Pancakes o’ plenty for a good cause

March 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

To raise funds for Shriners Children’s Hospitals, IHOP restaurants across America on Tuesday are hosting National Pancake Day. The Roswell IHOP will give a short stack of pancakes free to customers from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. In lieu of paying for the pancakes, patrons are asked to make a contribution to Shriners Children’s Hospitals. Since 1922,...

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Runners brave cold on trek to nation’s capital

March 1, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Runners from Race Across the USA bundle up Friday morning to continue their 3,080-mile from the balmy California coast to Washington D.C. The runners had to cut 7 miles from their daily mileage of 26.2 miles because of a closure on U.S. 380. (Submitted Photo)...


McTeachers’ night at Mickey D’s

February 27, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Would you like some fries with that math lesson? Teachers from Pecos Elementary School worked behind the counter of the McDonald’s on South Main Street Thursday to raise money for their school. Pecos had 34 staff working the various stations at...


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...


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....