Vaughn faces water crisis

November 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

The town of Vaughn spent a fifth night Monday without running water as village officials scrambled to figure out how to get the pipes to start flowing again. Massive water leaks have foiled delivery to all homes and businesses in the small town of some 500 residents living in what many travelers view as a [&hellip...

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Statistics show crime in Roswell is up

November 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

With two of three city councilors absent Monday, Chair of the Police Committee Councilor Savino Sanchez tabled new business until next month, but provided an opportunity for Roswell Police Chief Phil Smith to report on area crime. The statistics give a...


Valley View marks Veterans Day

November 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Students at Valley View Elementary School celebrated Veterans Day Monday afternoon with an assembly. Following the presentation of colors by the New Mexico Youth ChalleNGe, retired U.S. Army Chaplain Chris Mullenix spoke about what the day meant. What...


Saluting service and sacrifice

November 10, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Mexico Youth ChalleNGe cadets carry an American flag to lead the way during the Veterans Day Parade, Saturday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) City shows appreciation, reverence at Veterans Parade Saturday morning was greeted with a thin layer of fog over...


Public invited to meet new chief, learn about Neighborhood Watch

November 10, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Police Department Chief of Police Phil Smith will be at the neighborhood watch meeting Tuesday night at Roswell High School. (Courtesy Photo) The public will have a chance Tuesday night to meet Roswell Police Department’s new police chief, Phil...


State champs

November 10, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Members of the Roswell boys soccer team celebrate on the pitch after beating Albuquerque Academy 1-0 for the NMAA Class 4A State Championship, Saturday. The title is the first in program history for the Coyote boys. For more coverage, see RDR Sports....


Osmani: Dedicated to medicine, devoted to family

November 10, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Osmani Specialist in orthopedic and spine surgery, Dr. Omar Osmani spoke about his investment not only in his patients, but in the community. Like many, he is a transplant; he came to live in Roswell with his wife and three children around 10 years ago. He...


‘Fiesta del Arte’ showcases works to suit all tastes

November 10, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Visitors to the Pecos Valley Potters’ Guild’s 32nd Annual Art Sale ‘Fiesta del Arte’ check out the work of Sarah McArthur at the Roswell Convention Center, Saturday. It continues today from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Mark Wilson Photo) It started 32 years ago...


Planting for vets

November 10, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Students and instructors from the Roswell Job Corps and City of Roswell employees plant one of two American elm trees on the commuter trail along South Main next to South Park Cemetery to honor veterans on National Planting Day, Friday. Keep Roswell Beautiful...


Veterans celebrated during dinner and dance

November 10, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Tom Blake, right, sings a patriotic song Friday night during the Veteran’s Memorial Dinner and Dance at the Roswell Adult and Senior Center. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Friday night’s Veterans Memorial Dinner and Dance at the Roswell Adult and Senior...