LATEST ARTICLES

Mayor keeping an eye on Legislature’s actions

Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh visited the Roswell Daily Record office last week for a conversation with RDR staff, part of a series of interviews...

‘Eracism’ rally set for MLK Day

Monday is not just a day schools are closed or a day some adults get time off work. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the third Monday in...

Longhorn steers get their (pen) names

Otis and Pancho, it is. After a public naming contest for two new arrivals at the Spring River Park and Zoo, Susan Weston, president of...

An advocate for equality of all kinds

Hard-nosed political activists often have marshmallow soft hearts that reinforce their toughness. That’s the case with Lee Sides. Compassion has been her motivation from...

Moon stars in astronomical show with eclipse tonight

Something rare and intriguing occurs tonight, something not expected to be seen in North America again until 2058, a supermoon total lunar eclipse. Or, if you prefer...

012019 Week Ahead

Monday Martin Luther King Day. Government offices and public schools closed. City of Roswell Tourism Council, 10:30 a.m., Museum Archives Building, Historical Society for Southeast New...

Two crashes on North Main

A damaged motorcycle lies on a median at the 2000 block of North Main Street shortly before 8 p.m. Saturday, as police divert traffic....

Goddard seniors win on Senior Day

Maybe it was the emotions of being recognized in front of their fellow students and thanking their parents. On Saturday, four senior Goddard Rockets...

Charlie’s Angels win in Las Cruces

Charlie’s Angels won 1st place in Pom and Grand Champions Saturday at the NMSU competition in Las Cruces. (Silvia Hernandez Photo)

Dexter edges Mesilla Valley, 48-46

The Dexter Demons won the 52nd annual John Reid Dexter Invitational Tournament over the Mesilla Valley SonBlazers on Saturday, 48-46. Dexter senior Jaime Chavira...

Local air traffic controllers working without pay

From being required to work without pay to an largely unstaffed Bitter Lake refuge, the federal government shutdown is being felt in Chaves County...

City addresses ‘seven-day rule’ for Animal Services

City officials recently addressed questions raised about whether Roswell Animal Services (RAS) is shortening the length of time it retains animals before euthanizing them. “The city of Roswell greatly...