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Roach’s frequent forays fail frugality factor

July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Steve Stone Graphic   City Marketing Director Renee Roach racked up more than $3,500 in travel expenses — expenses that were paid for out of the city’s coffers. Roach accumulated the $3,500 in expenses while on the road for a total of 24 days, all between Nov. 1 and June 1. Roach is Roswell’s recycling [&hellip...

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Cafe comes in first

July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Frank Sanchez, cafe manager, serves customers at the Hard Back Cafe in the Roswell Hastings on Wednesday. Sanchez was informed on Wednesday that the cafe was named No. 1 in the chain in sales and profit, and fellow managers had a celebration for Sanchez and...

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Pearce says Central American leaders want their kids back

July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce said Central American leaders told him on a trip to Guatemala and Honduras last weekend that they want their immigrant children back. Pearce and other members of Congress met with the presidents of Guatemala and Honduras last weekend to...

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1 homicide suspect arrested, 1 still at-large

July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

One suspect was arrested Wednesday by Roswell police on murder charges in connection with the June 4 homicide of Isaiah Sanchez. Gilbert Lucero, 32, was taken into custody on an outstanding warrant for murder. A second suspect, Steven Lucero, is still...

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PD assumes supervision of animal control

July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell officials have placed the city’s animal control services under the supervision of the city’s police department in a move city leaders said should strengthen animal control in the city. Mayor Dennis Kintigh said the animal control services...

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Salvation Army needs donations

July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The shelves are empty and lines are long at The Salvation Army’s food bank. Donations will be used to buy in bulk, or near cost, from suppliers. Put “food” in the check memo line. Mail checks to Salvation Army Roswell Corps, PO Box 897 Roswell, NM...

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Portable classroom relocating to Del Notre

July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Escort vehicles, wide load placards, orange flags and flashing lights accompanied a conventional cab Autocar tractor as the powerful rig headed south on Garden Avenue about 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. The mobile classroom occupied both lanes of traffic. Mobile...

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Horse show to take place Saturday

July 17, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

The FFA Fair horse show will be hosted this weekend at the Eastern New Mexico State Fairgrounds at 4 p.m. Saturday. This year, there will be six kids showing their horses. The categories for this years show are: showmanship, halter, western horse, western...

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Firefighters take icy plunge to raise funds; Money raised to help girl, 7, with leukemia

July 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Members of the Roswell Fire Department, along with members of the Sierra Volunteer Fire Department, held an Ice Water Challenge on Tuesday in Cahoon Park. The firefighters took a plunge in an icy tub of water to raise funds to help pay the medical bills for...

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First flight of immigrants left from Roswell

July 16, 2014 • Local NewsComments (0)

Whether it was a grudging goodbye, or simply a see-you-again-soon farewell, Roswell can now go into the history books as being the first American city from which the summer surge of Central American illegal immigrants have been deported. A flight carrying...