Author archives: thowsare


    Suspects captured after pursuit, collision

    April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Authorities arrested three burglary suspects as they attempted to flee on foot from this black Ford Explorer, which crashed into the Impala as it was being chased by police. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   The solitude of a quiet neighborhood in the...


    All that jazz

    April 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Goddard High School jazz band performs Saturday during a free concert at the newly renovated downtown Reischman Park. Other jazz ensembles also performed and Mayor Dennis Kintigh read a proclamation naming Roswell as a Jazz Appreciation City. The event...

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    RSO ends season with guest pianist

    April 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    It’s a wrap! The final concert of the current season — the 55th for Roswell Symphony Orchestra — brought classical music enthusiasts to Pearson Auditorium on April 11. It was a delightfully warm spring evening, which brought an equally delightful...


    Cooperative Extension Service gets limelight

    April 16, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Sandra Barraza, director of the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service — Chaves County Office, was the guest speaker at the Pecos Valley Rotary Club’s Wednesday lunch meeting. The Cooperative Extension Service provides New Mexicans with...

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    Pet of the Week

    April 14, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    This 4-year-old male German Shepherd is a little shy but will open his big heart to you once you get to know him. Reference cage 44. Roswell Animal Control Services are provided 24/7. Shelter business hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and...

  • ‘The Other White Album’ is the best of The Beatles

    April 12, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    A few months ago, I undoubtedly caused a shockwave in the classical music world when I proclaimed in one of my weekly columns that Beethoven’s greatest symphony is not the Fifth but rather the much-lesser-known Third, which happens to be my personal...


    Trinity Site: Where course of history changed

    April 12, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The morning sun reflects off the glass a the New Mexico Museum of Space History, which earlier this month sponsored a tour to the Trinity Site northeast of Alamogordo. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo) The bomb was assembled two miles from Ground Zero in this ranch...


    Lt. Gov. Sanchez speaks at local GOP fundraiser

    April 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This gift basket was one of the silent auction items.(Timothy P. Howsare Photos) Lt. Gov. John Sanchez was one of the speakers at the 2015 Lincoln Day Dinner, held Tuesday night at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center. U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce, who also...


    Bouncin’ around

    April 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Cayson Fax, 5, and his aunt, Colette Moody, both of Roswell, enjoy spending quality time together Wednesday on that bouncing thingamajigger at Spring River Park and Zoo. Thingamajigger is a real word to those of us who have read Dr. Seuss books. Cayson is...


    Balloon festival fever

    April 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

     Stacie Carroll, who serves on the Old Timers’ Balloon Rally Committee, was the guest speaker at Wednesday’s lunch meeting of the Pecos Valley Rotary Club. She gave club members an update on  this year’s festival, which is scheduled May 1-3. Carroll...