ENMU-Roswell has record number of grads

May 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sara Linares, of Roswell, receives a kiss on the cheek from her mother, Alicia Segouia, after graduating Friday night from Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell. A record number of students, 506, received certificates and degrees Friday night at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center. (Jeff Tucker Photo)   By Jeff Tucker Record Staff Writer   A...

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Missouri Avenue Park opens

May 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Students from Missouri Avenue Elementary School enjoy a break from the classroom during the grand opening ceremonies for Roswell’s newest park, Missouri Avenue Park. The grand opening was held Friday morning and students from the school led the...


Tucker newest reporter to join Daily Record

May 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Tucker   Jeff Tucker joined the Roswell Daily Record May 7 as the newspaper’s new city and county government reporter. Tucker, born and raised in Indiana, most recently worked as the county and state government reporter for the Rio Grande Sun newspaper...


ILEA delegates welcomed to city

May 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

ILEA delegates from Mozambique listen to program speakers with the aid of a Portuguese translator at a welcoming ceremony held Wednesday at the Roswell Museum and Art Center. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   They may speak different languages and live in...


City demos upset some, please others

May 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Virgil Woods looks over the back of a house at 310 Swinging Spear Road he and his wife have been maintaining since the home burned on Feb. 1, displacing its residents. The home has been targeted for demolition by Roswell city leaders. Virgil Woods and his...


Roswell police officers exonerated in shooting

May 8, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Mayor Dennis Kintigh, from left, Police Chief Phillip Smith and District Attorney Janetta B. Hicks discuss the exoneration of two Roswell Police Department officers after a jury concluded that the officers had not violated the rights of Rudy Lucero through...


Memorial arrival

May 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Veterans and supporters were on hand Wednesday at the site of the proposed Douglas L. McBride-Roswell Veterans Cemetery as sections of the cemetery’s memorial were delivered by a trucking firm from the A&E television show, “Shipping Wars.” The grand...


Postal carriers to collect food Saturday

May 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Postal carriers from the Roswell main carrier annex are pictured with Pastor Mark Green and driver Bobby Rollins of Harvest Ministries, who are in the back row, second from right and far right respectively. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   This Saturday,...


Police release name of person of interest in Torrez murder

May 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sifuentes   Roswell Police released the name of a person of interest in the May 1 murder of Jessica Torrez. Matthew Sifuentes, 30, has been named as a person of interest in the homicide, which occurred on to the 1500 block of North Montana around 8:30...


RPD to hold public meeting on grant application

May 7, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Police Department will be holding a public hearing on the 2014-15 Justice Assistance Grant Application at 3 p.m. on May 13, at the police department, located at 128 W. Second St. Members from both the Roswell Police Department and the Chaves...