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  • SPOTLIGHT-Waggoner-Mug-Shot

    Local architect has 35 city projects to his credit

    October 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    By Bill Moffitt Record Correspondent Roswell would not look the same without Dick Waggoner. With some 35 projects spread all over town, Roswell residents, no doubt, pass at least one of his buildings every day on the way to work or school. Born in Albuquerque...

  • BOOK-REVIEW-10-26

    New book highlights scary tales of New Mexico lore

    October 26, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    By Shannon Seyler Special to the Record With Halloween right around the corner, it’s only (un)natural that readers are actively seeking out ghost stories. With so many tales of terror set in exotic, faraway locations such as Transylvania or Tibet, it’s...

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    Preschool Storytime to be hosted every Friday

    October 26, 2014 • VistasComments (0)

    Living Desert Zoo and Gardens is hosting a preschool storytime every Friday at 9:30 a.m. in the Visitor’s Center. A short walk in the park will follow. For more information call Kathryn Law at 575-887-5516. Pumpkin Patch at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church...

  • Robbie Hause

    October 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

      Robbie Hause A celebration of life service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 28, at the New Mexico Military Institute Chapel for Robbie Lee Hause.  Sean Lee will officiate. Rob passed away on October 22, 2014 at the age of 47. ...

  • Donald Wayne Cruse

    October 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Donald Wayne Cruse, 84, of Arlington passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in Arlington.  Cremation services are under the direction of Moore Funeral Home.  Inurnment will take place at Moore Memorial Gardens at a later date. Donald was born September 6,...

  • Robert Armstrong

    October 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert Armstrong Robert Armstrong, age 56, died on October 18th in Roswell, New Mexico from melanoma cancer. Born June 12, 1958, at Otis Air Force Base, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, to Edwin H. Armstrong and R. Wyvonne Armstrong.  Robert attended Archbold, Ohio...

  • Ed Loudat

    October 25, 2014 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ed Loudat, a resident of Albuquerque since 2010 and a resident of Roswell from 1948-2010, died Monday afternoon, October 20, 2014, at the age of 92. Ed was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on May 9, 1922, to Charles and Mary (Kuba) Loudat, who were immigrants from...

  • The last straw for big soda?

    October 25, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

    It’s a match made in nanny-state heaven. Having failed to ban Big Gulps in New York City, former Big Apple mayor Michael Bloomberg has dumped $85,000 into the campaign in San Francisco to pass Measure E — a two-cent tax on all “sugary drinks.”...

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    Literacy council helps adults improve their job skills

    October 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    While studies show higher literacy levels are significantly linked to increased incomes, the Roswell Literacy Council provides trained tutors for Chaves County adults who need help with any learning need, especially related to seeking work or job improvement....


    Honoring the badge

    October 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Several first responders from law enforcement, fire and EMS were recognized Wednesday at the “Character Counts! Honoring the Badge, Upholding the Public Trust” event held at the Chaves County Administration Building. The award winners were all nominated...