Day trip: Ranch offers taste of ‘old west’

Brad Cooper: Grindstone Graphics and Marketing A mock gunfight begins at the Flying J Ranch in Alto. The act is part of a nightly event which includes a chuckwagon supper and live music from the Flying J Wranglers. Place: Flying J Ranch Location: 6 Flying J Road in Alto. Take U.S. 70 towards Roswell, then […]

Day trip: Roswell planetarium offers array of shows

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Courtesy of Roswell Museum and Art Center The Roswell Museum and Art Center is home to the Robert H. Goddard Planetarium. Clarence Plank Place: Robert H. Goddard Planetarium Location: The planetarium is located at 100 West 11th St., Roswell, and is 114 miles or a two-hour drive from the base. What kind of activities can […]

Roswell man sentenced to 48 years for murder

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CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks Brandon Barela waves to his family Monday after receiving his sentence of 48 years for the death of Ron Hittson. Barela will be eligible for parole after he completes a 30-year life sentence and 85 percent of an 18-year term. By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer A 25-year-old Roswell man […]

High school sports cancellations

With classes canceled and New Mexico roads difficult to traverse, local school sports events scheduled for Thursday are cancelled.Local games cancelled include a game between Roswell and Clovis’ girls, and a doubleheader with Springer and Clovis Christian.Clovis girls coach Jeff Reed said there will be a “wait and see” approach for Friday’s home game against […]

Memorial to be built for little known black community

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Courtesy photo Members of Geni Flores’ “Teaching Multicultural History of the Southwest” class at ENMU visited the Blackdom site and historic marker last spring. By Helena Rodriguez: FNM Correspondent A small black community between Roswell and Artesia was an epicenter of social life during its heyday in the early 1900s. Before succumbing to ghost town […]

Medicaid meeting planned in Roswell

11/22 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed in Roswell: • Jerry Luther Montgomery and Goldie Janice Montgomery, Chapter 7, filed date: 11/13/2009, Roosevelt County • Jared L. Shearer, Chapter 7, filed date: 11/17/2009, Roosevelt County • Kiston Michelle Jaramillo, Chapter 7, filed date: 11/18/2009, Curry County

11-8 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed in Roswell: • Rose M. Martinez and Jose A. Martinez, Chapter 7, 10/30/2009, Quay County • Stephani Leann Patterson, Chapter 7, 10/30/2009, Curry County • Luis Joe Perez and Maria Ofelia Perez, Chapter 7, 11/02/2009, Curry County • Dean Edward Falks and Sandra Monette Falks, Chapter 7, 11/05/09, Curry County

11/1 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed in Roswell: • Jonah G. Bagley, Chapter 7: 10/19/2009, Curry County • Rodger Dale Thompson and Georgia May Thompson, Chapter 7: 10/27/2009, Curry County

ENMU Jazz Ensemble performing big band music in Clovis and Roswell

PORTALES–Eastern New Mexico University’s Jazz Ensemble will perform their annual Big Band Dance on Friday, Nov. 13 from 7–10 p.m. at the State Theatre in Clovis on 5th and Main Street.

Xcel Energy seeking customers for solar power partnership

ROSWELL – Xcel Energy is boosting its New Mexico Solar*Rewards program – launched in March for customer-installed, small-scale solar generating facilities – by extending incentives to large-scale, customer-installed generating systems. A request for proposals (RFP) went out earlier this month seeking bids for at least five megawatts of energy generated by customer-owned distributed solar generating […]

10/11 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed in Roswell: • Patsy Ann Damaschke, Chapter 7, filed date: 10/06/2009, Curry County • Licia Nichole Brazeal, Chapter 7, filed date: 10/07/2009, Roosevelt County • Donna Marie Harvey, Chapter 7, filed date: 10/08/2009, Curry County

10-4 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed in Roswell: • Martha Raye Blais, Chapter 7, filed date: 9/18/2009, Curry County • Leroy Mayfield, Chapter 7, filed date: 9/19/2009, Curry County • Carolyn B. Aragon, Chapter 7, filed date: 9/22/2009, Curry County • William Ronald Edwards and Margaret Eloise Edwards, Chapter 7, filed date: 9/24/2009, Curry County • […]

9/27 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed in Roswell: • Milton Wayne Madsen and Gay Ann Madsen, Chapter 7, filed: 9/15/2009, Roosevelt County • James F. Cleaver and Meredith A. Cleaver, Chapter 13, filed: 9/15/2009, Curry County • Miguel Angel Ibarra, Chapter 7, filed: 9-17-2009, Curry County

Sept. 6 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed at federal court in Roswell: • Richard L. Lopez and Ernestine Y. Lopez, Chapter 7, filed date: 8/21/2009, Curry County • John Allen Poe, Chapter 7, filed date: 8/23/2009, Curry County • Deborah L. Sites, Chapter 7, filed date: 8/25/2009, Roosevelt County • Sharon Leota Helm, Chapter 7, filed date: […]

8-23 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed this week in Roswell: • Rosella Etchepareborde, Chapter 7, file date: Aug. 14, 2009, Roosevelt County • David J. Simmons, Chapter 7, file date: Aug. 19, 2009, Curry County • Joshua Robert Hyatt and Tabatha Lynn Hyatt, Chapter 7, file date: Aug. 19, 2009, Curry County

8-2 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed in Roswell: • Kimberly Ann Enriquez and James Vincent Enriquez, Chapter 7, filed date: 7/24/2009, Quay County• Coby Jay Dickson and Lorissa Lorenza Dickson, Chapter 7, filed date: 7/29/2009, Curry County

7-26 Bankruptcies

The following bankruptcies were filed this week in Roswell: • Jerry Lynn Guss and Jerri Ann Guss, Chapter 7, filed date: 7/10/2009, Roosevelt County• Robert J. Denney and Libby K. Denney, Chapter 7, filed date: 7/17/2009, Curry County• Nancy Karen Krisher, Chapter 13, filed date: 7/17/2009, Curry County• Lea Ann Allen and James Edward Allen, […]

Bingaman rep holding office hours

A representative from the Roswell office of U.S. Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M., will hold office hours from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday at the Clovis-Carver Public Library. “The office hours in Clovis will give area residents a chance to meet with a representative from my office to discuss problems they may face, whether it […]

Excel offers new green programs

ROSWELL – Xcel Energy announced today a series of energy efficiency programs in New Mexico. The programs are designed to help business and residential customers operate more efficiently to save energy and money.