Fresh art coming soon to the RMAC

April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

“Navajo Couple” is one of three paintings by Bill Schenck of Santa Fe that is being considered for display at the RMAC. This 2010 work is actually a composite of two 1900s paintings by Maynard Dixon, “Blanket-wrapped Navajo” and Desert Shepherdess.” (Submitted Photo)   “Long Rock Mesa” by Bill Schenck, 2012. (Submitted Photo) Four pieces...

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Udall staff host military academy info session

April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

U.S. Sen. Tom Udall will host an information session at New Mexico Military Institute Tuesday for high school students and recent graduates interested in applying to the U.S. military service academies. The Military Service Academy Information Session will be...


J.S. Ward hosts Business After Hours

April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Nolan Chumbley entertains the crowd as J.S. Ward and Son hosts Business After Hours with the Roswell Redcoats Thursday afternoon. (Curtis Michaels Photo)...


Congrats, Zia

April 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Zia Kaye Waldo, 2, was crowned Miss Cinderella Tiny Tot for her division at a pageant Saturday in Ruidoso at Mountain Annie’s Event Center. She is the daughter of Daniel and Myranda Waldo, who live in Nogal. Zia will participate in the Smokey Bear parade in...


Drug takeback Saturday

April 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Neighborhood Watch office, working with the Roswell Police Department, will give the public its ninth opportunity in four years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted...


Judge: $5M of alumni funds belong to NMMI

April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

File Photo   Following a nearly two-year contentious familial court battle reminiscent of “Kramer vs. Kramer,” a district court judge has ruled an alumni association formerly housed at the New Mexico Military Institute did not violate agreements with...


ENMU-R hikes tuition, fees

April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

After not attending a college board meeting for more than seven months, board member Chad Hamill objected Tuesday night to an increase of Emergency Medical Services fees but was overturned by the board. Member Ralph Fresquez and President Eloise Blake...


Honoring Earth Day

April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Home Garden Club planting flowers at the Roswell Museum & Art Center on Earth Day. Pictured are Michael Hall, director of the Museum, Isabel Olsen, Pam Davis, president of HGC, and Gloria Mendiola. (Max Scally Photo)...


Health care changes are underway

April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

David Southward, chief operating officer of Kymera, speaks to members of Kiwanis about upcoming changes to the health care system while Kiwanis President Abel Esquibel listens. (Dylanne Petros Photo)   A local heath care professional said dramatic...


City: Don’t call us, we’ll call you

April 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Don’t get angry if you try to call Roswell City Hall today but can’t get through; phone lines are expected to be down for a second straight day. The city’s phone lines went down late Tuesday night and could be restored sometime today, Mayor Dennis...