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Fire destroys trailer

November 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell firefighters and volunteer units from Midway, East Grand Plains and Sierra worked Monday evening to put out a fire that destroyed a trailer home located outside of Roswell city limits at 2302A Hobson Road. No one was injured and as of press time, the cause of the fire was under investigation. (Ilissa Gilmore Photo) [&hellip...

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Woman arrested in connection with an armed robbery Sunday

November 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Police Department arrested Erica Peterson, 24, on charges of armed robbery Sunday in association with a home invasion that occurred on South Sunset Avenue, Saturday. According to the affidavit of criminal complaint, a young female knocked on the...

Dexter man perishes after oil field accident

November 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Dover Magby, 49, of Dexter, died as the result of an accident at a United Drilling site in southern Chaves County. The accident occurred around 6:20 a.m. on Nov. 17. Eddy County Sheriff’s Capt. Jeff Zuniga reported: “According to our preliminary...

Roswell has rash of accidents over holiday weekend

November 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell experienced a rash of accidents over the Thanksgiving weekend, including two known hit-and-runs and one DWI which resulted in the driver being flown to a hospital in Albuquerque. After a few drinks with a friend, Salvador Bustos-Carrasco, 22, was seen...

A deer friend

November 25, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Kamryn Hardwick, 4, hugs a reindeer in Santa’s Village at the Roswell Mall, Friday. Mark Wilson Photo [/auth...

Wonderful wares at Xmas crafts fair

November 25, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Holiday shoppers attending the 30th annual Christmas Fantasy arts & crafts fair at the Roswell Convention Center visit Jocay Crystals booth and its array of nightlights, Friday. Mark Wilson Photo Makers of all kinds plied their wares Friday and Saturday...

Carroll Caudill driven to help those in need, lives the Christmas spirit

November 24, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Carroll Caudill without his Santa suit Tuesday at Sam’s Club. Noah Vernau Photo There’s a good chance you’ve seen Carroll Caudill at Christmastime in Roswell — his full, white beard and a cheerful look, his black boots, a suit of red. Caudill, a great...

Mad respect, Santa

November 24, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Santa Claus receives fist bumps from delighted children at the Roswell Mall, Friday morning. Mark Wilson Photo [/auth...

Roswell shoppers get after it

November 24, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Bargain seeking shoppers at JC Penney stand in long checkout lines during the Black Friday sales event. Mark Wilson Photo Shoppers weren’t too groggy from Thanksgiving’s meats and sweets to line up outside of local stores in the hopes of getting at Black...

Residents enjoy get-togethers, rest up for Black Friday

November 23, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Fire Station 3 was responsible for the brisket, which was taken to the main Fire Station 1 for their 3 p.m. meal. Jessica Palmer Photo The streets of Roswell were virtually empty as the day began. Those with last-minute purchases at Walmart were few and far...