calumet Road. After the fire was brought under control, Chaves County Sheriff’s deputies put up crime scene tape, seen below. No further...

  • Sandhill-cranes

    Feeding time

    February 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Sandhill cranes feed in a farm field in Roswell, Wednesday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...