NMMI staff placed on alert for rogue cadet; Boy and two girls rode through campus recklessly

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

A suspended cadet from New Mexico Military Institute allegedly went on a road rage bender through the heart of campus Wednesday night, endangering the lives of other cadets, although no injuries were reported. Capt. Charles Yslas of the NMMI Police Department sent an email to NMMI staff and faculty at 5:22 a.m. Thursday warning them [&hellip...

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AG launches investigation of cattle industry

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas has launched an anti-trust investigation into the competitive practices of the cattle industry, saying a massive consolidation within the industry has negatively impacted consumers and small farm and ranch...


Roswell can be like a walk in the park

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

These photos taken Wednesday capture two different nooks at Cahoon Park. The photos were taken at the park’s Triangle Bed, not far from the Butterfly Garden near Riverside. (Sue Ferguson Photos)...


First in line for the Roswell Film Festival

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jeremy Curtis, far right, talks with the festival organizer Donovan Fulkerson. Curtis is first in line for the showing of last year’s winning movies that kicked off the Roswell Film festival yesterday at Galaxy 8. The film fest continues until April 30...


Local students gain national recognition for camera work

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Terence Bilal, far left, and Doug Hemmig of C-Span congratulated Nicole Lopez and Dylan Daves of Sidney Gutierrez Middle School for being the national winners of the Studentcam Documentary contest. The eighth grade students spent six months creating the video...


Prescription drug take back day occurring

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

The public can safely dispose of unwanted or unneeded prescription drugs by bringing them to a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day event Saturday. The local event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Roswell Police Department, 128 W. Second St., is being held...


Assurance Home and Thrift Store announce recent boons

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Daniel’s Fund based in Denver recently awarded a $2,500 grant to Roswell’s Assurance Home for the Summer Youth Employment Program. The fund awards college scholarships to 230 graduating high school seniors from Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming....


Business tech on display at chamber

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Brian Smith of GeoDecisions says GIS asset tracking is used by many types of businesses and organizations. (Lisa Dunlap Photo) Business and government managers heard how technology might be used to manage some of their business needs during presentations...


Dancing for gold; Roswell dance team to compete in Nationals

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

Above: Two dancers from HPAD pose in their camouflage costumes. (Courtesy Photo) Below: HPAD dancers bow their heads in prayer before hitting the stage for one of their competitions. (Courtesy Photo) Roswell’s only youth competitive dance team, Haley’s...


Students win documentary competition

April 27, 2017 • Local NewsComments (0)

C‑SPAN and Cable ONE visited Sidney Gutierrez Middle School Thursday to honor local winners for C‑SPAN’s annual national student video documentary competition, StudentCam. During the visit, a C‑SPAN representative presented a StudentCam certificate of...