Welcome to our new website! Stay tuned for more new and exciting news. Top Stories Lincoln County Growth Lincoln County, New Mexico is a place where the southern Rockies meet Mexico. This is where the true "wild west" spirit is only... Read More Explore Ruidoso’s Wild Side: The Wild Horses of Lincoln County Ruidoso has plenty to offer those who like to explore: the village; the shops; the mountain; the snow...and the lakes, streams... Read More Oil Investment Pays off for New Mexico In the 2012 issue of Focus Regional, it was reported that the oil and gas industry accounted for 29,000 jobs in the state and $2... Read More Carlsbad Caverns: One of New Mexico’s Hidden Treasures Opportunities for Exploration In Carlsbad, New Mexico’s Own Backyard Just 20 miles Southwest of Carlsbad, New Mexico is... Read More Robert H. Goddard: The Rocketeer of Roswell It is not very likely that a man from the East Coast would come to be known as a hometown hero nearly two thousand miles away in... Read More Regional News Ruidoso Downs’ Job Fair RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (April 10, 2018) — The Job Fair this Saturday at Ruidoso Downs and Billy The Kid Casino offers summer... Read More Press Release: Ruidoso Downs Race Track Announces Major Corporate Sponsors for 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (February 12, 2018) — Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Casino has announced its... Read More NMDA Working with Law Enforcement on Gas-Pump Skimming Cases LAS CRUCES – Have you ever used a credit or debit card to purchase gasoline at the pump? If so, you may want to brush up on your... Read More Pecan Weevil Quarantine In Effect **FAQs have been added to this release** SE NEW MEXICO – The New Mexico Department of Agriculture issued an emergency pecan... Read More Ruidoso Downs Announces Trial Purse Increases And Supplemental Nomination Incentive RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (October 27, 2017) – The trial purses for the 2018 Triple Crown series – both futurities and derbies –... Read More Search for: Events Calendar Upcoming Events Tue 21 Kindred Hospice’s Lunch & Learn August 21 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm Roswell NM United States Fri 24 Cosmic Salad Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening August 24 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm Roswell NM United States Fri 24 pARTy After Hours August 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Roswell NM United States Sat 25 Red Dirt Black Gold Festival August 25 Sat 25 Saturday Morning Stellar Games and Breakfast August 25 @ 9:00 am Roswell NM United States View More… Welcome to FocusNM Focused on…Our People…Our Stories…Our Communities! Jessica’s “Life In Focus” | Staci’s “Notebook” | Molly’s “Cowboy’s & Culture” Focus Voices Latest Issues Reach all of Southeastern New Mexico with our Regional Issue. Call your ad rep for details. Be on the look out for the Focus on Artesia Spring 2018 Issue, coming soon!