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Roswell High’s Greg Odom: Music is a lifelong journey

January 7, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

Greg Odom There are a growing number of music courses at Roswell High School, and they can all be traced to one person: Greg Odom. The high school band director has a simple goal: music. Seen as a learning tool that can positively and productively impact other aspects of one’s life, Odom has helped promote [&hellip...

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Kintigh, Wooley not happy with new District 66

January 7, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

State Reps. Dennis Kintigh, R-Roswell, and Bob Wooley, R-Roswell, on Friday expressed similar sentiments toward the consolidation of their two legislative districts: disappointment. District Judge James Hall on Tuesday approved a redistricting plan, advocated...

Tourists

January 6, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

Geese take flight Thurday afternoon at Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge during the height of migration season. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

Former prosecutor Janet Ellis seeks GOP nod for DA post

January 6, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

Janet Ellis Janet Ellis, who served as a prosecutor under former District Attorney Tom Rutledge, is seeking the Republican nomination for district attorney in the 5th Judicial District. This district includes Chaves, Eddy and Lea counties. Janetta Hicks...

Roswell teen chronicles bullying experience in new book

January 6, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

Brandy Dolen (Vanessa Kahin Photo) A Roswell native chronicles years of torment and its subsequent, damaging effects on her mind and body in her recent book, “What Really Happens.” It isn’t fiction — the effects of the real-life bullies described in...

Muni election filing day 1/10

January 6, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

The day to file a declaration of candidacy for Roswell’s regular municipal election is fast approaching. The city has six positions slated to be on its March 6 ballot. These positions include municipal judge and five City Council seats. Those wanting to run...

Henderson seeks re-election to Ward II City Council seat

January 5, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

(Steve Henderson) Councilor Steve Henderson has served two concurrent terms in the Roswell City Council and says he’s seeking election for his Ward II seat during the municipal election in March. Henderson was first elected to the council in the...

Pfc. Christopher Clay home on leave

January 5, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

Pfc. Christopher Clay receives a hug from his mom Evelyn Clay upon his arrival to the Roswell International Air Center, Wednesday morning. Clay, on leave from his deployment in Kandahar, Afghanistan, has two weeks at home to rest and visit with family and...

NEA inducts Waldrip into State Hall of Fame

January 5, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

For Suzie Waldrip, the road to becoming a revered educator meant having an openness to receiving lessons, even from unlikely sources. Waldrip was a 2011 National Education Association State Hall of Fame inductee. Six educators from throughout New Mexico were...

Is it spring yet

January 4, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

Sunny blue skies shine down on tall grass growing wild at Bitter Lake Wildlife Refuge Tuesday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...