Two blood drives set for this week

September 27, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

United Blood Services is holding two blood drives in the area this week. Today, there is a blood drive from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hagerman High School, 406 North Cambridge, in the Commons Area. And on Friday a second blood drive will take place from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Roswell High School, 400 [&hellip...

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Tree trimming underway at Cahoon Park

September 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

A tree removal crew from the Parks Division of the city Parks and Recreation Department works Monday to remove a tree in the east parking lot at Cahoon Park. The tree had become split down the middle, and according to Todd Wildermuth, spokesperson for...


Water district buys $707K drilling rig

September 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Pecos Valley Artesian Conservancy District has purchased a new drilling rig for $707,000, according to its superintendent. The new rig, which has drilling equipment on top of a truck, will replace equipment purchased in 1962, said district Superintendent...


Daily Record brings home 14 awards in annual state press competition

September 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Daily Record staff took home 14 awards at the New Mexico Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest awards banquet on Saturday in Albuquerque. Pictured are, from left, Curtis Michaels, Manny Gonzalez, AJ Dickman, Bethany Freudenthal, Aric...


Recent DWI Arrests

September 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...


Shoplifting incident leads to police pursuit

September 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Police say an SUV hit a female pedestrian in the Albertson’s parking lot on South Main Street and fled. An officer spotted the SUV driving on Deming Street, but the driver refused to stop, resulting in a brief pursuit of less than two minutes. The SUV...


Bullock’s Jewelry hits milestone; Establishment celebrates 90 years as part of community

September 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Don and Kyle Bullock are the third and fourth generations to run the family business. They are preparing a celebration in October at Bullock’s Jewelry at 215 N. Main St. (Curtis Michaels Photo)   On Oct. 27, 1921, the Roswell Daily Record announced...


Attention to detail has helped Pat Goff to build a good life

September 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

If the devil is in the details, Pat Goff will find him. Goff, shown here with some of her genealogy records, is an avid and long-time genealogist whose attention to detail has served her well over the years. (Curtis Michaels Photo) Attention to detail is a...


Employers searching for older employees

September 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

A hiring event for older workers will be held Tuesday afternoon at Roswell’s Senior Circle. The event will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Senior Circle at 2801 N. Main St. Job seekers are encouraged to bring their resumes. Refreshments and door prizes will...


State police: Roswell man killed in crash

September 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Mexico State Police say a 32-year-old Roswell man was killed Friday when he was struck by a motor vehicle on U.S. 380. Joseph Chavez sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a report. Around 7:45 p.m., officers were...