Two local teens receive scholarships from sorority

August 10, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Staff Report Alpha Delta Kappa, an honorary sorority for women in education recently gave away three $500 scholarships to two students in Roswell and one from Aurora, Colorado. The Roswell chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa is the Zeta chapter and has 12 members involved. Each year, the sorority gives away scholarships to students to help [&hellip...

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Area girls attend ‘Tech Trek’

August 10, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Submitted Photo Taylor Fitts, Skylynn McMinn, Cheyanne Reed, Spencer Pennypacker, Elizabeth Latimer and Ariana Langowski attended the six-day Tech Trek. Submitted Six girls representing Carlsbad, Roswell and Loving recently attended Tech Trek, a science and...

Four schools added to free lunch list

August 10, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Submitted Four schools were added to the free lunch program to join 13 already on the list. The new schools to the list are: Del Norte Elementary, Military Heights Elementary, Sierra Middle School and University High School. The schools that are continuing...


Registration for youth soccer has started

August 10, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Registration for the fall 2014 soccer season is underway. The Roswell Youth Soccer Association (RYSA) is holding registration at Cielo Grande from 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Aug. 12 and 19, Thursday, Aug. 14, and Saturdays, Aug. 9 and 16, from 9-11 a.m. Age...

Around Town: Meet Democratic candidate Maggie Oliver

August 4, 2014 • VistasComments Off

The Democratic Party of Chaves County will hold a meet and greet for Maggie Oliver, democratic candidate for the office of Secretary of State, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 5, at the Democratic Party of Chaves County’s headquarters, at 2801 N. Main...


A Walk to End Alzheimer’s looks for sponsors for September walk

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

A family raises their arms and flowers in support of a family member who passed away at the 2013 A Walk to End Alzheimer’s, represented by a purple flower. A yellow flower means someone was a caretaker of the person with the disease. (Courtesy Photo)  ...


Juried Art Show to take place Aug. 14

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Bruce Gaucher, of Roswell, will have this photo titled “Jokulsaron Iceland Ice Cave” on display duing the juried art show. (Courtesy Photo)   More than 200 works will be featured at the Roswell Museum and Art Center for the Roswell Fine Arts...

New theater company founded in Roswell

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

The Way Way Off Broadway Theatre Company has been granted its nonprofit status, and is now seeking sponsors to help fund its first major production. The company’s purpose is to support and encourange performing arts in and around southeastern New Mexico....

Around Town: American Legion monthly meeting to take place Monday

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

American Legion Post 28 will have its monthly meeting Monday, Aug. 4, at 1620 N. Montana Ave. Dinner is at 6 p.m. and the business meeting follows. All members and prospective members are invited to attend. Contact Nancy Britton at 622-7235 for more...

Around Town: Republican Party headquarters opening

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Citizens can meet their elected officials and candidates at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2 at 324 N. Richardson Ave. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call Joan Boue 627-7399.   Dance at Roswell Adult Center Country Charm will perform from...