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    Chaves County DWI arrest ­April 6

    April 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (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...

  • Unlawful deadly weapon leads to man’s arrest

    April 8, 2015 • 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...

  • Daily Soil Temperatures: 4-8-15

    April 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Area soil temperatures from the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service, Chaves County Extension Agriculture NW Roswell 53 SW Roswell 52 Dexter 52 SW Hagerman 56 Average ...

  • Paul Miranda

    April 8, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Paul Miranda, 80, passed away on April 2, 2015, in Roswell. He was born on February 18, 1935 to Ralph Miranda and Molly Tafoya in Roswell. A rosary will be recited on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 10 a.m. in the Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Deacon...

  • John D. Helmstetler Sr.

    April 8, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    John D. Helmstetler, Sr., 83, of Carlsbad, New Mexico, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at his home. There will be no visitation. A graveside service is scheduled for Thursday, April 9, 2015, at 2 p.m., at South Park Cemetery, Roswell, New Mexico....

  • Rev. Edward Dean Lee

    April 8, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial and interment service for Rev. Edward Dean Lee will be held on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 11 a.m. in Woodbine Cemetery, Section 7.  Rev. Lee died at his home in Morgan Hill, California, on March 9, 2015, at age 66. He was born on August 18, 1948,...

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    Pet of the Week

    April 8, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    These male Chihuahua mixes are both as sweet as can be and were found together as strays on South Richardson Avenue. It is not known whether they are related. The one on top is brown and 3 years old. The one on bottom is tan and 5 years old. They are both in...

  • Manuel Montez

    April 8, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A viewing for Manuel Montez, 33, of Dexter, will be at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home April 8-10 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. with a memorial service on Saturday, April 11 at 10 a.m. at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Chapel. Manuel was born on October 15, 1981 to Agapito...

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    A bird’s eye on the courthouse

    April 7, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Shawn Naranjo Photo Justice may be blind, but owls can see at night. This great-horned owl was seen roosting for several weeks on a tree along Fourth Street at the Chaves County Courthouse. The bird would roost in the same tree every day, but on different...

  • trinity-pic-04-07-2015

    The day the sun rose twice

    April 7, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Timothy P. Howsare Photo Daily Record Editor Timothy P. Howsare on Saturday visited the Trinity Site where the first atomic bomb was detonated nearly 70 years ago on July 16, 1945. The monument pictured above marks Ground Zero. Throngs of people from all over...