|New Interim City Manager To Start In January|
The Roswell City Council on Thursday night (Dec. 8) approved Paula Hertwig Hopkins of Missouri as the new interim city manager effective Jan. 3. She follows James Rod Hogan, who filled the interim position since early September. Both Hogan and Hertwig-Hopkins were provided to the city by Strategic Government Resources, a Texas firm that provides interim public administrators. Hertwig-Hopkins co... Read More >>
|Out Of The Box Economic Development Video Essay|
A video essay of the 2016 Out Of The Box Economic Development presentation at New Mexico State University. The program was produced by KRWG TV in Las Cruces. Watch it now in the You Tube link at the bottom of the page.
|Head Zookeeper Promoted To Superintendent|
The longtime head zookeeper at the Spring River Park & Zoo, Marge Woods, is now the zoo’s superintendent. She officially assumed the top job Friday (Dec. 9), although she has been serving as interim superintendent since late August. Woods has been the head zookeeper at the Spring River Park & Zoo for 22 years. Before that, she served as head zookeeper at the Clovis Zoo for 8&frac1... Read More >>
|Farm And Livestock Bureau Hands Out Award |
Five teachers from an urban school have been recognized for teaching about agriculture. Dalene Hodnett has the details.
|Roswell City Council Approves Tax Increase For Rec. Center And Aquatic Facility|
(Pictured)-One of the proposed designs that Roswell city personnel were looking at and presented Thursday night to the Roswell City Council. The estimated cost is around $18 million and the gross receipts tax will be raised to pay for it.
|Another Scam Reported In Roswell |
The Roswell Police Department is receiving calls from local residents describing the newest scam call. These involve the caller claiming to be with the U.S. Marshal’s Service (even saying he is based in Roswell at the federal building). The caller claims an arrest warrant has been issued for the person he is speaking to or one of that person’s family members. So far, the local resid... Read More >>
|AAA New Mexico:Statewide Gas Price Average Increases Four Cents|
The statewide gas price average in New Mexico is $2.10 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA New Mexico Weekend Gas Watch. That price is four cents more than last week and 17 cents more per gallon than last year. Of the major metropolitan areas surveyed in the Land of Enchantment, drivers in Santa Fe are paying the most on average at $2.15 per gallon while drivers in Albuq... Read More >>