State attorney general to host foreclosure prevention program

April 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Attorney General Gary King will be in Roswell today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the S.O.Y. Mariachi School presenting a foreclosure prevention program. The Help for New Mexico Homeowners foreclosure prevention event will offer counseling and legal assistance for homeowners who are having difficulty making their mortgage payments or who are in foreclosure....

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Egg-cellent fun

April 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Washington Avenue Elementary kindergartners race through Cahoon Park in search of prizes during an Easter egg hunt, Thursday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Good Friday kicks off weekend of Easter events

April 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Volunteers from Roswell Job Corps help the Easter Bunny and Prison Door Ministry prepare on Wednesday by packing baskets for the Festival of Hope egg hunt and breakfast, which will be held Sunday at the Roswell Boys & Girls Club. (Randal Seyler Photo)...


City moves forward with vet cemetery

April 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Richard Moncrief and Bert Eldridge (McBride Veteran Cemetery board) accept a check for $4,000 from New Mexico Elks Association Veteran’s Service committee presented by Ralph Brown, Roswell Elks Charity Golf Chairperson, on Monday. (Courtesy Photo)...


RHS student receives national honor

April 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Determan The National Society of High School Scholars announced on March 28 that Roswell High School student Jacob Determan has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization. Determan is the son of Don and Gloria Determan of Roswell. The...


RPD seeks more officer applicants

April 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Although recruiting efforts from the Roswell Police Department have been well received, the department is continuing to accept applications for new law enforcement officers. The department is only a few officers short, but the department is confident that the...


School board honors Roswell Coyotes

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell High School Boys Basketball squad were front and center at Tuesday’s school board meeting when the Coyotes were honored for their 2014 State Championship by the Roswell Independent School District’s Board of Education. (Randal Seyler Photo)...


Community expresses ‘deep concern’ over prairie chicken listing

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Farmers, oil and gas producers, landowners and concerned residents crowded the Chamber of Commerce Tuesday for a town hall meeting held by Congressman Steve Pearce about the federal lesser prairie chicken listing. Some of the attendees filled the room and...


Going for the gold

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Students from Military Heights Elementary compete in the 100-meter dash at New Mexico Military Institute, Wednesday morning, in a qualifying heat to determine the school’s fastest athletes to represent the school in the upcoming Roswell Games. The...


Sheriff candidates speak at CCRW luncheon

April 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

From left: Chaves County sheriff Republican candidates Gary Graves, Art Fleming, Britt Snyder and Pat Barncastle spoke at the Chaves County Republican Women’s luncheon Wednesday. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Protecting county citizens and their...