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Marine’s World War II letters tell story of war

November 28, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Marine’s World War II letters tell story of war

World War II veteran Woody L. Spencer spends the day after Thanksgiving with two of his daughters, Penne King, left, and Judy Pittman. Spencer served 2 1/2 years in the South Pacific fighting the Japanese after enlisting in the Marine Corps at the age of 17. (Jeff Tucker Photo)   As a teenage Marine serving [&hellip...

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A big thanks to the community

November 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on A big thanks to the community

By 1 p.m. Thursday about 450 people were served a free Thanksgiving dinner at the Fraternal Order of Eagles banquet hall on South Sunset Avenue. Another 100 meals were delivered, said Johnny Gonzales, co-chairman of the Community Volunteer Program. Gonzales...

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New city manager welcomed

November 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on New city manager welcomed

The Roswell Chamber of Commerce and Pasta Café recently hosted a welcome reception for Steve Polosak, the new Roswell city manager. The reception was a way to introduce Polosak to the community officials and local business people of Roswell. Flowers were...

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Helping those in need

November 27, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Helping those in need

Cub Scout Pack 25, sponsored at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Roswell, learned what it means to be good citizens, whether at home, at school, and most importantly, in their community. The boys participated in a canned food drive to benefit...

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Caught orange-handed

November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Caught orange-handed

Some of the 151 sixth graders at Mesa Middle School, 1601 E. Bland St., perform a dance from India for the student body and visiting parents Tuesday afternoon in the school’s multi-purpose room. The students are part of a new pilot program called “Arts...

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Kintigh talks about judgeship and annexation

November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Kintigh talks about judgeship and annexation

Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh meets with Daily Record staff writer Jeff Tucker Monday during the mayor’s monthly forum. (Timothy Howsare Photo)   Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh sat down with Daily Record editorial staff Monday for the mayor’s monthly...

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Graham appointed interim fire chief

November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Graham appointed interim fire chief

Graham   Roswell Fire Department veteran Devin Graham was appointed interim fire chief on Wednesday, according to a news release. City Manager Steve Polasek made the appointment. Graham, a Roswell native, is in his 16th year with the city’s fire...

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Masterson to be honored in Roswell

November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Masterson to be honored in Roswell

Mayor Dennis Kintigh will join New Mexico Tourism Cabinet Secretary Monique Jacobsonfor a community celebration of teacher John Masterson’s heroic efforts to stop a school shooting at Berrendo Middle School in January. The Roswell community is invited to...

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Community love

November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Community love

Volunteers unload supplies on Wednesday morning in preparation for today’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner, held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Fraternal Order of Eagles banquet hall, located at 3201 S. Sunset Ave. in Roswell. The free luncheon is open to the...

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Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Nov. 25-26

November 26, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off on Roswell Fire Department Call Log — Nov. 25-26

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:   Nov. 25 • At 9:34 a.m., to a medical call on A Street. • At 10:57 a.m., to a power line down in the 1000 block of Rancho Road. • At 11:10 a.m., to a grass fire in the...