DWI arrest for May 2

May 5, 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 identities of all persons arrested for DWI in Chaves County. The Roswell Daily Record [&hellip...

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Learning about the law

May 5, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Order in the RHS Little Theater! Students in Marcos Franko’s government classes at Roswell High School got to hear actual oral arguments before judges of the New Mexico Court of Appeals on Friday. Judges Timothy Garcia, left, Jonathan Sutin and M. Monica...


Kintigh talks flooding, jobs, development

May 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

“Marketing is a weak term,” Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh said Thursday while explaining to RDR reporters the duties of a newly created position that replaces the job of city marketing director.  (Jared Tucker Photo)   Q: Reports over the radio say...


Just a member of the herd

May 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: This herd of antelope appears to have gotten in on the action as this balloon landed Saturday north of Berrendo Road and west of Sycamore Avenue.  About a dozen balloons stayed up in the air until the pecan orchards were cleared and the balloons...


Ex-Marine Bloodhart proud to volunteer

May 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (3)

In addition to the Elks Lodge, Jim Bloodhart is an active member in Habitat for Humanity, the Marine Corps League and several other organizations in Roswell. (Jeff Jackson Photo)   Now in his seventh decade, Jim Bloodhart won’t stop working. He...


Mud, muck and fun

May 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Mexico Military Institute Cadet August Beckwith helps runners clear a mud mound at Saturday’s mud and obstacle race at NMMI’s White Field. Runners of all ages got a little dirty participating in the annual New Mexico Mud Invasion. (Jeff Tucker Photo)...


Suspects sought in battery incident

May 3, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The public’s help is being sought in providing any information that could help investigators identify and locate three suspects who beat up a man so severely this week he had to be transferred from a local hospital to a hospital out of town for further...

Toddler found safe thanks to Good Samaritan, police say

May 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Police are breathing a sigh of relief after a missing toddler was found safe following an Amber Alert that was canceled when a Good Samaritan came forward and provided information to the boy’s whereabouts Saturday evening. According to police,...


School shooting victims awarded nearly $2M

May 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Insurance carriers for the Roswell Independent School District have paid nearly $2 million in structured settlements to two victims of the Berrendo Middle School shootings for medical expenses and other compensatory damages. The Daily Record on Friday...


Nancy Lopez Elementary gets A-list visit

May 2, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Bass guitarist Nik West talks to the student body at Nancy Lopez Elementary School Friday. West stars in the hit TV show “Glee.” Below: West gives the “peace sign” while posing with students from Nancy Lopez Elementary School Friday morning....