Author archives: Rseyler

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    City still waiting on final festival financial reports; Officials await information from MainStreet Roswell

    December 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The city is still waiting on final reports from the Fiddle & Griddle Festival and the UFO Festival, Finance Committee members were told Thursday morning. Both festivals are organized by MainStreet Roswell, and the city’s contact with that group, Peggy...

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    Committee OKs funding for CASA

    December 5, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Chaves County CASA has been providing services to the Roswell Police Department and other law enforcement agencies since July without funding, but the city Finance Committee took steps on Thursday to remedy that situation. CASA has been handling the forensic...

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    Children decorate Tree of Hope

    December 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Above: Children from All Saints Catholic School decorate the “Tree of Hope” on Tuesday at the Roswell Museum and Art Center. The tree is decorated by children every year in hope that cancer will be cured in their lifetime. RMAC has displayed the “Tree...

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    P&Z Committee mulls development of city’s northwestern property

    December 3, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Planning and Zoning Committee wants to hold a workshop in January to discuss the future development of the city’s property north of Cielo Grande Park. “In my opinion, this is the most valuable piece of property the city owns,” Committee Chairman...

  • CIVIC-LUNCHEON-02-12-3

    Clubs turn out for annual luncheon

    December 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Above: Abel Esquibel, president of the Roswell Kiwanis Club, listens to Col. David West, right, chief of staff at New Mexico Military Institute, who was the guest speaker at the All Civic Club Luncheon on Tuesday. Below: Roswell High School Choir members...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...