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City considers splitting Yucca funding with Boys & Girls Club

January 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

State funding earmarked for improvements to the Yucca Recreation Center could be spread out between Yucca and the Roswell Boys & Girls Club, the city’s Building and Lands Committee was told on Monday. “We have sought a reauthorization of that funding, with $250,000 going to the Yucca, and $150,000 will go to address needs at [&hellip...

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Carl’s Jr. opens in Roswell

January 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Opening day at Carl’s Jr. was as busy as a beehive. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   Carl’s Jr. opened in time for lunch Monday at 737 N. Main St. in Roswell. Customers were lined up from the counter to the entrance to order from the dozens of delicacies...

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Committee hears cemetery board report

January 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Building and Lands Committee received an update on the South Park Cemetery Advisory Board from Parks Director Tim Williams during Monday’s meeting, but no members of the cemetery board attended the meeting. During last week’s cemetery board meeting,...

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Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Jan. 23-26

January 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Jan. 23 • At 8:13 a.m., medical call, 1600 block of West Summit Street. • At 8:22 a.m., fire alarm, 100 block of South Utah Avenue. • At 9:05 a.m., medical call, 1000...

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Fire and ice

January 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jeremy Salinas built this impressive snow dragon in his yard during last week’s heavy snowfall. The dragon was built at 1907 South Heights. It took Salinas about three hours to build the 12-foot long dragon. He used lots of food coloring to dye the dragon...

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Trujillo to face Gutierrez for ENMU-R District I seat

January 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Trujillo   Editor’s note: Due to an apparent incorrect email address, Mireya P. Trujillo never received the candidate questionnaire via email as did the other four candidates. She said after seeing the article in Saturday’s paper in which responses...

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RHS teacher Peek endures the hard road to recovery

January 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

RHS instructor David Peek, right, gets a checkup at his home from physical therapist Mark Laurel, DT, DPT, Saturday. Peek faces at least 12 weeks of therapy before he can return to work in the school’s auto shop classes.(Bill Moffitt Photos )   By...

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A call to serve others: Local Catholic deacon receives 2014 Sin Fronteras Award for his work on immigrant rights

January 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Herrera   Roswell resident Jesus Herrera came to the United States as an immigrant from Durango, Mexico, in 1968. He soon met the love of his life, Emma, in Farmington and the two were soon married. His wife, an American citizen, filed a request for a...

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Police identify men wounded in officer-involved shooting

January 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Hobbs Police Department has identified the two men who were shot Jan. 17 when one of its officers discharged his weapon while attempting to break up a struggle in the parking lot of bar in Hobbs. The two men are Kyle Laghrin, 21, and Nathan Trujillo, 25,...

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Fire Department Call Log — Jan. 22-23

January 24, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Jan. 22 • At 3:05, a.m. medical call, 700 block of East Fifth Street. • At 4:44 a.m., medical call, Del Norte Drive. • At 5:06 a.m., medical call, 400 block of East...