Archive for December 8th, 2010

  • Gala entertains and raises funds, too

    December 8, 2010 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Hannah Lilley, right, and Zoey Neeld, center, check out Sarah Lilley’s fingernail polish while greeting visitors attending the Community Foundation of Chaves County’s eighth annual Angel Gala Tuesday evening at the Roswell Convention and...

  • Victoria Maria Contreras Sepulveda

    December 8, 2010 • ObituariesComments Off on Victoria Maria Contreras Sepulveda

    A funeral prayer service will be held for Victoria Maria Contreras Sepulveda, 57, of Roswell at 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home with Pastor Mike Bush officiating. A graveside will be at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at South...

  • Rose Vacarro DiPaolo

    December 8, 2010 • ObituariesComments Off on Rose Vacarro DiPaolo

    Rose Vacarro DiPaolo, born in St. Louis, Mo., to Antonino and Merianna Vacarro on May 30, 1913, died on Dec 2, 2010, in Temecula, Calif., after a brief illness. Rose was a long- time Roswell resident. Rose moved to Roswell in 1943 with her husband Nick and...

  • Ordinance discussed at sign workshop

    December 8, 2010 • Local NewsComments (0)

    City councilors spent about three and a half hours discussing a controversial sign regulation that will likely return to the council chambers for another vote. Officials went through the proposed regulation line by line. They tossed the majority of language...

  • ENMU-R opens health center

    December 8, 2010 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell opened its new Health Science Center on Tuesday. “This was a vision in 1999,” Jane Batson, dean of ENMU-R division of health, said. “It was on the horizon (to build this facility) on a statewide dental...

  • Eating for a good cause

    December 8, 2010 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Diners at Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill on Main Street ate for a good cause Tuesday — 10 percent of all food sales benefited an agency that helps local nonprofits raise money. The United Way of Chaves County raised several hundred dollars on...