MENU

Lantern Tour sheds different light on the wondrous mysteries of Carlsbad Caverns

July 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

(Amy Vogelsang Photo) CARLSBAD — The crisp morning air slowly has the sense of warming as the pink and orange glow of sunrise starts to fade into a clear blue sky. Bats have, for the most part, bunkered down for the day, and we are now, just after 6 a.m., allowed to enter the Carlsbad [&hellip...

Read More

Crown Victor

July 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Greg Salas (left) and his friend, Frank Samario, stand with a 1956 Ford Crown Victoria Skyliner, the first place winner in Roswell’s annual USO Car Club Invasion Car Show, which commenced July 13. “I’m really proud of her,” Salas said of his...

Spin Doctor

July 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jessie Hansen creates handspun yarn magic as Yasmine, 8, and Angie, 4, look on during the Farmers and Gardeners Market at the Chaves County Courthouse Lawn, Saturday morning. The market will continue until early October, taking place every Saturday morning...

Caverns hold 56th annual Bat Flight Breakfast

July 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

CARLSBAD — The screen slowly comes to light as the stars of the show scurry about their business. As the minutes pass, the main attraction starts putting on a glasses-free 3-D show, seemingly coming right at the nearly 200 audience members. The sun...

Record wins 10 awards from West Texas Press Assoc.

July 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

DECATUR, TEXAS — The Roswell Daily Record won 10 awards, Saturday, at the West Texas Press Association meeting in Decatur, Texas. The Record won four first place awards for outstanding achievement in Editorial Writing, Column Writing, News Writing and...

1 Dead in Shooting

July 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Officers from the Roswell Police Department are investigating a shooting which occurred at approximately 9 p.m. on Friday. A man in his 20s, James Stewart (a.k.a “Roach”), was shot and killed. A second victim was shot in the leg; a non life-threatening...

Police to public: Lock car doors, remove valuable items

July 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

According to police statistics, between 51 and 74 percent of all vehicles hit by burglars are unlocked. Of a total of 135 vehicle burglaries reported between April 8 and July 15, only 26 percent were reported as locked, while 41 percent were reported as...

Cute Colors

July 19, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Darci Roe spray paints a bicycle at Down Home Boutique located at 2308 Urton on Friday, readying for the store grand re-opening set for July 23rd. Down Home has been closed the last 5 weeks due to flooding caused by a broken water line. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

Waiting for the Man

July 19, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

A horse waits patiently for its owner at the Subway located at 1701 W. 2nd during lunchtime, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

As a human rights advocate, Rubio works toward social, political reform

July 19, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Angelica Rubio Angelica Rubio grew up in Lake Arthur. It is, as she says, a small town with a population of 300. It has a small economic base. “The only thing that sustains it is the school, and the oil and gas industry.” Rubio was the youngest of six...