Dominos Heart Transplant

Local Domino’s franchise steps up to help woman needing heart transplant

May 24, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

From left, Anthony Fish, vice president of Domino’s Pizza Team New Mexico; Brian Bailey, president; Michelle Bailey; Sarah Bradley; Caleb Bradley, 4; Chris Bradley; and Logan Bradley, 1 (Timothy P. Howsare Photo). After reading an article in the Daily Record last month about Sarah Bradley, a 27-year-old Roswell woman who needs a heart transplant, the...

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Council approves $73M city budget; Public swimming at NMMI, MainStreet Roswell funding added

May 23, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell leaders pack into a room at City Hall Monday afternoon to discuss the adoption of the city’s $73 million budget. Extra funding was added Monday to expand public swimming this summer at New Mexico Military Institute and for Main-Street Roswell....


Youth ChalleNGe gets ‘do-over,’ fresh barracks

May 23, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sgt. Godfrey and the current Cycle 30 New Mexico Youth ChalleNGe Acadmeny cadets stand at attention during the recent rededication ceremony of the newly renovated barracks. Building 607 is a cityowned property which was an original part of Walker...


Two Roswell Republicans chosen for GOP convention

May 23, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Two Roswell Republicans were elected Saturday as delegates to the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Jason Perry, chairman of the Republican Party of Chaves County, was elected as a delegate from the 2nd congressional district. Two other...


Animal care groups, vets see good in distemper outbreak response

May 23, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

The canine distemper epidemic in Roswell has been largely quelled, according to a local veterinarian, and the city reports that some reforms have occurred to prevent another outbreak. Only eight dogs were known to have the virus by May 20, said Dr. Craig...


Splash Pad opens this weekend

May 23, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

The city’s new Splash Pad at the Poe Corn Park on Second Street will open Friday in time for Memorial Day weekend. There is no charge for using the water recreation site. Hours are from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. during the summer. (Submitted Photo) The city’s...


DWI Arrests

May 23, 2016 • 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...


Man dies in motorcycle crash near Artesia

May 22, 2016 • Local News, Police BlotterComments (0)

Police say a 49-year-old man a died Sunday south of Artesia after he lost control of his motorcycle, which was traveling at a high rate of speed. New Mexico State Police officers responded to the scene around 2:25 p.m. near mile marker 52 on U.S 285. south of...


Local wins car after weeklong showdown

May 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

There is more than just a Big Mac in that box Above: Vanessa Royalty, center in black top, and Katherine Hill, second from left, congratulate each other Saturday after Royalty won the seven-day contest for a 2013 Hyundai Elantra and Hill came in second place,...

RHS Grads

Congrats, RHS class of 2016

May 22, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell High School student John Carlos Hernandez excitedly waits in line Friday prior to the school’s graduation ceremony, which was held at the Wool Bowl (Bethany Freudenthal Photo)...