Junkyard cleanup completed in three days

June 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: This photo taken Tuesday shows the same property after it was cleaned. ( Jeff Tucker Photos) Below: This photo taken May 28 shows the property of Ernest “Rod” Tricarico at 6105 N. Main St. before the Chaves County Road Department cleaned up the property last week.  Chaves County workers have finished the extensive cleanup of [&hellip...

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Getting tanked

June 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Crews lower a new tank for Wakefield Oil on South Virginia Avenue as the business upgrades to meet EPA standards and to expand operations. This is the first part of Wakefield Oil’s expansion and upgrade to better serve its customers who drive cars and...


‘Desert Snow’ goes after probation violators

June 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Agents from the U.S. Marshals Service, ATF and FBI assist the Roswell Police Department with the arrest of 23-year-old Robert Clements and his girlfriend, Shelby Shull, Friday night at 23rd Street and Garden Avenue. A Roswell police officer spotted the white...


Orchestra gearing up for its 56th season

June 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Kate Graham, operations manager for the Roswell Symphony Orchestra, speaks to Kiwanis members about the upcoming RSO season. Also pictured is member Abel Esquibel. (Dylanne Petros Photo)   Although the Roswell Symphony Orchestra is wrapping up its 55th...


Movies now at the zoo

June 10, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The free summer movies sponsored by MainStreet Roswell have been temporarily moved to the Spring River Park & Zoo. Visitors should enter near the bathrooms. The City of Roswell will be working on improving the turf at Cielo Grande Recreation Area, so the...


GOP group holding board meeting

June 9, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The NM Federation of Republican Women (NMFRW) is holding its summer board meeting at noon on June 20. The meeting and luncheon will held at the Albuquerque Marriott, 2101 Louisiana Blvd. The honored guest and speaker will be Gov. Susana Martinez. The 2015...


Lawmakers pass $295M spending bill

June 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

State lawmakers convened Monday in Santa Fe for an unusual special session intended primarily to correct the recent legislative train wreck when the Democratic-led Senate and the GOP-controlled House were unable to strike a deal on hundreds of millions of...


Invading baseball

June 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Chamber of Commerce had a evening of baseball recently with the Roswell Invaders during Chamber Night. The chamber’s board of director, staff and Redcoats, along with many fans, enjoyed a great game as the Roswell Invaders defeated Los Vaqueros...

Child recovering after being found in swimming pool

June 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A 3-year-old girl is being treated at a local hospital after being found in a backyard swimming pool in south Roswell. According to Roswell Police Public Information Officer Todd Wildermuth, paramedics responded to the 1400 block of South Stanton Avenue...


Casting new light on historic Questa church

June 8, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Marcus Rael adjusts pieces of glass on May 19 that form a dove on a stained glass window for the San Antonio de Padua Church being restored in Questa. (Submitted Photo)   TAOS — Cutting, grinding and soldering away two nights each week, volunteers are...