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    Armed robbery suspects sought

    May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Phillips The Roswell Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery. The robbery occurred on April 26 on the 1800 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue. Three men reportedly robbed a man and stole...

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    Lovington PD helps injured Roswell officer

    May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    From left, Lovington Police Chief Danny Bryant and Lovington Police Lt. Daniel Rodriguez watch as Lovington Patrol Officer Jeannette Sandoval, right, presents Roswell Police Sgt. Steve Meredith with a stuffed McGruff the Crime Dog. Moments earlier, Bryant had...

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    Diamond receives Ethical Entrepreneurship Award

    May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Local attorney Jeff Diamond was recently named the recipient of the Bill Daniels Award for Ethical Entrepreneurship, and he received the award at the 15th annual Ethics in Business dinner and awards celebration held April 23 in Albuquerque. (Courtesy Photo)...

  • Police Blotter: Two suspicious fires reported

    May 1, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police responded to two suspected arsons early Tuesday morning within an hour of each other and on the same block. At around 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday, a fire was reported in a dumpster in an alleyway on the 400 block of South Union Avenue. Firefighters...

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    SGMS takes environmental education to the mountains

    May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Sixteen eighth-grade students from Sidney Gutierrez Middle School recently returned from a three-day camping trip in the Sacramento Mountains. As part of an inquiry-based science curriculum, students studied the effects of wildfires and prescribed burns,...

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    Rotary golf tournament seeks charities

    April 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Rotary Desert Sun Golf Classic is seeking applications from local charities to share the proceeds of this year’s golf tournament. Each year, the tournament directors evaluate all requests and select a primary beneficiary to receive the lion’s share of...

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    Final Weekend for ENMU-Roswell’s Spring Musical

    April 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    ENMU-Roswell’s Theater Department will present the spring musical production, “Spectacular Spectacular,” this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. “Spectacular Spectacular” is a Broadway revue featuring a variety of spellbinding songs and scenes that have...

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    ENMU-R Foundation honors AerSale, Armstrongs

    April 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Robert and Sara Armstrong, special guests at the 13th annual ENMU-Roswell Foundation Banquet held at the Roswell Convention Center, received the President’s Distinguished Service Award Tuesday. (Mark Wilson Photo)   Timothy P. Howsare Record Editor...

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    Two wrecks in two days

    April 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    For the second time in two days, a two-vehicle crash occurred within walking distance of the newspaper office. The Roswell Police Department responded to this collision between a Chevrolet pickup and Toyota Yaris at 23rd Street and North Grand Avenue around...


    Jennings recalls contributions by Harris to community, education

    April 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Lawrence C. “Larry” Harris   Timothy P. Howsare Record Editor It wasn’t until he began serving in the New Mexico State Senate in 1978 that Tim Jennings began hearing stories about Lawrence C. “Larry” Harris, a longtime Roswell businessman and...