McCarty is Poultry Best of Barn champion

August 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Poultry Best of Barn Payton McCarty, a fifth-grader at Military Heights Elementary, is a member of Kountry Kids 4-H, and he showed a total of 23 birds. Payton also showed four meat goats — placing 1st, 2nd, 4th, and 5th — and he plans to take place in the Junior Livestock Sale, which begins at [&hellip...

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Studdard is Rabbit-Meat Pen Grand Champ

August 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Keely Studdard, 18, is the Rabbit-Meat Pen Grand Champion. Keely attends House Municipal Schools in House, NM. She has been in 4-H for seven years and this is her second year competing at the Chaves County Fair. Last year, she won Best of Show, Keely said....


Scitern takes Poultry Reserve Best of Barn

August 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Poultry Reserve Best of Barn Jordan Scitern, 11, is a sixth-grader at Berrendo Middle School in Roswell and a member of the Diamond H 4-H club. This was Jordan’s second year to show animals at the Chaves County 4-H & FFA Fair, and he plans to return for...


County 4-H & FFA Fair market lamb show results

August 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)



Local producers, legislators support changes to Dairy Rule

July 31, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jeff Kendall, general counsel for the New Mexico Environment Department, explains the purpose of Tuesday’s meeting at the Roswell Museum and Art Center. Dairy producers, legislators, and state officials met to discuss the state’s dairy discharge...


Riggs only applicant for 5th Judicial spot

July 31, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Riggs   The only applicant for an opening on the 5th Judicial District Court is Kea W. Riggs, according to a news release from the nominating commission. According to the website, Judgepedia, Riggs was a part-time federal magistrate judge for the United...


Richardsons rule Market Lamb competition

July 31, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Market Lamb Grand Champ Chasen Richardson, 15, and his sister, Reserve Champion Brandi Richardson, 12, took top honors on Wednesday. Chasen attends Roswell High and Brandi attends Mountain View Middle School. The siblings showed pigs on Tuesday and sheep on...