Author archives: thowsare

  • 073015-TIM-KELLER

    State Auditor Keller speaks at Rotary Club

    July 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    State Auditor Tim Keller was the guest speaker Wednesday at the Pecos Valley Rotary Club. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   At age 37, Tim Keller is one of the youngest people in the nation to ever achieve the office of state auditor. Keller, who was elected...

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    Perfect attendance award

    July 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Several members of the Pecos Valley Rotary Club were recognized recently for perfect attendance. They are, in no particular order, Matt Bristol, 27 years; JP Cheney, 20 years; Bruce Stubbs, 20 years; Tom Dick, 15 years; Allan Brady, 13 years; Sheryl...

  • 073015-PET-PAWS

    Paw Prints

    July 29, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    Kitties ahoy! Ahoy is from a litter of five domestic shorthair silver tabbies. They are all 4 months old and named after cookies. If you are interested in providing a home for Ahoy or any of his equally cute siblings, please visit them at the...

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    Dead branches be gone

    July 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The city Parks and Recreation and Public Works departments have teamed up to remove a few Siberian Elms near Washington Elementary School. The trees were rotten or diseased, making them a risk to drop branches. “We wanted to get rid of them before school...


    ‘Candy and chrome’ featured at Saturday’s lowrider show

    July 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    George Quintero’s 1983 Chevy truck at a recent show. (Submitted Photos) Manny Gonzalez’s candy red 1986 Buick Regal Joshua Salazar’s 1973 Pontiac Grand Prix. The sight of a group of lowriders cruising down the street may cause some people to tense up,...

  • 072215-PET-OF-WEEK

    Pet of the Week

    July 21, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    This 2-year-old female shepherd mix is very gentle and needs a new home. Reference cage No. 3. Roswell Animal Control Services are provided 24/7. Shelter business hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to...

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    Reality stranger than fiction

    July 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    While bike riding east of Roswell Monday morning, the newspaper editor discovered something that might be even stranger than the possibility of an alien life form — the possible existence of a third political party in Chaves County, past or present. But...

  • 071615-PET-OF-WEEK

    Pet of the Week

    July 16, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    This 1-year-old shar pei/shepherd mix is a sweet guy who needs a forever home. Roswell Animal Control Services are provided 24/7. Shelter business hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more...

  • 070915-PAW-PRINTS

    Paw Prints

    July 9, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    This cute little guy is Snap, an 11-week-old terrier cross. Snap has two brothers, Crackle and Pop, who also are available for adoption. If you are interested in providing a home for Snap, please visit him at the Roswell Humane Society, 703 E. McGaffey St.,...

  • 070815-PET-OF-WEEK

    Pet of the Week

    July 7, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    It’s hard to keep this male 5-month old Heeler cross still because he loves to play so much. Roswell Animal Control Services are provided 24/7. Shelter business hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m....