Volunteers, donors make FoH a success

April 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Randal Seyler Record Staff Writer Around 700 people turned out for the Festival of Hope egg hunt and breakfast held at the Roswell Boys & Girls Club on Easter Sunday. “We had a lot of fellowship, and we ministered to between 650 and 700 people,” said Johnny Gonzales of Prison Door Ministry, who sponsored the [&hellip...

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Vehicle mishap

April 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Courtesy Photo Roswell police and firefighters, as well as medical personnel, responded to a report of a vehicle driving through a house on Monday afternoon. The accident occurred on the 500 block of South Wyoming when the vehicle went through a fence,...


Missing man last seen in Roswell

April 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

David Bogard is missing and considered endangered, according to a news release from the New Mexico State Police. Bogard was last seen on April 17, in Roswell. He is diagnosed with PTSD and is not taking his medications. Bogard is described as being a white...


Rain or shine

April 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Spectators at the Charlie McVay Memorial Softball Complex use umbrellas to fend off the rain while watching girls softball action, Saturday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)...


Rogers looks to continue serving the community as magistrate judge

April 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Chaves County Magistrate Judge K.C. Rogers, division 1, a Republican, will face Bobby Arnett in the primary June 3. (Courtesy Photo) Keith “K.C.” Rogers recognized at a young age that good people sometimes do bad things. “That’s something I learned...


98-year-old square dances for fitness

April 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Joe Hammond, at right, poses with dance partner Beth Rhodes on Thursday at the Roswell Adult Center. Hammond, 98, is an avid square dancer and enjoys the weekly meetings of the Enchanted Squares. (Randal Seyler Photo) For more than 40 years, Joe Hammond has...


Passion pilgrimage

April 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Hundreds of Christian faithful complete the Passion of the Christ pilgrimage, arriving at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Dexter on the morning of Good Friday. Parishioners from Immaculate Conception were joined by congregations from St. Catherine...


Board approves grant application request for Tobosa

April 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Chaves County Commissioners approved Tobosa Development Center’s request to submit through the county an application for a Community Development Block Grant. The approval was a first step in a long process for the center to seek $500,000 in an effort to...


Altrusa Club brings baskets to Assurance Home

April 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Altrusa Club of Roswell donated Easter baskets to the Assurance Home Friday in a tradition that dates back to 1979. Pictured are, from left to right: Carol Hanback of Altrusa, Ron Malone of the Assurance Home, and Altrusa Club members Joan Blodgett,...


State attorney general to host foreclosure prevention program

April 18, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Attorney General Gary King will be in Roswell today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the S.O.Y. Mariachi School presenting a foreclosure prevention program. The Help for New Mexico Homeowners foreclosure prevention event will offer counseling and legal assistance...