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City plans animal, traffic public hearings

A revision of the city’s animal codes and adoption of New Mexico Uniform Traffic Codes could be considered at the January meeting of the...

Three arrested by federal officials at Dexter dairy

Three individuals accused of using fraudulent documents to obtain employment were arrested Wednesday by federal law enforcement at a local dairy. Eden Rodriguez-Gonzales, Javier Ramirez-Mesa...

Police investigating Friday homicide

Officers with the Roswell Police Department spent much of Friday investigating a shooting in southeast Roswell that left one woman dead. Police responded to a...

Santa upgrades to alien technology

An inflatable Santa Claus — with presents in tow, in a UFO — has landed at the Roswell Visitors Center, 426 N. Main St....

Residents report ‘virtual kidnapping’ threats

The Roswell Police Department wants to make the public aware of scam calls in which the caller claims to be holding someone hostage and...

JOY Center makes for a warmer Christmas

The Chaves County JOY Center has received for the sixth year donations of heaters, blankets and baskets full of food to distribute to seniors,...

Roswell turns turnovers into points to win

If Roswell girls basketball coach Fernando Sanchez was on a game show, it would be titled “Life or Death.” By the way he was...

121419 Alton’s Power Block Athlete of the Week

Alton’s Power Block Athlete of the Week is Goddard wrestler Julian Quintero, pictured right. Also pictured is Izhai Hernandez, an Alton’s Power Block Gym...

Lady Demons’ in title game at Elida

Dexter’s Kelsey Storie (1) attempts a shot against Eunice Tuesday in Eunice. The Lady Demons beat Grady on Friday in the Elida Tournament, 33-31....

Police respond to Friday morning shooting

Roswell Police are investigating a Friday morning shooting that left one woman dead in Southeast Roswell. Police were called to the 200 block of East...

School board plans for equity council

As part of a statewide initiative, Roswell Independent School District’s (RISD) school board is seeking members for an equity council. At the Tuesday night school...

City councilors approve three new ordinances

$5.5 million water loan, tiny home ordinance and new precincts pass with ease. Agenda and sidewalk hearing, not so much. Three new ordinances passed...