Around Town: Rock club meets today

June 18, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

Chaparral Rock Hounds will meet at 7:30 p.m. today at the Roswell Adult Center, 807 N. Missouri Ave. Members and visitors are encouraged to bring a dark purple colored rock. Diane Weir will present “A Field Trip To Oklahoma and the Texas Hill Country.” All visitors are welcome. For details, call 622-5679.   Democratic Party [&hellip...

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Prosperity Summit scheduled

June 15, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

The 2014 Prosperity Summit will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, June 19, at the Roswell Museum and Art Center, Bassett Auditorium, 100 W. 11th St. Keynote Address will be given by Jon Barela. Luncheon will be included and seating is limited to...


‘Fiddle and Griddle’ winners named

June 15, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

Fiddlers, above and at right, perform at the third annual Fiddle and Griddle in Roswell. (Juliana Halvorson Photo)   Winners of the Fiddle and Griddle Festival fiddling contest, held last weekend, have been announced by MainStreet Roswell. The third...


Alien Chase lands on July 5

June 15, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

The 20th annual Lovelace Reginal Hospital-Roswell Alien Chase takes to the streets on July 5 in downtown Roswell. (Steve Notz Photo)   The 20th annual Lovelace Regional Hospital-Roswell Alien Chase 10k and 5k, scheduled for Saturday, July 5, is shaping...

Around Town: Senior Circle holds birthday party today

June 10, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

Senior Circle, a resource of Eastern New Mexico Medical Center, is holding its June birthday party at 3 p.m., Wednesday, June 11. All members and prospective members are invited. Refreshments, including birthday cake, will be served, and entertainment will be...


The meaning of our state flag

June 7, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

The history of the New Mexico state flag is nearly as interesting as the meaning of the red symbol. (Mary Morgan Photo)   By Mary Morgan Record Summer Intern   Have you wondered how we got the New Mexico flag, or what the colors and symbols mean?...


S.O.Y. Mariachi students prepare for trip to conference

June 7, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

Students practice at S.O.Y. Mariachi for their trip to the Mariachi Spectacular de Albuquerque in July. (Randal Seyler Photo)   This summer, a group of S.O.Y. Mariachi students will be attending the Mariachi Spectacular de Albuquerque. The Mariachi...

Around Town: Children hurting parents topic of Wings program

June 7, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

Wings for L.I.F.E. will present “Children Hurting Their Parents/ Grandparents: Older Adult Abuse” from 6 to 7:30 p.m. today at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. The program is presented by Sylvia Sadler. The church is located at N. Pennsylvania Ave. Free...


Healthy Kids program comes to Boys & Girls Club this summer

May 25, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

Submitted Photo   Keeping the children of Chaves County fit and healthy is the mission of the local chapter of Healthy Kids New Mexico. A project of the New Mexico Department of Health and state and local partners, Healthy Kids New Mexico creates healthy...

Around Town: ‘Per Sous’ matinee to be staged today at Community Little Theater

May 25, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

Roswell Community Little Theatre will present “Per Sous” (pronounced pursue) by M.B. Christopher at 2 p.m. today. The play will also be presented on May 30, May 31 and June 1. This local playwright has produced other plays such as “The Harvesting...