CVP donates goods

March 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Maria Chavez of Roswell received a free motorized wheelchair and a bag of assorted food items on Saturday with help from Dameon Runion of the Community Volunteer Program.  The program donated the used wheelchairs and other home care products for the needy.  In all Saturday, four of the motorized wheelchairs were presented to Roswell residents, [&hellip...

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Monster tumbleweed

March 15, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A pickup truck navigates around a giant tumbleweed sitting in the middle of the road Friday afternoon near the intersection of Poe and Atkinson Streets.  While most tumbleweeds are much smaller, some the size of a mini-van have been spotted in the past....


Accident on Main Street kills motorcyclist

March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell police and firefighters respond to a motorcycle-car crash Friday afternoon on Roswell’s North Main Street. The motorcyclist was killed in the 3 p.m. accident. No other injuries were reported. (Courtesy Photo)   A Roswell man was killed in a...


Pumped up!

March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Cristiane C. de Oliveira, Music Residency Director for the National Dance Institute of New Mexico, leads the third- and fourth-graders in a vigorous dance number at East Grand Plains Elementary School Friday.  The NDI program works with students for a...


Pirtle’s time bill passes its second Senate committee

March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A bill that would place New Mexico permanently on Mountain Daylight Time was passed by the Senate Judiciary Committee Friday and now heads to the Senate floor with a week to go in the 2015 state legislative session. Senate Bill 377 was passed by the Senate...


ILEA-Roswell celebrates graduation

March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

After three weeks of training, delegates from Albania, Kosovo and Romania graduated Friday from their session at the International Law Enforcement Academy in Roswell. The 35 delegates were a combination of police officers, judges and prosecutors.  Besa...


Carlsbad man admits to drug, firearm charges

March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A Carlsbad man police found with more than a pound of methamphetamine pleaded guilty in federal court in Las Cruces Friday to narcotics trafficking and firearms charges. David V. Munoz, 39, pleaded guilty to a three-count felony information charging him with...


Woman reported missing

March 14, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Hollis   Police are asking help from the public to find a woman who was reported missing at 1:30 p.m. Friday. Candace Hollis, 32, lives with her family and has a mental disability, according to police. The woman was reported to have disappeared from the...


Roswell Fire Department Call Log — March 11-13

March 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   March 11 • At 7:46 a.m., medical call, 2800 block of North Kentucky Avenue. • At 7:55 a.m., medical call, 3300 block of Bandolina Avenue. • At 10:26 a.m., medical...


Artful bags benefit senior food drive

March 13, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Decorated bags will hang at Main Street Arts until they are used to deliver hot meals to seniors in April. The bags are part of Comfort Keepers’ Feed Seniors Now food drive, which is going until March 27. Non-perishable food items can be donated to Comfort...