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    ENMU-R Briefs

    March 21, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    ENMU-R hosts ‘Explore Eastern’ Local high school seniors are invited to visit the campus of ENMU-Roswell on Thursday from noon to 2:30 p.m. to “Explore Eastern.” Students will tour the campus, meet with staff and faculty, learn about degree...

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    Carlsbad Caverns National Park awards elevator repair contract

    March 21, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    CARLSBAD — A contract was awarded last week to Supplied Industrial Solutions of Granite City, Illinois, for elevator repairs at Carlsbad Caverns National Park. The contract award amount is $235,965. Repair work is expected to begin April 11 and take...

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    Woman killed while attempting to avoid ladder in roadway

    March 21, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A Capitan woman was killed Monday in a fatal crash near Hagerman. Lisa Barrett, 28, was ejected from her vehicle and sustained fatal injuries, according to the New Mexico State Police. The crash occurred around 2:35 a.m. near mile marker 27 on State Road 249...

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    Fire Call Log — March 7-15

    March 21, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. March 7 • At 5:20 a.m., structure fire, 100 block North Atkinson Avenue • At 11:54 a.m., fire alarm, De Sosa Court • At 7:01 p.m., fire alarm, 2800...

  • Dear Editor: Safety, security should come first

    March 21, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    This is not necessarily meant to be a political letter. What I am talking about should apply to any person in any government job, just like it applies to our men in service. The political party they belong to has absolutely no bearing on it. I would like to...

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    Color Dash brings home the bacon

    March 20, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    “Dayglow” was the operant word at the second-annual Down Syndrome Foundation of Southeastern New Mexico Color Dash held Saturday morning in Roswell. The 5K event began and ended near the historic DeBremond Stadium and snaked its way along the Spring River...

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    Passing of the journalistic torch

    March 20, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    McCormack was editor of RDR for a quarter of its 125 years The Roswell Daily Record is glad to be able to honor one of the people who helped to make it that newspaper it is today. When Jerry McCormack began his career as a journalist, he was carrying forth a...

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    Storm-spotting classes available soon

    March 20, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    National Weather Service relies on spotters in severe-weather situations Photo: File photo of the snow storms in December 2015 Roswell/Chaves County Office of Emergency Management and the Pecos Valley Amateur Radio Club will be hosting the annual Skywarn...

  • Laptop computer reported stolen

    March 20, 2016 • 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...

  • Jodie “Jeanice” Crosthwait

    March 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jodie went to be with her Lord and Savior on March 16, 2016. Jodie was born in Roswell, NM on January 25, 1954. At an early age, she learned of Jesus and quickly established a relationship with him. From the time of early youth up to her last breath, her...