April 24 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Nubia Acosta, 20, pled no contest to no driver’s license and no insurance and was ordered to pay fines. • Russell Shipman, 25, pled no contest to driving while under the influence of intoxicating liquor and was ordered to serve 90 days of […]

4/17 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Margarita Lucero, 55, pled no contest to criminal trespass and was ordered to serve 364 days of unsupervised probation. • Nathan Wood, 18, pled no contest to possession of marijuana less than one ounce (1st offense) and was ordered to pay fines. • […]

4/10 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Constance Sawyer, 33, pled guilty to battery and resisting, evading or obstructing an officer and will serve 364 days of supervised probation. • Victoria Scarafiotti, 19, pled guilty to possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia and will serve 364 days of […]

4/3 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Jarrett Vaughn, 26, pled no contest to disorderly conduct and will serve 182 days of supervised probation. • Donald Strope, 48, pled guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia and will serve 364 days of supervised probation. • Felix Acuna, 47, pled guilty to […]

3/27 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Donavan Wagner, 21, pled guilty to public affray and will serve five days in the Roosevelt County Detention Center. • Octavio Vicuna, 33, pled guilty on driving while intoxicated (first offense), driving left of center and speeding and was ordered to serve 90 […]

3/20 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Jose Navarrete, 19, pled no contest to aggravated driving while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or drugs (first offense) and will serve two days in the Roosevelt County Detention Center followed by 364 days of supervised probation. • Manuela Moreno, 33, pled […]

March 13 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Luis Perez, 25, was found guilty of driving while under the influence of intoxicating liquor (first offense) and driving on roadways laned for traffic and was ordered to serve 90 days of supervised probation. • Stanley Salczynski, 46, pled no contest aggravated driving […]

March 6 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Benny Preston, 23, pled guilty to issuance of worthless checks and is ordered to pay fines. • Brandy LaFerriere, 23, pled guilty to a probation violation and was ordered to continue probation. • Juan Rodriguez, 34, pled guilty to aggravated driving while intoxicated, […]

Feb. 20 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Ashley Lemier, 23, pled no contest to battery on a household member and was ordered to serve 364 days of unsupervised probation. • Rod Lambirth pled no contest to two counts of issuance of worthless checks and was ordered to pay restitution. • […]

Feb. 13 Public Record

The following criminal dispositions were recently filed in the magistrate court: • Jose Guerra, 33, pled guilty to aggravated driving while intoxicated and no license and will serve two days in the Roosevelt County Detention Center. • Ruben Sosa, 33, was found guilty of battery on a household member and was ordered to serve 70 […]

Feb. 6 Public Record

The following marriage certificates were recently issued in the Roosevelt County Courthouse: • Joshua Rolen, 18, and Dlya Anne Parsons, 18, both of Portales. • Ryan Aguirri, 19, and Brittany Elrod, 18, both of Portales. • Antonio Plemons, 28, and Nora Juana Tacho, 37, both of Portales. • Tony Flores Sr., 41, and Carmelita Lucero, […]

Public Record April 18

The following dispositions were recently filed in the Roosevelt County district court: l Nasario Maldonado, 21, was found guilty of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, two counts of shoplifting, three counts of forgery, driving on suspension or revocation and concealing identity and the defendant will serve a term of 13 1/2 years of incarceration. […]

Eating undercooked meat is not rare

Jim Lee Why is undercooked steak called “rare” when it’s so commonplace? Isn’t “rare” supposed to indicate something unusual? There’s nothing unusual about undercooked steak. A lot of people like it that way, but I ain’t one of them, friends and neighbors. Some people like it downright raw in my estimation. Why don’t they just […]