July 20, 2008 Court Dispositions

The following dispositions have been filed in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court: • Matilda Ruiz, 32, was found guilty of the charge of public affray. She was sentenced to 182 days with the Department of Corrections and must pay court costs and fees. • Carmen Contreras, 27, was found guilty of the charge of driving while […]

Magistrate Court — July 13

The following dispositions have been filed in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court:

Magistrate Court — June 29

The following dispositions have been filed in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court: • Andy Lucero, 57, was found guilty of the charge of battery and was ordered to serve six months of unsupervised probaton with conditions, ordered to attend the ASPEN program and to pay all court fines and fees. • Taylor Marcell, 43, pleaded guilty […]

Meth lab bust charges filed

PNT Staff Report Charges of manufacturing a controlled substance were filed in magistrate court on Wednesday against three subjects arrested in connection with seized meth labs in Portales. “The investigation is still ongoing and there could be additional arrests and charges filed,” Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Deputy Malin Parker said. Manufacturing charges were filed against Cody […]

Divorces

The following final divorce decrees have been filed in the Ninth Judicial District Court in Portales: March 26 • Bryan Gutierrez and Amanda Gutierrez March 27 • Tina M. Wall and James R. Wall April 18 • Joshua R. Moore and Natalee K. Moore

Mom’s tax return filed for free

By Helena Rodriguez, PNT Staff Writer When my daughter Laura was a toddler, she would say, “When I grow up, I’m going to smoke cigarettes and do income taxes like grandma!” Laura would sit on the couch next to Mom, with one of Mom’s calculators in hand, and wearing play reading glasses, she would scribble […]

Local Briefs March 16, 2008

Filing day is TuesdayDeclarations of candidacy and nominating petitions for legislative, retention district judge, district attorney, Public Regulation Commission, State Board of Education and all Roosevelt County offices must be filed between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Roosevelt County Clerk’s Office, according to a release from Roosevelt County Clerk Janet Collins. La […]

Magistrate Court Dispositions March 16, 2008

The following dispositions were filed recently in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court. According to reports: • Elias Calderon, 22, pleaded no contest to charges of driving while under the influence of intoxicating liquor (first offense). He was sentenced to 90 days in jail, with 89 days suspended. He was also sentenced to 364 days of supervised […]

District Court Dispositions March 9, 2008

The following dispositions were filed recently in Roosevelt County 9th Judicial District Court. According to the report: • Maria Stevens, 32, pleaded guilty to charges of possession of a controlled substance, cocaine, and was ordered placed on probation for one year and must pay court fines. • Miguel Galvan, 20, pleaded guilty to charges of […]

Magistrate Court Dispositions March 9, 2008

The following dispositions were filed recently in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court. According to the report: • David M. Brown, 20,