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  • dwi-web

    Chaves County DWI arrests for March 21-22

    March 23, 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...

  • Man arrested for unlawful use of licenses

    March 23, 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...

  • RFD-patch

    RFD Call Log—March 20-23

    March 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: March 20 • At 8:03 a.m., medical call, 2300 block of North Sherman Avenue. • At 8:39 a.m., medical call, Pine Place. • At 9:16 a.m., medical call, 100 block of West Hobbs...

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    Teen recovering after bike crash

    March 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A 14-year-old Roswell boy is recovering in a Lubbock, Texas, hospital after being injured when his motorized bicycle crashed into a passenger car in north Roswell Sunday afternoon. The teenager was listed in stable condition Monday afternoon, about 24 hours...

  • Carroll Meserve Martin Jr.

    March 23, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Carroll Meserve Martin Jr., 88, recently of Cedar Bay West, passed away on Friday, March 20 at Community Memorial Hospital in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, surrounded by family. He was born on August 12, 1926, in Malden, Massachusetts to Louise (West) and...

  • Alejandro M. Torres

    March 23, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Alejandro M. Torres, 75, passed away on March 21, 2015 in Roswell, NM.  He was born to Victor M. Torres and Elvira Morales Gonzales in El Paso, TX. On September 14, 1957 Alejandro married Ramona Rodriquez in El Paso, TX.  Together they celebrated 57 years...

  • Dear Editor: 3-24-15

    March 23, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear editor, Has anyone else noticed the mail at the Pennsylvania Avenue post office is not ready for pick up from the boxes at 11 a.m. as posted? When there is bad weather it is excusable since it has to come in from Lubbock, Texas. However last week every...

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    Child obesity rates down, reports DOH

    March 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A portion of New Mexico kids are getting healthy, in a nutshell. Obesity rates among third graders have declined more than 20 percent since 2010, while for kindergartners the body mass index data are lower than in 2010, according to the state Department of...

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    Scholarships available for graduating students

    March 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Republican students in Chaves County have the opportunity to receive a $500 scholarship. The scholarships, for high school seniors and home-schooled seniors, are being given away by the Chaves County Republican Women. Two $500 will be given away May 20 at the...


    Bikes and barbecue

    March 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Motorcycle stunt rider Ray Peters shows his precision jumping skills by driving off of a loading dock and landing dead center on a water bottle below with his back tire.  The demonstration was sponsored by Champion Motorsports Saturday. Peters will ride...