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    Four men including employee arrested in Chisum Travel Center robbery

    April 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Chisum Travel Center just north of city limits on U.S. 285 reported a robbery early Tuesday morning. A former employee living less than a mile from the business is suspected in the incident. Two other adults and a juvenile also were arrested. (Timothy P....

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted: Demario J. Allen

    April 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Demario J. Allen is this week’s Roswell’s Most Wanted, according to the Roswell Police Department. Allen, 22, is described as 5-foot, 7-inches tall and weighing 178 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He has tattoos on his right and left wrists, left...


    Learning safety from the pros

    April 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Third graders in Roswell, Dexter and Hagerman got a few lessons on farm safety last week from the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service — Chaves County. The program is funded nationally by the Progressive Agriculture Foundation and...

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    Daily Soil Temperatures: 4-15-15

    April 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Area soil temperatures from the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service, Chaves County Extension Agriculture NW Roswell 52 SW Roswell 48 Dexter 48 SW Hagerman 57 Average 49 [/auth...

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    Hobbs man admits having pound of meth

    April 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Hobbs man was sentenced Tuesday to 84 months in federal prison on a methamphetamine trafficking conviction. Antonio Acosta, 31, was also sentenced in federal court in Las Cruces to three years of supervised release following his prison sentence. Acosta was...


    Roaring ’20s at The Liberty

    April 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A fundraiser for homeschooling with a Great Gatsby theme was held Saturday at The Liberty. Pictured are the organizers of the event, who are all members of the Immanuel Lutheran School PTO. From left, Jessica Breedyk, Cathy Lilley, Katie Cooper, Libbie...

  • Isidore Gutierrez Jr.

    April 14, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Our dearest beloved Isidore Gutierrez, Jr., age 56, of Las Cruces, entered eternal life to be with his Heavenly Father on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 in El Paso, TX. “Izzy”, as he was fondly known to family and friends, was born June 26, 1958 in Roswell, NM,...


    April showers hit the desert

    April 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

    (Charles Fischer Photos) Heavy rainfall from Sunday night through Monday morning caused flooding at the Gen. Douglas L. McBride Roswell Veteran’s Cemetery. Mayor Dennis Kintigh, Below, said that although there is a retention pond to hold excess water, there...

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    Rain Gauge: 4-14-15

    April 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    As of 10 p.m. Monday, the rain gauge at the Roswell Daily Record’s office recorded 2 inches of rain. [/auth...

  • Man arrested for drug paraphernalia

    April 13, 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...