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    Educators join turnaround program

    March 19, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Mireya Trujillo, principal of Sunset Elementary, is one of five school leaders chosen to participate in the UVA School Turnaround Program (Submitted Photo). Top Roswell school administrators are spending most of this week in Virginia participating in the...

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    Man sought in hotel robberies

    March 19, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    RUIDOSO — A 35-year-old Alamogordo man is wanted by the Ruidoso Police Department for robbing a hotel in Ruidoso and another Ruidoso Downs. Andrew N. May is identified by police as a suspect in the armed robbery of the Best Western Pine Springs Inn in...

  • Recent DWI arrest in Chaves County

    March 19, 2016 • Police BlotterComments (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...

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    Honoring our home’s past

    March 19, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    BILL MOFFITT ROSWELL DAILY RECORD STORY AND PHOTOS Above: Attendees at this year’s Denim & Diamonds event enjoy a buffet dinner catered by Peppers Grill & Bar. The banquet is held annually by the Historical Foundation of Southeast New Mexico as a...

  • Loreta Amelia Simons

    March 19, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Longtime Artesia resident Loreta Amelia Simons, 85, passed into eternal life March 17, 2016 in Roswell, New Mexico with her daughter, Beverly, holding onto her hands. She was taken from this life after a hard-fought battle with Alzheimer’s Disease, but now...

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    Most library IT systems restored after upgrade

    March 18, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Recent technology upgrades to Roswell Public Library have curtailed the public’s abilities to use the catalog, access online databases, download ebooks and surf the Web during the past three weeks. But a city spokesman said that the good news is that...

  • Awareness part of our American way

    March 18, 2016 • EditorialComments (0)

    There are good, intelligent and responsible people who do not understand the reasons for “awareness movements.” Gay Pride, Black Lives Matter, Feminism, Hispanic Heritage movements and more don’t make sense to them. These people don’t necessarily...

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    Commission on Aging discusses upcoming legal event for seniors

    March 18, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Senior residents in the area can receive free legal advice during an upcoming event at the Chaves County JOY Center. The New Mexico Department of Aging and Long-Term Services will provide lawyers on Saturday, April 14, for local seniors, said executive...

  • Ervin Wayne Brady

    March 17, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Ervin Wayne Brady, 66, of Hondo passed away Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at his home. He was born June 26, 1949 at Roswell, NM and had lived in Lincoln County all of his life. He was a heavy equipment operator and attended St. Jude’s Catholic Church. He married...

  • Luz Juarez

    March 17, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service for Luz Juarez will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at Church of Christ on 1500 S. Elm St., Roswell, New Mexico. Luz Ramos Juarez was born August 23, 1958 to Manuel P. Juarez and Frances Ramos Juarez in Artesia, New Mexico...