Author archives: Rseyler


    Mallion to serve on bench after law enforcement career; Swearing in ceremony planned for Jan. 1

    December 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mallion    Municipal Court Judge appointee Louis Mallion has spent his career in law enforcement, but he never really thought he’d ever serve on the bench. “As a law enforcement officer, you think about what it would be like to be a judge, and I...

  • Law-and-Order-White-1

    Police buy infant formula for shoplifting dad

    December 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Police officers, along with a New Mexico State Police officer, helped a man provide baby formula for his child instead of arresting the father for shoplifting on Sunday. The officers responded to Albertson’s on South Main Street in reference to a...

  • MCDONALDS-12-14

    New McDonald’s to open Tuesday, bringing 70 jobs

    December 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Area Supervisor Danny Kemp, Store Manager Jouanna Lara, Owner Operator John Snowberger and Director of Operations Cedric Cota were all at the new McDonald’s on Thursday preparing for the grand opening of the new store, which will start serving customers at...

  • -politics

    Mayor appoints Mallion to serve as municipal judge; City Council approves funding for Chaves County CASA program

    December 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mayor Dennis Kintigh nominated Lou Mallion to serve as municipal court judge during Thursday’s City Council meeting. The councilors approved the nomination of Mallion unanimously. Mallion is a former special investigations division officer with the New...

  • -politics

    Municipal judge candidate to be announced tonight

    December 11, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mayor Dennis Kintigh is expected to announce his choice for municipal judge at tonight’s Roswell City Council meeting. The council met Tuesday night in a special session to discuss applicants for the municipal judgeship. Municipal Court Judge Larry Loy...

  • COMMUNITY-BAND-01-12-10

    Community Band holds Winter Concert

    December 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Above: Kevin Everitt directs the Roswell Community Band during its Winter Concert, held Monday night at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Performing Arts Center. The concert featured a variety of music, including holiday favorites, as well as...


    RMAC open house is a hit

    December 10, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Museum and Art Center held its Holiday Open House on Saturday, and dozens of young artists turned out to paint their own Christmas ornaments. The museum open house also featured planetarium shows and a scavenger hunt, and the event coincided with the...

  • no-image1-537x350

    New restaurants near completion

    December 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The new McDonald’s restaurant will open next week, but Roswellians will have to wait until next year to enjoy Buffalo Wild Wings and Carl’s Jr. “Buffalo Wild Wings expects to be open in mid-January, but those dates are not carved in stone,” said Bill...

  • LIGHT-PARADE-02-12-7

    It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

    December 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Above: A motorcyclist speeds past an obviously envious Santa during Saturday’s Electric Light Parade in Roswell.  Below: Hot air balloon gondolas light up the night during the Electric Light Parade on Saturday in Roswell. Hundreds turned out to watch the...


    Mikayla meets Santa

    December 6, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mikayla Delgado receives a hug from Santa while her father, Angel Delgado, looks on during Saturday’s Down Syndrome Foundation of Southeastern New Mexico’s Breakfast with Santa. This is the eighth year for the event, and the second year that the breakfast...