Weh cited with FEC violations

October 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

As U.S. Senate candidate Allen Weh has been trimming the gap in the polls between himself and Democrat incumbent Tom Udall in a race state Republicans hope will encapsulate a landslide election night that gives the GOP control of the Senate, the retired Marine colonel has again become involved in campaign finance reporting issues. The [&hellip...

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Pig kissin’

October 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Ingram and Griffin each raised $79.79 in their classrooms, tying for the honor to kiss a pig during the school’s Red Ribbon ceremony on Monday. Below: First grade teacher Dolores Ingram reacts while fifth grade teacher Brittany Griffin kisses a pig...


Municipal Court reopens in Penn Plaza building

October 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Municipal Court reopened for business on Monday, but in a new location. Court is now being held at 400 N. Pennsylvania Ave. The court will meet in Room 450 on the fourth floor, and court hours will be 8 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Monday through Thursday....


Museum director talks local event successes

October 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Museum and Art Center Board of Trustees listen to Museum Director Michael Hall, center, discuss the “Aiming for the Stars” event held Friday and Saturday at the Convention Center, Museum and at Pearson Hall. Museum staff helped with the...


Going back in time

October 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Members of the Shire of Gleann Medonach, Roswell’s chapter of the Society of Creative Anachronism, held an event on Saturday. Medieval re-enactors do battle, as well as re-creating the arts and skills of pre-17th-century Europe. The event was held next to...


Bond could bring improvements to ENMU-R

October 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Donna Oracion, college development director for Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell, discusses campus improvements that are dependent upon Bond C being approved by voters on Nov. 4. (Randal Seyler Photo)   When voters go to the polls on Nov. 4, they...


Pumpkin patchin’

October 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above:: St. Mark’s Lutheran Church opened its Pumpkin Patch on Saturday, offering Roswell-grown pumpkins for sale and ushering in the fall season. Funds raised will go to support Rivers of Life, CASA of Chaves County and Cub Scouts Pack 26. Below:...


Miss New Mexico gets to know a little about Mars

October 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Dr. Larry Crumpler of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science in Albuquerque, discusses a meteor impact crater on Mars with Miss New Mexico Jessica Burson, of Roswell, on Saturday at the Convention and Civic Center during the “Space Trail...


Kintigh declares day for Kiwanis district

October 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Mayor Dennis Kintigh, left, reads a proclamation, held by Kiwanis District Governor Joe DeBlasi of Sun City West, Ariz., right, on Saturday, declaring Oct. 18, 2014, Division 4 Southwest District Kiwanis International Day. The Roswell Kiwanis Club held a...


‘Family Secrets’ play today

October 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Claudine (played by Julie Ferguson, left) and Della (played by Anissa Segura) talk about the statistics of domestic violence. “Family Secrets” will be performed at the Pueblo Auditorium today at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10. (Dylanne Petros Photo) [/auth...