Roosevelt County Newswire

Roosevelt County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Roosevelt County, NM.

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  1. Mendoza Sentenced to 18 Years in Roosevelt County Jail EscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | MyHighPlains.com

    Mendoza pleaded guilty to Kidnapping; Armed Robbery and Escape from Jail. Mendoza was an Eddy County inmate being held at the Roosevelt County Detention Center when he assaulted a county employee, stole his vehicle and led Texas police on a high-speed chase before being captured in Sudan, TX, in July of 2014.

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  2. Senovio Mendoza, Jr., 33Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... to Kidnapping; Armed Robbery and Escape from Jail. Mendoza was an Eddy County inmate being held at the Roosevelt County Detention Center, assaulted a county employee, stole his vehicle and led Texas police on a high-speed chase before being captured ...

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  3. Trial for attempted jail escape begins MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    CARLSBAD >> The trial for a Carlsbad inmate charged with attempted escape, kidnapping and battery in Roosevelt County has been vacated in the wake of a plea deal. Senovio "Hoss" Mendoza, 33, will appear Tuesday in a Roosevelt County District Court to solidify the plea deal in connection with his alleged attempted escape in July 2014.

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  4. 2002 Cold Case Homicide Suspect ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... the Clovis Police Department, the Curry County Sheriff's Office, the Portales Police Department and the Roosevelt County Sheriff's Office, was activated in June 2015. The Major Crimes Unit conducted other interviews and an arrest warrant for David ...

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  5. Governor Susana Martinez Announces Judicial AppointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    Governor Susana Martinez announced the appointment of Emilio Chavez of Ranchos de Taos to Division I of the Eighth Judicial District Court in Union, Colfax, and Taos counties and Matthew Chandler of Clovis to Division I of the Ninth Judicial District Court in Curry and Roosevelt counties. Chavez previously served as the deputy district attorney for the Eighth Judicial District.

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  6. Portales sex offender sentenced for possession of child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Andrea Reeb, Ninth Judicial District Attorney, announced that Robert Hawkins, age 25, of Portales, NM, was sentenced on July 6, 2015, to 18 months in prison for possession of child pornography. A Roosevelt county jury found him guilty in May, 2015, after a two-day trial.

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  7. Quay County Little League All-Stars win district titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Quay County Sun

    ... to the sectional rounds following a controversial 14-13 District 3 Championship win Thursday over the Roosevelt County All-Stars in Tucumcari. There was a protest filed over the loss of the that game, but it has been denied by Williams Sport, the ...

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  8. Hubbard program on Buffalo Soldiers SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Ruidoso News

    ... Elder earned a doctorate and has written three books and coauthored three others, including "Hispanics of Roosevelt County, New Mexico," published in 2015. According to History.org , at the end of the Civil War, black cavalry and infantry troops, ...

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  9. Eastern New Mexico communities test water qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Water managers say 30 samples from wells in eastern New Mexico have been sent to a lab for testing in an effort to develop a better picture of the region's water resources. Raymond Mondragon with the Eastern Plains Council of Governments said during a meeting Wednesday that the testing is part of an ongoing analysis in Roosevelt and Curry counties.

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  10. Police Searching For Vehicle That Left Scene in Fatal Roosevelt County Wreck on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... identified as Arturo Curiel-Loya from Clovis, NM, sustained head injuries and was transported to the Roosevelt County General Hospital for treatment of injuries. A second passenger, identified as Angel Garcia, twenty years of age from Clovis, NM, ...

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  11. Man wanted for deadly June 7 hit and run in PortalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    ... identified as Arturo Curiel-Loya from Clovis, NM, sustained head injuries and was transported to the Roosevelt County General Hospital for treatment of injuries. A second passenger, identified as Angel Garcia, twenty years of age from Clovis, NM, ...

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  12. New group interested in racinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Quay County Sun

    Albuquerque-based Laguna Development Corporation, owned by the Pueblo of Laguna, announced Monday it will host a multi-purpose event June 27 to share its idea and prospects of bringing a "racino" - a combination horse race track and gambling casino - to Clovis with city and county government officials, business owners and other interested parties from Curry and Roosevelt County. "This is in no way an official announcement declaring LDC's intentions regarding the sixth license," said Skip Sayre, LDC's chief of sales and marketing.

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  13. Hollywood takes over downtown Portales, New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... benefited from that sun for recording a shootout scene, Wilson said. Karl Terry, executive director of the Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce, is on board with the project. He likes both the novelty and the potential economic boost. "We're glad ...

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  14. Farmer pleads guilty to falsely claiming organic cropsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... interstate commerce for claiming in 2010 that crops of corn were organic. Wall farms about 6,000 acres in Roosevelt County. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Wall made $300,000 by saying his crops were organic but not paying for the operation. ...

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  15. Farmer pleads guilty to falsely claiming organic cropsRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... interstate commerce for claiming in 2010 that crops of corn were organic. Wall farms about 6,000 acres in Roosevelt County. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Wall made $300,000 by saying his crops were organic but not paying for the operation. ...

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  16. Ute Pipeline receives $4.2 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Quay County Sun

    The Eastern New Mexico Water Utility Authority is anticipating an estimated $4.2 million in grants to help speed up construction of the Ute Pipeline in the next few months, according to authority leaders. "The Water Trust Board funding is becoming available as well as the Bureau of Reclamation," said newly appointed ENMWUA Executive Director Justin Howalt.

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  17. Tornado watch area includes 2 counties in eastern New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A tornado watch issued by the National Weather Service for a large part of Texas includes two counties in southeastern New Mexico. The weather service says the tornado watch that includes New Mexico's Roosevelt and Curry counties will be in effect until 4 p.m. MDT Friday.

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  18. Portales man sentenced to 18 years in prison in abuse caseRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2015 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A Roosevelt County man has been sentenced to a maximum term of 18 years on his conviction for child abuse resulting in great bodily harm. The 9th Judicial District Attorney's Office says 31-year-old Cody Schattschneider of Portales was sentenced Tuesday in a case involving a 4-month-old child who was in his care when the incident occurred in December 2012.

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  19. Portales man sentenced to 18 years in prison in abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | KOB-TV

    A Roosevelt County man has been sentenced to a maximum term of 18 years on his conviction for child abuse resulting in great bodily harm. The 9th Judicial District Attorney's Office says 31-year-old Cody Schattschneider of Portales was sentenced Tuesday in a case involving a 4-month-old child who was in his care when the incident occurred in December 2012.

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  20. Robert Arrowsmith: Numbers without context say littleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Quay County Sun

    ... Office of the State Engineer/Interstate Stream Commission, that 1.53 percent of the total water usage in Roosevelt County is public water supply? In Quay County, it was 3.71 percent, and in Curry County it was 4.69 percent. Can the public do more to ...

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