First Goddard Space Day will take place in October

September 9, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

By Dylanne Petros Vistas Editor   Star gazers will have the opportunity to “aim for the stars” come October. The first official Goddard Space Day will take place the weekend of Oct. 17 at Pearson Auditorium. The event is called “Aiming for the Stars” and will teach the community more about Robert Goddard, the man [&hellip...

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Army Field Band, Chorus to perform at NMMI

September 9, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

  By Randal Seyler Record City Editor Tour coordinators for the United States Army Field Band and Soldier’s Chorus were in town Thursday preparing for the group’s performances at the Spencer Theater on Nov. 17 and at Pearson Auditorium on Nov. 18....

Rio Pecos Kennel Club Dog Show this weekend

September 1, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

By Dylanne Petros Vistas Editor More than 300 dogs, and their owners, will invade Roswell Sept. 6 and 7 for the 56th annual Rio Pecos Kennel Club Dog Show. This year there will be 355 dogs shown, which is a decrease from last year’s 451. “There are so...

Dragonflies to take over Bitter Lakes

September 1, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

  Submitted This year’s Dragonfly Festival is just around the corner. The festival is a perfect reason to get the kids out of the house and out into nature. Saturday, Sept. 6, will offer presentations in the Bitter Lake NWR auditorium; arts and crafts;...

50-year reunion to take place Sept. 11-13 around Roswell

September 1, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

Submitted There will be a combied 50-year reunion for Roswell High, St. Peter’s and NMMI Sept. 11-13 in Roswell. On Sept. 11, there will be a pre-registration at 6 p.m. on the patio of Peppers Grill and Bar. There will be a buffet of hors d’oeuvres and...

Around Town: No American Legion meeting Monday due to holiday

August 31, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

The American Legion Post 28 will not meet on Monday, Sept. 1, due to the holiday. The American Legion Post will hold its regular monthly meeting on Sept. 8 at 6 p.m. at 1620 N. Montana Ave.   Labor Day Concert to take place The Roswell Symphony Orchestra...

Around Town: Housing authority board to meet

August 26, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

The special executive board meeting of the Eastern Regional Housing Authority Board of Commissioners will be hosted at 4 p.m. today at 106 E. Reed St. and is open to the public. Comments from the audience are welcome at the meeting but cannot be longer than...


Comfort Keepers to host luncheon Monday benefiting regional Alzheimer’s Association

August 23, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

Last year’s brisket lunch raised almost $3,000 for the Southeastern New Mexico Alzheimer’s Association. This year the goal is to beat last year’s proceeds. (Daily Record Photo)   The fourth annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s fundraiser lunch will be...


Band barbecue fundraiser hotter than ever

August 23, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

The barbecue portion of the event is the biggest fundraiser for the local high school bands. (Courtesy Photo)   For the past four years, in cooperation with the Roswell High School and Goddard High School bands, Roswell Honda has hosted a barbecue...

Heritage Dinner to be Tuesday evening

August 23, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

The Historical Society for Southeast New Mexico will host its 33rd annual Heritage Dinner on Tuesday. Each year, the dinner honors members who contribute to the community, making southeastern New Mexico a better place to live. This year’s Heritage Dinner...