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  • Suspicious car leads to arrest warrant

    September 23, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    On Saturday at 8:30 p.m., Roswell Police responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle. They found a Roswell man driving a vehicle with no windshield or headlights. No arrest was reported. The officer spoke to two men at the scene; each made a claim of the...

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    Pearce gets pro-life endorsement

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A national pro-life group on Monday announced its endorsement of U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce for Congress. The Washington, D.C.-based Susan B. Anthony List Candidate Fund said Pearce’s consistent pro-life position stands in stark contrast to that of his...

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    Golf course vandals turn fairways into raceways

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Suspected teenagers caused thousands of dollars in damages last weekend at Nancy Lopez Golf Course at Spring River, and police are hoping for help to catch the culprits. Roswell police said multiple golf carts were vandalized and greens were damaged sometime...

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    State land office earns $7.3M from oil, gas lease sale Sept. 16

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE — The New Mexico State Land Office earned $7.3 million for beneficiaries during its monthly oil and gas lease sale held in Santa Fe. This is the highest lease sale revenue since December 2013, when the Land Office earned $7.8 million. Leases for...

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    AG’s office alerts all state schools on bogus company

    September 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The AG’s Consumer Protection Division is alerting all New Mexico schools and school districts to a nationwide scam by a company calling itself Scholastic School Supply that could find its way to the Great Southwest. Fake invoices for educational supplies,...

  • Dear Editor: 9-23-14

    September 23, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, I left Thursday’s county commission meeting completely puzzled as to why they passed a resolution against recreational marijuana. The resolution has no teeth in it and means nothing yet it made headline news in the Daily Record. One...

  • Roetta Hudson

    September 23, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are scheduled at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24, at the First Baptist Church of Artesia for Roetta Hudson of Artesia, New Mexico. Mrs. Hudson, 78, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at home. Rev. Rick Sullivan will officiate at the services with burial at...

  • Helen Louise Yater Callens

    September 23, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Helen Louise Yater Callens, age 91, formally of Roswell, passed away on Sept. 21, 2014. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at South Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at LaGrone...

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    Old Farmer’s Almanac: The original ‘Google’?

    September 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Courtesy Photo   By Shannon Seyler Special to the Record   Some people stand in line for hours or even days awaiting the release of a new movie, gadget, or hot-selling Christmas toy. But something else has recently been released that’s causing...

  • Henry Vargas

    September 21, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    In Loving Memory of Henry Vargas March 15, 1945 – Sept. 21, 2013. God saw you were getting tired, And a cure was not to be. So He put His arms around you and whispered, “Come with Me.” With tearful eyes we watched you suffer and saw you fade away....