DWI arrests in Chaves County

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all persons arrested for DWI in Chaves County. The Roswell Daily Record [&hellip...

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Top real estate producers recognized

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Realtor Association has announced its Top Producers for 2016. A Top Producer is a Realtor who has sold more than $1 million in the same year. Top Producers are: Yolanda Archuleta, Leo Armstrong, Riley Armstrong, Michelle Bailey, Adriana Baker,...


Filmmaker wants to make ‘teaser’

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Las Vegas, New Mexico filmmaker Jim Terr hopes to shoot a key scene for a hoped-for feature film called “The Roswell Effect,” in Roswell soon, and is looking for a few locals to participate. Terr says an ongoing joke between him and his brother — both...


MainStreet Roswell visits Optimists

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

The director of MainStreet Roswell, Kathy Lay, recently spoke at the Sunrise Optimist Club of Roswell. She gave an informative talk on the purpose and objectives of MainStreet Roswell. She also spoke on some of the history or the organization and its...


PRO-Roswell calls for artists to have an ‘electrical’ time

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

One of the first electric boxes at the corner of Main and Fourth streets was painted by students from Arts Beyond the Classroom. (Christina Stock Photo) Pedestrians might have never paid attention to the bulky electrical boxes which are functional but not...


Roswell Solar asks county to maintain road

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Solar, a division of Next Era Energy and the operator of the Roswell-Chaves County Solar Centers, has asked the county to take over maintenance of a small portion of Wrangler Road not too far from East Pine Lodge Road. (Lisa Dunlap Photo) Roswell...


Small-business loans in US shrink since 2009

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Lending to small businesses nationwide has not yet recovered from the 2009 recession, a report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas indicates. The report states that small-business loans and credit lines have decreased 15 percent during the past...


Occupancy Tax Board sticks to budget; Members say they want to be fiscally prudent

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Occupancy Tax Board members from left, Kerry Moore, Josh Ragsdale and Jim Fielding listen to funding requests Tuesday. Board liaison Janice Self is shown at right. (Lisa Dunlap Photo) Opting to fund only the amounts previously budgeted for event requests,...


Zoning board delays second home permit

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

A local zoning board delayed a decision Tuesday night whether to allow an elderly cancer patient to have a second home on his property because neither the applicant nor anyone from his family attended the public hearing. Jimmy Pope has requested a special use...


Xcel and FAA research safe use of drones

February 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Xcel is partnering with the Federal Aviation Administration to use drone technology to inspect transmission lines and gather information about the energy grid. (Submitted Photo) Xcel Energy will partner with the Federal Aviation Administration to research the...