Archive for February 19th, 2014

  • campaign-signs

    Theft of signs creates havoc for candidates

    February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Several of City Councilor Dusty Huckabee’s campaign signs along College Boulevard were slashed again Wednesday. Candidates reported that hundreds of signs have been stolen or damaged during the campaign. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Thieves and pranksters...

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    Upgrade installation

    February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Workers for Data Cell of Albuquerque descend the ladder of the water tower located on Earl Cummings Boulevard after installing a fiber upgrade for Sprint, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Molly

    Courthouse dogs help children through trauma

    February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Molly B. came to Roswell to visit with employees at the Chaves County Courthouse on Jan. 14. She stayed to assist with stressed students and parents after the Berrendo Middle School shooting. (Courtesy Photo) Several dogs became stars during the Berrendo...

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    Senate approves aviation sales tax removal bill

    February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A bill to cut sales tax on commercial and military aircraft sales and services that promises to create some 125 jobs in Chaves County passed the New Mexico Senate Wednesday. The bill, ushered through the Legislature by state Rep. Bob Wooley, R-Dist. 66,...

  • Police Blotter: Toddler taken to hospital after being struck by car

    February 19, 2014 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    A toddler was struck by a car Saturday afternoon, according to Roswell Police. The accident happened on the 1600 block of North Kansas Street. The driver was dropping off the mother and child, and the child got behind the vehicle as it was backing up. The...

  • NAVY-2-20

    Navy pilot training migrates to Roswell

    February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Pilot trainees Ensign Jonathan Glassman, left, and Ensign Travis Edmond are temporarily detached to Roswell from Naval Air Station Whiting Field in Milton, Fla., for Primary Flight Training. (Randal Seyler Photo) Young pilot trainees from the Navy, Coast...

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    CCRW hosts candidates

    February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Republican candidates for City Council answered questions from attendees at a Chaves County Republican Women’s Luncheon Wednesday. (Jill McLaughlin Photo)...

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted: Daniel Gladu

    February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Daniel Gladu, 31, is wanted for embezzlement. The incident occurred on Jan. 26, on the 2000 block of North Main Street. Through the course of the investigation, an officer obtained sufficient probable cause and secured an arrest warrant for Gladu. He is...

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    Local Scouter Mossman receives Silver Beaver award

    February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Local scouter Willis Mossman was recently awarded the Silver Beaver during the Conquistador Council Annual Banquet in Roswell. (Courtesy Photo) Local Scouter Willis Mossman, assistant webelos leader with Pack 360 (now Pack 97, chartered by the St. Paul’s...

  • John Romero

    February 19, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    John Romero was called home to be with the lord Wednesday February 12, 2014 at age 76. John, son of Aristotle and Francisquita Romero was born November 6th, 1937 in Hondo, NM. John is survived by his wife Christella, 3 children; William, Martha and Aristotle...