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    Big ideas come through little instruments for area students

    February 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    BILL MOFFITT ROSWELL DAILY RECORD STORY AND PHOTOS Above: Shown from left, David Estrada, Mason Smith, Elverardo Salas and Tammi Jo Montoya rock out to a ukulele version of “I Can’t Feel My Face” during a concert held at Mt. View Middle School Friday....

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    Gay G. Kernan announces her candidacy for re-election

    February 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    State Sen. Gay G. Kernan, R-Hobbs, back from her 13th session of the New Mexico Legislature, says she’s ready for more. Announcing her candidacy for re-election, Kernan said education and public affairs remain her main interests, but economic diversity is...

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    Local wins regional oratorical contest

    February 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The winner of the Texas/New Mexico Zone 4 Oratorical Contest in Ruidoso, Feb. 6, was Emilee Glenn, a junior at Goddard High School. Her parents are Dr. Richard and Monica Glenn. The topic of her speech was “How My Best Brought Out the Best in Others.”...

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    Man found with meth, smoking device

    February 26, 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...

  • Shared desire to save lives creates precise teamwork

    February 26, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    I don’t know what a heart attack feels like (knock wood), and I never want to find out. I do, however, have a good idea now of what it’s like to have emergency services respond to one. February is American Heart Month, and Eastern New Mexico Medical...

  • Municipal selections

    February 26, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    This Tuesday, voters in Roswell will complete the task of reinstating or selecting anew our city leaders. Eight candidates are competing for three positions in this year’s municipal election, while three others are walking into re-election uncontested. This...

  • Trump’s business sense applicable

    February 26, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    There are always two sides to every story. In the RDR on Feb. 24, there was a guest editorial from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette that blamed the plight of New Jersey on Donald J. Trump because he built several casinos at Atlantic City. During the boom years...

  • Chamber

    Lewis to lead Chamber of Commerce

    February 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Candace Lewis is the new executive director of the Roswell Chamber of Commerce (Submitted Photo). Candace Lewis was named executive director of the Roswell Chamber of Commerce on Thursday by the organization’s executive board of directors. Lewis had served...

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    Work to begin on sidewalk, ADA ramp upgrades

    February 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Three-month project on East Bland Street will feature some lane closures Starting Monday, construction will begin on a project to construct sidewalk and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) ramp upgrades on East Bland Street from Mesa Middle School west to...

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    Home intruder shot by resident

    February 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A 19-year-old man was shot at a home Tuesday located in the 3700 block of Woodbine Way in the East Grand Plains area of Chaves County during a burglary in progress. A resident of the house called 9-1-1 to report somebody was attempting to force entry into his...