Author archives: Rseyler

  • RODEO-8-15

    Championship Ranch Rodeo begins tonight

    August 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Ranch rodeo action returns to Roswell tonight at the Eastern New Mexico State Fairgrounds when the 26th annual Championship Ranch Rodeo kicks off at 7 p.m. (Submitted Photo)   A longstanding tradition of family fun returns to Roswell tonight when the...

  • MESA-8-14

    Principal: Good things going on at Mesa Middle

    August 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Kiwanian Vernon Dyer, center, visits with math teacher Linda Schultz, left, and principal Jennifer Cole, both from Mesa Middle School, on Tuesday at K-Bob’s Steakhouse. Cole and Schultz discussed the school’s programs with the Roswell Kiwanis Club....


    New El Capitan Elementary school welcomes students; District finishing up $49.1 million in construction projects

    August 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Chad Cole, assistant superintendent for finance and operations, at left, discusses ongoing construction projects with the Board of Education while board members Peggy Brewer, Mackenzie Hunt and Superintendent Tom Burris listen on Tuesday in the Roswell...

  • LAW-CENTER-8-13

    Attorney: Women still face pay challenges, discrimination

    August 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Dr. Susan Scott, left, discusses equality and women’s pay while guest speakers Paige Duhamel, center, and Pamelya Herndon, executive director of the Southwest Women’s Law Center, listen during a program on Monday at the Roswell Public Library. The program...

  • TOURISM-8-13

    Director: Planetarium hosted 1,700 during fest

    August 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Marcus De Thouars, new director of the Robert H. Goddard Planetarium, center, discusses the number of visitors to the planetarium while Roswell Museum and Art Center Director Michael Hall, left, and Chaves County Tourism Council Chairwoman Judy Stubbs,...

  • ALARMS-8-12

    City to consider updated ordinance

    August 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Richard Lucero, city alarms administrator, discusses the proprosed changes to the city’s alarm ordinance. The police committee approved forwarding the revised ordinance on to the councilors for discussion at Thursday’s city council meeting. (Randal Seyler...


    Shelter to expand hours of operation

    August 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Police Chief Phil Smith, at right, discusses the city animal control services with the members of the city Police Committee on Monday at City Hall. The animal shelter is in the process of expanding its hours to include weekends. (Randal Seyler Photo)  ...


    Local judge retires, gave hope and purpose to those around him

    August 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    By Randal Seyler Record Staff Writer Friends, family and professional peers gathered Thursday at the Chaves County Courthouse to honor District Court Judge Charles Currier, who retired from the bench on Aug. 2. Currier, longtime community leader, was...

  • JUDGE-FOLO-2-8-8

    Commission nominates Riggs for judge; Currier honored by friends, family and co-workers

    August 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Kea Riggs, left, nominee for the 5th Judicial District Court judgeship, visits with retiring judge Charles Currier on Thursday following a retirement ceremony and reception for Currier. Riggs received the nomination to fill Currier’s position in a...

  • ICIP-8-7

    Officials discuss infrastructure list

    August 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    City councilors, officials and state legislators met Tuesday to discuss the city’s Infrastructure Capital Improvement Plan. Councilors are working on prioritizing capital projects to submit the state for possible funding. (Randal Seyler Photo)   City...