As high as an elephant’s eye

August 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roberto Varela irrigates a corn field south of Brasher along S. Sunset, Friday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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Bevers: A modern Renaissance man

August 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

J. Wayne Bevers (Jessica Palmer Photo) J. Wayne Bevers is a interesting man with an unusual name. He says he has no first name, stating that it is just “J.” Known as Wayne or J.W., Bevers was born and raised in Roswell. His family settled here in the...

Ariz. group to control Counseling Assoc.

August 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

A Phoenix-based non-profit group will assume control of Counseling Associates Inc. Sunday, making the longtime local behavioral services group the latest casualty in an ongoing New Mexico Human Services Department Medicaid fraud investigation. Counseling...

More charges filed against Singleton

August 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Police Department obtained a warrant, Thursday, with additional charges for Elias Singleton, 34, who had previously been charged with attempted second-degree murder. Singleton was a person of interest in an aggravated assault case. Singleton is...

VCA celebrates new, unified campus

August 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Valley Christian Academy students Elijah Cogdill, foreground, and siblings Judah, left, and Kiley, right, along with Brittany Bailey who will be a junior, check out their new school and chapel in the former First Christian Church located at 1500 S. Main,...


Carruthers discusses NMSU’s cooperative goals

August 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Mexico State University President Garrey Carruthers speaks with the media following a meeting with Mayor Del Jurney, Thursday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo) New Mexico State University President Garrey Carruthers has already hit the ground in Roswell,...

Solis thanks council for service

August 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Police Chief Al Solis made a special appearance at the City Council meeting Thursday night to thank councilors for the “opportunity to serve.” “I want to thank everybody for serving the city,” Solis told the council. “I’ve enjoyed it....


Pecos Elementary receives supplies

August 7, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jon Hitchcock of Pioneer Bank announces the donation of school supplies to Pecos Elementary School’s principal Dr. Barbara Ryan during an employee luncheon, Wednesday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

Council to consider couple’s appeal for apartment complex

August 7, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jim and Jennifer Campbell will appeal to City Councilors at their regular meeting today, hoping they will allow the couple to build a 16-unit, high-end apartment complex on their land. “It is definitely a need in Roswell,” Jim Campbell said. “We’re...

Dodgin shows her version of the Land of Enchantment for True Stories contest

August 7, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

The New Mexico True Stories contest has reached its final stages, and the Grand Prize voting period has begun. Finalists include not one, but two locals. Not only did Juliana Halvorson make it to the top 20, but Gail Dodgin, a 31-year New Mexico resident,...

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