Author archives: JPalmer

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    March of Dimes to hold kickoff for annual fundraiser

    February 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The March of Dimes will hold a free kickoff lunch 12 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, for those interested in registering for the annual March for Babies. The luncheon will be hosted by Pioneer Bank, 3000 N. Main Street. This year’s march will take place on April 12,...

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    RSO to present ‘Charming Tchaikovsky’

    February 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Symphony Orchestra will captivate the audiences of Roswell with “Charming Tchaikovsky.” The concert will be held Saturday, Feb. 22, at Pearson Auditorium, located on New Mexico Military Institute’s campus. The Symphony will open the doors...

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    1 dead in house fire

    February 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The blaze took two structures, the house and a shed. The picture shows not only the depth, but the breadth of the devastation. (Jessica Palmer Photo) A fire, originally reported as a brush fire that advanced dangerously close to a number of residences on...

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    School shows support for Berrendo through hearts

    February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Students from La Tierra Montessori School for the Arts and Science in Española prepare their hearts to comfort, encourage and support the students and staff at Berrendo Middle School. (Courtesy Photo) The shooting on Jan. 14 at Berrendo Middle School has...

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    Doggy Saviors to host another adoption event

    February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Zoey is a German shepherd cross. She and many others who are looking for forever homes will be featured at the Adoption Event at Tractor Supply on Saturday. (Courtesy Photo) Doggy Saviors will host a dog adoption event at Tractor Supply on Saturday, Feb. 15,...

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    Fleming announces bid for sheriff; wants cooperation between agencies, community

    February 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Fleming pictured above Jessica Palmer Record Staff Writer A third man has joined the fray, announcing his candidacy for the office of Chaves County sheriff, Friday. Arthur L. Fleming is a personable man with an abiding love of the community. He attended El...

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    American Legion to discuss updates from legislative session

    February 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Jessica Palmer Record Staff Writer The statewide American Legion and the American Legion Auxiliary held their Mid-winter Conference at the Sally Port Inn, this weekend, from Friday through Sunday. On Saturday, Mayor Del Jurney came to welcome the Legionnaires...

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    Acosta charged with homicide in shooting

    February 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Acosta Helen Joy Padilla, the victim of a shooting that took place on Nov. 1, 2013, in the 200 block of East Frazier, died in Lubbock, Texas, last Friday. According to the original complaint filed in Magistrate Court in November, lead investigator Detective...

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    Fun Run a success

    February 6, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Sgt. Steven Meredith 5K Fun Run held on Jan. 11 was deemed a success by all participants. According to planner Amanda Mason, about 300 people were expected, but so many people arrived on Saturday morning that the event ran out of runners tags and had to...

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    Fundraiser earns nearly $1,000 for assault survivor

    February 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The benefit to raise funds for the victim of a rape who was savagely beaten, stabbed and left for dead raised nearly $1,000. The incident occurred on Jan. 4. The 40-year-old woman is a single mother with two children. She was attacked in her home early in the...