MENU

Archive for December 18th, 2011

  • National Guard returns from Kosovo

    December 18, 2011 • Local NewsComments (1)

    SFC Felipe Sosa is greeted by his wife Angela upon his arrival home with other troops from Kosovo, Saturday, at the Roswell International Airport. (Mark Wilson Photo) Faces pushed against a fence and Welcome Home signs fluttered while supporters and family...

  • Marines, helpers distribute 5,000 Toys for Tots

    December 18, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

    Alejandra and Antonio Morales carry their new Christmas gifts during the Toys For Tots toy handout Saturday, at the Roswell Adult and Senior Center.(Mark Wilson Photo) After collecting an estimated 5,000 Christmas gifts, the hard work of volunteers behind the...

  • 12/18/11

    December 18, 2011 • CartoonsComments Off

    [/auth...

  • Santa and his biker elves stop at Assurance Home

    December 18, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

    Santa and his band of biker elves put in a very special appearance at the Assurance Home Saturday to give gifts to the kids during the The Assurance Home Toy Run. (Mark Wilson Photo) Mild winter conditions allowed Santa Claus to cruise into the Roswell...

  • Roswell Folklorico performs at Roswell Mall

    December 18, 2011 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Folklorico performs traditional Mexican dances for a large crowd gathered at the Roswell Mall, Saturday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo) People flocked to the Roswell Mall, not in pursuit of finishing last-minute Christmas shopping, but to witness a...

  • Jodi Laine Weed

    December 18, 2011 • ObituariesComments Off

    Jodi Laine Eakins Weed passed away Dec. 7, 2011, at the age of 50. She was born on Sept. 26, 1961, in Roswell. She was the youngest of three girls born to Jim and Millie Eakins. Jodi had hair the color of a copper penny. What red hair she had! We have always...

  • Richard Lucero

    December 18, 2011 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary will be recited for Richard Lucero at 7 p.m., Dec. 20, 2011, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Dec. 21, 2011, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with the Rev. Juan Antonio Gutierrez, OFM,...

  • Roy Bowman

    December 18, 2011 • ObituariesComments Off

    ARTESIA—Roy Lee Bowman died Dec. 16, 2011, in Artesia. Roy was born June 11, 1929, in Artesia to Earl Bowman and Ela (Stanley) Bowman. Roy married Norma Smith in Artesia on Oct. 8, 1950. Roy began working on farms with his family as a child, and his work in...