Author archives: MWilson

  • Valentine-Roses

    Roses are red, violets are blue…

    February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    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)...

  • Fire-1

    City, county units respond to brush fire

    February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    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 (0)

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

  • Valentine-party-prep

    Preparing for Valentine’s Party

    February 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Consuelo Salcido and Briana White, along with other Roswell Job Corps Home Builders Institute electrical students under the tutelage of instructor Josh Torres, help the Community Volunteer Program prepare for a Valentine’s party by arranging stuffed...

  • CASA-valentines

    How sweet!

    February 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    CASA kids Angelita Luevano, left, and Sarah Nichols sort through Valentine gifts that were delivered by Jessie Sjue of Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell, right, at the CASA office, Tuesday. Student Services at ENMU-R partnered with Chaves County CASA to...

  • Dance-2


    February 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Mark Wilson Photo Pecos Elementary students prepare for their big night in the spotlight, performing “Eureka!” with the National Dance Institute of New Mexico’s Statewide Residency Outreach Program, Friday, at Pueblo Auditorium...

  • ILEA-grads


    February 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    International Law Enforcement Academy delegates from El Salvador, Guatemala and Panama pose for pictures prior to graduation ceremonies, Friday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Dance-rehearsal-1

    They’ve got it!

    February 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Fifth-graders at Pecos Elementary rehearse with the National Dance Institute of New Mexico’s Statewide Residency Outreach Program for the upcoming performance of “Eureka!,” which will be held at Pueblo Auditorium next Friday at 7 p.m. (Mark Wilson...

  • Birdbath

    Bird bath

    January 31, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Birds take an early morning bath while searching for worms in a water puddle, Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Bridge-repair

    Guard installation

    January 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A crew from San Bar Construction installs a guard rail over the repaired bridge along E. Mescalero Road that was damaged by September floods. (Mark Wilson Photo)...