DWI arrests in Chaves County Feb. 12-15

February 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (1)

  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 persons arrested for DWI in Chaves County. The Roswell Daily [&hellip...

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Local Briefs: 2-19-15

February 19, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Police to start informal chats The Roswell Police Department is looking for you, but in a nice way. Calling it “Coffee With A Cop,” the police department will launch a program Monday designed for citizens to share information, express concerns, ask...


Martinez convicted of gas station shooting

February 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Martinez   A Roswell man faces a possible 14-year prison sentence after a jury found him guilty last week of shooting a man at Roswell’s Chisum Travel Center in November 2013. The jury deliberated for about 4 hours Feb. 11, after hearing testimony for...


Gearing up for the future

February 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Ninth- and 10th-grade students at Goddard High School learned the “down and dirty” details of the college admission process Tuesday from Peter Van Buskirk, a former dean of admissions who is an author and motivational speaker. Van Buskirk’s presentation...


Walker Museum seeks new location

February 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Walker Aviation Museum is taking off on plans to relocate but still will be grounded at the Roswell airport when the doors open at its new facility. The privately operated museum inside the terminal at the Roswell International Air Center is expected to...


Daily Record welcomes Walp as new sports editor

February 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Walp   The Roswell Daily Record is very proud to announce the addition of a new sports editor to its staff, Doug Walp. Doug recently graduated from the Perley Issac Reed School of Journalism at West Virginia University in Morgantown, W.Va. — where he...


Ezzell presides over House

February 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

State Rep. Candy Spence Ezzell presided over the New Mexico House of Representatives Tuesday, in honor of Ag Day. Ezzell, R-Roswell, is chair of the House Agriculture, Water & Wildlife Committee. (Courtesy Photo)...

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CYFD looking for more foster families

February 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Yvette Lucero, foster and adoptive parent recruitment specialist for New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department shares statistics on youth in foster care to members of the Kiwanis Club Tuesday afternoon. Kiwanis Board President Abel Esquibel, at...


Anesthesiology bill passes House

February 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Espinoza   Legislation that would allow anesthesiology assistants to practice at any hospital in the state passed the New Mexico House of Representatives Monday by a 38-28 vote. The legislation sponsored by state Rep. Nora Espinoza would allow...


Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Feb. 14-17

February 18, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Feb. 14 • At 9:32 a.m., medical call, 3200 block of Mission Arch Drive. • At 9:46 a.m., medical call, 200 block of Sherrill Lane. • At 10:10 a.m., medical call, 1300...