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    Prescription Drug Takeback just around the corner in Roswell

    April 16, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    By Steve Wolfe Writing this column today should be easy. It is, after all, about a subject near and dear to my heart — a subject which I can safely describe as a personal passion. Yes, for the 11th time in Roswell, we will again participate in the Drug...

  • Spend wisely the sand that’s left in your hourglass

    April 16, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    “Life is what happens when you are busy doing other things.” Words of wisdom from John Lennon. Do you ever wake up and wonder where the time went? It will be an important question later. Why not make it important today? You will never again be as young as...

  • Turn the pool into a family lake

    April 16, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    The council has spoken. In a little over a week’s time, with no public hearing or citizen input, the council has decided to close the Cahoon Park Pool, an institution that has been a fixture of Roswell for over 80 years. They didn’t just vote to close the...

  • Suicide prevention requires action

    April 16, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    The tragic suicide of former Roswell Daily Record reporter Jared Tucker exposes, once again, a dark reality in the world in which we live: Some people feel taking their own life is the only way out of the pain that grips their very being. It’s a tragedy of...

  • Vet Tech

    Officials eye possible vet tech programs for schools

    April 15, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    RISD considers instruction that may partly take place at city’s animal control facilities The Roswell Independent School District is exploring the possibility of developing veterinarian tech programs for students. This public domain photo shows U.S. Air...

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    Man arrested for criminal trespass

    April 15, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    The arrest records available in the police blotter are public information. Any indication of an arrest on a charge and/or multiple charges does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven...

  • Generic---Law

    Recent DWI arrest in Chaves County

    April 15, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...

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    ENMU-R medical program awarded continued accreditation

    April 15, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Submitted In an announcement Friday Eastern New Mexico University said their Medical Assisting Program has been awarded continued accreditation with no citations by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). The next...

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    City Council honors outstanding citizen

    April 15, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Tabitha Denny, left, and David Bugarin (Submitted Photo). City Councilor Tabitha Denny presented the City of Roswell’s first Outstanding Citizen Award to David Bugarin at Thursday’s city council meeting. The first recipient of the new quarterly award,...

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    Light ‘er up!

    April 15, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Workers secure a new light fixture in the parking lot of a new building in the 300 block of West Country Club Road Monday. The new building is part of Kymera Independent Physicians and is expected to open this fall across the street from Eastern New Mexico...