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Martinez appoints Leach to ENMU Board of Regents

March 2, 2011 • Local News, NewsComments Off

Gov. Susana Martinez appointed a financial consultant from Roswell to replace Pauline Ponce on the Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents, Tuesday. Ponce’s five-year term limit expired this year. Brett Leach, a consultant at Southwest Securities Group Inc. in Roswell, was selected alongside the new student regent, Santana Chaves, of Dora....

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Espinoza's bill passes House

March 2, 2011 • Local News, NewsComments Off

A bill introduced by a local lawmaker that would stop third-graders from being promoted to the fourth grade if they do not meet reading proficiency standards passed the state House of Representatives by a 62-5 vote, Tuesday. The bill, co-sponsored by Rep....

Headed for Las Cruces

March 2, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

Students from the Berrendo Middle School Orchestra rehearse, Tuesday evening, at Pueblo Auditorium for an orchestra festival to be held today at Oñate High School in Las Cruces. Berrendo students will be joined by the Roswell Youth Orchestra which is...

Headed for Las Cruces

March 2, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

Students from the Berrendo Middle School Orchestra rehearse, Tuesday evening, at Pueblo Auditorium for an orchestra festival to be held today at Oñate High School in Las Cruces. Berrendo students will be joined by the Roswell Youth Orchestra which is...

Senate rule change bars cameras

March 2, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

A week after its implementation, a local lawmaker and one of the Senate’s top officials is defending his decision to introduce an upper house rule change that could limit video and audio recordings of committee meetings, despite having caused a...

Senate rule change bars cameras

March 2, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

A week after its implementation, a local lawmaker and one of the Senate’s top officials is defending his decision to introduce an upper house rule change that could limit video and audio recordings of committee meetings, despite having caused a...

Accident with injuries

March 2, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

A head on collision, Tuesday, at Southeast Main and Hobbs streets sent the driver of one vehicle to the hospital with minor neck and back injuries, according to emergency officials.Police say the driver of one of the vehicles ran a red light. Alcohol was not...

Pot at Pecos; no busts

March 2, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

The Roswell Police Department received a call from Barbara Ryan, principal of Pecos Elementary School, 600 E Hobbs St., on Monday after an 8-yearold student was found in possession of marijuana. The drugs were found in his pocket wrapped in newspaper. The boy...

Pot at Pecos; no busts

March 2, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

The Roswell Police Department received a call from Barbara Ryan, principal of Pecos Elementary School, 600 E Hobbs St., on Monday after an 8-yearold student was found in possession of marijuana. The drugs were found in his pocket wrapped in newspaper. The boy...

A K-9 demonstration

March 1, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

Police dog teams from around the state demonstrate a subject apprehension Saturday during The Sage Foundation benefit fundraiser held Saturday at Harley Davidson Champion Motorsports. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...