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May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Playtime Amusement employees from Las Cruces assemble carnival rides at Cielo Grande Recreation area Wednesday afternoon, readying for the upcoming weekend’s Party on the River / Fiesta del Rio. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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Lovington PD helps injured Roswell officer

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

From left, Lovington Police Chief Danny Bryant and Lovington Police Lt. Daniel Rodriguez watch as Lovington Patrol Officer Jeannette Sandoval, right, presents Roswell Police Sgt. Steve Meredith with a stuffed McGruff the Crime Dog. Moments earlier, Bryant had...

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Diamond receives Ethical Entrepreneurship Award

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Local attorney Jeff Diamond was recently named the recipient of the Bill Daniels Award for Ethical Entrepreneurship, and he received the award at the 15th annual Ethics in Business dinner and awards celebration held April 23 in Albuquerque. (Courtesy Photo)...

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SGMS takes environmental education to the mountains

May 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sixteen eighth-grade students from Sidney Gutierrez Middle School recently returned from a three-day camping trip in the Sacramento Mountains. As part of an inquiry-based science curriculum, students studied the effects of wildfires and prescribed burns,...

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Rotary golf tournament seeks charities

April 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Rotary Desert Sun Golf Classic is seeking applications from local charities to share the proceeds of this year’s golf tournament. Each year, the tournament directors evaluate all requests and select a primary beneficiary to receive the lion’s share of...

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Final Weekend for ENMU-Roswell’s Spring Musical

April 30, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

ENMU-Roswell’s Theater Department will present the spring musical production, “Spectacular Spectacular,” this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. “Spectacular Spectacular” is a Broadway revue featuring a variety of spellbinding songs and scenes that have...

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ENMU-R Foundation honors AerSale, Armstrongs

April 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Robert and Sara Armstrong, special guests at the 13th annual ENMU-Roswell Foundation Banquet held at the Roswell Convention Center, received the President’s Distinguished Service Award Tuesday. (Mark Wilson Photo)   Timothy P. Howsare Record Editor...

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Two wrecks in two days

April 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

For the second time in two days, a two-vehicle crash occurred within walking distance of the newspaper office. The Roswell Police Department responded to this collision between a Chevrolet pickup and Toyota Yaris at 23rd Street and North Grand Avenue around...

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Family, friends raising funds for shooting victim

April 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

An account has been set up to help with the funeral costs of a 22-year-old Roswell man who was shot to death last week. Joseph “Jojo” Sanchez, 22, of Roswell, was fatally shot on the 5800 block of South Main Street at about 2:24 p.m. on Thursday. His...

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Jennings recalls contributions by Harris to community, education

April 29, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Lawrence C. “Larry” Harris   Timothy P. Howsare Record Editor It wasn’t until he began serving in the New Mexico State Senate in 1978 that Tim Jennings began hearing stories about Lawrence C. “Larry” Harris, a longtime Roswell businessman and...