Author archives: Rseyler

  • COSMICON-03-7-5

    CosmiCon brings out stars

    July 6, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    CosmiCon visitors stop by the Pak Rat of Albuquerque’s vendor tables in the Roswell Mall on Friday. Numerous vendors from around the area were in town for the CosmiCon and UFO Festival. (Randal Seyler Photos)   Garrett Wang, center, greets fans at...

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    Tee time for kids at Pecos Valley

    July 6, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    Children practice their swing as coaches look on at the Pecos Valley First Tee in June. Children practiced playing golf after sitting in classes and learning the finer things about the sport. (Randal Seyler Photo)   The Roswell-based First Tee of...

  • VET-CEMETERY-01-7-5

    Laid to rest: Veterans cemetery realization of dream

    July 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Members of the Eagle Riders motorcycle group, which consists of members of the Roswell Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge, process with flags during the grand opening ceremonies at the Gen. Douglas L. McBride-Roswell Veterans Cemetery. (Randal Seyler Photo)...

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    Judge rules Campbell be confined until age of 21

    July 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    There were gasps of shock from family members as District Court Judge Freddie Romero announced his decision Wednesday afternoon that 13-year-old Mason Campbell will be confined until he reaches the age of 21. The decision followed an emotional day of...


    Friedman to miss UFO Festival due to health

    July 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Friedman   World-renowned UFO expert Stanton Friedman will not be able to appear at this year’s UFO Festival as planned due to health issues. Friedman’s absence was announced Monday on the festival website, “We have several...

  • MURRAY-7-3

    Murray: Education has to change if US is to compete

    July 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Gen. Douglas Murray, dean of academics for New Mexico Military Institute, discusses the state of education with the Roswell Kiwanis Club on Tuesday. (Randal Seyler Photo)   The focus of education in the U.S. will need to embrace completion over...

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    Altrusa Club seeks to rename park

    July 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Altrusa Club recently requested the city Parks and Recreation Commission consider changing the name of the Missouri Avenue Park to Altrusa Park. Deborah Goluska, Altrusa member and former club president, asked the commissioners to consider...

  • BIKES-7-2

    Parks commissioners discuss bike trail improvements

    July 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Jane Batson, director of Embrace Inc., at left, and Tim Rogers, an expert in active transportation planning from Santa Fe, second from left, presented a slide show to the Parks and Recreation Commission on Monday explaining ways the city could improve the...


    Non-believers group seeks to do good, offer fellowship

    June 29, 2014 • VistasComments Off

    Doris Rashad, at right, poses with friends from the New Mexico Coalition of Reason in Albuquerque. (Submitted Photo)   It was New Mexico House Bill 302 that brought Doris Rashad out of the atheistic closet. The 2011 bill, entitled “Relating To Public...

  • MICHI-UFO-01-6-29

    Japan eyes Roswell skies; Roswell UFO incident to be featured in upcoming TV special

    June 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Saito   Roswell and the 1947 UFO Incident will be featured in an upcoming special on UFOs produced and broadcast in Japan. Japanese Overseas TV producer and journalist Michi Saito contacted the Roswell Daily Record for permission to reproduce the 1947...