Best in show

March 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Young ‘Gunner’ sits on a motorcycle seat during the Hobby & Motorcycle Show at the Roswell Adult Center, Saturday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

Read More

NMWC plans annual job fair

March 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Job seekers in Chaves County will be in for an “out of this world” experience in April when New Mexico Workforce Connection hosts its annual job fair at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center. Roswell’s Out of the World Job Fair will be held from 2 to...


‘Angry Hornet’ may fly again

March 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

A single-engine plane flipped over into a field behind 1804 E. College Blvd., around 12:30 p.m. Saturday, after a failed take-off attempt. The owners of “The Angry Hornet” were not injured. State police investigated the crash. The plane continued...


Campaign manager admits Hatch Act filing

March 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Orie “O.L.” Adcock admitted that he filed a federal complaint against Chaves County sheriff candidate Britt Snyder for what he thinks is a violation of an elections law. Adcock, the campaign manager for Snyder’s opponent Gary Graves, denied that the...


Sheriff candidate Graves hopes for better future

March 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Republican Gary Graves is a candidate for Chaves County sheriff. (Courtesy Photo) Candidate Gary Graves has a colorful past that includes his recall from office as De Baca County sheriff, a foiled attempt to find Billy the Kid and the permanent loss of his...


Jesse Moore: The art of independence

March 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jesse Moore, a client at Tobosa Developmental Services, displays a sample of his ceramic artwork on Wednesday. Moore volunteers at St. Peter’s Catholic Church and works at Papa Murphy’s as well as working on his ceramics and paintings. (Randal Seyler...


Unity Center hosts Teen Conference

March 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Unity Center sponsored a Teen Conference on Saturday at the Roswell Boys & Girls Club, which covered topics ranging from bullying and teen dating violence to suicide prevention and teen leadership. Featured speakers included Nathan Padilla, executive...


3 VIPs

March 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

From left, Mine That Bird owners Leonard ‘Doc’ Blach and Mark Allen, along with actor Bruce Wayne Eckelman, who portrays Bob Baffert in the movie “50 to 1,” arrive at the Galaxy 8 for a VIP premiere, Friday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Teens learn life lessons in Mustang Project

March 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Captain Jackson, a wild mustang who was caught near the Jackson Mountains in Nevada, is currently part of the Mustang Project at Assurance Home in Roswell. (Randal Seyler Photo) Mine That Bird is probably the most famous horse in Roswell this weekend, but...


Man arrested, suspected of multiple counts of sexual contact with minors

March 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Guajardo  A Roswell man was arrested Friday, suspected of 10 counts of sexual contact with a child. Police arrested Uriel “Rudy” Guajardo, 50, at 9 a.m. in a parking lot on the 2300 block of North Main Street. The incidents involved three female children...