Dems talking SOS impeachment

September 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Duran Democratic state lawmakers have wasted little time in calling for the resignation or impeachment of Secretary of State Dianna Duran after the state’s Democratic attorney general on Friday charged the Republican secretary of state with embezzlement, fraud, money laundering and campaign finance violations. The speaker of the New Mexico House of...

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Panda Express on its way

September 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Workers lay in the infrastructure for the new Panda Express, which is being built on North Main Street in front of Walmart. According to the city, the expected opening date for the fast food restaurant with a Chinese menu is Nov. 21. (Curtis Michaels Photo)...


NMMI volleyball players injured in bus rollover

September 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A recent photo of the NMMI volleyball team. (Submitted Photo) Several players on the New Mexico Military Institute volleyball team sustained minor injuries Saturday when the chartered bus they and fellow teammates were riding overturned on a highway near...


Pot farm applicants pruned to 17

September 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The New Mexico Department of Health announced Monday a committee has narrowed the applicants for licenses to grow medical cannabis from 86 to 17. The DOH said Secretary of Health Retta Ward will now review and determine the number of producers that will...


Tree trimming

September 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Workers maintain the trees outside the Roswell Museum and Art Center. (Curtis Michaels Photo) [/auth...


RFD Call Log — Aug. 28

September 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Aug. 28 • At 8:08 a.m., motor vehicle accident, South Atkinson Avenue and East McGaffey Street. • At 11:16 a.m., carbon monoxide check, 2000 block of...


Police seeking driver in fatal hit and run

September 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The New Mexico State Police is seeking an unknown driver involved in a hit and run crash that claimed the life of a male pedestrian around 10:30 p.m. Friday. The crash occurred at mile marker 339 on U.S. Highway 70 in Chaves County. When officers arrived at...


Mayor Kintigh supporting tattoo law

August 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh meets Thursday with Daily Record staff. Kintigh said the city’s police force currently has about a 10 percent vacancy rate. (AJ Dickman Photo) Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh met with Roswell Daily Record staff Thursday for the...


Community partakes in ‘Andy’s breakfast’

August 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Serving free breakfasts Saturday at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church are Sister Lauren Affleck, left, Sister Kayla Turner, right, both of whom are missionaries of the Mormon church, and June Fleig. The church serves the free “Andy’s breakfast” on the...


Fueling around at art show

August 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Playing ring toss Saturday with the art exhibit “Ring Toss” are 4-year-old Drake Arganbright, 1-yearold Faye Arganbright, center, and 3-year-old Elena Faye Howe while their fathers Don, left, and Jeremy stand back. Ring Toss was the concept of Nancy...