J.O.Y. Centers to receive $81,600 if Bond A passes

October 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Registered voters in New Mexico can choose during the upcoming election to fund upgrades for senior citizen centers throughout the state. If approved by voters, General Obligation Bond A will authorize up to $17 million to make capital expenditures for facility improvements, construction and equipment acquisition projects for senior centers. Passing the...

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Burglars busted by unintended phone call

October 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

An alleged burglar recently called Roswell Police and made an unintended confessional regarding himself and others responsible for the crime. One of the suspects accidentally and unknowingly dialed 911 on his cellphone and, not realizing the call had been...



October 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Goddard High School students, from left, Britt Dixon, Jesus Melendez, Corban Stanford and Marissa Perez present “521O” to the third-graders at Washington Avenue Elementary School on Thursday, preparing for the Oct. 27 kickoff of the “Mayor’s Challenge...


­Weh campaign: Data entry errors caused FEC issues; Udall addresses his own FEC discrepancies

October 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-Santa Fe), left, visits with retired Gen. Jerry Childress on Wednesday at the Roswell Adult Center. Udall was at the adult center visiting with veterans and discussing their concerns, including transportation and health care. (Randal...


Vet cemetery rules approved by board; Regulations will move on to the Buildings and Lands committee

October 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The city of Roswell Cemetery Board approved proposed rules for burials in the Gen. Douglas L. McBride Veterans Cemetery on Tuesday. “This is fantastic,” said Board President Jake Trujillo. “I want to thank everyone for all the work you have put into...


CASA courthouse dog to return to work next month

October 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Moose, a Labradoodle that works with CASA, is on bed rest at the home of the courthouse dog handler Amanda Lueras. Moose will return to work next month. (Courtesy Photo)   CASA courthouse dog Moose will not be around the CASA office for a while, but once...


Peppers to host United Way fundraiser Friday

October 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

If you eat lunch or dinner this Friday at Peppers Grill & Bar, 10 percent of the sales from your food and beverage order will be donated by the restaurant to the Chaves County United Way. The fundraiser, called United Way Day, begins with lunch at 11 a.m....


First-round voting for pet contest ends today

October 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

With 180 entries and more than 2,000 votes cast, the Daily Record’s first pet contest is entering the first elimination round of voting. The field will be cut in about half today at 4 p.m. The pet with the most votes, 200, is Tucker Man owned by Jamie...


ENMMC Auxiliary members receive awards at convention

October 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Members of Eastern New Mexico Medical Center Auxiliary received awards and recognitions Sept. 24-26 at the 70th New Mexico Hospital Association Convention at the Embassy Suites in Albuquerque. This year’s theme was “Volunteers Give the Best Gift of All...


ILEA classes canceled for West African delegates

October 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Several ILEA officials have told the Daily Record that the U.S. State Department has canceled classes for 36 delegates from West Africa who were scheduled to attend the academy next month. (Max Scally Photo)   Dozens of delegates from Ebola-ravaged West...