Jessica’s
“Life In Focus”

Jessica Addington

Jessica Addington

Marketing Consultant
Staff Writer

New Year, New Opportunities

As I sat with a friend chatting over coffee, we both pulled out our new planners for 2018 and began talking about how refreshing it is to have soooo many empty pages. Every time a new year rolls around I always look forward to a blank slate and dreaming of what I’d...

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Staci’s
“Notebook”

Staci Guy

Staci Guy

Associate Publisher
Editorial Director
Focus on Artesia

The List

This morning as I was hastily cleaning out my son’s backpack before school I came across his papers from last week. One paper in particular caught my attention. It was a list of things for which his is thankful. While I love the fact that Jackson mentioned his family...

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Kyle’s
“The Buzz”

Kyle Marksteiner

Kyle Marksteiner

Editorial Director
Focus on Carlsbad

May 6 Panic!

I inadvertently caused a state of panic among the other men at the grocery store this morning. My mother is in town, so I went to the store and bought a card and cake. “Oh crap, is it Mother’s Day this week?” asked the large oilfield worker behind me. Another guy...

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Molly’s

“Cowboys & Culture”

Molly Marley

Molly Marley

Rache des Papstes: The Pope’s Revenge

Once I knew that I would be calling Roswell home indefinitely, I set out to get as involved with the community as possible and team up with others who had the city’s best interest at heart. Through writing for Focus I have been able to meet with countless people who...

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