Author archives: Rseyler

  • RMAC-BOARD-9-17

    RMAC preparing for Art Block Party

    September 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Members of the Roswell Museum and Art Center Board of Trustees discuss the upcoming Art Block Party & Chalk Art Festival during Monday’s meeting at RMAC. (Randal Seyler Photo)   The staff at Roswell Museum and Art Center is preparing for the annual...

  • NMMI-9-17

    NMMI looks for voter turnout in November

    September 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Kiwanis Club Students of the Month Krimhilcla Garibay Carranza, left, a high school senior at New Mexico Military Institute, and Zoie White, a senior at Goddard High, listen to Col. David West, chief of staff at NMMI, discuss the upcoming General...


    The rain on Main

    September 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    North Main Street was a lake Friday morning as rain fell in southeastern New Mexico. Chaves County was not included in the National Weather Service flash flood watches; however, Eddy and Lea counties were warned to watch for flooding. Today’s high is...

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    City Council meetings to begin an hour earlier; New city manager attends first City Council meeting

    September 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell City Council meetings will begin at 6 p.m. from now on — a full hour earlier — after the councilors voted to change their starting time following a brief public hearing on Thursday night. “Now this doesn’t mean we have more time,” joked...

  • TOBOSA-01-9-13

    Tobosa celebrates clients, employees

    September 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Above: Tobosa client Danny Davis, left, celebrates receiving his 10-year award from Rosy Rubio, assistant director of Tobosa Developmental Services, during the 36th annual Tobosa Awards Celebration on Friday at The Liberty. Tobosa staff, family, clients and...

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    Council votes to overturn zoning commission decision

    September 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mary Shepard testifies during her appeal hearing on Thursday during the City Council meeting in Roswell. (Randal Seyler Photo)   The City Council voted unanimously on Thursday to overturn a Planning and Zoning Commission decision that denied a zoning...

  • SR-OLYMPICS-9-12.1

    Athlete: Senior Olympics offer exercise, fun; Annual state competition returns to Roswell in 2015

    September 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Bonnie Bitzer, right, discusses her 19 years as a Senior Olympian while Dina Jenks, left, events coordinator for the New Mexico Senior Olympics, listens. Bitzer was the guest speaker for Thursday’s Continuity of Care meeting. (Randal Seyler Photo)  ...

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    Continuity of Care begins scholarship

    September 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A local group of health care and service providers are preparing to offer a new scholarship through Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell. The Continuity of Care/Cindy Willard Memorial Scholarship will be offered to students pursing careers in health...

  • JUDGE-Kirksey-9-11

    Kirksey sole applicant for new judgeship; Judicial nominating commission meets today in Lovington

    September 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Kirksey   Hobbs attorney Lee Kirksey is the only applicant who has applied for the judicial vacancy on the 5th Judicial District Court, according to a news release issued by the court on Monday. The vacancy is due to the creation of a new judgeship by...

  • YUCCA-9-10

    Parks director: Public opinion split on fate of Yucca Center

    September 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Tim Williams, left, Roswell’s director of parks and recreation, discusses the Yucca Recreation Center with the Roswell Kiwanis Club on Tuesday, while Kiwanian Abel Esquibel, at right, listens. (Randal Seyler Photo)   Residents attending the recent...