Author archives: Rseyler

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    Amateur radio club helps keep runners safe, tracks storms

    July 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Randal Seyler Photo Photo above: Leland Jones, left, and Jim Tucker of the Pecos Valley Amateur Radio Club prepare for Saturday’s Bottomless Triathlon, where the radio club will help monitor the event. By Randal Seyler Record Staff Writer Whether you’re...

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    Sheriff candidates raised more than 71K

    July 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The four Republican candidates for Chaves County sheriff collectively raised $71,765 in the GOP primary, equating to about $16.50 per vote. Sheriff-elect Britt Snyder, who defeated Pat Barncastle by just 12 votes, raised 73 percent of the funds raised by...

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    Gumball machines still deliver goods

    July 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Gumball vendor George Harris gives some gumball to Joann Kreutzberg, an employee of K-Bob’s Steakhouse, on Tuesday in Roswell. (Randal Seyler Photo)   A penny doesn’t buy much these days, but George Harris has a few places where that copper coin...

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    Mardi Gras with aliens

    July 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Randal Seyler Photo Members of the Revolutonary Snake Ensemble added a touch of Mardi Gras to Saturday’s UFO Festival Parade of Lights in downtown Roswell. Hundreds turned out to enjoy the lighted parade floats and music, bringing an end to Saturday’s...

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    Miss New Mexico readies for trip to Atlantic City: Jessica Burson to compete in Miss America Pageant

    July 6, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Miss New Mexico Jessica Burson, of Roswell, signs autographs and visits with young fans on Saturday at the UFO Festival on Main Street. Burson served as grand marshal of the UFO Festival Parade. (Randal Seyler Photo)   Jessica Burson says she is on a...

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    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...

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    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...