Kintigh talks about politics, police commission

November 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Mayor Dennis Kintigh discusses his recent visit to the Permian Basin International Oil Show in Odessa, Texas, on Thursday at the Roswell Daily Record office. (Dylanne Petros Photo)   Mayor Dennis Kintigh sat down with the editorial staff of the Roswell Daily Record on Thursday for his monthly Q&A, answering questions from the staff as [&hellip...

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It’s only natural; Known for decades as a migratory bird sanctuary, Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge is home to several endangered and threatened species

November 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Carlos De Los Santos, 3, checks out Pecos pupfish, rainwater killifish and Mexican tetras from one of the wetlands at the Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   When most people think of a wildlife refuge, they picture a fence...


Polling sites for the 2014 general election Tuesday

November 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Precincts and polling locations Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m.   1. Berrendo Middle School, 800 Marion Richards Road, Roswell 2. Hampton Inn & Suites, 3607 N. Main St., Roswell 3. Roswell Baptist Temple, 700 E. Berrendo Road, Roswell 4....


Clerk charged with pocketing customer’s cash; Incident was allegedly followed up by bribe attempt

November 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Aguero   While store clerks may at times have to deal with people who may be shoplifting or even try to rob them, it is more unusual to find a clerk blatantly stealing from a customer. But that’s what appears to have happened at a Roswell Family Dollar...


Couple stays active by volunteering in community

November 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Dennis and Anna Pabst stay active in the community by coaching sports, being in charge of the library at All Saints School and square dancing regularly. (Dylanne Petros Photo)   Being active is a way to stay healthy and a local Roswell couple does just...


And they’re off!

November 2, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Runners and walkers in the second Pecos Valley Roundup race of the day, the 2-mile run or walk and the 10k walk, take off after the countdown to zero. Below: Members of a family, all dressed up for the Pecos Valley Roundup, starts their walk during...


Duran, Oliver differ on voter ID, fraud and ballot questions

November 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Republican Secretary of State Dianna Duran is fighting to keep her job in a close race that has her pitted against Democratic Bernalillo County Clerk Maggie Toulouse Oliver. A major focus in the race has been voter ID. Duran is seeking to become the first...


Power to the pumpkins

November 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Daily Record staff judged a pumpkin carving contest by local young people, including one 4-year-old Dracula. Taking first place for youth 10 and under is Sammy Ogas with his mother Maria. Sammy submitted a pumpkin decorated with Hershey’s...


Espinoza spreads campaign wealth, challenger Mastin reimburses himself

November 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

When a local candidate donates thousands of dollars of campaign funds to a statewide candidate in the closing days of a race, that’s usually a sign of Election Day confidence. When a local candidate also donates campaign funds to a local junior livestock...


Students say no to drugs

November 1, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Sunset Elementary students marched Thursday and pledged to say no to drugs. Each year, during national Red Ribbon Week, the Chaves County DWI Prevention Program, several law agencies and other organizations come together with school districts county-wide to...