Archive for November 2nd, 2013

  • GOP internal divide plays out in Alabama campaign

    November 2, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    This combination made from file photos shows former two-year college chancellor Bradley Byrne, left, and Orange Beach businessman Dean Young. The Republican primary in the 1st Congressional District is headed to a runoff Nov. 5 between Byrne and Young. Voters...

  • Volatile prices at gas pumps give drivers whiplash

    November 2, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments Off

    Gas prices dropped to $3.17 at a Speedway station in Kokomo, Ind., Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013. Local gasoline prices are swinging up and down ever more drastically, a result of a national fuel system that is operating with a shrinking margin for error. (AP...

  • Pakistan slams US for killing Taliban leader

    November 2, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    A Pakistani child, who was displaced with their family from Pakistan’s tribal areas due to fighting between the Taliban and the army, plays on a wooden cart left in an alley of a poor neighborhood on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Nov....

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    Kintigh: Derelict buildings contribute to crime

    November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Unoccupied houses line a block of E. Bland St. (Mark Wilson Photo) Dennis Kintigh recently spoke to the Roswell Association of Realtors about law enforcement, derelict structures within the city limits and their influence on crime. Speaking from his years of...

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    Stop order denial means Valley Meat can open

    November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    A federal judge denied a lawsuit Friday by animal rights groups against the USDA, lifting the final barrier for Roswell to become home to possibly the nation’s first horse slaughterhouse to open since 2007. “This is great for Valley Meat,” said attorney...

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    Police want Acosta for questioning in shooting near Kmart

    November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    A woman was shot near Kmart on the 200 block of East Frazier Street early yesterday. Roswell Police Department officers responded to the shooting at approximately 4 a.m., where they discovered Helen Joy Padilla, 45, who had sustained gunshot wounds. According...

  • Gift-Fair

    It’s that time of year again

    November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Jasmine Sisneros, 11, displays her handmade canning jar snow globes during the Christmas Gift Fair at the Roswell Adult Center Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

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    ‘Saturday Spotlight’ has moved to Sunday

    November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Starting Sunday, Nov. 3, “spotlight” features will begin running in the Sunday paper. If you know of someone who deserves recognition and would like to nominate them to be featured, you can pick up a form from the Daily Record’s main office, 2301 N....

  • Police Blotter: Man accidentally shoots his own hand

    November 2, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Accidental shooting Police responded to the Lovelace Hospital Thursday in reference to an accidental shooting. A 22-year-old man had unintentionally shot himself in the hand while cleaning his rifle. The man was later taken to an out-of-state hospital to...

  • Maxine Carrillo

    November 2, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Maxine Carrillo was born October 11, 1929, in Mescalero, New Mexico. She passed away in El Paso, Texas, on Oct. 28, 2013, surrounded by loved ones. Interment took place in Roswell. She is survived by her sisters: Mary Lopez and Cecilia Escobar, of Roswell;...