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5 Simple Steps for a Successful Garden in New Mexico

For planting a seed is believing in tomorrow. – Unknown It’s been a few years since I tried my hand at a backyard garden, but I...
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Community LeadHerShip with Rita London

Sitting on the front porch of Blue House Bakery and Cafe on Canyon Street, Rita London, retired long-time principal of Eddy and...
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Focus on Carlsbad Spring 2020: Letter from the Editor

Beyond age, ethnicity, or any achievement, I am inspired by people’s hearts. Acknowledging the common character and moral...
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Success Makers: Focus Artesia 2020 Spring

Students can write a Successory Note to any school employee that has helped them in some way or done something nice for...
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We Asked, You Answered! Who is the most inspiring woman you know?

Debbie Kinnibrugh I would like to nominate my mom, Debbie Kinnibrugh. She inspires me because she encourages me to do my best at...
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   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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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 –...
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   Events Calendar

Upcoming Events
Jun 05

Roswell First Friday Downtown Market

June 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jul 03

Roswell First Friday Downtown Market

July 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Aug 07

Roswell First Friday Downtown Market

August 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sep 04

Roswell First Friday Downtown Market

September 4 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oct 02

Roswell First Friday Downtown Market

October 2 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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