Author archives: thowsare


    Dexter fifth grader donates $250 to Walk for Hope

    March 29, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Alexia Loya, 11, hands a $250 donation to Julie Morrow, Walk for Hope chairwoman. Alexia raised the money herself and is the youngest team leader for this year’s event on May 15. Also pictured are Alexia’s mother, Cynthia Amaya, second from left, and...

  • If I could be anything else … auto mechanic!

    March 29, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    I love being a newspaper editor and a writer. But if there was anything else I could be, I’d be an auto mechanic. That probably sounds surprising coming from someone with a desk job who has a college degree, but I love working on cars. I consider myself a...


    Doggone fun

    March 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Canine friends Mira, left, a 31/2-year-old Heeler-pitt bull mix, and Maui, a 10-month-old Standard Poodle, share a drink Tuesday at the “doggie fountain” at the Woof Bowl Dog Park. Established in 2012 by the city of Roswell, the Woof Bowl is located just...


    Saturday last day to ‘march out’ trash

    March 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Saturday is the last day for the city’s March Out the Trash promotion. Items may be dropped off for free from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Elks Pool on Southeast Main and Poe streets. Acceptable appliances and electronic devices include computer monitors and...

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    Pet of the Week

    March 25, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    This beautiful, friendly guy was found as a stray wearing a collar, but his owner has not claimed him. He is a 1-year-old Shepherd cross. He is black with a white chest and paws. Roswell Animal Control Services are provided 24/7. Shelter business hours are...

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    House Fire

    March 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Fire Department along with EMS responded to a house fire in the 300 block of East Sixth Street around 2:15 p.m. Saturday. EMS personnel said no one was inside the house.  The fire appeared to be fully contained when the Daily Record arrived, and...

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    Sheriff’s deputy resigns after arrest by police

    March 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Covarrubias   A Chaves County Sheriff’s deputy who was arrested in Roswell last week on charges of bribery or intimidation of a witness and assault resigned Wednesday morning, Sheriff Britt Snyder confirmed. Allan Covarrubias, 32, who worked as a...

  • Learning about community through Leadership Roswell

    March 14, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

    I got to shoot high-powered, military-style weapons while on the clock Friday. It’s amazing the different things a newspaper editor gets to do on the job. No, I wasn’t firing off weapons here at the office or anywhere else in the city limits. I was...

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    Paw Prints

    March 12, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    It’s not hard to figure out how Smooches got her name. This 15-week-old female Chihuahua has plenty of kisses for everyone. If you are interested in providing a home for Smooches, please come and visit her at the Roswell Humane Society, 703 E. McGaffey...

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    Pet of the Week

    March 11, 2015 • VistasComments (0)

    This 3-year-old female Jack Russell terrier is a sweet, quiet girl. She is brown and white. Roswell Animal Control Services are provided 24/7. Shelter business hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m....