Parents of boy attacked by dogs file claim against Roswell

July 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Police Detective Jeff Prince addresses the Roswell City Council on June 20, shortly after his 9-year-old son was attacked by dogs. (Jeff Tucker Photo)   A Roswell law firm has taken the first step toward suing the city of Roswell in connection to the pit bull attack last month of a Roswell boy that [&hellip...

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As good as new

July 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Top: Jim Burress, general manager of Dean Baldwin Painting in Roswell, at left, poses with employees, including, Socorro Alvarez, Teresa Morales, Brenda Loera, Magdalena Quinonez, Jose Mata, Santiago Zavala, Antonio Leon, Jose Flores, in front of a truck the...


ENMU-R to host Occupational Training P­rogram graduation ceremony Thursday

July 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The ENMU-Roswell Special Services Occupational Training Program for students with disabilities will hold its 28th annual Graduation Ceremony on Thursday at 2 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center on campus. The ceremony will recognize 70 graduates of the...


Martinez visits FLETC; says it is no place for young mothers, babies

July 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (1)

In these photos provided by the Governor’s Office, Gov. Susana Martinez talks to youths Saturday, during her tour of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia. Martinez said the situation at the facility is “a 100 percent federal issue.”...


All the pretty horses

July 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Kaden Ramage, back, and Tara Jones trot their horses, Mouse and Freckles, respectively, to line up and be judged for hunter under saddle (novice) at the Chaves County 4-H and FFA Horse Show, Saturday. (Dylanne Petros Photo)...


Carter reviving cemetery’s faded beauty

July 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Richard Carter of Dexter looks at the headstone of his father and brother, Vinson and Vinson Carter Jr., who are interred at Memory Lawn Memorial Park. Richard said the cemetery was once a green jewel of Roswell. (Jeff Tucker Photo)   The roots of the...


Cowboy Crusade to bring music, ministry

July 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Moon   The Rev. Ron Moon believes in second chances. The founder and CEO of Second Chance Prison Ministry, Moon will be in Roswell this week with the first Cowboy Crusade he has staged in Roswell. The Crusade will start Monday and conclude on Saturday,...


Heinrich tours job, tech orgs in southeastern NM

July 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich speaks with Roswell Job Corps student Matthew Cashman during Heinrich’s tour of southeastern New Mexico on Friday. (Jeff Tucker Photo)   U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich was in southeastern New Mexico Friday on what his office...


Redcoats help welcome back Tia

July 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Redcoats attended the official re-opening and ribbon cutting at Tia Juana’s with the new local owners Christian Desrosiers, Amie Salas, Denise Todd and Matt Volquardsen on Friday. (Christina Stock Photo)...


UHS to begin early college program

July 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The computer lab at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell will be a place for University High School early college students to study and do homework in between classes or on days off. (Dylanne Petros Photo)   Students will have the chance to get a head...