Roswell makes time for kids

April 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Randal Seyler Photos Above: Bidders enjoy the competitive auction at The Liberty, which was packed Friday evening for the annual Make Time For Kids auction. Created and sponsored by Dr. Mike Taylor of Taylor Orthodontics, Make Time For Kids is an auction event to benefit the Chaves County CASA Program. Artists, craftspeople, and community members are...

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Police investigate shooting, homicide

April 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Authorities investigate a shooting that occurred at an Allsup’s convenience store in south Roswell, Thursday afternoon. (Lawrence Foster Photo) An unidentified man is dead after police officers responded to a report of a shooting in south Roswell on...


RHS students explore Eastern

April 25, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell High seniors tour the Xcel Energy solar array on the Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell campus during ‘Explore Eastern,’ Thursday. Explore Eastern is a recruitment fair employed by the university and high school seniors from the Roswell...


Richardson seeks District 54 seat in state House

April 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Pam V. Richardson, a Republican, recently announced her candidacy for the New Mexico House of Representatives District 54. (Courtesy Photo) Pam V. Richardson, a Republican from north Eddy County, has announced her candidacy for the New Mexico House of...


Library board welcomes 2, says farewell to departing members

April 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Elizabeth Shamas, left, and Ed David were honored for their service on the Roswell Public Library board of directors on Thursday at the library. Each director had a library book purchased in their honor. (Randal Seyler Photo) The Roswell Public Library board...


Mountain View Middle School locked down following bomb threat

April 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Chaves County Sheriff’s Office responded to a bomb threat at Mountain View Middle School on Tuesday morning. The school went into lockdown at 10:30 a.m. and the building was evacuated at 11 a.m. “The school had received a bomb threat at which time all...


NMMI Music Department sets Spring Concert

April 24, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Mexico Military Institute’s Music Department will present its annual Spring Concert at 7 p.m. on May 1 in NMMI’s Pearson Auditorium. Admission is free, but seating is limited, so guests are encouraged to arrive early. The concert will open with the...


Every 15 Minutes

April 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Mark Wilson Photos ABOVE: Emergency personnel come to the aid of mock car wreck victims during the ‘Every 15 Minutes’ program in front of Roswell High School, Wednesday morning.   LEFT: Roswell High students portray the living dead during...


Multiple Sclerosis Walk set for Saturday

April 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Randal Seyler Record Staff Writer Residents from Roswell and surrounding communities will join together for “Walk MS: Roswell” on Saturday at Cahoon Park. “We’re getting food for at least 100 people,” said Patty Jones, co-ordinator for the event....


Roswell’s Most Wanted

April 23, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jesus Rodriguez, 32, is wanted for larceny over $500, but less than $2,500. Rodriguez was allegedly seen on three separate dates (Thursday, Feb. 27, Wednesday, March 5, and Tuesday, March 25) removing surveillance cameras from a building on the 1100 block of...