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  • Duffey for District 1 County Commission

    October 12, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

    In the race for Chaves County Commissioner District 1, the only contested race for a county office on general election ballots, the Daily Record believes both Republican incumbent James Duffey and Democrat challenger Eloy Ortega Jr. are well-qualified...

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    Commission candidates queried on issues

    October 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This composite photo shows Chaves County Commissioner for District 1 James Duffey, left, and his Democratic challenger Eloy Ortega Jr. during their separate interviews with the Roswell Daily Record editorial board on Wednesday. (Daily Record photo)   In...

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    Decorate your bra for a good cause

    October 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Imagine That! Scrapbooks & Gifts in Roswell is inviting women to decorate their bras for a cause in support of breast cancer awareness and research. The fundraiser is called “Bling a Bra for Breast Cancer.” Here’s how it works. Drop off (or mail)...

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    NMMI celebrates, welcomes alumni

    October 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    NMMI leaders and special guests watch the parade. (Shawn Naranjo Photos)   A drum major salutes the colors during New Mexico Military Institute’s Homecoming celebration, Saturday.   Institute cadets perform the Change of Flame Guard ceremony....

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    Review: RSO presents ‘Autumn’s Array’ of lovely music at NMMI

    October 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    By Vonnie Goss Special to the Daily Record   A picture perfect autumn evening brought an enthusiastic audience of classical music lovers to New Mexico Military Institute’s Pearson Auditorium on Oct. 4. The blast of trumpets got the crowd’s attention...


    Nuthin’ Fancy returns to Roswell

    October 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Longtime fan, former Cobean shop-owner Leslie McPherson, was first in line for the opening of Nuthin’ Fancy on Thursday at Broadmoor Shopping Center. The history of Nuthin’ Fancy goes back decades as a favorite for locals and visitors. It became...

  • Glass door broken at Days Inn

    October 11, 2014 • 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...

  • Public Records: 10-11-14

    October 11, 2014 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Marriage dissolutions in Chaves County   The following marriages were dissolved in the 5th Judicial District Court in Chaves County from Aug. 25 to 0ct. 6, 2014.   • Aug. 25: Amanda Ruiz V. Christopher Ruiz, Ruben Palomino V. Brenda Palomino,...

  • Dear Editor: 10-11-14

    October 10, 2014 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, We have become increasingly disappointed by the sports page. Friday papers used to have features on the night’s high school sports events, and now all we get is the local schedule. In addition, we have not seen any decent coverage of NMMI...


    Toddzilla TV

    October 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Sal Basille, left, and Francis Garcia, hosts of “Pizza Cuz” on the Cooking Channel, order lunch Thursday from Chef Toddzilla. Chef Toddzilla’s Mobile Cuisine will be featured on Basille and Garcia’s new show “Pizza Masters,” which has them...