Archive for November 5th, 2010

  • CASA showers new staffer with treats

    November 5, 2010 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Emma, a therapy dog in training, investigates some of the presents she received during a doggie shower at the Chaves County CASA offices, Thursday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) Chaves County CASA threw a dog shower for Emma, the newest member of its staff, on...

  • United Way works with local agencies

    November 5, 2010 • Local NewsComments (0)

    United Way of Chaves County, 400 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Suite 300, has been in Roswell since 1956. Today, 14 area agencies work together during the year to bring resources to individuals in need. “The agencies meet once a month at an agency round table...

  • Is King Cotton making a comeback in Chaves County?

    November 5, 2010 • Local NewsComments (0)

    A cotton “stripper” on Ted Schrimsher’s farm removes lint from the cotton plant for harvest, Friday. (Emily Russo Miller Photo) A day before harvest, Ted Schrimsher drives his white Chevrolet pickup down the perimeter of his six plots of...

  • Sports car or enhanced roof?

    November 5, 2010 • Local NewsComments Off on Sports car or enhanced roof?

    Betty Ann Heck wanted a Ford Mustang convertible. She ended up with an electric car and an enhanced roof. Surprisingly, she’s pleased. The convertible, she explains, would have lost money as soon as she drove it off the lot. Instead, the electric car...

  • A card game?

    November 5, 2010 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Months of campaigning for two county commissioner hopefuls could come down to a game of Texas Hold ’Em, according to county officials. County Clerk Rhoda Coakley says state election rules call for a winner to be declared by lot if a tie ensues in any...

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    November 5, 2010 • CartoonsComments (0)