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    ‘Coffee with a Cop’ to kick off Monday

    February 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Beginning this Monday, Feb. 23, Roswell citizens will have the opportunity each month to talk in person with members of the Roswell Police Department in a relaxed, informal setting. The “Coffee with a Cop” program offers the chance for positive ideas and...


    Droning on

    February 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Above: Eastern New Mexico University – Roswell math instructor Coy Speer guides his homemade drone following a presentation to a group of University High School students Friday. Complete with a GoPro camera, Speer created his drone out of parts that he...


    First year for RHS science fair

    February 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell High School judges examine some of the exhibits at the first RHS Science Fair Expo in the RHS Little Theater Friday. This is the first year for the science fair, which recently became a requirement for all Freshman General Science students. Some 360...

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    Balderas, Duran form task force for campaign finance reporting

    February 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Attorney General Hector Balderas and Secretary of State Dianna Duran announced Friday the formation of a joint task force to look at issues regarding New Mexico’s campaign finance reporting, enforcement, referral process and best practices. Shortly after...


    Sheriff’s Office seeking sex offender

    February 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jaramillo   Sex offender absconder Michael Joe Jaramillo is wanted by the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office. Jaramillo is a 36-year-old Hispanic male, is 5-foot, 8-inches tall, weighs 185 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He is charged with a second...

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    DWI arrests in Chaves County Feb. 14-15

    February 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (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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    Marriage Licenses Dec. 5 – 31

    February 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Dec. 5 William F. Briney and Sue Chianta-Ashby Robert K. Cummings and Jennifer L. Patrick Brad L. Winters and Adair Finney Raymundo D. McDonald and Letisha M. Ponce Dec. 8 Eladio M. Villanueva and Karina Romero Dec. 9 Angel A. Martinez and Evangelique R. Sais...

  • RFD-patch

    Fire Department Call Log — Feb. 19 – 20

    February 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Feb. 19 • At 7:55 a.m., medical call, 500 block of East Forest Street. • At 8:25 a.m., public assist, 300 block of East Berrendo Road. • At 8:31 a.m., public assist,...

  • Skateboard damaged

    February 21, 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...

  • Marcia Diane Porter

    February 21, 2015 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Marcia Diane Porter, 69, passed away February 16, 2015. She was born March 20, 1945, in Altus, OK. On July 5, 1982, Marcia married the love of her life, Ron Porter. Marcia served as a policewoman for four years and a taxidermist for 26 years. A member of the...