MENU
generic-newsbriefs

Pavement maintenance set for completion Friday

June 22, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Country Club Road between Main Street and Garden Avenue is requiring work to continue through Friday, said Roswell’s public information officer, Todd Wildermuth. The area between Main and Garden will remain closed until the work is completed Friday. Traffic related to local businesses and residencies along the Country Club area will be...

Read More
AlleyBody

Body found in alley Wednesday morning; Roswell detectives investigating suspicious death of unidentified man

June 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (1)

The alleyway between Shartelle Avenue and Garden Avenue is a narrow street characterized by unbagged trash, abandoned items and subtle amounts of greenery along its sides. The body of a man whose information has not yet been released by police was found along...

Generic---Politics

Pirtle considering race for Congress

June 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Pirtle New Mexico state Sen. Cliff Pirtle has confirmed he is interested in running for Congress as seven-term incumbent U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce eyes a race for governor. “My wife and I have discussed this privately,” Pirtle told the Daily Record...

Generic---Politics

Four join county Land Council

June 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Chaves County Land Council has added four new members and seeks to become a more effective advisory board to county managers and officials as it holds its second meeting of the year Thursday night. “It has been in flux for a couple of years,” said...

generic-newsbriefs

First Presbyterian puts the needy first

June 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

First Presbyterian Church has had Larry Sydow as interim pastor for about a year now, and he is happy with what he’s seen there. “I attend the mission meetings,” Sydow said, “and I am really amazed at their attitude toward the homeless and the hurting...

AntelopeCenterpiece

Where the antelope play

June 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sue Ferguson took this photo of a pair of antelope just outside her Roswell home this week. (Submitted Photo)...

generic-newsbriefs

Cancer Services offers free retreat

June 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

On the weekend of Sept. 8-10, Cancer Services of New Mexico is hosting an educational event at the Marriott Pyramid North Hotel in Albuquerque. This is a three-day program to provide information about cancer, and the life that comes with it. This is the...

generic-newsbriefs

Family searching for disabled man last seen in Lovington

June 21, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Ernest Lee Sipe A Roswell family is desperately looking for a family member. Ernest Lee Sipe, 32, was last seen Sunday, said his sister-in-law, Jessie Sipe. The Roswell Police Department’s public information officer, Todd Wildermuth, said the brother of...

Generic---Crime

Roswell teacher brutalized, autopsy shows; Body found near Vaughn sustained head injuries 24 hours prior to discovery

June 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Maria Aragon A Roswell teacher killed in early March suffered a brutal death, an autopsy indicates. Maria Elena Tilton Aragon, 49, considered by family and friends to be a caring and compassionate person, an involved church member and a devoted educator, was...

WyomingAveRoadWork

Construction, closures and repairs, oh my!

June 20, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Road crews work on South Wyoming Street Tuesday afternoon as part of efforts this week by the city of Roswell to repair portions of both Wyoming and East Country Club Road. Wednesday, crews will return to Wyoming Street, with road closures expected between...