|Gateway Students Get Special Visit |
Roswell Police Department Officer Lisa Brackeen and McGruff the Crime Dog visited young students at Gateway Christian School Thursday morning (Feb. 26). The children greeted McGruff and received RPD water bottles, coloring books and “Junior Officer” badges. Officer Brackeen talked to the kids about remembering that police officers are their friends and that they should always rememb... More >>
|Former Hagerman School Board Member Says Residents Were Misled|
Wesley Pilley says voters in the Feb. 3 Hagerman School Board election were humiliated and embarrassed by the zero voter turnout. He offers his thoughts now in the podcast section on the left hand side of the page. (Photo Courtesy of CVE)
|Artesia Hosting NMAACT Fest|
For three days the Artesia High School Auditorium is hosting theater groups who are participating in technical, rehearsals, workshops and public performances. The Drama Theater Teacher at Artesia High, Eugene Irby talks more in the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.
|New Vet Services Boss Speaks|
Retired Brig. Gen. Jack Fox is a Roswell native and spent some time working at New Mexico Military Institute. These days he is in charge of the New Mexico Veterans Service Department. You can hear a complete interview with him now in the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.
|Fowl Finds Itself Winging It Downtown|
Roswell Animal Control officers at times handle more than just stray dogs and cats. Occasionally they are called on to chase down and take into custody other animals that are wandering where they don’t belong. Such was the case last Friday afternoon (Feb. 20) when a loose chicken was noticed downtown. But not only was this chicken most likely well out of its neighborhood, it was han... More >>
|Man Arrested For Indecent Exposure At Library|
A 68-year-old Roswell man was arrested Wednesday (Feb. 25) and charged with indecent exposure after police identified him as the man believed to have exposed his private parts to a woman at the city’s downtown library. Randall Lyons was arrested about 2:30 p.m. at a store in the 1700 block of North Main Street where police had located him. He was booked into the Chaves County Detention Ce... More >>
|WIPP Hosts All-Hazards Planning Meeting|
On February 20, WIPP hosted the first annual All-Hazards, Offsite Interface Briefing and Regional Radiological Response Planning Meeting to provide information on changes and enhancements to WIPP’s Emergency Management Program and how these changes would be coordinated with WIPP’s offsite partners. The meeting was attended by local, state and federal agencies with emergency response... More >>