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    Wounded Warriors to raise money for vets by hosting golf tournament

    August 10, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    Courtesy Photo Each year at the golf tournament, the flags are presented and there is a moment of silence for all veterans, wounded or killed in battle. By Dylanne Petros Vistas Editor The Roswell Elks Lodge 969 will be hosting its annual New Mexico Elks...

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    Roswell Mud, Sweat and Tears, Color Run this weekend

    August 10, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    By Rey Berrones Vision Editor The Roswell Mud, Sweat and Tears will be put on for a second year. Last year’s event exceeded expectations, and this year’s event will use the feedback from everyone that participated last year to improve on and...

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    Two local teens receive scholarships from sorority

    August 10, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    Courtesy Photo During their down time, Angeles and other students got to explore Washington, D.C., to see famous monuments and the White House. Staff Report Ariana Angeles recently traveled to George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., to attend the Washington...

  • Two local teens receive scholarships from sorority

    August 10, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    Staff Report Alpha Delta Kappa, an honorary sorority for women in education recently gave away three $500 scholarships to two students in Roswell and one from Aurora, Colorado. The Roswell chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa is the Zeta chapter and has 12 members...

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    Area girls attend ‘Tech Trek’

    August 10, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    Submitted Photo Taylor Fitts, Skylynn McMinn, Cheyanne Reed, Spencer Pennypacker, Elizabeth Latimer and Ariana Langowski attended the six-day Tech Trek. Submitted Six girls representing Carlsbad, Roswell and Loving recently attended Tech Trek, a science and...

  • Four schools added to free lunch list

    August 10, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    Submitted Four schools were added to the free lunch program to join 13 already on the list. The new schools to the list are: Del Norte Elementary, Military Heights Elementary, Sierra Middle School and University High School. The schools that are continuing...

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    Registration for youth soccer has started

    August 10, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    Registration for the fall 2014 soccer season is underway. The Roswell Youth Soccer Association (RYSA) is holding registration at Cielo Grande from 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Aug. 12 and 19, Thursday, Aug. 14, and Saturdays, Aug. 9 and 16, from 9-11 a.m. Age...

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    Smokey turns 70

    August 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    File Photo by Bill Moffitt A Smokey Bear character waves to visitors at the Smokey Bear Historical Park in his home town of Capitan, 70 miles west of Roswell. Smokey Bear is turning 70 today, but don’t bring any candles to the party, please. As the...

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    Councilor Perry wants to challenge marijuana law

    August 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    By Randal Seyler and Jeff Tucker Record Staff Writers Roswell City Councilor Jason Perry has a question that King Solomon would have trouble answering — If you are going to break a law, which one should you break? “In a nutshell, I’m not here to argue...

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    Riggs appointed to 5th Judicial District Court

    August 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Staff Report Gov. Susana Martinez announced the appointment of attorney Kea Riggs of Roswell to fill the vacancy on the 5th Judicial District Court in Chaves County on Friday. Riggs was nominated for the judgeship on Thursday following the convening of a...