Roses are red, violets are blue…

February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Happy Valentine’s Day roses on display in front of the Home Decor store in the Roswell Mall beckon lovers young and old. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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Pastor pushes to elect chosen candidates

February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (2)

Church on the Move pastor Troy Smothermon introduced two City Council candidates to the congregation last month during a sermon, telling his congregation it was time to change Roswell. Smothermon announced to the church, and its several thousands of members,...


City, county units respond to brush fire

February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

City and County fire units fought a brush fire Thursday, pictured above, that burned dangerously close to homes off Calumet Road. After the fire was brought under control, Chaves County Sheriff’s deputies put up crime scene tape, seen below. No further...


RPD officers involved in shooting

February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

An investigation is ongoing regarding an incident where Roswell Police officers responded to a domestic disturbance early Thursday morning and a 34-year-old man was shot. Officers arrived at a residence on the 500 block of Redwood in regards to the...


School shows support for Berrendo through hearts

February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Students from La Tierra Montessori School for the Arts and Science in Española prepare their hearts to comfort, encourage and support the students and staff at Berrendo Middle School. (Courtesy Photo) The shooting on Jan. 14 at Berrendo Middle School has...


Doggy Saviors to host another adoption event

February 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Zoey is a German shepherd cross. She and many others who are looking for forever homes will be featured at the Adoption Event at Tractor Supply on Saturday. (Courtesy Photo) Doggy Saviors will host a dog adoption event at Tractor Supply on Saturday, Feb. 15,...


Feeding time

February 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sandhill cranes feed in a farm field in Roswell, Wednesday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Preparing for Valentine’s Party

February 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Consuelo Salcido and Briana White, along with other Roswell Job Corps Home Builders Institute electrical students under the tutelage of instructor Josh Torres, help the Community Volunteer Program prepare for a Valentine’s party by arranging stuffed...


Roswell Refuge receives deluge of calls regarding raffle

February 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Courtesy Photo Sometimes mistakes happen for a reason says Cindy Wilson, executive director of Roswell Refuge. In this case, the error appeared in Wednesday’s Record, where bears costing $50 were advertised as $2. The blooper has resulted in numerous calls...


School Board hears plea for REA support

February 12, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Former Berrendo Elementary School Principal Tamra Gedde asked members of the Roswell Independent School District School Board to work with the Roswell Education Association during Tuesday’s meeting. “I am here today because I committed to myself and...