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Local Scouter Mossman receives Silver Beaver award

February 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Local scouter Willis Mossman was recently awarded the Silver Beaver during the Conquistador Council Annual Banquet in Roswell. (Courtesy Photo) Local Scouter Willis Mossman, assistant webelos leader with Pack 360 (now Pack 97, chartered by the St. Paul’s United Methodist Church) of the Oil Patch District, was awarded the Silver Beaver on Feb. 1 during...

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Wings for spring

February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Spring has come early to Roswell as a butterfly floats from flower to flower in a garden, Tuesday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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City receives 21 applications for planning director

February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The city received nearly two dozen applications to fill the position vacated when its planning director left last month, City Manager Larry Fry said Tuesday. Planning Director Michael Vickers’ last day was Jan. 17. He accepted a position with a contracting...

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Flynn confirmed as NMED secretary

February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Mexico Environment Secretary Ryan Flynn listens to testimony as a Senate panel considers his confirmation during a legislative hearing in Santa Fe, on Tuesday. (AP Photo) The New Mexico State Senate confirmed Ryan Flynn Tuesday as Secretary of the New...

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Man shot by police faces 3 charges of aggravated assault

February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The man shot by Roswell Police on Thursday is facing aggravated assault charges, according to a police department news release. Police identified the man on Tuesday as Alonzo Perez, 34, and said Perez faces charges of aggravated assault on a peace officer,...

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Methodist women’s group donates $1, 348 to CASA program

February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Chaves County CASA Program Executive Director Carrie-Leigh Cloutier, center, shows a donation check for $1,348.54 to Moose, the CASA therapy dog on Tuesday at the CASA office, while Onita King, left, and Sherrie Goff, members of Faith and Promise United...

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Woman pleads no contest in child abuse case

February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Calvert Charity Calvert-Romero, 32, pleaded no contest on Feb. 7, in 5th District Court to charges of intentional abuse (without death or great bodily harm), a third-degree felony, and obstructing an investigation of child abuse, a misdemeanor. The charges...

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Second ‘Meet with Police Chief’ event set for Friday

February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The residents of Roswell had an opportunity to meet then-new Roswell Chief of Police Phil Smith in November. That event was hosted by the Roswell Neighborhood Watch organization, and was held at the Roswell High School Little Theatre. While attendance was not...

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Roswell training officer, McGruff visit Girl Scouts

February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

A group of local Girl Scouts learned about safety when they met with Roswell Police Department Recruiting/Training Officer Lisa Brackeen on Friday. Officer Brackeen spoke with the youngsters about safety issues, such as wearing seatbelts, and “stranger...

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Youth ChalleNGe in Santa Fe

February 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Courtesy Photo New Mexico Youth ChalleNGe Academy cadets meet with state legislators, front row from left, Rep. Bob Wooley, R-Roswell, Rep. Monica Youngblood, R-Albuquerque, Rep. William J. Gray, R-Artesia, Rep. Nora Espinoza, R-Roswell, Rep. Candy Spence...