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Court finds against Dan Foley

August 18, 2012 • Local NewsComments (3)

The 10th Circuit Court ruled in favor Thursday of the city of Roswell, the Roswell Police Department, Cruz Zavala, Greg Carrasco and Pete Hernandez in the 2007 arrest of former State Rep. Dan Foley. According to the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico, the “Court has determined that the arrest of [&hellip...

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Gov visits Berrendo Elementary

August 18, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Gov. Susana Martinez is greeted upon her arrival to Berrendo Elementary by the entire student body during a visit, Friday morning. Mark Wilson Photo Some stood on their tippy-toes, leaning over, to peer out the front entrance to see if she had arrived....

RPD names Helen Cheromoah, Miguel Lopez as RISD SROs

August 17, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Independent School District’s School Resource Officers Miguel Lopez and Helen Cheromiah. Courtesy Photo The Roswell Police Department has named Officers Helen Cheromiah and Miguel Lopez, to act as resource officers in the schools. The position of...

SUPCO reverses Tafoya murder-one conviction

August 17, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The New Mexico Supreme Court reversed the conviction of Roswell man Julian Tafoya on charges of first-degree murder in the shooting death of Andrea Larez, 29, in 2008. However, the court has ordered a conviction of second-degree murder. The court on Thursday...

‘Buzz off! This is my flower’

August 17, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

A butterfly darts from flower-to-flower as another insect buzzes nearby in a garden south of Roswell, Thursday morning. Mark Wilson Photo [/auth...

County favors fracking

August 17, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The County Commission plans to submit a letter to the Bureau of Land Management voicing its opposition to a proposed rule to regulate hydraulic fracturing, “fracking,” on federal land, which it says will serve as an inhibitor to the New Mexico oil and gas...

BCBSNM distributes school supplies at Pecos and Sunset

August 16, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Consuelo Bolagh-Cowder of Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico hands out school supplies to siblings John Lopez, 4, and Angela Juarez, 2, during Operation Back to School, a school supply giveaway, at the UFO McDonald’s, Wednesday. Mark Wilson Photo For the...

Customs arrests Cordoba-Lopez

August 16, 2012 • Local NewsComments (1)

The suspect in a double fatal crash was apprehended as he tried to return to the U.S. Wednesday morning. Joel Cordoba-Lopez, 21, was picked out of the photo array by a witness to the accident at the intersection of Southeast Main Street and Brasher Road on...

De Los Santos not out of horse business

August 16, 2012 • Local NewsComments (1)

Following news reports that stated a Roswell business had suspended its plans to host the first horse slaughtering and processing facility in the United States since 2006, Attorney General Gary King praised the action, issuing a statement on the matter....

40 businesses participate in job fair

August 16, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Congressman Steve Pearce, right, visits with Christopher O’Berry during the second annual Roswell Job Fair at the Roswell Civic Center, Wednesday. Mark Wilson Photo “One woman over in Las Cruces, she stopped me six or eight months (after) the job fair,...