Night rolls over New Mexico

August 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Sierra Blanca range is silhouetted by the evening sun, Thursday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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United Way kicks off campaign

August 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Board President Clarissa Gonzalez-Adams, right, hosted Monday’s United Way of Chaves County’s 2013 campaign kick-off. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) United Way of Chaves County kicked off its 2013 campaign Monday with the help of a full banquet room at...


Furry friends

August 18, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Snow the Husky and Lucy the yellow Lab get plenty of attention during the Roswell Humane Society’s Pet Adoption Fair, held in honor of National Pet Week, at Tractor Supply, Saturday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Boarding a flight

August 18, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Drew Davidson, 16, of Columbus, Ohio, turns some smooth moves in the skateboard bowl at Cielo Grande, Friday. Drew and his family are in Roswell visiting his aunt. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Record-breaker John Sebastian brings rebellion to Roswell radio

August 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Working his way from an on-air radio personality to program director, John Sebastian seeks out the challenge of making the worst radio stations into the best, earning many gold and platinum album awards in the process. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) “Good is the...


Gov. appoints Rogers as magistrate judge

August 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Rogers Gov. Susana Martinez announced Wednesday that she has appointed Keith (“K.C.”) Rogers of Dexter to Division I of the Chaves County Magistrate Court. He will fill the vacancy created by Eugene M. De Los Santos’ retirement on May 31. “Mr....


Uncertain sky

August 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Swirling storm clouds and rain obscure and abstract the setting sun, Thursday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Experts: Roswell’s truth is still out there

August 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Expert researchers of the 1947 Roswell Incident weighed in Friday about whether the CIA’s admission of the existence of Area 51, a top-secret site in the Nevada desert, will lead to further proof of crashing flying saucers or alien autopsies. “My...

Jewelry thieves cut store’s alarm wires

August 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

More information has become available in the Martin’s Jewelry store robbery where thieves got away with $75,000 worth of jewelry. Jim Patterson, co-owner of Desert Security, which provides security for Martin’s, reported that the security system worked...


‘Spirit of ’45 Day’ honors service, sacrifice of World War II veterans

August 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Lt. Gov. John Sanchez greets the Roswell Veterans Honor Guard during a tribute honoring World War II veterans at The Hall, Thursday. (Mark Wilson Photo) Many soldiers have fought in many wars throughout the course of American history, but on Thursday, as part...