Roswell Fire Department Call Log—May 5-6

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: May 5 • At 7:33 a.m., medical call, East Third Street and North Atkinson Avenue. • At 7:35 a.m., dumpster fire, 3100 block of Alhambra Drive. • At 7:56 a.m.,motor vehicle accident, North Main Street and West Wilshire Boulevard. • At 8:15 a.m., [&hellip...

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Officer of the Quarter announced

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Technical Services Unit Detective Michael Burkowski has been named the Roswell Police Department’s Officer of the Quarter for the first quarter of 2015.  Burkowski was nominated by his sergeant for his personal and professional initiative in using his...


Community Band presents final concert

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Members of the Roswell Community Band will present their annual spring concert at 7 p.m., Monday in the Performing Arts Center auditorium at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell. This concert is open to the public at no charge. The band will perform a large...


The benefits of being active

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Wednesday was National Walk and Bike to School Day, and eight of the district’s elementary schools participated. One school, Nancy Lopez Elementary, will do the event on May 12. The purpose of the event is to encourage kids to walk or bike to school to get...


Woman hiding in bathtub spared from tornado

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The funnel cloud as seen from the Daily Record public parking lot. (Aric Loomis Photo)   Amanda Fambrough was watching Netflix with her dogs on the couch when she heard what sounded like something “shredding” Tuesday afternoon at her boyfriend’s...


Local MD appointed to state medical board

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Carson   A Roswell pediatrician has been appointed by Gov. Susana Martinez to the New Mexico Medical Board, the state agency that regulates the licensing of physicians and physician assistants. Dr. Karen Lynn Carson was appointed as a physician member of...


Harvest Ministries, churches getting together for National Day of Prayer

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Christian faithful sing and pray during last year’s National Day of Prayer at the Chaves County Courthouse. (File Photo)   Every year on the first Thursday in May, millions gather across our nation and in 10 other nations around the world for the...


German culture shared through exchange program

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sharon Bell, German teacher at Goddard High School, shows the Kiwanis Club a photo of GHS students with German high school students from a trip to Germany that took place in 2010. Bell will be taking 11 students on a tour of Germany May 25 and then will be...


Artesia man gets 10 years on federal charges

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

An Artesia man was sentenced Tuesday to 120 months in federal prison on methamphetamine trafficking and firearms convictions. Angel Guadalupe Ochoa, 38, was also sentenced in federal court in Las Cruces to four years of supervised release following his prison...


Chaves County DWI arrests for May 1-3

May 6, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...