Author archives: thowsare

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    Helping Roswell stay cool

    June 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Commander Lt. Joe West with The Salvation Army of Chaves County and Juan Saenz, garden sales associate at Westlake Ace Hardware, led the kickoff Saturday for The Salvation Army’s fan drive to provide fans to those in need. West and Saenz were serving hot...

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    Rare event for local Catholics as priest is ordained

    June 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Former friar Jorge Hernandez will remain in Roswell as priest at St. John Father Jack Clark Robinson, left, and Bishop Oscar Cantu perform the laying of the hands Friday during the ordination of Jorge Hernandez, kneeling. In the Roman Catholic church, the...

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    Dust off your running shoes, earthlings

    June 25, 2016 • VistasComments (0)

    Runners get extraterrestrial in one of the past races (Submitted Photo). The 22nd annual Alien Chase attracts runners from all over the world By Christina Stock Roswell Daily Record This may be the last race organized by Bob Edwards, who has organized the...

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    Proposed cuts to historic sites draw scrutiny

    June 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Residents: Lincoln could be negatively affected by possible changes One of Lincoln’s many historic buildings. Around 30,000 people visit Lincoln per year, according to the state Department of Cultural Affairs, making it the most visited of the state’s...

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    To be or not to be (on DVD)

    June 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Members of the Shakespeare Club celebrate the 20 first arrivals of what is hoped to eventually be the complete works of William Shakespeare on DVD at the Roswell Public Library on Thursday afternoon. The Shakespearians had hoped to have the complete works...


    Dexter man dies in fatal crash northeast of Roswell

    June 20, 2016 • Local News, NewsComments (0)

    State police say a 33-year-old Dexter man died Monday morning a single-vehicle crash on U.S. 70 northeast of Roswell. Jeremy L. Deason, the vehicle’s sole passenger, was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. Deason sustained fatal...


    Natural beauty, culture and history

    June 19, 2016 • VistasComments (0)

    Above: From left, Dianne Joop, education director for the National Cave and Karst Research Institute in Carlsbad; Valerie Gohlke, NPS public affairs specialist; Maddy Hayden, reporter at Carlsbad Current-Argus; and Suzanna Hernandez, NCKRI advancement...

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    School district gets good credit rating

    June 18, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Independent School District and local taxpayers received some good news this week when a national monitoring agency gave it a strong credit rating. “This is like our report card concerning our financial operations,” said Chad Cole, assistant...

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    Burnin’ like a heat wave

    June 18, 2016 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Story and Photos By Timothy P. Howsare We’ve seen it happen all too often. Taxpayer money is spent to build something heralded as the greatest thing since sliced bread, all the local dignitaries show up for the ribbon cutting and the local newspaper runs a...

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    Chaves County Republicans open new headquarters

    June 18, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Timothy P. Howsare Photo Debbie Maestas, chair of the Republican Party for New Mexico, addresses a crowd of about 50 on Saturday at the grand opening of the new headquarters for the Chaves County Republican Party. The new headquarters is located in the former...