Archive for April 3rd, 2014

  • Area Scene: The Alamogordo Music Theatre stages ‘Godspell’

    April 3, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    The Alamogordo Music Theatre presents “Godspell,” its spring show at the Flickinger Center, located at 1110 New York. Shows will be April 11, 12, 13, 18, 19. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Flickinger Center or from any AMT cast member. For...

  • Dear Editor:

    April 3, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    We want to take this opportunity to thank our advocate for veterans, John Taylor, for his service to our country. John is an honorable man and we need more like him. We appreciate him and all others for helping to bring a cemetery for those that gave their...

  • Demolition

    Making way for Family Dollar

    April 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Demolition work is under way at the sites of the old State Engineer’s building and its next door neighbor, the former Los Rancheros Restaurant, located in the 900 block of East Second, Thursday. A new Family Dollar store will eventually occupy the space....

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    Chief Smith speaks with RHS students about leadership

    April 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    On Tuesday, Roswell Police Department Chief Phil Smith met and spoke with a classroom full of students from Roswell High School. The students actively listened to Smith in his presentation regarding leadership and how teens can help enrich the quality of life...

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    Planetarium to hold programs on eclipse

    April 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A total eclipse of the moon will occur over the Roswell area beginning at 11:38 p.m. on April 14, and ending at 3:33 a.m. on April 15. The partial eclipse begins as the moon begins to enter the umbra, or darkest part of the Earth’s “fuzzy” shadow, and...


    RPD attempting to ID man

    April 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Detectives from the Roswell Police Department are attempting to identify a male subject who is a person of interest in a case involving a stolen credit card. The incident occurred on Feb. 19. The man is described as a Caucasian male in his 30s or 40s. He may...

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    Rifleman Clinic set for April 19-20

    April 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Revolutionary War Veterans Association and the Roswell Gun Club will host an Appleseed Riflemen Clinic on April 19-20 at the Roswell Gun Club range. The Appleseed Project is a two-day rifle marksmanship clinic run by the RWVA, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, insured...

  • Police Blotter: Firearms, accessories stolen

    April 3, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Burglars steal $2,000 in guns, accessories Roswell Police investigated the theft of more than $2,000 in firearms and accessories on Wednesday. Police responded to a larceny report in the 2400 block of North Garden Avenue. The theft happened between March 11...

  • Rito Ricardo Castillo

    April 3, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services will be held for Rito Ricardo Castillo, 72, of Roswell at 1 PM, Saturday April 5, 2014 at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Ricardo Vasquez officiating. He passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014 in Lubbock, TX. He was born May 22, 1942...

  • Weldon Miles Watson

    April 3, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m., Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Trinity Memorial Park, Big Spring, TX, 6900 South Highway 87 for Weldon Miles Watson who was born July 28, 1926 in Ira, Texas to Ava and Bill Watson, who preceded him in death. Weldon...