ENMU-R instructors cleared by committee

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Stacie Nason and Ken Davis react Thursday afternoon to a Faculty Disciplinary Committee’s decision not to fire them and colleagues Rodney Ray and Kathy Wells for alleged fraud.  (Jeff Tucker Photo)   By Dylanne Petros and Jeff Tucker Record Staff Writers   After two days of hearings, the Faculty Disciplinary Committee of Eastern New Mexico...

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Park dedication

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The City of Roswell, in conjunction with MainStreet Roswell and the Roswell Interarts Organization, held a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday for the LJ Reichman Memorial Park, located at 218 N. Main St. The Roswell Chamber of Commerce also took part....


Bridges on North Main getting rehab

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Timothy P. Howsare Photo   Construction is underway on the Berrendo Creek bridges that cross North Main Street (U.S. 285) in Roswell. The street will be partially closed as resurfacing and repair work on structures is completed. The New Mexico Department...


Military pilot training finds winter home in Roswell

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

T-6B aircraft fly over Artesia last year during a training flight that was part of the military’s training time based out of the Roswell International Air Center. The training group is again spending numerous weeks this winter in Roswell. (Submitted Photo)...


Brackeen, McGruff visit Gateway

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Roswell Police Officer Lisa Brackeen and McGruff the Crime Dog visit with students Thursday morning at Gateway Christian School.  The students received Roswell Police Department water bottles, coloring books and junior officer badges and Brackeen discussed...


Roswell Fire Department Call Log Feb. 25 – 26

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates:    Feb. 25 • At 9:40 a.m., medical call, 2700 block of Gaye Drive. • At 9:49 a.m., medical call, 400 block of Birch Avenue. • At 11:02 a.m., medical call, 200 block of...


1,000 miles for 100 Mile Club

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jup Brown and Patrick Sweeney hit their 1,000-mile mark in Roswell earlier this week on the run across America to benefit the 100 Mile Club. For more information, visit or (Submitted Photo) [/auth...


Fraud alleged in ENMU-R EMS program

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Patrick P. Stewart, bureau chief of the Special Investigations Division of the New Mexico Office of the State Auditor, testifies at a disciplinary hearing Wednesday at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell. ENMU-R Emergency Medical Services instructors Ken...


Dog gone

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

“Project Fetch” Director of Adoptions Sam Blankenship gets a 3-month-old beagle-Chihuahua mix named Admiral ready to board a special van bound for Albuquerque where he’ll be put up for adoption.  Admiral is one of 44 dogs and two cats being moved from...


Roswell High class ring ends up in Kansas

February 26, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Courtesy Photos A Roswell High School class ring from 1961 has ended up in Kansas, and the possessor is looking for the original owner. Coleen Wenger, of Topeka, came into the possession of the class ring after a friend unexpectedly passed away a few years...