Roswell Shooting Suspect Arrested In Lincoln County

A Roswell man criminally charged in connection with the shooting of another man last month in the east part of the city was arrested this week in the small community of San Patricio, which is about 50 miles west of Roswell in neighboring Lincoln County. Alfonso Rodriguez, 22, is accused of firing multiple gunshots Aug. … Read more

Missing Roswell Girl Found Safe

Roswell Poclie report a missing teenager has been found safe. On September 5th, RPD put out information on Jaida Marie Fain, who is 15 years old and had last been seen with her family as she was being dropped off for school that day. A new statement from Roswell Spokesperson Todd WIldermuth on Friday said … Read more

Clean Up Events Planned

The Pecos River Blitz is scheduled for Saturday, September 25th from 7am to 11am, where volunteers will gather to clean up the river. Volunteers are asked to gather at the Riverwalk Recreation Center at 400 Riverwalk Drive in Carlsbad. Additionally, a cleanup will be held withing the Lincoln National Forest Smokey Bear Ranger District on … Read more

Old Roswell Airport Property Cleared For Future Development

The old Roswell Municipal Airport Property is being cleared for future development. In a prepared statement, the city says it worked through the process to show the FAA that it had fulfilled its financial obligations linked to past federal grants awarded to the former airport. While specific plans for use of the property have yet … Read more

Eddy COunty Sets Public Hearing On Pot Sales Rules

The Eddy County Commissioners have chosen October 5th and the date for a public hearing on regulations for recreational pot sales in unincorporated areas of the county. The county’s planning and development agency has now apprpoved drafts of the cannabis licensing ordinance, according to a memo from Community Services Director Steve McCroskey. Right now, the … Read more

Roswell Plans Next Public Forum For This Thursday

Roswell’s next virtual public forum is scheduled to take place this Thursday at 5:30 p.m.. This will be the 7th forum in a series of meetings this year, designed to keep residents connected and able to stay informed. Online questions and comments can be submitted during the forum. A large screen will be set up … Read more

Animal Shelter In Artesia Closed

A message on the Artesia Polcie Facebook page says the animal shelter has been closed. There are no drop offs available. Picks ups must be arranged with animal control officers by calling dispatch at 616-7155. No adoptions are available right now. Artesia Poclie say they’ll post more informatrion as it becomes available and when the … Read more

Men Killed In Crash Near Loving Were From Texas

Authorities have identified the men tragically killed in a crash Tuesday morning on Highway 128 near Loving. State Poclie say 39 year old Jesse Godfrey, of Odessa, Texas, and 24 year-old Aaron Moreno, of Midland, were killed in the crash near mile marker 21. Two other passengers in the car were seriously injured. The investigation … Read more

West Mescalero Road Work In Roswell

West Mescalero Road will be closed to thru traffic between North Pennsylvania Avenue and North Washington Avenue beginning Thursday morning (Sept. 9) to allow a contractor to insert water-control valves in a water main to be followed by City of Roswell Water Maintenance and Transmission crews replacing a failed section of the aging water main. … Read more