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  • Read the good news coming out of Roswell

    April 28, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Good morning everyone and a good day it is when you can open the Roswell Daily Record and find an abundance of great news to read about in our fair city. First, I read about Sarah Bradley and her miraculous gift of life in the form of a heart transplant....

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    Roswell can be like a walk in the park

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    These photos taken Wednesday capture two different nooks at Cahoon Park. The photos were taken at the park’s Triangle Bed, not far from the Butterfly Garden near Riverside. (Sue Ferguson Photos)...

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    Prescription drug take back day occurring

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The public can safely dispose of unwanted or unneeded prescription drugs by bringing them to a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day event Saturday. The local event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Roswell Police Department, 128 W. Second St., is being held...

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    Assurance Home and Thrift Store announce recent boons

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Daniel’s Fund based in Denver recently awarded a $2,500 grant to Roswell’s Assurance Home for the Summer Youth Employment Program. The fund awards college scholarships to 230 graduating high school seniors from Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming....

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    Business tech on display at chamber

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Brian Smith of GeoDecisions says GIS asset tracking is used by many types of businesses and organizations. (Lisa Dunlap Photo) Business and government managers heard how technology might be used to manage some of their business needs during presentations...

  • Police called for bullet hole in bathroom wall

    April 27, 2017 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    The following reports are from the Roswell Police Department and are available at All people arrested or cited are presumed innocent. Roswell police were dispatched to the 1600 block of Jackson Drive at 7:18 a.m. Wednesday for criminal damage. A...

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    Dancing for gold; Roswell dance team to compete in Nationals

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Two dancers from HPAD pose in their camouflage costumes. (Courtesy Photo) Below: HPAD dancers bow their heads in prayer before hitting the stage for one of their competitions. (Courtesy Photo) Roswell’s only youth competitive dance team, Haley’s...

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    Students win documentary competition

    April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

    C‑SPAN and Cable ONE visited Sidney Gutierrez Middle School Thursday to honor local winners for C‑SPAN’s annual national student video documentary competition, StudentCam. During the visit, a C‑SPAN representative presented a StudentCam certificate of...

  • GM, not organic, will feed the world

    April 27, 2017 • EditorialComments (0)

    Ever since Mendel and his peas, the field of genetics has been constantly advancing for the benefit of humanity, with one immense breakthrough, the development of the Crispr-Cas9 genome editing technique, occurring only several years ago. However, dear...

  • Commissioners can still make right call

    April 27, 2017 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    The Chaves County Commission has an opportunity to listen to its constituents and make the right decision regarding the requested closure of Felix Canyon Road. At 9 a.m. on Monday, April 24, more than 30 Chaves County residents, mostly sportsmen, took time...