Around Town: Book club meeting for Senior Circle

July 30, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Book club to meet The Senior Circle Book Club will meet at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, at the facility in the Wilshire Center, 2801 N. Main St., next door to Family Dollar. Members will discuss the books they’ve read individually. All Senior Circle members are welcome. Senior Circle is a resource of Eastern New [&hellip...

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UNITY Center to reopen tonight, creates space for teens to hang out

July 27, 2014 • VistasComments Off

The UNITY Center will now be housed at 108 E. Bland St. For the past couple of years, the group has been homeless. A lot of their activities were hosted at Eastern New Mexico State University-Roswell and at the Boys & Girls Club. The group was able to...

Commission ­­on Aging to host ‘Senior Forum’

July 27, 2014 • VistasComments Off

The “Senior Forum” will be hosted Aug. 19 at First Baptist Church. Commission on Aging sponsors “Senior Forum” every year and the goal is to make senior citizens aware of things that may affect them like health care and transportation. “Several of...

Around Town: AARP class to take place at the Roswell Adult Center

July 27, 2014 • VistasComments Off

An evening class will be conducted at 5:30 p.m. on July 31 at the Roswell Adult Center, located at 807 N. Missouri Ave. Cost will be $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-AARP members. You must 55 years old or older. Call 624-6718 to reserve a seat.  ...

Around Town: AI P.E.O. fundraiser scheduled

July 25, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Chapter AI, P.E.O. is holding a fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday, July 26, First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall (use south entrance). There will be door prizes and card games, Mexican Train and if you are a bridge player get your foursome together...

Around Town: Youth football registration begins today at Roswell Mall

July 19, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Registration for Roswell Youth Football will be held every Saturday from July 19 to Aug. 16. Registration will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the main court of the Roswell Mall. Fees are $85 per player, which includes game jersey, use of helmet and...

Around Town: Democrats meet today at Elks Lodge

July 17, 2014 • VistasComments Off

The Democratic Party of Chaves County will hold its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 17, at Elks Lodge, 1720 N. Montana Ave.   Annual Meeting for Assurance Home Board The Assurance Home Board of Directors will be holding their annual meeting...

Around Town: Get your child immunized today

July 16, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Is your child fully immunized? The New Mexico Department of Health and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico (BCBSNM) are offering childhood immunizations today at the McDonald’s UFO Restaurant on Main Street in Roswell. Parents are encouraged to bring...


Teens raising money for yearlong study abroad trips with Rotary International

July 12, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Jesse Thyrion, left, and Juliette Heacox are part of Rotary International and will be spending a year studying abroad in Germany and Brazil respectively. (Dylanne Petros Photo)   Two Roswell students will be leaving the nest at the end of the month and...


Courtesy month a reminder of proper cell phone etiquette

July 12, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Hastings customer Haley Cobb sends a text while shopping with her cousin. (Mary Morgan Photo)   Living in the technology age can be exciting. With new gadgets and toys being made daily, it can be hard to remember our manners. That’s why July is cell...