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Marshals nab armed robbery suspect

August 20, 2011 • Local News • • Comments Off

U.S. Marshals caught a man wanted for armed robbery in west Roswell Friday afternoon, police say. The suspect, Adam Cruz, 22, is currently being held at the Chaves County Detention Center on a $100,000 surety bond. Roswell Police Department spokesman Travis Holley said U.S. Marshals were at a residence on South Pine Avenue around 2 [&hellip...

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Roswell FM filming in progress

August 19, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

The film crew for Roswell FM prepares for a day of filming, Thursday, at KSVP studios in Artesia. (Mark Wilson Photo) The Pecos Valley Broadcasting Company building is eerily quiet despite the fact it is bustling with “action.” A film crew is filming...

Bradley heads to Afghanistan

August 19, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

The Bradleys enjoy family time at Peak Treatment Foster Care, Thursday. From left: Frank Bradley, Peggy Kendrick, Jamie Bradley, Sarah Bradley, and Chris Bradley. (Vanessa Kahin Photo) Today he is enjoying time with his young, growing family, but soon,...

Vega trial Day 3

August 19, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

Day three of the State of New Mexico v David Vega started with Officer Ted Sandoval reviewing the extent of his injuries that occurred during the shoot-out which followed the murders of Christopher Vega, 25, and his girlfriend, Alisa (Michelle) Montgomery,...

Commission OKs wind farm permit

August 19, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

Emily Russo Miller Record Staff Writer County commissioners approved a special use permit for a commercial-scale wind farm during a meeting Thursday. The vote had been tabled last month so commissioners could have more time to review stipulations and findings...

NMML conference begins 8/30

August 19, 2011 • Local News • • Comments Off

Roswell will host the 54th annual conference for the Santa Fe-based New Mexico Municipal League at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center, Aug. 30 to Sept. 2. The conference will feature four workshops on different topics such as social networking, emergency...

HSD secretary talks Medicaid

August 19, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

How New Mexico will meet Medicaid changes was one of the topics discussed by the state’s Human Services Department Cabinet Secretary Sidonie Squier during a visit to Roswell Regional Hospital, Thursday. “Things will change,” Squier said concerning...

Council meetings to change channels

August 19, 2011 • Local News • • Comments Off

Roswell City Council meetings will now air on Channel 21, instead of Channel 11, on Cable One television. The change will go into effect by the next city council meeting on Sept. 8. Cable One Roswell General Manager David Gonzales says the move allows Channel...

RPD enforces school-zone laws

August 19, 2011 • Local News • • Comments Off

The Roswell Police Department announced that officers will enforce traffic laws inside a school zone with zero tolerance. RPD spokesman Officer Travis Holley said, “You will get a ticket.” He said that now that school is back in session, drivers need to...

Parent calls RHS north parking lot ‘dangerous’

August 18, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

Parents and guardians make a line at Roswell High School’s north parking lot as they pick up their child(ren) after school, Wednesday. (Vanessa Kahin Photo) High traffic and tight spaces have led to concerns about the safety of students at Roswell High...