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Archive for August, 2011

  • Al Saadi Gadhafi

    August 31, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE — Al-Saadi Gadhafi, third son of the Libyan leader, Moammar Gadhafi, speaks to the media as he arrives in Sydney, Australia in this Saturday Feb. 5, 2005 file photo. The rebel commander in Tripoli Abdel Hakim Belhaj, said Wednesday Aug, 31, 2011,...

  • Police Blotter

    August 31, 2011 • Police Blotter • • Comments Off

    Does the trailer go with the house? Police were called to the 700 block of South Aspen, Monday, following a report of a missing trailer. The property upon which the trailer was parked was sold to another individual, who believed the trailer came with the...

  • RPD arrests Chacon on multiple charges

    August 31, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

    Police arrested Samuel Chacon, 19, on Monday. Chacon allegedly acted as an accomplice to Kris Shuman, 30, in a case of armed robbery and false imprisonment. Shuman has already been detained at the Chaves County Detention Center on charges of armed robbery,...

  • Family feud sparks courthouse brawl

    August 31, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

    A brawl broke out on the mezzanine at Chaves County 5th District Court at 2 p.m., Monday, after a hearing in juvenile court as two families exited Judge Freddie Romero’s courtroom. According to Sheriff’s Deputy D.R. Treadwall, “some seven or eight...

  • RISD bond passes in low turnout

    August 31, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

    Katherine Fairbanks votes in the special school district general obligation bond election Tuesday morning at Military Heights Elementary. (Mark Wilson Photo) Emily Russo Miller Record Staff Writer Fewer than 10 percent of registered voters turned out for...

  • CC United Way helps Boys & Girls Club help boys and girls

    August 31, 2011 • Local News • • Comments Off

    This article is one in a series of stories focusing on local agencies which receive support from the United Way of Chaves County, which is currently conducting its annual fundraising campaign. In a room full of boys and girls ages 5-15, all eyes are on Jaynan...

  • NMML Crashes in Roswell this week

    August 31, 2011 • Local News • • Comments Off

    Rita Loy Simmons and other volunteers plant perennials at the entrance to the Roswell Museum and Art Center, Tuesday, sprucing up the facility for New Mexico Municipal League Conference. (Mark Wilson Photo) Six hundred people are expected to “Crash in...

  • Elva J. Simmons

    August 31, 2011 • Obituaries • • Comments Off

    Elva J. Simmons passed away Monday, Aug. 29, 2011. She was born April 26, 1935, to Unie and Curtis Jones in Rusk, Texas. She married Richard V. Simmons on Dec. 12, 1957, in Fort Sumner. He preceded her in death on Jan. 3, 2003. She also was preceded in death...

  • Johnny Paul Scott Jr.

    August 31, 2011 • Obituaries • • Comments Off

    BLACKSBURG, S.C. — Johnny Paul Scott Jr., 32, of 1329 E. Cherokee St., passed away Sunday, Aug. 29, 2011, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. Born in Roswell, N.M., Mr. Scott was the son of the late Johnny Paul Scott Sr. and Gail Lee Cornmesser Shipman...

  • Lee Roy Rhodes

    August 31, 2011 • Obituaries • • Comments Off

    Memorial services are scheduled for 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Lee Roy Rhodes, 88, who passed away Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, at Sunset Villa Care Center. The Rev. Don Johnston will officiate. Lee was cremated according...