May 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Crockett Bodelson of the collaborative art group SCUBA speaks with Cate Erbaugh, of Roswell, Saturday about the art group’s portable ICESHELF exhibition. The gallery on wheels was at the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art on Saturday as part of its cross-country exhibition. (Jeff Tucker Photo)...

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McKelvey, Boys & Girls Clubs unit director, happy in the thick of it

May 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jaynan McKelvey, unit director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Roswell, spends a typical afternoon surrounded by children. Here, she’s speaking with 9-year-old Abagail Cruz as children play outside the club on Friday. (Jeff Tucker Photo)   Jaynan...


Kids Day

May 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Miss Roswell 2014 Jessica Burson talks with 3-year-old twins Adezra and Andrew Romero during Roswell Kids to the Park Day on Saturday. Also pictured is Eliza Romero of Roswell, mother of the twins. Below: J’Sean Mimms of Roswell, 8, takes a turn at...

Lovington man killed in two-vehicle crash

May 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

A 38-year-old Lovington man was killed around 8:40 a.m. Saturday, when two trucks collided on Louis Whitlook Road between U.S. Highway 62/180 and the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant site. Shawn Pollock, who was driving a 2008 GMC truck, was pronounced dead at the...


Salas wins twice for classic cars

May 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: This 1956 Ford Crown Victoria won third in its class at the 40th annual Valley Vintage Motor Car Club Car Show held recently at the Roswell Civic Center. Car owner Greg Salas, front, is pictured with Alfonso Pena. Below: This 1968 Chevy II Nova won...


KB’s Musik Studio students perform recital

May 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Seventeen students from KB’s Musik Studio, owned by Kendra Beagles, recently performed their favorite piano pieces for family and friends at Christ’s Church. Musical genre’s included blues, boogie, classical, jazz, ragtime, rock and roll and spiritual....


Alleged Berrendo Middle School shooter changes plea

May 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (1)

Campbell enters ‘no contest’ plea; disposition set for July 2   Mason Campbell, the 12-year-old boy accused of shooting two classmates at Berrendo Middle School, changed his plea from “not guilty” to “no contest” on Friday morning at the...


Walking for hope

May 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Hundreds of Chaves County residents showed their support in the battle against cancer Friday at the fourth annual Walk for Hope at Cielo Grande Recreation Area. The annual event raises money for county residents who are fighting cancer. It also honors cancer...


College Day

May 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Mesa Middle School eighth-graders Breyanna Mendoza, left, and Briana Quintana look over literature Friday from Oklahoma State University. Mesa students decorated booths representing about 30 universities for the middle school’s first College Day on...


Scholastic features Mesa Middle School students, teachers in training film

May 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Daniel Kasuboski, a Read 180 teacher at Mesa Middle School, teaches students Kody Gilpin, Isabell Sanchez and Breyanna Mendoza on Thursday in Roswell. The students, as well as Kasuboski and teacher Chris Carrillo, took part in a professional development video...