Mayor says he’d like more police officers

August 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh meets Thursday with Daily Record staff. Kintigh said he would like to see the city police force grow in light of recent violent crime in the city. Also pictured is Vistas Editor AJ Dickman. (Jeff Tucker Photo) Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh met with Roswell Daily Record staff Thursday for the mayor’s monthly forum [&hellip...

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Suspect dead, cop injured after shootout at Taco Bell

August 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Aguilar Mendiola Two suspects who survived a shootout with law enforcement Friday night in north Roswell are being held in the Chaves County Detention Center and will face federal drug-related charges, while a third man was killed and an officer struck,...


Networking, health tips shared at fair

August 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Roswell Job Corps Business Community Liaison JoAnn Lopez, left, and Student Government Coordinator Isaiah Baldonado man their booth at the Health Fair. Health care professions are among the many careers taught at Job Corps, located at 57 G St. (Bill...


Roswell librarian to begin new chapter in Santa Fe

August 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Deanne Dekle, youth services librarian at the Roswell Public Library, assembles prizes for readers who participated in this year’s Summer Reading Program at the library. (Jeff Jackson Photo) If you want to become a librarian it better not be because you...


Bookmobile coming to Hagerman

August 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The New Mexico State Library will bring its Bookmobile East to Hagerman on Wednesday. The bookmobile will be stationed at the Hagerman post office from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. It will make a second stop in Hagerman on Sept. 2. The bookmobile is a...


Officer-involved shooting

August 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Two Roswell police officers assigned to the Street Crimes unit consult each other at the scene of an officer-involved shooting at the Taco Bell restaurant at the 3000 block of North Main Street Friday around 9 p.m. A Roswell Police narcotics officer is...


Exotic cat lost after burglary returns home

August 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Triton, the $8,000 exotic cat, lays on the bottom shelf in a bedroom of Chase Livingston’s new home in west Roswell just hours after he was returned to his owners. Still shaken by his nineday adventure in the wild and a three-hour standoff with Roswell...


FLETC picketing suspended due to complaint filed with NLRB

July 31, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The union for striking service workers at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia has agreed to suspend picketing until Monday. The striking workers, shown here on July 23 chanting “Sí, se puede,” “We can do it” and “Trabajemos...


Citizens unite for sake of love

July 31, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A group of local citizens who are fed up with the alarming incidents of violent crime in Roswell have decided to fight back — with love. They united during a Sending Love to Roswell rally Thursday at the Chaves County Courthouse.  Above: Shawn...


RPD searches for missing girl

July 31, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jacobo   The Roswell Police Department is reporting a missing 7-year-old girl. Izabelle Jacobo was reported missing by her father on July 14. It is possible the mother, Jozi Rae Jacobo, took the girl as the result of a custody dispute. A court has...