Meat goat champions

July 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Britt Dixon, 17, won Champion for Meat Goats. Dixon attends Goddard High School and belongs to the Goddard FFA and Berrendo 4-H. Dixon said raising a champion goat has been one of his longterm goals. “It’s a really great honor and a goal I’ve been trying to achieve for a while.” Below: Courteney Walker, right, 18, won Reserve...

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Dairy goat winners

July 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Hannah Sparkman, 17, of Roswell, won both Champion and Reserve Champion in Dairy Goats. She is homeschooled and is a member of Country Kids 4-H. “I felt pretty good,” Hannah said about having the champion goat. “I was kind of surprised because I...


Los Novillos vandalized

July 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The owners of Los Novillos Mexican restaurant found one of their windows shattered Tuesday morning. At an unknown time, someone or a group of unknown vandals stole the Daily Record newspaper rack outside the building and apparently smashed the window of...


Perfect attendance award

July 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Several members of the Pecos Valley Rotary Club were recognized recently for perfect attendance. They are, in no particular order, Matt Bristol, 27 years; JP Cheney, 20 years; Bruce Stubbs, 20 years; Tom Dick, 15 years; Allan Brady, 13 years; Sheryl...


Chaves County DWI arrests for July 24-28

July 30, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...


Omni Corp announces contract extension

July 29, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Quentin Day of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees union of Santa Fe uses a clapboard Thursday while IATSE films a video of the ongoing service workers’ strike at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia. Day said the...


Murder suspect speaks out about Finch death

July 29, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jennifer Purcella It was supposed to be a simple plan: contact the man who allegedly has her very valuable, stolen gun. Meet up, pay the man who sounds friendly on the phone, and go on with life. Instead, when Jennifer Purcella and her fiance arrived to...


A doggone good show

July 29, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Ella Hobbs, center, won for Most Creative in the 2015 Chaves County 4-H & FFA Fair pet contest Monday. While all the participants showed dogs this year, the pet show is open to all pets. Other winners were Kylyn Thompson, pictured below,...


RFD Call Log — July 27 and 28

July 29, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. July 27 • At 9:57 a.m., public assist, Van Lueven Place. • At 12:29 p.m., air craft incident, Jerry Smith Circle. • At 8:08 p.m., structure fire,...


Daily Record wins 5 press awards

July 28, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

This July 3, 2014 cover of Vision Magazine won third place in the special sections category from the West Texas Press Association Saturday. (File Photo) The Roswell Daily Record is the recipient of five awards from the West Texas Press Association. The...