Roswell’s Most Wanted: Demario J. Allen

April 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Demario J. Allen is this week’s Roswell’s Most Wanted, according to the Roswell Police Department. Allen, 22, is described as 5-foot, 7-inches tall and weighing 178 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He has tattoos on his right and left wrists, left arm and chest. Allen is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, [&hellip...

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Learning safety from the pros

April 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Third graders in Roswell, Dexter and Hagerman got a few lessons on farm safety last week from the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service — Chaves County. The program is funded nationally by the Progressive Agriculture Foundation and...


Daily Soil Temperatures: 4-15-15

April 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Area soil temperatures from the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service, Chaves County Extension Agriculture NW Roswell 52 SW Roswell 48 Dexter 48 SW Hagerman 57 Average ...


Hobbs man admits having pound of meth

April 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A Hobbs man was sentenced Tuesday to 84 months in federal prison on a methamphetamine trafficking conviction. Antonio Acosta, 31, was also sentenced in federal court in Las Cruces to three years of supervised release following his prison sentence. Acosta was...


Roaring ’20s at The Liberty

April 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A fundraiser for homeschooling with a Great Gatsby theme was held Saturday at The Liberty. Pictured are the organizers of the event, who are all members of the Immanuel Lutheran School PTO. From left, Jessica Breedyk, Cathy Lilley, Katie Cooper, Libbie...


Gov. signs 10 bills offered by Roswell delegation

April 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Pirtle Ezzell Espinoza Wooley After a flurry of bill signings and vetoes by Gov. Susana Martinez that ended Friday, 10 bills offered by Roswell’s state delegation have been signed into law. In total, state Reps. Nora Espinoza, Candy Spence Ezzell and Bob...


April showers hit the desert

April 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

(Charles Fischer Photos) Heavy rainfall from Sunday night through Monday morning caused flooding at the Gen. Douglas L. McBride Roswell Veteran’s Cemetery. Mayor Dennis Kintigh, Below, said that although there is a retention pond to hold excess water, there...


Turtles visit Roswell

April 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

 The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will be performing at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Pueblo Auditorium on 300 N. Kentucky Ave. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets for children 4 and older are $10, adult tickets are $15 and VIP tickets are $50.   Mark Anthony,...


City, unions reach new pay plan

April 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell policemen are forgoing an automatic 2 percent pay adjustment as part of a new collective bargaining agreement finalized Thursday between the city and the officers’ union. The concord with the Roswell Police Officers Association calls for officers to...


Rain Gauge: 4-14-15

April 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

As of 10 p.m. Monday, the rain gauge at the Roswell Daily Record’s office recorded 2 inches of rain...