City reviews change to street-name policy

March 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The city of Roswell will pay up to $2,000 to change a street name but higher costs likely will have to come from someone else’s pocket. In addition, a minimum of 51 percent of a street’s property owners who would have responded to a survey will need to approve the name change. Those are two [&hellip...

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Doggone fun

March 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Canine friends Mira, left, a 31/2-year-old Heeler-pitt bull mix, and Maui, a 10-month-old Standard Poodle, share a drink Tuesday at the “doggie fountain” at the Woof Bowl Dog Park. Established in 2012 by the city of Roswell, the Woof Bowl is located just...


Roswell Humane Society helping create bonds for almost 50 years

March 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jamie Howe, public relations officer for the Humane Society, tells the Kiwanis club Tuesday about all the animals at the Roswell Humane Society that are looking to be adopted. Kiwanis President Abel Esquibel listens. (Dylanne Petros Photo)   There are...


Spring’s arrived

March 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken Tuesday afternoon, trees on the north side of City Hall can be seen showing their true, spring colors. (Bill Moffitt Photo)...


Saturday last day to ‘march out’ trash

March 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Saturday is the last day for the city’s March Out the Trash promotion. Items may be dropped off for free from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Elks Pool on Southeast Main and Poe streets. Acceptable appliances and electronic devices include computer monitors and...


Roswell’s Most Wanted: Adriana Nichole Lara

March 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Adriana Nichole Lara is this week’s Roswell’s Most Wanted. The individual below is wanted by the Roswell Police Department in connection with the crimes listed. Individuals are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Adriana Nichole Lara, 23, of...


RFD Call Log­­—March 23-24

March 25, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   March 23 • At 7:37 a.m., fire alarm, 600 block of East Hobbs Street. • At 8:09 a.m., medical call, 4800 block of Allen Avenue. • At 9:13 a.m., medical call, 2700 block...


Thousands participate in Bataan remembrance

March 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

A large group from NMMI participated in the march. (Submitted Photo) Thousands participated Sunday in the Bataan Memorial Death March, held at White Sands Missile Range. (Submitted Photo) WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE (AP) — About 6,000 people gathered at a...


Coffee talk

March 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Police Chief Phil Smith, far left, chats with Tom and Donna Lancaster, right, as RPD Commander Tom Moody looks on during the second “Coffee with a Cop” at Los Cerritos Restaurant at 2103 N. Main St., Monday. The monthly event is held at a...


Commission OKs lease for Walker Aviation Museum

March 23, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Walker Aviation Museum earned a preliminary approval Monday for a lease that will allow the facility to relocate on the grounds of the Roswell International Air Center. Officials from the museum requested the lease consideration in February at the city’s...