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Come have breakfast with the mayor

May 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Chamber of Commerce hosts a Morning with the Mayor once a month to allow people from the community to ask the Mayor questions and get updates about what is going on in their community. Breakfast is provided by the exclusive sponsor for the event, Casa Maria/Sunset Villa Healthcare Center. Pictured is Dorrie Faubus [&hellip...

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GOP leader: Hillary must be defeated

May 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Republican National Committeewoman Rosie Tripp speaks at Wednesday’s luncheon of the Chaves County Republican Women. Also pictured is Joan Boué, president of the Chaves County Republican Women. (Jeff Tucker Photo) Republican National Committeewoman Rosie...

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RFD Call Log — May 21 and 22

May 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: May 21 • At 8:22 a.m., medical call, 800 block of Agate Road. • At 9:11 a.m., fire alarm, 2200 block of North Atkinson Avenue. • At 9:19 a.m., medical call, 500 block of...

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Roswell man dies in crash in Las Cruces

May 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

LAS CRUCES — A former Roswell resident who is now a Las Cruces teacher was killed Tuesday night in a motorcycle crash that also left his wife critically injured. Shortly after 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, New Mexico State Police officers responded to the crash, which...

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Roswell’s Most Wanted: Frank Ralph Lopez

May 22, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Lopez   Frank Ralph Lopez is this week’s Roswell’s Most Wanted, according to the Roswell Police Department. Lopez, 51, is described as 5-feet, 5-inches tall and weighing 180 pounds, with black/gray hair and brown eyes. He also goes by the name of...

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Police: No evidence of forced entry after vandalism

May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

Though no windows were smashed and nothing was broken, the students left quite a mess. (Photos courtesy of KRQE ) A senior prank at RHS went too far.     It has been four days since vandals trashed the Roswell High School in what some are calling a...

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Proposed marijuana farm withdrawn

May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

  The applicant for a proposed medical cannabis commercial nursery just northeast of Roswell has withdrawn his application. Marlin Johnson, director of the Chaves County Planning & Zoning Department, said Jon Rose has withdrawn an application to have...

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Trujillo chosen as Dem party boss

May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

  The Democratic Party of Chaves County has a new chairman who says he’s committed to making Chaves County once again a two-party county. Michael A. Trujillo, a former Chaves County commissioner, has been elected chairman of the local party for the...

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NMMI Lusk Hall reopens

May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

After an extensive renovation, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held Thursday for the stately Lusk Hall on the New Mexico Military Institute campus. The $5.8 million renovation, done by local contractor Waide Construction, adapts the building to be suited to...

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RFD Call Log—May 20 and 21

May 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: May 20 • At 8:42 a.m., medical call, 2800 block of North Kentucky Avenue. • At 9:59 a.m., medical call, 100 block of East 23rd Street. • At 10:43 a.m., public assistance, 200...