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Phinizy accepts post with 5th District DA’s office

September 23, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

In his career as an attorney, John A. Phinizy II has taken on high-ranking government officials and participated in the Joint Terrorism Task Force post 9/11. Phinizy is one of Roswell’s native sons who came back home to serve his community, and he is the newest addition to the Chaves County 5th District Attorney’s office. [&hellip...

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Russell, Huff, Holguin-Meza take top spots at ENMU-R show

September 23, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

ENMU-R student Sammy Russell accepts his first-place certificate from Ms. ENMU-R Gabby Baker, Saturday. Chaunte’l Powell Photo Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell students had the chance to show off their talents Saturday at the school’s Celebrity...

Corps shows off school, itself to parents

September 23, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

NMMI students showed off some of their training for Fall Family Weekend, Saturday. Chaunte’l Powell Photo Parents received a small taste of NMMI life Saturday as the school hosted its annual Fall Family Weekend. Students had the chance to show off their...

Vonnie Goss, RCLT staple; looks like she’s gonna stay a while

September 22, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Vonnie Goss. Noah Vernau Photo Vonnie Goss was 2 years old, dressed as an angel and set atop a ladder prior to a Christmas play. Her mother warned her to sit tight or she’d fall, and Goss, seconds from her very first performance, took a breath, welcomed the...

Quilting’s fun, relaxing; ask anyone

September 22, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Quilters Mae Shaw and Charles White look at their French Braid quilt, one of seven they entered in the Pecos Valley Quilt Show, Friday, at the Civic Center. Noah Vernau Photo The Pecos Valley Quilt Show has stitched together quite a collection of quilts this...

First United Methodist to celebrate 125 years

September 21, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Pictured on the left is a plaque with the names of the First United Methodist Church’s charter members. To the right is a picture of founder Helen Johnson. Chaunte’l Powell Photo First United Methodist is a large church with a long legacy in the...

County amends,adopts ICIP

September 21, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Chaves County Commission moved to adopt the 2014-2018 Chaves County Infrastructure Capital Improvement Plan, Thursday, with one key addition: that the ICIP include planning for an extension of the bypass around the Roswell International Air Center....

RPD nabs fugitive Miguel Gabaldon

September 20, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Miguel Gabaldon The Roswell Police Department apprehended fugitive Miguel Gabaldon, 25, on Monday. He was wanted by the U.S. Marshal Service after he escaped from a half-way house in Las Cruces on Aug. 21. He had only six months left on his sentence. The RPD...

Arthur Harris gets 25 yrs

September 20, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

A federal judge in Las Cruces sentenced Roswell man Arthur Harris, 47, to 298 months or nearly 25 years in prison after conviction on a federal firearms charge. He will be on supervised release for another three years. Harris has been in federal custody since...

Xcel offers lighting switch help

September 19, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

When after 48 years of business Danny Fulkerson moved his longtime plumbing and heating shop across the street into the old Chevy dealership, he knew he needed to make several upgrades to the building, particularly when it came to its old lighting system. He...