Eddy County Manager Resigns For New Job In Washington

Eddy County Manager Rick Rudometkin will be leaving his post soon to take a similar job in Sammamish, Washington. That city has been reporteldy searching for a new city manager since August of last year. On March 19th, The Carlsbad Current Argus reports that the city council in Sammamish voted unanimously to begin contract negotiations with Rudometkin. Rudometkin will start his new job on May 16th, with an annual salary of 199-thousand dollars. His last day in Eddy COunty will be April 30th. Eddy County COmmissioners are scheduled to discuss Rudometikin’s departure at their meeting tomorrow.

Carlsbad to Honor Retired State Seantor Tuesday

THE CITY OF CARLSBAD WILL HONOR FORMER STATE SENATOR CARROLL LEAVELL TOMORROW. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

TOMORROW’S RECEPTION IS FROM 5-TO-7 AT THE STEVENS INN…
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KYLE MARKSTEINER IS PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER FOR THE CITY OF CARLSBAD…
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THERE IS AN OPEN INVITATION TO THE EVENT.

Eddy County Manager Tenders Resignation

EDDY COUNTY IS LOOKING FOR A NEW MANAGER. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

EDDY COUNTY MANAGER RICK RODUMETKIN TENDERED HIS RESIGNATION THIS WEEK…AFTER SIX YEARS ON THE JOB. HIS LAST OFFICIAL DAY WITH THE COUNTY WILL BE TUESDAY, APRIL 30th. IN HIS RESIGNATION LETTE, RODUMETKIN THANKED RESIDENTS AND COUNTY COMMISSIONERS FOR THE OPPORTUNITY TO SERVE. EDDY COUNTY COMMUNITY SERVICES DIRECTOR WES HOOPER AND EDDY COUNTY FINANCE DIRECTOR ROBERTA SMITH WILL BOTH SERVE AS INTERIM CO-COUNTYMANAGERS WHILE OFFICIALS SEARCH FOR A NEW COUNTY MANAGER.

City of Roswell Hosting Public Forum Next Week

THE CITY OF ROSWELL IS HOSTING ANOTHER PUBLIC FORUM NEXT WEEK. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

THE MEETING IS THURSDAY APRIL 18th AT THE ROSELL CONVENTION AND CIVIC CENTER…
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PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER TODD WILDERMUTH..
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THE MEETING STARTS AT 6 O’CLOCK THURSDAY NIGHT.

Carlsbad Brine Well Remediation Advisory Authority Meeting April 23

WE’RE LEARNING MORE ABOUT THE UPCOMING CARLSBAD BRINE WELL REMEDIATION ADVISORY AUTHORITY MEETING. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

THE MEETING…SET FOR APRIL 23rd INSIDE CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS AT THE CARLSBAD MUNICIPAL ANNEX.
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JOHN HEATON IS THE CITY’S DISIGNEE TO THE AUTHORITY…
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A PRELIMINARY AGENDA FOR THE MEETING WILL BE POSTED TO THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO’S ENERGY, MINERALS AND NATURAL RESOURCES DEPARTMENT WEB PAGE 72-HOURS BEFORE THE MEETING.

Company Due To Open New Carlsbad Hotel In July

The now-vacant former Post Time Saloon in Carlsbad is set to be transformed into a new extended stay hotel, hopefully helping to alleviate the housing shortage. A company called Critical Applications Alliance, which was hired to build Occidental Petroleum’s transloading facility in Loving – has purchased the old saloon and has been renovating it to become what it calls an upscale hotel. The Current Arguis reports the new hotel is due to open in July, with 40 rooms.

Man Disappears From Roswell Homeless Shelter

ROSWELL POLICE NEED YOUR HELP LOCATING A MAN WHO WENT MISSING TWO WEEKS AGO FROM A HOMELESS SHELTER. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

33-YEAR-OLD SHAWN TALBERT DISAPPEARED FROM THE “RIVERS OF LIFE OUTREACH” FACILITY ON MARCH 28th. VOLUNTEERS AT THE SHELTER REPORTED HIM MISSING THIS WEEK…AFTER NO ONE HAD SEEN OR HEARD FROM HIM. TALBERT IS WHITE…ROUGHLY 6-FEET TALL AND WEIGHS AROUND 265 POUNDS. HE HAS BROWN HAIR AND BROWN EYES. YOU CAN SEE HIS PICTURE RIGHT NOW AT THE ROSWELL POLICE DEPARTMENT’S FACEBOOK PAGE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON TALBERT’S WHEREABOUTS SHOULD CALL RPD

Roswell International Air Center Attracting More Aviation Companies

THE ROSWELL INTERNATIONAL AIR CENTER IS QUICKLY BECOMING A REGIONAL MAGNET FOR COMPANIES IN THE AVIATION MAINTENANCE, OVERHAUL AND REPAIR BUSINESS. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE STORY…

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AIR CENTER DIRECTOR SCOTT STARCK SAYS THEY ALSO HAVE AN ADVANTAGE…
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STARCK SAYS HE WOULD LIKE THE AIR CENTER BECOME A MAINTENANCE HUB FOR MAJOR AIRLINES.

Roswell International Air Center Attracting More Companies

ROSWELL POLICE NEED YOUR HELP LOCATING A MAN WHO WENT MISSING TWO WEEKS AGO FROM A HOMELESS SHELTER. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

33-YEAR-OLD SHAWN TALBERT DISAPPEARED FROM THE “RIVERS OF LIFE OUTREACH” FACILITY ON MARCH 28th. VOLUNTEERS AT THE SHELTER REPORTED HIM MISSING THIS WEEK…AFTER NO ONE HAD SEEN OR HEARD FROM HIM. TALBERT IS WHITE…ROUGHLY 6-FEET TALL AND WEIGHS AROUND 265 POUNDS. HE HAS BROWN HAIR AND BROWN EYES. YOU CAN SEE HIS PICTURE RIGHT NOW AT THE ROSWELL POLICE DEPARTMENT’S FACEBOOK PAGE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON TALBERT’S WHEREABOUTS SHOULD CALL RPD

Man Disappears from Roswell Homeless Shelter

ROSWELL POLICE NEED YOUR HELP LOCATING A MAN WHO WENT MISSING TWO WEEKS AGO FROM A HOMELESS SHELTER. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

33-YEAR-OLD SHAWN TALBERT DISAPPEARED FROM THE “RIVERS OF LIFE OUTREACH” FACILITY ON MARCH 28th. VOLUNTEERS AT THE SHELTER REPORTED HIM MISSING THIS WEEK…AFTER NO ONE HAD SEEN OR HEARD FROM HIM. TALBERT IS WHITE…ROUGHLY 6-FEET TALL AND WEIGHS AROUND 265 POUNDS. HE HAS BROWN HAIR AND BROWN EYES. YOU CAN SEE HIS PICTURE RIGHT NOW AT THE ROSWELL POLICE DEPARTMENT’S FACEBOOK PAGE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON TALBERT’S WHEREABOUTS SHOULD CALL RPD