Former Virginia Tech students indicted in slaying of teen

July 26, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

This undated file photo provided by the Blacksburg Police Department shows Virginia Tech student David Eisenhauer, who was charged with first-degree murder in the death of Nicole Lovell. A grand jury in Christiansburg is expected to hear evidence in the case against Eisenhauer and Natalie Keepers on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Eisenhauer is charged with...

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Homes on edge of the wilderness complicate wildfire efforts

July 26, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Resident Laurent Lacore, 48, returns to his home near Sand Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, Calif., Monday, July 25, 2016. The majority of some 20,000 people forced from their homes by a wildfire that exploded during the weekend were told they could return home...

At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far

July 26, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

President of Russia’s Olympic Committee Alexander Zhukov speaks to the media after a meeting marking the departure of Russian sportsmen of CSKA (Red Army) club to the Rio Olympics in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. On Sunday, the IOC executive...

UN agency: Economy still sliding in Latin America, Caribbean

July 26, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

Thousands of workers march against the Pension Fund Administrators demanding an end to the system due to low pensions, in Santiago, Chile, Sunday, July 24, 2016. There were demonstrations and marches in several other cities in the conuntry. (AP Photo/Esteban...

IS group claims attack that killed 85-year-old French priest

July 26, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

Police officers stand in front of a building during a search operation in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, Normandy, France, following an attack on a church that left a priest dead, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Two attackers invaded a church Tuesday during morning Mass...


City Council votes to approve aquatic center design; Some residents still calling for Cahoon pool repairs

July 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (1)

This is a photo of an aquatic facility in Burkburnett, Texas, which Counsilman-Hunsaker helped design. This project cost about $4.6 million in 2017 dollars. A resolution passed by the City Council Monday plans for a $7 million outdoor aquatic...


Chaves County 4-H & FFA Fair kicks off

July 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

A local girl shows her chick to a judge during the Pet Show at the Chaves County 4-H and FFA Fair Monday. The other entries included a goat and a cat. The Swine Show is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. today. (Shawn Naranjo Photo) Rabbit Show 2016 Results 2016...


City approves $117M annual budget

July 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

City leaders pore over documents Monday afternoon at City Hall before approving a $117 million city budget. (Jeff Tucker Photo) After a few final adjustments Monday, the Roswell City Council unanimously approved a final budget of $117 million for the 2016-17...


This courthouse is going to the dogs

July 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

Courthouse dog Lincoln greets Deputy Tutor as he gets ready to go into the courtroom with his handler, Angela. According to courthouse dog coordinator Gina Yeager, the dogs are used in the courtroom setting to help victims and witnesses who are nervous or...


Recent DWI arrests in Chaves County

July 25, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

In an attempt to make a real effort to reduce drunk driving in Chaves County, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Police Department have agreed to furnish on a timely basis the photos and identifiers of all...