Seeing how it’s done

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Corinna Martinez, advertising assistant at the Roswell Daily Record, shows Berrendo Middle School journalism students how she creates page layouts, or “dummies.” The students toured the newspaper Thursday with their teacher, Maureen Peden. Stories and photos produced by the students will be featured in Sunday’s newspaper. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)...

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Commission on Aging discusses findings on medical care costs; ENMMC pricing determined most expensive

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Commission on Aging discussed the cost of hospitalization and a report from Think New Mexico during Wednesday’s meeting. Attending were City Councilor Jeanine Corn Best, from left, Bonnie Montgomery, Morgan Nelson, Vice Chairman Tom Dunlap and...


City seeking green-thumbed volunteers for spring

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Resident Larry Connolly asked the Home Garden Club on Thursday to assist in bringing flowers to the city’s flower pots in the spring as part of a beautification effort. (Randal Seyler Photo)   Even though it’s wintertime, one Roswell man is getting...


Reindeer hop stops at businesses sunday

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The eighth annual Reindeer Hop Stops will occur Sunday on West Second Street and North Main Street. The stops will take place from 1-5 p.m., Nov. 23. This year’s businesses that are involved in the open houses are Tinnie Mercantile Store and Deli, Pecos...


Fire Department Call Log — Nov. 19-20

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Nov. 19 • At 7:04 a.m., to a medical call in the 3600 block of Camilla Drive. • At 9:29 a.m., to a medical call in the 1200 block of Hamilton Drive. • At 10:06 a.m., to...


Protesters call for end of family detention

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (2)

Timothy P. Howsare Photos While President Obama was announcing his plan to extend administrative relief to 5 million undocumented immigrants, a crowd of around 50 gathered for a candlelight vigil at the entrance to the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center...


Vehicle burglary suspect quickly caught

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Salcido   An alert citizen noticed a man breaking into vehicles in a motel parking lot Wednesday evening and notified police, resulting in the would-be burglar’s arrest, according to a news release from the Roswell Police Department. Roswell Police...


Church hosts an early Thanksgiving

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Country Club Road Church of Christ on Wednesday prepared more than 500 meals for nursing home residents and shut-ins. Around 400 of the meals were served at the church hall, while the other 100 meals were delivered. More than 200 volunteers worked since...


Program to pay supplements to early childhood educators in state

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Early childhood educators in Roswell and Chaves County may be eligible for education-based pay stipends of up to $5,000 through a new program. “This year is the first year the INCENTIVE$ program has been extended to the whole state and we are really working...


GOP group honors 36 local veterans

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

World War II veteran Woody L. Spencer of Roswell shares a hug with Miss New Mexico Jessica Burson as the Chaves County Republican Women honored dozens of local veterans at the GOP group’s monthly luncheon Wednesday. Also pictured is Spencer’s...