Santa Fe Opera presents Holiday Tour

November 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Santa Fe Opera presents a Holiday Tour at 7 p.m. on Dec. 3 at the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art. Admission is free and all are welcome. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open a half hour before each performance, and audiences are invited to join in decorating bells provided by the [&hellip...

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Hagerman farmer going ‘green’

November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Farmer wants to use grazeland for solar field In the above photo, Hagerman farmer Gilbert Gomez speaks to the Chaves County commissioners Thursday about a proposed solar farm northeast of Hagerman. The county commissioners approved a special use permit to...


Company to hire 200 in NM

November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A national health-care company has plans to hire at least 200 people in New Mexico by the first quarter of next year, with about 130 new hires by the end of this year, the company has announced. UnitedHealthcare offers a full spectrum of health benefit...


New magistrate judge sworn into office

November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Chaves County Magistrate Court Judge E.J. Fouratt, center, is sworn into office Monday afternoon by Fifth Judicial District Court Judge Kea Riggs at the Chaves County Courthouse. Also pictured holding a Bible is Fouratt’s wife, Tobie. Fouratt, the new...


Southside trash pile removed after debris brought to mayor’s attention

November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A city of Roswell sanitation crew on Monday morning removed a pile of trash at West Eyman Street and Weise Place on Roswell’s southside. A neighbor told the Daily Record Monday he’s happy the trash pile has been removed, but he said other piles of trash...

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Free Thanksgiving meal planned

November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Fraternal Order of Eagles will host a free Thanksgiving meal from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday. Assisteens of Chaves County held a bake sale that raised $600 for the event, with all proceeds going for the purchase of turkeys and tortillas. Pictured here...

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Driver trapped under tractor-trailer

November 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A driver became trapped under this tractor-trailer during a rollover accident Monday morning. The tractor-trailer was headed north on State Road 172 and appeared to have missed a turn before rolling over near mile-marker 20, about 50 miles east of Roswell....


Mayor: Health care limited by population

November 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh said residents should report piles of trash such as this in the neighborhood of former military housing on Roswell’s southside. The mayor said the city has programs to collect rubbish and debris and those responsible for...


Magical moments happening at Convention Center

November 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Tori Ake, 7, is delighted as she receives a balloon butterfly from Chad Haley of Got Balloons as her mother Misty Taylor, not pictured, looks on during the Holly-Day Magic Art and Craft Show on Saturday. The mother and daughter are from Roswell. Haley is...


Keeping the faith, along with tutoring and cooking

November 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Therese Dunn Consistent faith and love of children is what kept Therese Dunn teaching for 46 years. Currently in retirement at the age of 82, Dunn has had the opportunity to teach in several unique locations in the United States. In 1952 at age 19, Dunn...