Roswell woman gets sentence for trafficking meth

November 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

A Roswell woman has been sentenced to 70 months in federal prison for trafficking methamphetamine. Grace Roman Childers, 60, of Roswell, was sentenced on Thursday in federal court in Las Cruces to 70 months in federal prison followed by five years of supervised release for her methamphetamine trafficking conviction. Childers was also ordered to forfeit...

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Veterans honored at RHS event

November 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

From left, state Rep. Bob Wooley with local veterans Larry Montano, 90; Louis Mestas, master of ceremonies for the assembly; Manuel Martinez, 92; Jim Waldrip, 86; Lowell Hughes, 95; and Douglas Weaver, 91. The veterans were honored Tuesday during a special...


Marine training exercise held in Roswell

November 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The team of Marines guards a vehicle containing a pair of “principals” before leaving the police station. (Submitted Photo)   Participants in a Protective Service Detail class run by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia were in...


Ranchers welcoming annual coyote hunt

November 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Cody Salas, a rancher in Corona and part-time employee of Larry’s Gun Shop in Roswell, holds an AR-15 rifle, the first-place prize in this weekend’s coyote hunt sponsored by the gun shop. (Jeff Tucker Photo)   The third annual LGS Roswell Coyote Hunt...


Potters Guild Art Sale starts today

November 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Candy West works on a piece of pottery for the Pecos Valley Potters Guild Art Sale recently at the RMAC. (Rey Berrones Photo)   Regional potters were busy creating the pottery that forms the cornerstone of the annual Pecos Valley Potters Guild Art Sale,...


Council takes first step toward new rec center

November 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Former City Manager Larry Fry, left, was honored by the City Council on Thursday for his 20-plus years of service to the city of Roswell. Councilor Jason Perry, right, presented Fry with a plaque from the council. Fry will be assisting with the transition...


First snow of the season

November 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Daily Record editor Timothy P. Howsare awoke this morning to find a dusting of snow on his car. The flurries continued as Howsare went for a walk before work along McGaffey Street and Sunset Avenue. A reader on the RDR Facebook page reported there also were...


Police seek identity of man wanted for questioning

November 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man wanted for questioning in connection to a voyeurism investigation. The alleged incident occurred Nov. 6 in the area of the changing rooms inside the Roswell Target store on North Main Street. The...


Fire Department call log — Nov. 11-13

November 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates: Nov. 11 • At 7:57 a.m., to a medical call in the 100 block of North Sycamore. • At 11:46 a.m., to a motor vehicle accident in the 200 block of East Church Street. • At 12:05...


Broncos help Girl Scouts retire flag

November 13, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Mexico Military Institute Bronco baseball squad assisted the Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest on Tuesday with their annual flag retirement ceremony. (Submitted Photo)...