Archive for February 20th, 2014

  • Mayoral-forum

    Jurney, Kintigh debate leadership

    February 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Former State Representative Dennis Kintigh, left, and Mayor Del Jurney shake hands prior to Wednesday evening’s Meet the Mayoral Candidates forum held at the Salvation Army headquarters. (Mark Wilson Photo) Mayor Del Jurney and mayoral candidate Dennis...

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    City candidates spend big to win

    February 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Several candidates seeking to overturn the mayor and sitting councilors have spent substantial sums of cash in the past month, according to financial reports filed Thursday. Mayoral candidate Dennis Kintigh has spent $33,722 since January — more than four...

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    RPD searching for missing man

    February 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Police are actively searching for a missing Roswell man. Michael Bejarano, 20, has been missing since Feb. 13, and police are looking for Bejarano. “He’s 20, and he’s an adult, but his father hasn’t seen him since last Thursday and he is...

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    Meeting discusses raising awareness of child abuse

    February 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A planning meeting to raise awareness about child abuse was held at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Thursday evening. People attending included: Shelley Currier from Wings of Life, Mary Colby of CASA, and Virginia Villarreal and Renee Fitts of the New...

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    Tumbleweeds take flight

    February 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Tumbleweeds propelled by high winds fly through the air along Capitan Road northeast of Roswell, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

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    Film Foundation to hold mixer in Roswell

    February 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Members of the New Mexico Film Foundation will be in Roswell tonight for a filmmaker mixer, which will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Holiday Inn/Oasis Bar and Grill. The mixer, sponsored by the Film Foundation, the Eastern New Mexico...

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    Snyder discusses law and order issues with public

    February 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Chief Deputy Britt Snyder, candidate for sheriff, held a reception at Cattleman’s Southwest Steak and Seafood Restaurant on South Main Street, Thursday evening. Pictured here with his wife, Jean, right, and his campaign manager, Elizabeth Ryan, Snyder...

  • Police Blotter: Police: 5 vehicles reported burglarized

    February 20, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    According to Roswell Police, Construction Inc., reported having five vehicles burglarized on the 400 block of Glenn Drive on Wednesday. There were no signs of forced entry on the vehicles, but $2,000 in tools were stolen, including a pavement saw.  ...

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    Smith Paint discounts, plus Hunter Douglas Rebates add up to Big Savings on window treatments!

    February 20, 2014 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

    You’ll always find super deals on window treatments at Smith Paint. Smith Paint has all the window treatments you might need. Hunter Douglas, Skandia and others, all with expert installation. As a Hunter Douglas Priority Show-case Dealer, Smith’s is...

  • LA-area commuter trains get crash-avoidance system

    February 20, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE -This Sept. 12, 2008 file photo shows rescue personnel working at the scene of a train crash in Los Angeles. Southern California’s commuter train network has become an early adopter of crash-avoidance technology that its own horrific accident helped...