Author archives: Rseyler

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    New Mexico to ‘Give Grande!’

    April 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The act of giving is going viral in May. Give Grande! New Mexico will be a 24-hour event raising money for New Mexico nonprofit organizations, including groups that are based in Roswell — and the giving will all be done online. “This is a first annual...

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    German POW Chew honored for service

    April 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    American Legion member and veteran Andrew “Beau” Gamboa, left, greets Jack Chew on Wednesday at the Roswell American Legion Post. Chew was the guest of honor at the American Legion’s ceremony honoring National POW/MIA Recognition Day. (Randal Seyler...

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    NMSP investigate death at ENMU-R

    April 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    New Mexico State Police are investigating a death on the campus of Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell that was reported Monday night. The State Police Investigations Bureau-Roswell was called to the campus at about 9 p.m. and found a dead man in one of the...

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    Mayor discusses citywide cleanup effort

    April 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mayor Dennis Kintigh discusses his plans for cleaning up abandoned properties in Roswell during the Kiwanis Club meeting on Tuesday. (Randal Seyler Photo) Cleaning up Roswell is a priority for newly elected Mayor Dennis Kintigh. As a retired FBI agent and...


    Young couple advocates for babies statewide

    April 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Sheridan Gluff, left, and her husband, Wayne, have been active supporters of the March for Babies since losing their infant, Ryan, to an undiagnosed heart defect in 2010. (Randal Seyler Photo) Wayne and Sheridan Gluff have lived through every new parents’...

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    Preschoolers raise $430 for St. Jude Hospital

    April 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Students at the Generations of Learning preschool in Roswell took part in a Trike-a-thon on Friday to raise donations for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Youngsters rode bicycles, tricycles and Big Wheels around a track to raise...

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    Reins for Life receives $5,000 donation

    April 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Cecelia McCray, manager of Galaxy 8 Theaters in Roswell, presented a check for $5,000 to Reins for Life therapy ranch on Wednesday. The donation was raised with the March 21 VIP premiere of “50 To 1,” the film about local racehorse Mine That Bird’s...

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    Library board submits 4 nominations to mayor

    April 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Members of the Roswell Public Library board of directors chose four candidates to fill three open board seats during a special meeting on Tuesday. Board members nominated current member Patty Bristol to fill one open seat. Bristol is completing a partial term...

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    Refuge offers domestic violence survivors sanctuary

    April 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Cindy Wilson, executive director of the Roswell Refuge, a shelter for battered adults, speaks to the Kiwanis Club on Tuesday. (Randal Seyler Photo) Domestic violence is much more common than you think, and it happens way too often — and chances are good you...

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    Boys & Girls Club plans Spring Break events

    April 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Children from the Boys & Girls Club in Roswell enjoy the spring weather on Monday and inspect the flowers that they planted back in October. The Boys & Girls Club will be hosting a Mix-It-Up event during Spring Break next week featuring several field...