Author archives: Rseyler

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    Running to help out

    August 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Bob Edwards, left, presents a check for $1,500 from the Roswell Runners Club to Parks Commissioner Mandi Owens, from left, Spring Park Zoo Director Elaine Mayfield and Parks Director Tim Williams on Monday. The money was raised during the 21st annual Spring...

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    Advisory board to consider veterans cemetery rules

    August 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Members of the cemetery advisory board discuss proposed rules for the veterans cemetery during a meeting on Tuesday at South Park Cemetery. (Randal Seyler Photo)   The South Park Cemetery Advisory Board was presented a set of proposed rules for burials...

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    Council, officials discuss animal control

    August 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    City Clerk Sharon Coll discusses the packets she distributed to City Council members during the workshop on the city’s Animal Control Services on Wednesday at City Hall. (Randal Seyler Photo)   The City Council received an update from police...

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    Workshops on Yucca’s future to begin Saturday

    August 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The city Parks & Recreation Committee and Commission will begin holding workshops this weekend to get public input on the fate of the Yucca Recreation Center. The first workshop will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the Yucca Recreation Center, said...

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    Shea: Student athletes excel on field, in class

    August 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Brian Shea, left, director of activities and athletics for Roswell Independent School District, discusses the academic and athletic success of the district’s student athletes while Kiwanis Club President Ed David listens on Tuesday in Roswell. (Randal...

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    Rodeo features local cowboys in ranch competition

    August 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Ranch cowboys from the Bell Ranch compete in the penning competition on Saturday at the 26th annual New Mexico Championship Ranch Rodeo, which was held this past weekend in Roswell. Members of the Bell Ranch team include Zack Burson, Kris Wilson, Bryan Clark,...

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    Officials started interviewing city manager candidates last week

    August 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell councilors began the process of interviewing candidates for the city manager’s position last week, and met with a second candidate on Monday. City Manager Larry Fry announced his intention to leave the position during the City Council meeting in...

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    Illegal meeting nullifies city commission vote; Property owners appeal zoning denial

    August 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The city Planning and Zoning Commissioners denied a zoning change request, but an illegal executive session by the commissioners nullified their decision, the Roswell City Council was told Thursday night. “I’m not pleased about what has happened,” said...

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    103 graduate from Job Corps

    August 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Job Corps Center students celebrated their success on Friday when the Job Corps held its Summer Graduation Ceremony at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center. There were 103 students receiving diplomas, and Rep. Candy Spence Ezzell of Roswell was the...


    Council OKs capital improvement plan; Missouri Avenue Park to become Altrusa Park

    August 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Stacye Hunter, left, receives a copy of the proclamation Mayor Dennis Kintigh, right, read at Thursday’s City Council meeting, declaring Stacye Hunter Day. (Randal Seyler Photo)   The City Council approved a no-frills Infrastructure Capital Improvement...