Lumberjacks saw away for prizes in Cloudcroft event; 20th annual Lumberjack Day is the only one of its kind in the...

September 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Vince Marsh Jr., of Albuquerque, was the winner in the 0-60cc chain saw race Saturday at the 20th Annual Lumberjack Day in Cloudcroft. Behind Marsh is Joel Dees of Cloudcroft. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo)   CLOUDCROFT — While residents and weekend revelers in the mountain town of Ruidoso were waking up Saturday morning to the [&hellip...

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Old Farmer’s Almanac: The original ‘Google’?

September 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Courtesy Photo   By Shannon Seyler Special to the Record   Some people stand in line for hours or even days awaiting the release of a new movie, gadget, or hot-selling Christmas toy. But something else has recently been released that’s causing...


Pastor enjoys teaching during free time

September 21, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Pastor Jim Bignell    Jim Bignell greets everyone with a smile and a handshake. He is a man who has done a lot for his country and community. Bignell is the pastor at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, the satellite office at Eastern New Mexico...


A grand addition

September 20, 2014 • Local News, UncategorizedComments (0)

A dedication ceremony was held Friday to celebrate the acquisition of a Bösendorfer grand piano for the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art. Roswell musician Ted Schooley traveled to the Bosendorfer factory show room in Vienna, Austria, to  select the...


Rainbow after the rain

September 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

This rainbow was seen around 5 p.m. Friday from South Lea Street. After what seemed like endless days of clouds and rain, the sun finally came out. (Timothy P. Howsare Photo) [/auth...


Esperanza House closes after losing city funding

September 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Esperanza House, a safe-house interview program for children who are victims of sexual abuse, has closed, after losing $50,000 in funding from the city of Roswell. The program provided forensic interviewing for abused children and nursing exams for women who...


Real men sew quilts

September 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Quilter R. Charles White, right, discusses the detailed work that went into one of his quilts with another quilter, Rick Schneck of Belen. Scheck said he and his wife made a day trip to Roswell for the quilt show. “This is a good show,” Schneck said....


Medical center auxiliary awards scholarships

September 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Eastern New Mexico Medical Center Auxiliary awarded scholarships totaling $21,750 to the following students for the fall 2014 semester: Rosemarie Adajar, Katrina Armendariz, Merysa Avitia, Jeanette Baker, Brandy Barr, Sarah Bejarano, Tiffanie Bolanos, Lauren...


A cut for a good cause

September 20, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Katherine Lockerby has suffered from tumors in her thyroid gland for the past five years. When she was 16, doctors found three non-cancerous thyroid tumors. Two months ago, she had an ultrasound and found out the largest tumor had doubled in size. She was...


Easy rider

September 19, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Leon Buckner, of Roswell, checks the 350-cubic-inch Chevrolet engine on his custom-made three-wheeled motorcycle before heading to Ruidoso for the annual Golden Aspen Motorcycle Rally (formerly known as “Aspencade”). The former owner of Leon’s Auto...