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    RPD donate vehicles to Mounted Patrol

    September 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Police recently donated two used police cars to the New Mexico Mounted Patrol, Troop 13, according to a news release. The donation of two Ford Crown Victorias was an effort to assist another of the area’s law enforcement organizations, according to...

  • Robert “Scotty” Blymn

    September 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Robert “Scotty” Blymn, 77, of Hobbs, NM, passed away Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Hobbs. Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, at First United Methodist Church in Hobbs with the Rev. Darren Skinner officiating. Interment will follow in...

  • J. Refugio Hernandez

    September 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Un rosario sera recitado para J. Refugio Hernandez, 46, de Dexter, NM, a las 7 p.m. el Miercoles, 17 de Septiembre, 2014 en la Capilla de la Funeraria Anderson-Bethany. Su funeral se llevara acabo a las 10 a.m., el Jueves, 18 de Septiembre en la Iglesia San...

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    Wooly worms will change into tiger moths

    September 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Submitted by Chaves County Extension Office Chaves County residents are wondering about the wooly caterpillars that have been spotted scurrying across the roads and highways. The caterpillars are the larval stage of the “tiger moth,” Lepidoptera,...

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    Veteran’s Cemetery board discusses projects

    September 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    By Randal Seyler Record City Editor The Gen. Douglas L. McBride-Roswell Veteran’s Cemetery Board of Directors will be looking at capital improvement projects for the cemetery, including the construction of a pavilion and paving the roadways. The board met...

  • Police arrest two in Loveless Park

    September 16, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police arrested a Dexter man and a Tusla, Oklahoma woman on drug charges early Saturday morning in Loveless Park in separate incidents. Police responded to the 1200 block of North Atkinson Avenue at 3 a.m. on Saturday to assist in a traffic stop at...

  • OK, one last response about the Roswell Police Department

    September 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, OK, one last response about the Roswell Police Department. I never said I didn’t like the police. I like them about as much as I like any government employee. I also never disparaged any individual police officer. I suppose they’re no...

  • ridicule to criticize the Roswell Police Department’s

    September 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, Larry D. Griffin’s letter (Sept. 12) takes me to task for using ridicule to criticize the Roswell Police Department’s use of a landmine-resistant armored fighting vehicle and officers’ tendency to play dress up. He offers some constructive...

  • The only thing we have to fear is fear itself

    September 16, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear editor, The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Where does fear come from? The most common cause of fear is the speculation of what might happen based on uninformed assumptions. Fear comes from our consciousness and is like a dream. When you wake...

  • Obama’s new war on terror

    September 16, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

    Early in his address to the nation about the threat posed by Islamic State terrorists, President Obama spoke an obvious truth: “We can’t erase every trace of evil from the world.” But just a few beats later, he came close to contradicting...