Author archives: thowsare

  • blackfriday

    Black Friday rather gray in Roswell

    November 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Though the cold weather may have kept shoppers away from Walmart and the downtown, the Roswell Mall, with its festive holiday atmosphere, had a respectable number of families perusing its corridors and stores. Raymond Anaya takes money from a parent or...

  • planetfitness

    Dotting the I’s, crossing the T’s

    November 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Dennis Lovato, of Zeon Signs in Albuquerque, makes sure the “I’s” are dotted and the “T’s” are crossed on the new sign at Planet Fitness next to Kmart Tuesday. The business is expected to open in mid-December and is already signing up members at...

  • magic

    Magical moments happening at Convention Center

    November 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Tori Ake, 7, is delighted as she receives a balloon butterfly from Chad Haley of Got Balloons as her mother Misty Taylor, not pictured, looks on during the Holly-Day Magic Art and Craft Show on Saturday. The mother and daughter are from Roswell. Haley is...

  • 111915-PAW-PRINTS

    Paw Prints

    November 20, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    This pint-sized sweetie is called a “Roswell Special,” aka a Chihuahua cross. Her name is Macey and she is 7-months-old and is tan and white. If you are interested in providing a home for Macey, please visit her at the Roswell Humane Society, 703 E....

  • 111215-PAW-PRINTS

    Paw Prints

    November 12, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    This beautiful girl is SunSweet, a 5-month-old female domestic long hair. She is as sweet as she is fluffy. If you are interested in providing a home for SunSweet, please visit her at the Roswell Humane Society, 703 E. McGaffey St., or call 622-8950 for...

  • Memorial 1

    Local veteran visits Korean War Memorial

    November 11, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Featured Photo: Local Korean War veteran Augustine Alvarado in Washington D.C. shaking hands with U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich. Standing behind Alvarado is his son, Andrew, who traveled from Los Angeles to spend time with his dad. Bottom photo: The Korean War...

  • spotlight

    Local artist’s painting on magazine cover

    November 7, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Dorothy Peterson and her son John hold up reproductions of her watercolor painting about the landman profession. The painting is featured on the cover of Landman magazine. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo) What do the Chaves County Courthouse, an oil pump...

  • billythekid

    Roswell history buff helps California couple authenticate Billy the Kid photo

    November 7, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Linda and Randy Guijarro hold a copy of their rare Billy the Kid photo in front of the house in Chaves County where the picture was taken nearly 140 years ago. (Photo courtesy of Linda and Randy Guijarro) As volunteer archivist at the Historical Society for...

  • halloween


    November 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Trick or treaters make their way through a line Saturday in the parking lot of Farmers Country Market on North Main Street during a trunk-or-treat event hosted by the LatinDezire, a local car club. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)...

  • 101815-GINSBERG-JOHN

    The passing of an era

    October 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Only a few guitars remain where dozens once were displayed as Store Manager John Escobedo watches Thursday as they prepare to close Ginsberg Music Co., 201 N. Main St. The 40 percent off sale continues until Friday, when the store will shut its doors. (Bill...