Author archives: thowsare


    Paradin’ around town

    September 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The sun shone brightly Monday morning as a spectacular parade kicked off this year’s Eastern New Mexico State Fair. Schools were closed and it seemed like everyone in town was either in the parade, or standing along the street watching it. The parade lasted...


    2014 ENMSF Parade winners

    September 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    (Timothy P. Howsare Photos)   Youth organization Float: Girl Scout Troupe 31 Cheer/football: RYFL Bears 9-10 Middle school Band: Mesa Middle School Cheer: Sierra Middle School High school Band: Roswell High School Cheer: Roswell High School Dance:...

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    Daily Record wins 11 state press awards

    September 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Employees of the Daily Record traveled to Albuquerque for the New Mexico Press Association annual convention where the paper won 11 state press association awards including first place for breaking news story, first place for investigative reporting and first...

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    Rhoads Company celebrates 50 years

    September 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Local attorney Rick Kraft gives a presentation about the Rhoads Company, past and present, Thursday night at the Liberty. Bob Rhoads, who passed away in 2013, founded the company in 1964. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   Racial equality and the fear of going...


    5,600 lose power in thunderstorm

    September 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This picture taken between 6:30 and 7 p.m. Wednesday from the St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church parking lot shows a tail cloud that formed during a thunderstorm that knocked out power to 5,600 customers and dropped golf-ball size hail north of the city. (Randal...

  • How to become part of the solution

    September 21, 2014 • EditorialComments (0)

    When I lived in South Carolina I heard the expression “Thank God for Mississippi!” so many times that I was starting to believe it was the state’s motto. When ranked with the other 50 states, South Carolina was nearly always second-to-last in everything...


    Lumberjacks saw away for prizes in Cloudcroft event; 20th annual Lumberjack Day is the only one of its kind in the state

    September 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Vince Marsh Jr., of Albuquerque, was the winner in the 0-60cc chain saw race Saturday at the 20th Annual Lumberjack Day in Cloudcroft. Behind Marsh is Joel Dees of Cloudcroft. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   CLOUDCROFT — While residents and weekend...


    A grand addition

    September 20, 2014 • Local News, UncategorizedComments (0)

    A dedication ceremony was held Friday to celebrate the acquisition of a Bösendorfer grand piano for the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art. Roswell musician Ted Schooley traveled to the Bosendorfer factory show room in Vienna, Austria, to  select the...

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    Rainbow after the rain

    September 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This rainbow was seen around 5 p.m. Friday from South Lea Street. After what seemed like endless days of clouds and rain, the sun finally came out. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo) [/auth...


    Real men sew quilts

    September 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Quilter R. Charles White, right, discusses the detailed work that went into one of his quilts with another quilter, Rick Schneck of Belen. Scheck said he and his wife made a day trip to Roswell for the quilt show. “This is a good show,” Schneck said....