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Archive for December 7th, 2010

  • A Rhoads Co. Technician can predict the future of your furnace

    December 7, 2010 • Business, Local Business ReviewComments Off

    Almost a half century ago Roswell had taken the biggest hit in its history. Walker Air Force Base had been closed and hundreds of homes were vacated. While many businesses closed, a few entrepreneurs put everything they had into beginning new businesses. Some...

  • David Michael Ridge

    December 7, 2010 • ObituariesComments Off

    David Michael Ridge received the ultimate healing and was called home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Dec. 4, 2010, after a lengthy battle with cancer. David was born to Charles and Emma Jane Ridge on Dec. 2, 1940, in Whitwell, Tenn. He lived...

  • Daniel John Matta

    December 7, 2010 • ObituariesComments Off

    A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m., Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, at the Salvation Army Church on 612 W. College Blvd. for Capt. Daniel John Matta, a good and faithful servant who was promoted to glory Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010. Capt. Beau Perez of Salvation...

  • Bobbie Davis

    December 7, 2010 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending at Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory for Bobbie Davis, 76, who passed away December 7, 2010. A further announcement will be made once arrangements have been finalized. [/auth...

  • Donita Lue Biggs Lilly

    December 7, 2010 • ObituariesComments Off

    We have lost Donita Lue Biggs Lilly, our loving mother and devoted grandmother on Dec. 3, 2010, after a long and courageous battle with COPD. Donita was born on March 6, 1934, to parents Dick and Helen Biggs in Cyril, Okla., and was preceded in death by...

  • Ruth M. Sherman

    December 7, 2010 • ObituariesComments Off

    Ruth Sherman, age 95, of Roswell passed away peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, at her apartment in Roswell after a few weeks of increasing illness. Memorial services will be scheduled later in June 2011 when family members living in Western California, the...

  • Jeffrey Walter Wilson

    December 7, 2010 • ObituariesComments Off

    Jeffrey W. Wilson, CEO/Founder of the Cattle Baron Restaurants, Inc. of Roswell, N.M., passed away on Dec. 5, 2010, at Roswell Regional Hospital. Cattle Baron Restaurants, Inc. was founded in Portales, N.M., in 1976. Today there are eight Cattle Baron...

  • Commission signs off on recount

    December 7, 2010 • Local NewsComments Off

    From left, James Duffey is slated to take Michael Trujillo’s seat on the County Commission. Officials met Monday to recanvass the general election. (Matt Arco Photo) Chaves County commissioners met Monday to recanvass the general election results....

  • Groups working to repurpose old rehab center

    December 7, 2010 • Local NewsComments Off

    A project which will go a long way to help critical housing needs in Roswell is nearing completion. The project is a cooperative effort between Local Collaborative 5, Regional Housing Authority and Eastern New Mexico University, which is donating the old...

  • Restaurateur Wilson dies

    December 7, 2010 • Local NewsComments Off

    A local business owner and founder of multiple Cattle Baron Restaurants died Sunday at the age of 57. Jef frey Wilson, founder and CEO of Cattle Baron Restaurants Inc., died at Roswell Regional Hospital, according to a news release from the company. Wilson...