Author archives: Rseyler

  • LOVELACE-01-6-27

    Lovelace hosts Business After Hours

    June 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Chamber of Commerce hosted a Business After Hours on Thursday at Lovelace Regional Hospital. Dozens of Chamber members and friends turned out to visit and enjoy the evening. (Randal Seyler Photo) [/auth...


    ‘Shipping Wars’ upsets cemetery officials

    June 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The tractor-trailer from the A&E television show “Shipping Wars” delivers a columbarium to the new veterans’ cemetery in Roswell on May 7. The episode aired on Tuesday night. (Randal Seyler Photo)   The Gen. Douglas L. McBride-Roswell...

  • Kiwanis-cutline-6-25

    Volunteers work to support tourism industry

    June 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Judy Stubbs, president of the Chaves County Tourism Council, holds up a point of interest map created by the council to promote local tourism. Stubbs was the guest speaker Tuesday at the Roswell Kiwanis Club. (Randal Seyler Photo)   Even without funding,...

  • MISS-ROSWELL-01-6-24

    Miss Roswell competes in Miss NM Pageant

    June 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Miss Roswell Jessica Burson, second from left, poses with fellow Miss New Mexico Pageant contestants on Monday at the Double Eagle Ranch near Roswell. The Miss New Mexico contenders met Mine That Bird and then received a tour of the UFO Museum. (Randal...

  • HIGHER-ED-6-24

    Garcia: Nation’s future depends on education

    June 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Dr. Doug Mills, pastor of the First United Methodist Church of Roswell, at left, visits with Dr. Jose Z. Garcia. Garcia is the New Mexico secretary of higher education, and he was the keynote speaker at the Friends of Cowboy Bell Scholarship Fund dinner on...

  • SPOTLIGHT-BTK-01-6-22

    Billy the Kid’s ghost returns to haunt Lincoln County

    June 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    William H. Cox II returned to Lincoln and Chaves County recently to visit old friends and favorite sites. In the early 1990s, Cox lived in Lincoln and re-enacted Billy the Kid’s infamous escape from the Lincoln County Jail. Cox, in costume, was said to have...

  • TOBOSA-02

    Tobosa clients visit Sea World, Alamo

    June 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A group of 20 clients and staff from Tobosa Developmental Services recently took a trip to San Antonio, Texas, where they visited the sites, including the Alamo, the famous San Antonio River Walk and Sea World. The trip was funded through the efforts of the...

  • ROCKETS-01-6-21

    Rocket science

    June 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Above: Students in the New Mexico Military Institute’s Junior Leadership Program prepare to shoot their rockets Friday on the NMMI campus. The students were participating in a rocketry class as part of the summer program, which is open to middle school...

  • MISSIONARIES-01-6-20

    Texas youth mission group visits Roswell

    June 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A group of 50 youth missionaries from Fort Worth, Texas, have spent the week in Roswell working on several community projects. Among the volunteers are this group who built this wheelchair ramp, which includes, from left, Taylor Fox, Ben Border, Lindsey...

  • REAL-HEROES-01-6-19

    Real Heroes breakfast brings joy, tears

    June 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Berrendo Middle School student Kendal Sanders, left, looks on as her teacher, Kimberley Featherstone, center, is named the 2014 Workplace Safety Hero at the Red Cross Real Heroes Awards Breakfast on Wednesday at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center....