Monterrey Elementary students rally to help those who have less this season

December 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Vietnam Veterans chapter 968 donated more than 2,500 food items collected by the students at Monterrey Elementary to the Community Kitchen, Monday morning. Pictured from left: Tomas Hernandez, Jimmy Copeland, Frank Carrillo, Leonard Corona, T.J. and grandfather Harry McGraw. (Courtesy photo)   The students of Monterrey Elementary School demonstrated...

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‘Fireball’ sightings reported in NM, TX

December 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Several residents witnessed what they believe were meteor fireballs streaking across the clear night sky above New Mexico and west Texas Sunday night, according to reports filed Monday. Witnesses from Santa Fe, Las Cruces, Vaughn, Roswell, El Paso, Lubbock...


A new face

December 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Clayon Corbell of Signs by Corbell erects new signage at the International UFO Museum, Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Garcia girls get gifts

December 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sisters Ximena and Ashly Garcia receive gifts from Santa and the Marine Corps Reserve during Toys for Tots at the Yucca Center, Saturday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Solstice celebrates the sun’s rebirth

December 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Part two of a three part series on the history of holiday traditions.   Christmas is now only days away, and although it is the number two most celebrated holiday in the world (second only to the New Year), there are some who still celebrate the old...


Musician Simmons marches to a beat of his own drum

December 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Donny Simmons records an EP Wednesday as the newest band member of Seek. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) They knew his order at Starbucks, which could be a positive reflection on the memories and quality of customer service there, but it’s more likely a reflection of...


Meet the Foltses: First same-sex couple to receive a marriage license from county gives interview with the Record

December 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

Curtis and Phillip Folts, who were married Friday morning in Roswell, show off their marriage certificate following the ceremony. (Mark Wilson Photo) Chaves County Clerk’s Office gave out marriage licenses to gay couples for the first time in the county’s...


County DWI program makes PSA with hometown stars

December 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Gerina Mendoza-Piller films a series of public service announcements at Goddard High School, Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo) She’s a professional golfer. They’re a professional film crew. All are Goddard High School graduates and they came together with the...


Body identified; Romero a person of interest

December 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Romero The Roswell Police Department reported that it received confirmation from the Office of the Medical Investigator regarding the identity of the male body that was found in a shallow grave in the 200 block of East 12th Street on Wednesday. OMI was able...


Vet cemetery dedication Dec. 30

December 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

From left, Gene Balderston, Gene Peterson, Ron McKay and Harry McGraw observe the ongoing progress of the development of the Roswell Veterans Cemetery, Thursday afternoon. A dedication for the cemetery will be held Dec. 30. at 10:30 a.m. Donations can be made...