News

Home News

051621 Week Ahead

0
Monday Chaves County Health Council Expo Planning hybrid meeting, noon. In-person meeting at Chaves County CASA offices, Suite 102, 500 N. Main St. For information...

Berrones recognized by UPS for years of safe driving

0
UPS semi-truck driver Jose E. Berrones of Roswell has been behind the wheel of a 12,000-pound semi-truck for 42 years. UPS recently recognized Berrones...

Optimist Club announces scholarship recipients

0
The Sunrise Optimist Club of Roswell has announced the winners of the 2021 Vern Stahl Memorial Scholarships. The $1,000 scholarship winners are Sidney Bills,...

Virtual public forum to focus on streets

0
The streets of Roswell will be the focus of this month’s City of Roswell virtual public forum, which will take place at a time...

Suspect in fatal stabbing surrenders to authorities

0
A man wanted by Roswell police in connection with a recent deadly stabbing has been taken into custody. John Eric Lerma, 29, of Roswell, was...

State changes face mask order for vaccinated

0
The New Mexico Department of Health announced Friday that fully vaccinated individuals will not be required to wear face coverings or practice social distancing...

Four new cases of COVID in county Friday

0
The New Mexico Department of Health announced 223 new cases of COVID-19 in 24 counties and one correctional facility in its Friday update. Chaves County...

Suspicious package at airport was forgotten luggage

0
An abandoned piece of luggage at the Roswell Air Center prompted a temporary evacuation of the airport's terminal and the delay of some flights...

County projects $63.9 million in 2022 expenses

0
Interim budget includes $12.55 million in federal relief funds for the year Chaves County commissioners are considering an interim fiscal year 2022 budget with $63.9...

Half of eligible New Mexicans now fully vaccinated

0
The New Mexico Department of Health announced Thursday that half of New Mexicans age 16 or older are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Gov. Michelle...

Ribbon cutting held for new water tower

0
Above: City employees and area elected officials, including Roswell Mayor Dennis Kintigh, center, holding scissors, and State Sen. Stuart Ingle (R-Portales), third person to...

State outlines plan to serve older adults

0
The state intends to provide at least $1.38 million in services required by the federal Older Americans Act during the next four years in...

County group reduces workers’ compensation fees again

0
Most New Mexico counties will receive 50% discounts for their workers’ compensation programs for the second year, and Chaves County will save $158,130 for...

Keep Roswell Beautiful organizes cleanup effort at parks

0
Local residents and organizations have the opportunity to help spruce up Roswell’s parks by participating in a “Park Community Cleanup” organized by the City...

Business grants available from state

0
Applications are now being accepted for Local Economic Development Act (LEDA) Recovery Grants of up to $100,000, the New Mexico Economic Development Department and...

Quintuple homicide suspect changes plea

0
The trial of a man suspected in the 2016 shooting deaths of his wife and four children came to an abrupt end Thursday when...

Trial begins in 2016 quintuple homicide

0
After a day and a half of jury selection, the trial of a man charged in the 2016 fatal shooting of his wife and...

RISD board hears update on construction projects

0
The new construction manager for Roswell Independent School District gave an update on Mesa Middle School and Nancy Lopez Elementary School plans at Tuesday...

Franchise owner discusses major rebuild project

0
When the south side McDonald’s restaurant reopens in about four months, it will not feature a UFO design as the north side location does,...

$30K bond set for battery, robbery suspect

0
A local judge ruled last week that a man facing armed robbery and aggravated battery charges could not be held without bond while awaiting...

2 new COVID cases Wednesday in Chaves County

0
The New Mexico Department of Health reported 196 new cases of COVID-19 and three deaths related to the virus in its Wednesday update. Only two...

ENMMC honors employees of the month

0
Eastern New Mexico Medical Center would like to recognize and congratulate three of their recent Employees of the Month, according to a press release...

3 Lovelace hospitals recognized with ‘A’ safety grade

0
Lovelace Medical Center, Lovelace Women’s Hospital and Lovelace Regional Hospital received an “A” safety grade in the spring 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade report,...

051321 Roswell Events

0
Ongoing Free children’s book program United Way of Chaves County announced that the Dolly Parton Imagination Library is now available for children from birth to preschool....

Person of interest now a suspect in stabbing death

0
A man who was originally sought as a person of interest in the stabbing death of another man in Roswell Tuesday is now a...

City wants lease approval for industrial property

0
The search for a buyer for the Roswell Test Facility on East Second Street did not yield a viable offer, so the city of...

Police look for person of interest in fatal stabbing

0
Dexter man dies from injuries The public’s assistance is sought in providing information to help local police locate a person of interest in connection with...

Local farming family plans distillery, restaurant

0
A local farming family wants to reopen a historic warehouse in the downtown railroad district as a distillery, restaurant and tasting site. The Lawsons and...

Man arrested on drug trafficking charge

0
A Roswell man was arrested Thursday on a drug trafficking charge after methamphetamine allegedly was discovered in his residence. On May 7 at midnight, 40-year-old...

Pickup truck, sedan collide on North Atkinson

0
Roswell Police Department personnel and towing company representatives remove vehicles and debris from an accident site Tuesday morning on North Atkinson Avenue near El...

STAY CONNECTED

23,817FansLike
1,681FollowersFollow
1,220SubscribersSubscribe
Translate »