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Consumers complain to PRC about Sprint

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

One hundred complaints about Sprint service from consumers in the Roswell, Hobbs and Artesia areas have now reached the Public Regulation Commission’s Consumer Relations Division. “When you get certain specific issues like the Sprint issue, you tend to have groupings of types of complaints. Then you figure out how to deal with those groups of [&hellip...

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El Cap hosts RFD at CC! assembly

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

El Capitan second-graders prepare to serenade firefighters during a Character Counts! assembly at the school, Wednesday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) Students at El Capitan Elementary spent Wednesday morning entertaining the Roswell Fire Department, honoring...

Regional voters favor ‘ins’

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell was not the only locale to have its future leadership determined Tuesday evening. Elections held in Artesia, Dexter, Hagerman, Lake Arthur and Ruidoso produced some new and returning faces to their councils and municipal judge positions. In Artesia,...

Martinez signs Kintigh bill

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

A bill which changes the legislative retirement contribution from $500 to $600 annually, sponsored by Rep. Dennis Kingith, R-Roswell, during the 2012 regular session, was signed by Gov. Susana Martinez Wednesday. The bill passed the House floor by a vote of...

City-wide rabies clinic success

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sunday’s city-wide Rabies Clinic was a success, according to Joseph Pacheco, supervisor of Roswell’s Animal Services. Chaves County Veterinary Association held the annual clinics in conjunction with Roswell Animal Services and the Roswell Fire Department...

Wind’s up; let’s be careful out there

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The National Weather Services issued a wind advisory Wednesday. Meteorologist Brian Guyer reported crosswinds between 25 and 35 mph, with gusts up to 45 mph. Guyer does not expect much improvement soon. “We are transitioning out of a La Niña period, which...

Police seek info on burglaries

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Police Department is seeking assistance from the public about two burglaries. The most recent occurred in January, when a house in the 500 block of East Fifth Street was broken into a total of three times. Early in January, the thief took all of...

Police seek Kaprice Conde (Gabaldon) in 2/28 shooting

March 8, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell’s Most Wanted is Kaprice Conde, 26. She has an arrest warrant issued for her on charges of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and tampering with evidence, for her role in the Feb. 28 shooting at Farley’s restaurant, 1315 N. Main St. Victim,...

Hay, wind and fire

March 7, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

Area firefighters work to keep burning bales of hay under control while battling high winds at Woodcrest Dairy southeast of Roswell, Tuesday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

New owner, new name

March 7, 2012 • Local NewsComments (0)

After months of sale negotiations and several weeks of anticipation, the hospital on East 19th Street has a brand new name. Once known as Roswell Regional Hospital, the city’s most recent alternative for hospital care, the facility will now be known as...