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School board honors Roswell Coyotes

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell High School Boys Basketball squad were front and center at Tuesday’s school board meeting when the Coyotes were honored for their 2014 State Championship by the Roswell Independent School District’s Board of Education. (Randal Seyler Photo) The Roswell Independent School District Board of Education members honored the Roswell High basketball...

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Community expresses ‘deep concern’ over prairie chicken listing

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Farmers, oil and gas producers, landowners and concerned residents crowded the Chamber of Commerce Tuesday for a town hall meeting held by Congressman Steve Pearce about the federal lesser prairie chicken listing. Some of the attendees filled the room and...

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Going for the gold

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Students from Military Heights Elementary compete in the 100-meter dash at New Mexico Military Institute, Wednesday morning, in a qualifying heat to determine the school’s fastest athletes to represent the school in the upcoming Roswell Games. The...

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Sheriff candidates speak at CCRW luncheon

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

From left: Chaves County sheriff Republican candidates Gary Graves, Art Fleming, Britt Snyder and Pat Barncastle spoke at the Chaves County Republican Women’s luncheon Wednesday. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Protecting county citizens and their...

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ENMU-R commencement ceremonies set for May 9

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

ENMU-Roswell will hold two commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 9, at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center. The first ceremony will begin at 5 p.m. for those graduation candidates who will receive Certificates of Employability, Certificates of...

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New cath lab opens at Lovelace hospital

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Lovelace Regional Hospital in Roswell will celebrate the opening of a new cardiac catheterization laboratory from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22. “We are proud to bring this needed service to our community,” said Dawn Tschabrun, CEO, Lovelace Regional...

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Blood moon

April 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The full moon blushes red as it passes into Earth’s shadow during a total lunar eclipse early Tuesday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

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Gov. denies Roswell’s bid for vet cemetery

April 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (2)

Roswell’s request for a federally designated veterans’ cemetery was denied, Gov. Susana Martinez announced Tuesday. The four cities selected for the first phase of the new state program to provide veterans’ cemeteries for rural communities were Angel...

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Police Committee discusses officer retention program

April 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Police Committee discussed a proposed master law enforcement officer program for the police department during their regular monthly meeting Monday evening at City Hall. Chief Phil Smith presented his proposal for a “master track” program which...

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Pearce, public discuss prairie chicken

April 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Congressman Steve Pearce greets his constituents during a town hall meeting to discuss the lesser prairie chicken at the Roswell Chamber of Commerce, Tuesday. Some 100 people engaged in the informative two-hour discussion, including local officials, farmers,...