MENU
CHURCH-SPOTLIGHT-01-12-28

Bloodbought Ministry brings message to Roswell as well as to cyberspace

December 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Bloodbought Ministry brings message to Roswell as well as to cyberspace

Submitted Photo Rev. Michael Albert Burger Jr. and his wife, Kristie Leigh Burger and their son Tristan Michael, are excited about their new ministry, Bloodbought Ministries. By Shannon Seyler Special to the Record Rev. Michael A. Burger, Jr., president, founder and lead pastor of Bloodbought Ministry, is reaching an international audience with his...

Read More
WILLIE-12-27

Nelson to perform at Lea County Events Center

December 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Nelson to perform at Lea County Events Center

Staff Report Country music legend Willie Nelson will perform Friday, Jan. 2, at the Lea County Events Center. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and is part of the concert venue’s Hobbs Road Trip Concert Series. So far, B.B. King, Alan Jackson, Gabriel...

CHAMO-CAT-12-26

Camouflage cat

December 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Camouflage cat

Timothy P. Howsare Photo We’ve all heard about wild animals like deer, grouse and polar bears that can blend in with their environments so they can be unseen by either predators or potential meals. But a domestic cat? This kitty was seen perched on a fence...

YUCCA-XMAS-12-26

Toys for girls and boys

December 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Toys for girls and boys

Hundreds of children received toys on Christmas Eve at the Yucca Recreation Center, where the Community Volunteers group held a toy giveaway on Wednesday. The children were allowed to pick out toys and there was musical entertainment for the adults as well....

ASSUMPTION-PRIEST-80TH-BIRTHDAY-12-26

A merry birthday

December 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on A merry birthday

Assumption of The Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church not only celebrated Christ’s birthday on Christmas Eve, but also the birthday of Fr. Andrew Miles, who celebrated his 80th birthday. Miles has been a priest at the church for the past eight years. He is...

AUTISM-NMAS-01-12-26

Autism Society brings support, awareness to county

December 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Autism Society brings support, awareness to county

The New Mexico Autism Society will host its second annual “Paving the Way” Walk for Autism at the Spring River Zoo in April. The goal of NMAS is to promote access and opportunities for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families through...

ASSUMPTION-YOUTH-CHOIR-12-26

A new-born choir sings praise to a newborn king

December 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on A new-born choir sings praise to a newborn king

The newly formed youth choir performs Christmas Assumption at The Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church in Roswell. (Max Scally Photo)...

AUTISM-ENMU-12-25

Special Services teaches autistic students more than just job skills

December 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Special Services teaches autistic students more than just job skills

Lisa Cassels and Diane Leven present diplomas to students of the Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Special Services Occupational Training Program during graduation ceremonies in July. (File Photo)   (Editor’s Note: This is the third installment on...

ZOO-HOLIDAY-12-25

Zoo celebrates holidays, too

December 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Zoo celebrates holidays, too

Above: Here’s a tough question. What would you give a bobcat for a holiday present? Here’s an idea. Bobcats like catnip and the scent of really cheap perfume. Generously smother a couple of big stuffed animals with both of the above and you will have a...

YE-Games-Top-10_Gilm

Video games to look forward to in 2015

December 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Video games to look forward to in 2015

This file photo provided by Ubisoft shows a scene from the video game, “Far Cry 4.” The game was one of several that suggests there’s much to look forward to in 2015. (AP Photo)   By John Lee Special to the Daily Record   The year 2014 was...