Fire Department Call Log — Nov. 19-20

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Nov. 19 • At 7:04 a.m., to a medical call in the 3600 block of Camilla Drive. • At 9:29 a.m., to a medical call in the 1200 block of Hamilton Drive. • At 10:06 a.m., to a medical call in the [&hellip...

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Protesters call for end of family detention

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (2)

Timothy P. Howsare Photos While President Obama was announcing his plan to extend administrative relief to 5 million undocumented immigrants, a crowd of around 50 gathered for a candlelight vigil at the entrance to the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center...


Vehicle burglary suspect quickly caught

November 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Salcido   An alert citizen noticed a man breaking into vehicles in a motel parking lot Wednesday evening and notified police, resulting in the would-be burglar’s arrest, according to a news release from the Roswell Police Department. Roswell Police...


Church hosts an early Thanksgiving

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Country Club Road Church of Christ on Wednesday prepared more than 500 meals for nursing home residents and shut-ins. Around 400 of the meals were served at the church hall, while the other 100 meals were delivered. More than 200 volunteers worked since...


Program to pay supplements to early childhood educators in state

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Early childhood educators in Roswell and Chaves County may be eligible for education-based pay stipends of up to $5,000 through a new program. “This year is the first year the INCENTIVE$ program has been extended to the whole state and we are really working...


GOP group honors 36 local veterans

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

World War II veteran Woody L. Spencer of Roswell shares a hug with Miss New Mexico Jessica Burson as the Chaves County Republican Women honored dozens of local veterans at the GOP group’s monthly luncheon Wednesday. Also pictured is Spencer’s...


Kiwanis plan 65th annual All Civic Club Luncheon

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Members of various civic groups and charitable organizations will gather on Dec. 2 for the 65th annual All Civic Club Luncheon. The annual event, sponsored by the Roswell Kiwanis Club, brings together the city’s groups for a day of fellowship and...


93 coyotes killed during hunt

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (1)

Max Scally Photo   A total of 93 coyotes were killed Saturday and Sunday in southeastern New Mexico during a coyote hunt sponsored by Larry’s Gun Shop of Roswell and Hobbs. The coyotes are a threat to livestock in the area. The store’s new owner,...


Army Field Band & Chorus perform at NMMI

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The U.S. Army Field Band & Soldiers Chorus, the Musical Ambassadors of the Army, performed Tuesday at Pearson Auditorium on the New Mexico Military Institute campus. The musicians performed selections from John Philip Sousa, Aaron Copland, Leonard...


Final weekend for ‘Nutcracker: The Musical’

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The public is invited to the final three performances of “Nutcracker: The Musical,” this weekend. Show dates are Nov. 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 23 at 2:30 p.m. The ENMU-Roswell Theatre Department will present this family friendly musical adaptation...