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County Commission to meet Thursday

November 13, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Chaves County Board of Commissioners will vote on several proposals and agreements during their monthly meeting Thursday at 9 a.m. at the County Administrative Center, 1 St. Mary’s Place. The board will decide whether or not to approve a budget adjustment request for the Road Department that would allow the purchase of a pickup [&hellip...

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Artists showcase unique talents at Potters Guild

November 11, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Visitors to the Pecos Valley Potters Guild 31st annual art sale check out the Silver Wears booth featuring the handiwork of Gary Strein at the Roswell Convention Center, Saturday. Mark Wilson Photo Part two of the Pecos Valley Potters Guild’s 31st annual...

Locals enjoy sandhill cranes, hot drinks at Bitter Lake

November 11, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Visitors attending Cranes and Cocoa observe sandhill cranes returning to Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Saturday evening. Mark Wilson Photo Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge hosted an event Saturday that allowed attendees to see and learn more about...

Healthy Woman Expo offers tips, screenings, information

November 11, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Visitors attend the 2012 Annual Healthy Woman Expo at Eastern New Mexico-Medical Center, Saturday. Mark Wilson Photo The 2012 Healthy Woman Expo took place Saturday at the Eastern New Mexico Medical Center. Women of all ages and demographics attended and took...

Roswell salutes nation’s veterans

November 11, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Legion Riders head toward NMMI during the Veterans Day Parade, Saturday. Mark Wilson Photo Emotions and winds were high Saturday during the city and county’s Veterans Day Parade, which honored U.S. military personnel of all ranks and branches....

Nancy Britton as busy now as before she retired

November 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Veteran Nancy Britton was one of the few military females in attendance at Goddard High’s Veterans Day Assembly, Friday. Chaunte’l Powell Photo Back in the late 1950s, women weren’t really seen working outside of the home, let alone serving in the...

Pecos hosts service veterans

November 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Michael Murphy of the Patriot Guard shakes hands with students at Pecos Elementary, Friday morning. Mark Wilson Photo Jack Fox and several other members of the Veterans Motorcycle Riders pulled up to Pecos Elementary School on their motorcycles toting large...

Goddard holds annual Veterans Day Assembly

November 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Students mix with the Patriot Guard to greet veterans as they arrive at Goddard High School for the annual Veterans Day Assembly, Friday afternoon. Mark Wilson Photo Goddard High School students provided a heroes’ welcome Friday for area veterans at the...

4th-graders fashion Hall of Honor

November 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Students at Washington Avenue Elementary School check out patriotic artwork created by fourth-graders to commemorate Veterans Day, Friday morning. Mark Wilson Photo The fourth-grade hallway at Washington Avenue Elementary School looked more like a museum than...

Veterans Day Parade Saturday at 10 a.m. Be there or be square

November 9, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell has the opportunity to honor soldiers young and old at the Veterans Day Parade scheduled to take place Saturday at 10 a.m. This year, Dennis Johnson, Jack Swickard and John Schaffer will serve as grand marshals of the parade and will lay wreaths down...