MENU
chromebook

The Chromebook classroom becomes a reality in Roswell

January 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Julie Dominguez works with her fifth-grade students at Berrendo Elementary on the new Chromebooks that they received about two weeks ago. Several local businesses and organizations donated to a fundraising effort to buy the small laptops, which can log on to the district’s online curriculum with wireless connections. The students also raised money on...

Read More
lisence

New license law causes problems for Roswell man

January 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Pierre Landers, 77, a retired U.S. postal service worker and a resident of northwest Roswell, says he has encountered a slew of problems in obtaining a federally compliant driver’s license due to new laws and the fact that he has a 1957 certificate of...

johnson

Rhonda Johnson serves others by doing the next right thing

January 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

As regional manager for WESST, Johnson spends her work days helping people start new businesses or improve their current business. She also volunteers with a number of organizations in Roswell. (Submitted Photo) It may have been a good thing that Rhonda...

no-image1-537x350

Upcoming Meetings

January 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Monday Roswell City Council Infrastructure Committee, 4 p.m., City Hall conference room, 425 S. Richardson Ave. Roswell Museum and Art Center board meeting, 4 p.m., RMAC Bassett Auditorium, 100 W. 11th St. Roswell Parks and Recreation Commission, 6 p.m.,...

BBBSCivicServants

Life is never the same for the Bigs or the Littles

January 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

The bond established between a Big and a Little at Big Brothers Big Sisters frequently lasts a lifetime. Amber and her Big, Mary, bonded the moment they met and have only grown closer in the 13 months they’ve been together. Amber’s grandparents,...

SeniorCircleExercise1

Be fit, be strong, be healthy

January 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Michael O’Brien, pictured right, demonstrates a “deadlift” exercise with Senior Circle member Will Cass, during a presentation Friday at Senior Circle. O’Brien — one of the physical therapists at Eastern New Mexico Medical...

Generic---Health

Chaves County not at risk for Legionnaires’ disease

January 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Results of an investigation by the New Mexico Department of Health into a cluster of Legionnaires’ disease cases in Chaves County were released Friday, concluding there is no increased risk for the disease within the county. “During our thorough...

generic-newsbriefs

Free Red Cross class offered

January 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

The American Red Cross will be teaching a revised Shelter Fundamentals (interim) Course today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 2800 Wilshire Blvd. The class is free and open to the public. The Red Cross is currently involved in shelter operations in...

generic-newsbriefs

Maintenance work scheduled for railroad crossing

January 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Maintenance and repair work is scheduled to take place on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway tracks beginning Tuesday at the track crossing on East College Boulevard. Traffic will be detoured to East 19th Street. Additional railroad track crossings will...

generic-newsbriefs

Maintenance Scheduled for Carlsbad Caverns elevators

January 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

CARLSBAD — Scheduled elevator safety maintenance at Carlsbad Caverns National Park will require the secondary elevator system be taken out of service to replace steel hoist cables. For 10 days, there will be no elevator service at Carlsbad Caverns National...