Final weekend for ‘Nutcracker: The Musical’

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The public is invited to the final three performances of “Nutcracker: The Musical,” this weekend. Show dates are Nov. 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 23 at 2:30 p.m. The ENMU-Roswell Theatre Department will present this family friendly musical adaptation of the famous ballet in the Performing Arts Center on campus. Tickets are [&hellip...

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Refuge taking apps for pheasant youth hunt

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge is now taking applications for the 2014 Youth Pheasant Hunt and Upland Game Workshop. This special hunt event is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 6. Youth 17 years of age or younger are encouraged to apply for this limited...


ENMU-R to receive health grant

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell will receive $1.2 million out of $15 million from a grant from the Department of Labor. ENMU-R is one of 11 colleges that received the grant. All colleges will use the funds from the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community...


Fire Department Call Log — Nov. 18

November 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for Nov. 18. At midnight, to a medical call in the 2600 Block of North Main Street. At 10:48 a.m., to a medical call in the 1100 block of Highland Road. At 10:56 a.m., to a public assist in the 200 block of...


FLETC immigrant detention center to close

November 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

A temporary detention center that opened in Artesia this summer amid a flood of illegal immigrants from Central America will close by the end of the year, the federal government announced Tuesday. Some of the approximately 450 illegal immigrants currently...


RMAC considers children’s museum

November 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

An artist’s rendition of what the proposed children’s museum, market and restaurant could look like. The drawing was presented to the RMAC Board of Trustees on Monday. (Submitted Photo)   Local children may soon have a museum of their own if Mayor...


Clovis man pleads guilty to moving a pound of meth

November 19, 2014 • Business, Local NewsComments (0)

A Clovis man has pleaded guilty in federal court to participating in a methamphetamine trafficking conspiracy involving a pound of the drug. Under the terms of a plea agreement, Christopher Jason Kidd, 38, will be sentenced to 78 months in federal prison,...


Photography teaches about more than cameras; Club includes shutterbugs of various skill levels

November 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Clifford Powell, president of the Photographic Arts Society of Roswell, discusses his experiences as a wildlife photographer with the Roswell Kiwanis Club on Tuesday. (Randal Seyler Photo)   Ever wondered about the difference between a dragonfly and a...


Good news from the Pumpkin Patch

November 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Submitted photo   St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church on Sunday donated $1,800 to three local organizations from the proceeds of its annual Pumpkin Patch sale. A check for $600 each was presented to Rivers of Life, Chaves County CASA and Cub Scouts...


Miller selected president of New Mexico Amigos

November 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Miller   The New Mexico Amigos, a non-profit and nonpartisan group also known as the state’s official Goodwill Ambassadors, have named new officers and directors for 2015. Ronald L. Miller CPA, a Roswell resident who serves on the board of directors of...