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Jail renovation costs decreasing

June 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The $15 million Chaves County Adult and Juvenile Detention Center renovation is costing a little less than expected. The county commissioners on Wednesday approved a change order from the jail’s contractor that lowered the jail’s price tag by $55,420. “It happens sometimes,” said County Manager Stanton Riggs. “Most of the time it doesn’t.” The...

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Community celebrates Fulkerson

June 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Customers, friends, family and city and county officials turned out Thursday to join the Roswell Chamber of Commerce in honoring Fulkerson Services Inc. The company is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. The Roswell Chamber of Commerce joined...

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Real Heroes breakfast brings joy, tears

June 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Berrendo Middle School student Kendal Sanders, left, looks on as her teacher, Kimberley Featherstone, center, is named the 2014 Workplace Safety Hero at the Red Cross Real Heroes Awards Breakfast on Wednesday at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center....

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Candidates count on Gov. Martinez

June 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Republican candidates for state auditor and state treasurer told a group of local Republicans Wednesday they plan to campaign with Gov. Susana Martinez as often as possible in the coming months and link their campaigns with Martinez’s re-election effort....

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Faith helps Mackey deal with political arena

June 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

City Councilor Natasha Mackey visits the Roswell Kiwanis Club on Tuesday. Mackey discussed her first few months as a councilor and her passion for music and her faith. She also performed the national anthem Wednesday morning for the second annual Red Cross...

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Firefighters compete

June 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Hagerman firefighter Brian Erickson (foreground) competes Saturday at the Firefighter Combat Challenge on the lawn of the Lindell Andres Community Center in Hagerman. More than a dozen firefighters from the Hagerman, Sierra and District 8 fire departments...

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City, county approve $323K for econ development

June 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

While Roswell city leaders mull over the city’s advertising and marketing expenses, the city of Roswell and Chaves County have allocated more than $320,000 for other economic development efforts. The City Council on Thursday approved a $120,000 allocation...

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Council to discuss shelter agreement in special meeting

June 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell City Council will hold a special meeting Friday to discuss the city’s proposed letter of agreement with animal rescue groups. The special meeting has been called for 10:30 a.m., and the councilors will discuss the plan that Mayor Dennis Kintigh...

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Salas wins 1st, 3rd place for classic cars

June 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell car restorer Greg Salas, right, holds a first-place trophy his 1956 Ford Crown Victoria won June 7 at the Carlsbad Car-A-Fair 2014. Also pictured is Salas’ uncle, Alfonso Pena, with a third-place trophy Salas won at the Carlsbad car show for his...

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Trotter named CNO at Lovelace Regional

June 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Trotter   Kristin Trotter, RN, was named the new chief nursing officer at Lovelace Regional Hospital in May. Trotter has more than 13 years of experience in health care management and leadership overseeing nursing services and quality assurance. Trotter...