RFD Call Log

August 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Aug 19 • At 6:43 p.m., unknown fire, 700 block of North Garden Avenue. • At 8:18 p.m., unknown fire, 800 block of West Albuquerque Street. Aug. 20 • At 5:47 a.m., fire alarm, 1800 block of North Montana Avenue. From Aug. 19 -Aug. 20 The...

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Red Cross resumes service

August 21, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Disaster Program Specialist Michele Tallman of the American Red Cross assembles comfort kits the agency provides to disaster victims. (Jeff Jackson Photo) The American Red Cross is back and ready to serve in Southeast New Mexico. Michele Tallman assumed...


Different ‘Donald’ lauds local GOP

August 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The first Republican Speaker of the New Mexico House of Representatives in 60 years tells the Chaves County Republican Women Wednesday that the club has become famous and earned a reputation statewide for its work for the Republican Party. (Jeff Tucker...


Roswell Daily Record seeking new publisher

August 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Daily Record has begun the process to select a new publisher to continue the newspaper’s tradition of providing the highest level of service to our subscribers and advertisers. On August 7, 2015, Charles Fischer’s service as publisher of the...


Slippin’ and slidin’ for the Lord

August 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

David Bailey, 17, slides down a plastic sheet covered with shaving cream Wednesday during a student activity at First Baptist Church. David and other youth group members and their guests participated in the church’s back-to-school bash, first with an...


At library, it’s all in the data

August 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Amanda Davis and Tomás González are two of the reference librarians at the Roswell Public Library. (Jeff Jackson Photo) Roswell’s library is enhancing itself as more than just a place to get bestsellers or hang out on a hot summer’s day. The Roswell...


Dollar Tree armed robbery suspect at large

August 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A gunman robbed the Dollar Tree in north Roswell Tuesday night (Aug. 18) as employees were preparing to close the store. Police are asking anyone with information that may be related to the robbery to contact RPD investigators. The armed robbery took place...


RFD call log — Aug. 18

August 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Aug 18 • At 8:06 p.m., motor vehicle accident, 1600 block of East Country Club Road. • At 10:03 p.m., wire hazard, 1600 block of South Holland Drive....


Boy critical after being hit by car while riding bike

August 20, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A 14-year-old Roswell boy was flown to a hospital after suffering severe injuries when the bicycle he was riding was struck by a car Tuesday night, Aug. 18, in northeast Roswell. As of Wednesday morning, he was in critical condition at a Lubbock, Texas,...


Marijuana farm becoming sticky issue

August 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The fate of the former Nature’s Dairy plant at 5104 S. Main St. continues to hang in the balance. A zoning board hearing about possibly converting the 9,000-square-foot facility into an indoor medical marijuana farm has been postponed until next month....