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Mayor welcomes, cringes at prospect of Trump visit

May 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

A protestor of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump holds a burning T-shirt as hundreds of people protest outside a rally for Trump in Albuquerque, Tuesday (AP Photo). Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh said Wednesday, with some reluctance, he would welcome a campaign stop in Roswell from Donald Trump, although the mayor acknowledged any potential visit...

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Artists collaborate on local mural

May 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Curtis Michaels Photos Above: Aaron Torres, Emily Soza and Mike Rawk2 Soza of Pre-Hip-Hop Dance Troupe Space Botz Crew pose in front of Miguel Galindo, Mike Rawk1 Soza, Flavio Shok- Raw Chacon, Zack McClung and Carlos Romero of Space Invaderz Crew at Tokay...

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Fun Walk events celebrate seniors, health

May 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

In celebration of National Senior Health and Fitness Day and Older Americans Month, the New Mexico Senior Olympics hosted two Fun Walks on Wednesday morning at Cahoon Park. The first one was held at 7 a.m. and the second one at 9. Staff and volunteers are...

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Memorial Day brings people to cemetery

May 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Ruben Esquivel, right, and his crew prepare for Memorial Day weekend visitors at South Park Cemetery. Below: The South Park Cemetery field crew are, in front, from left, Higinio Segoa, Fabian Quintero and Cruz Montoya; from back, left, Carlos Romero,...

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Elks For Vets Charity Golf to help vets get to medical care

May 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Daily Record The Roswell Elks Lodge will hold its annual Elks for Vets Charity Golf Tournament on June 4 at the New Mexico Military Institute golf course. The tournament is a fundraiser for local veterans, with 100 percent of the donations going to...

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Chacon gets district-wide prize

May 26, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Besnhi Anchondo Chacon, a student at East Grand Plains Elementary School, won first place in the kindergarten Dragonfly Poster Contest among the entire Roswell Independent School District. Delores Ingram, her teacher, and Principal Ralph Matta presented her...

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Make alien costumes at RMAC’s workshop Saturday

May 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Nancy Fleming, instructor for upcoming Second Saturday session on June 11, in her award-winning costume from the 2015 Alien Costume Contest (Submitted Photo). By Laurie Rufe Interim Executive Director Roswell Museum & Art Center It is now time to...

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Local alleged to have murdered uncle

May 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Suspect was released from detention center days before incident Police enter a house in the 1500 block of Pontiac Drive Tuesday afternoon that according to reports was the scene of a murder Monday. Police were dispatched to the home at about 11:55 p.m. after...

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Roswell’s second Albertsons opens

May 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

As Roswell residents drive down West Second Street this week, they may notice something is a little different. The transition of the Lawrence Bros. grocery store to Albertsons is now complete. Customers now have two Albertsons locations to choose from when...

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City officials consider alcohol sales

May 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Liquor licenses for airport terminal, golf course discussed City officials are discussing applying for liquor licenses to allow sales of beer and wine at the airport and the Nancy Lopez Golf Course at Spring River (Lisa Dunlap Photo). The city of Roswell is...