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September 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Leon Buckner, of Roswell, checks the 350-cubic-inch Chevrolet engine on his custom-made three-wheeled motorcycle before heading to Ruidoso for the annual Golden Aspen Motorcycle Rally (formerly known as “Aspencade”). The former owner of Leon’s Auto Repair built the motorcycle, along with two others in the background ridden by Troy Teague and Bill...

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Board goes on record against recreational pot; Commission proposes law to regulate adult businesses

September 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Chaves County commissioners demonstrated a united front Thursday against recreational marijuana and adult businesses, although the county’s leaders acknowledged there is only so much they can do to prevent both from sprouting up in Chaves County. The...

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Roswell airport to receive $6.6M

September 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced Thursday that the Department of Transportation has awarded more than $14 million in grants to support air transportation in New Mexico. The Roswell International Air Center will receive...

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United Way provides scholarships for day care; Family Resource & Referral programs nurture children

September 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Providing quality pre-school care for children is the mission of the Working Mothers Day Nursery, located at 500 E. Bland St., and the United Way of Chaves County helps them accomplish that mission. The nursery is part of Family Resource & Referral, a...

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Blue Star Memorial marker rededicated

September 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Veterans Jimmy Montoya and Bill White salute after placing a wreath at the rededication ceremony for the Blue Star Memorial By-Way marker, held by the Home Garden Club of Roswell, Thursday, at the Chaves County Courthouse. The Blue Star Memorial is a...

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Daily Record introduces new sports editor

September 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Boldt   Joining the staff of the Roswell Daily Record is Jonathan Boldt, who will be serving as the new sports editor. Boldt attended Utah Valley University and has worked with several publications, including the Daily Herald in Provo, Utah, and the...

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Police seek Vallejos for armed robbery, firearm

September 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Vallejos   The Roswell Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a Roswell man wanted for armed robbery and felon in possession of a firearm. Albert Vallejos, 36, is 6-feet tall and weighs about 140 pounds. He has brown hair and brown...

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Local dairy’s treatment of cows draws nat’l scrutiny

September 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

This video contains graphic footage of alleged animal abuse at Winchester Dairy of Dexter, N.M., recently taken by an undercover agent of Mercy For Animals of Los Angeles.     Slice of Cruelty website below for more information...

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Cemetery board reviews vet burial policies

September 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Cemetery Board of Roswell met Tuesday to discuss proposed rules and costs for burial in the Gen. Douglas L. McBride Veteran’s Cemetery. The finalized rules will be voted on during the board’s Oct. 21 meeting. (Randal Seyler Photo)   The proposed...

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Rain from Odile to hit surrounding counties

September 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Tropical storm Odile caused waves in Mexico and but it won’t be causing any in Roswell. Roswell residents may see up to an inch of rain today. “A lot of the activity could separate over the eastern plains by Friday,” said Chris Luckett, a meteorologist...