Purple Heart award recipients to be honored at Santa Fe ceremony

SANTA FE — Our nation’s Purple Heart Award recipients will be honored at a special Purple Heart Recognition Ceremony 10 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 26) at...

It’s official: Memorial part of state Veterans Services

Governor Susana Martinez joined state and local leaders to kick off the Fourth of July holiday with veterans in a ceremony transferring Vietnam Veterans...

The Bowsers… Hard work, gunfights & romance

Editor's note: The following article by Ellen Miller-Goins is a reprint of a story that appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle's 1999 Summer Enchantment...

Etown has stagecoach service again!

On May 1, 1894, the stagecoach once again arrived in Etown, New Mexico: The Springer and Moreno Valley Stage Line began daily passenger runs between Elizabethtown...

Nancy Lee Stewart finds inspiration in her surroundings

  Editor's note: The following article by Ellen Miller-Goins first appeared in The Chronicle's 1997 Summer Enchantment magazine. Nancy Lee Stewart passed away April 14, 2017....

History of the Mountain Country: T.D. Neal, Eagle Nest’s Founding Father

Editor's note: The following is a reprint of an article by Lori Gallagher, sister of Chronicle founder Joe Gallagher, that first appeared in the...

Raton centenarian Laura MacDougall recalls 100 years of area history

Editor's note: This is a reprint of a story by Ellen Miller-Goins from the July 15, 1999 Sangre de Cristo Chronicle. Laura MacDougall died Feb....

Moreno Valley winters were no big deal for Jeannine Neal

Editor's note: The following article by Ellen Miller-Goins first appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle's 2002-2003 Winter Enchantment magazine. Jeannine Neal died Sept....

Neal family roots run deep in Red River, Eagle Nest

Editor's Note: The following originally appeared in the Chronicle's 2012 Spring Land & Home magazine. Dirk Neal said he can tell the difference between a...

It was a rocky start for Angel Fire’s ski area 50 years ago

Taos Ski Valley founder Ernie Blake's advice? Raise the mountain 1,000 feet! This side of the Moreno Valley had a sleepy history until 1966. Aside...