Author archives: Rseyler


    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...

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    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...

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    UFO sightings not unfamiliar in Japan

    June 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    A photo of a suspected UFO reportedly seen over Japan in April 2011. (Submitted Photo)   The Japanese have been visited by UFOs since the 1800s, and that trend continues until today. Japanese TV producer and journalist Michi Saito says UFOs are a...

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    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...

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    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,...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...