Archive for August, 2013

  • National Opinion – Stay out of Syria

    August 30, 2013 • EditorialComments (0)

    Please, not again. Yet there it was in a news report: Finding of strong evidence that the regime in Syria used chemical weapons against its own people raises chances of “a U.S. military strike.” It would not be a major incursion, administration officials...

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    Health survey checks Roswell’s pulse

    August 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Mark Wilson Photo Medical technician Joe Glynn takes measurements of John Hagstrom during a CDC National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey held at ENMU-R, Thursday morning. Amy Vogelsang Record Staff Writer Four trailers sit parked at Eastern New Mexico...

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    Chemical leak at Leprino hospitalizes 17

    August 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Mark Wilson Photo An ambulance leaves Leprino Foods following an ammonia leak that forced the evacuation of the plant and sent 17 workers to area hospitals with minor injuries, Thursday morning. Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer A liquid ammonia leak at...

  • Karen Yvonne Uhrich

    August 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Karen Yvonne Uhrich 1952-2013 Karen Yvonne Uhrich passed away at her home on Sunday, August 18, 2013, after a long battle with cancer. Karen was born on October 18, 1952, in Moberly, Missouri, to Ben Jack and Leta Lorraine (Tipton) Wills. She attended Robert...

  • Veronica “Betty” Villescas Lucero Chavez

    August 29, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    On Wednesday, August 28, 2013, our beloved Veronica “Betty” Chavez, 95, of Roswell, NM, passed on to be with our Heavenly Father surrounded by her children. Betty was born June 28, 1918, in Arabela, NM, to Amarante and Rebecca Lucero. She married Melchor...

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    RDR news now on KBCQ Radio

    August 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Local radio station KBCQ is now broadcasting headline news from the Roswell Daily Record five times daily. The content of the fast-paced 60-second newscast comes directly from the newsroom of the Daily Record, making it the most local and up-to-date broadcast...

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    Council approves police contract

    August 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer City Council approved a new, two-year contract for the Roswell Police Officers Association Thursday that included a pay increase and other incentives in a positive step toward encourage retention, councilors said. “When...

  • Altrusa awards fall scholarships

    August 29, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Altrusa Club of Roswell and the Altrusa Club of Roswell Foundation have awarded $4,400 in scholarships to Eastern New Mexico University- Roswell students this fall semester. Chairman of the Vocational Services Committee, Deborah Goluska, said there were...

  • Slash pit near Cloudcroft to open for one day

    August 29, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

    Cloudcroft — The Sacramento Ranger District will provide access to the slash pit, located one mile northeast of Cloudcroft, on Sept. 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., before closing for the remainder of the fall and winter seasons. The primary purpose of the Forest...