MENU

Archive for February 8th, 2012

  • Daredevil plans 23-mile plunge

    February 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Felix Baumgartner (Courtesy Photo) Roswell might soon be the site of a historic space-diving event. According to the official website of Red Bull, Daredevil adventurer Felix Baumgartner and the Red Bull Stratos team are headed to Roswell for the final...

  • Adair: Senate Dems stalling

    February 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Democratic Senate members are avoiding voting on legislation pertaining to Gov. Susana Martinez’s agenda for the current legislative session, according to Sen. Rod Adair, R-Roswell. “It looks like we’re deliberately not getting to very much substantive...

  • RFC: Cut back 50%

    February 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Among desires to scale back the city’s financial involvement in the event, Roswell’s Finance Committee formed a recommendation which will be sent to the City Council, to reduce the funds allocated for this year’s UFO Festival by 50 percent. Members of...

  • Medipot seminar set for Roswell, March 3

    February 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Established about four years ago and nearly 7,000 patients strong, the state of New Mexico Medical Cannabis program is reaching out to Roswell. The program, which helps those with serious ailments who may benefit from prescription cannabis, will have a...

  • 3rd break-in since January

    February 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (1)

    The woman whose house has been burglarized twice in January was hit a third time on Monday evening. According to the report filed at the Roswell Police Department, she carried in several shopping bags around 5:30 p.m. Monday and then left her house to run...

  • City Council meets Thursday

    February 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell City Council will meet for its regular business meeting at City Hall, 425 N. Richardson Ave., at 7 p.m., Thursday. At the meeting, the council will decide the exact amount of the Lodger’s Tax that will be expended and to whom it will go. The...

  • Police Blotter: TV goes missing after break-in

    February 8, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police were dispatched to the 500 block of Linda Drive, Monday, where a subject broke the back door window and removed a television set. Shots fired Police responded to reports of gunfire in the 2500 block of Baylor, Monday. An officer at the scene saw a...

  • Public Records: 2-8-12

    February 8, 2012 • Public RecordComments Off

    Marriage Licenses Feb. 6 Anthony M. Banghart, 33, of Santa Rosa, and Cristina M. Portillo, 33, of San Patricio. Domingo P. Fuentes, 77, and Theresa Prudencio, 45, both of Roswell. Javier Rojo-Molina, 25, and Maria I. Rodriguez, 25, both of Roswell. Jamie I....

  • Vicente Gallegos

    February 8, 2012 • ObituariesComments Off

    Vicente Lucero Gallegos, “Chente,” 93, passed away Feb. 6, 2012. He was born on May 29, 1918, in Arabela/Las Palas to Francisco Olguin Gallegos and Miquela Lucero Gallegos. His family traces back to when New Mexico Territory became part of the United...

  • John Yule

    February 8, 2012 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services will be held at a later date for John Yule, 86, of Roswell, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home & Crematory. He passed away Monday, Feb. 6, 2012. [/auth...