Author archives: Rseyler

  • ALCORN-12-2

    Dance instructor, community volunteer Bobbi Alcorn dies

    December 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Ron Malone, left, congratulates Bobbi Alcorn, right, who was honored as a Silent Servant by the Historical Society & Foundation for Southeast New Mexico on Oct. 2, 2012. (File Photo)   Local dance instructor and community volunteer Bobbi Alcorn died...

  • SMALL-BIZ-01-11-29

    Downtown Roswell open for Small Business Saturday

    November 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The staff of Once Again Consignment is ready for Small Business Saturday, which is today. Staff includes, from left, Owner Molly Boyles, Diane Chavarria, Anna Swain, Mawaika Duran, Ashley Hunter and Abigail Turner. (Randal Seyler Photo)   Today is Small...


    Community love

    November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Volunteers unload supplies on Wednesday morning in preparation for today’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner, held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Fraternal Order of Eagles banquet hall, located at 3201 S. Sunset Ave. in Roswell. The free luncheon is open to the...

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    Thanksgiving Dinner to be hosted by community

    November 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    This year’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, located at 3201 S. Sunset. The annual tradition began setting up today at the Eagles building, and volunteers and donations are still...

  • KIWANIS-11-26

    Hula-ing your cares away

    November 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Sweet Leilanis members Emma Arzola, from left, Marla Higginbotham and Carol Oas perform a hula at the Kiwanis Club meeting on Tuesday in Roswell. The Sweet Leilanis are preparing for their ninth annual Polynesian evening, which will be held on April 25. The...

  • PARKS-11-26

    Parks committee looks at ‘loos’

    November 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A Portland Loo is a kiosk restroom, and the Parks and Recreation Commission is looking at feasibility of bringing some of the kiosks to Roswell. (Submitted Photo)   The Parks and Recreation Commissioners discussed a public restroom alternative that is...


    Fire chief recommends maintenance, detectors

    November 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Fire Department Deputy Chief Devin Graham displays a gas monitor firefighters use to measure the amounts of carbon monoxide in the air. Graham warns families to make sure their gas appliances and fireplaces are properly working as we move into winter...


    Former judge writes book about faith, career

    November 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Donald W. Price of Roswell, a retired municipal judge from Eddy County, has written an autobiographical book, “They Still Call Me Judge,” which was released in July. (Randal Seyler Photo)   Donald W. Price no longer serves as a judge, but that...

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    Police investigate death of prominent businessman; ‘Person of interest’ being sought by authorities

    November 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Duer   Roswell Police are currently trying to locate a person of interest in connection with the death of a prominent Roswell business man who died at his home on Friday morning. David Duer, 42, of Roswell, was found inside his house, located in the 2600...

  • GARDEN-11-22

    Garden of Love

    November 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Rev. Larry Sydow presented a musical history of herbs to the Home Garden Club on Thursday morning in Roswell. Sydow shared the history of medicinal herbs from 3500 B.C. until the Dark Ages while singing original songs about his favorite herbs. (Randal...