Dispose of unwanted items for free in March

February 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

As action movie actor Steven Seagal would say, it’s time to take out the trash. Each Saturday during March, Roswell residents will be able to dispose of unwanted items for free at different locations around town. Normally, items would have to be disposed at the city landfill for a cost of $32.50 per ton. The [&hellip...

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Snow removal

February 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

On summer mornings, workers at the Roswell Convention & Civic Center probably sweep those pesky goat’s head burrs off the sidewalks. But Friday morning they were shoveling the snow that blanketed the county during the night. Cold temperatures are...


Animal cruelty leads to discovery of fugitive

February 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

Andrews   Rivera A routine and unrelated traffic stop put a police officer in a position recently to witness a man kick a puppy, which led officers to the nearby house where the man was living with a woman who turned out to be wanted on a criminal...


DWI arrests in Chaves County Feb. 26

February 27, 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...


Fire Department Call Log — Feb. 25-26

February 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Feb. 25 • At 9:40 a.m., medical call, 2700 block of Gaye Drive. • At 9:49 a.m., medical call, 400 block of Birch Avenue. • At 11:02 a.m., medical call, 200 block of...


ENMU-R instructors cleared by committee

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Stacie Nason and Ken Davis react Thursday afternoon to a Faculty Disciplinary Committee’s decision not to fire them and colleagues Rodney Ray and Kathy Wells for alleged fraud.  (Jeff Tucker Photo)   By Dylanne Petros and Jeff Tucker Record Staff...


Park dedication

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The City of Roswell, in conjunction with MainStreet Roswell and the Roswell Interarts Organization, held a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday for the LJ Reichman Memorial Park, located at 218 N. Main St. The Roswell Chamber of Commerce also took part....


Bridges on North Main getting rehab

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Timothy P. Howsare Photo   Construction is underway on the Berrendo Creek bridges that cross North Main Street (U.S. 285) in Roswell. The street will be partially closed as resurfacing and repair work on structures is completed. The New Mexico Department...


Military pilot training finds winter home in Roswell

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

T-6B aircraft fly over Artesia last year during a training flight that was part of the military’s training time based out of the Roswell International Air Center. The training group is again spending numerous weeks this winter in Roswell. (Submitted Photo)...


Brackeen, McGruff visit Gateway

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Police Officer Lisa Brackeen and McGruff the Crime Dog visit with students Thursday morning at Gateway Christian School.  The students received Roswell Police Department water bottles, coloring books and junior officer badges and Brackeen discussed...