Police: Family members lie to each other on alleged abducted baby

December 4, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Authorities say a family secret turned into a police investigation over Thanksgiving when a woman came home with a baby that wasn’t hers. Roswell police spokesman Todd Wildermuth says the investigation began that weekend when a woman called police to report she suspected the baby her 30-year-old sister brought home didn’t belong to her. Police...

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One dead, three injured in Lea County crash

December 4, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Injured passengers included two infants The New Mexico State Police say a 42-year-old Hobbs man died early Sunday morning after he lost control of his vehicle and was ejected from his vehicle. Two of the three passengers were infants. The driver and all three...


As rec center decision looms, mayor wants GRT; Dennis Kintigh says zoo’s Christmas Railway is nice change of pace

December 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh enjoys some chocolate before December’s meeting with the Roswell Daily Record. (Bethany Freudenthal Photo) Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh met Wednesday with the Daily Record’s newsroom staff for the mayor’s monthly forum...


Christmas season rolls into town

December 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

A mobile church passes by delighted parade goers Saturday during Roswell’s annual Electric Light Parade. This year’s parade theme was Star Wars, in preparation for the new release coming out shortly. (Bethany Freudenthal Photo)  ...


Ringing in the winter with song; NMMI Music Department invites public for winter concert, candlelight service

December 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Trumpet fun with the cadets of the New Mexico Military Institute Music Department. (Submitted Photo) Carols during the holiday season are some of the most endearing traditions that unite people from far and wide, breaking social barriers and connecting young...


Goddard Planetarium programs for December

December 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Robert H. Goddard Planetarium is holding astronomy programs on Wednesdays during December. The dates are Dec. 7, 14, 21 and 28. At 1:30 p.m., the planetarium will present “Astronomy of the Star of Bethlehem” (30 minutes) and “Star Stuff” (7...


Lilley family buoyed by gratitude following traumatic brain injury

December 3, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

After a war, the near loss of his life through brain injury, and a fast but intense recovery, Scott Lilley is proud to be raising his 4-year-old daughter MiKaylie in San Antonio. Lilley’s parents Frank and Jolene can’t get enough of their...

Fire tears through Oakland dance party, killing at least 9

December 3, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

This photo taken from video provided by @Oaklandfirelive shows the scene of a fire in Oakland, early Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016. The blaze began at about 11:30 p.m. on Friday during a party at a warehouse in the San Francisco Bay Area city. Several people were...

Green Party drops bid for statewide Pennsylvania recount

December 3, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Oct. 6, 2016 file photo, Green party presidential candidate Jill Stein meets her supporters during a campaign stop at Humanist Hall in Oakland, Calif. Green Party-backed voters dropped a court case Saturday night, Dec. 3, 2016, that had sought to...

ABQ council member to introduce soccer, rape kit resolutions

December 3, 2016 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Expect some moves by Albuquerque City Council member Dan Lewis on Monday. The Republican says he wants to introduce a resolution to study the best location in the downtown area for a 10,000-seat soccer stadium. Lewis says the...