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Archive for July 5th, 2012

  • A Farmers® agent can help you save hundreds on all your insurance needs

    July 5, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

    Gina Dwyer (left) consults with client Hope Ramirez about her auto coverage at the Dwyer Farmers Insurance Agency. Hope encourages others to go by and talk to Gina or Rose for a quote on their home and auto insurance with the possibility of saving a lot of...

  • Suspect uses another’s ID for Xcel service

    July 5, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police received a report of fraud, Tuesday. The victim stated he received a collection call for an account with Xcel Energy at 1200 W. McGaffey St. The account had been opened in his name and by using his Social Security number. He said he had neither lived...

  • What a glorious Fourth!

    July 5, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Fourth of July fireworks erupt in the sky during the Roswell Sertoma Mike Satterfield Memorial Fireworks Extravaganza at Cielo Grande Recreation Area, Wednesday night. Mark Wilson Photo All across Roswell families and friends gathered to celebrate the birth...

  • Sharie F. Chesser

    July 5, 2012 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m., Friday, July 6, 2012, at South Park Cemetery for Sharie F. Chesser, 76, of Roswell, who passed away on Tuesday, July 3, 2012, at a local hospital. She was born Sept. 1, 1935, in Herford, Texas, to Orland...

  • Not special

    July 5, 2012 • EditorialComments Off

    Word has reached us that someone said the unthinkable: “You are not special.” Those are the words made famous last month by a straight-talking English teacher during a commencement speech for graduates of Wellesley High School in Massachusetts. We believe...

  • Reps confirm actress Claire Danes is pregnant

    July 5, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Jan. 13, 2012 file photo, actress Claire Danes arrives at the AFI Awards in Los Angeles. Danes has some busy months ahead. Not only is her hit TV series “Homeland” returning for its second season in September but she’s also...

  • Singer Frank Ocean reveals first love was a man

    July 5, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Nov. 17, 2011 file photo, Frank Ocean arrives at the 16th annual GQ “Men of the Year” party in Los Angeles. On Wednesday, July 4, 2012, Ocean, the rising and highly acclaimed singer revealed on his website that his first love...

  • UK comic actor Eric Sykes has died

    July 5, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE This Tuesday, June 7, 2005 file photo shows Veteran English comic actor Eric Sykes after receiving his CBE (Commander of the British Empire) award from Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II at a Buckingham Palace investiture, in London. Eric Sykes, the...

  • Spain police recover priceless 12th-century Codex

    July 5, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    File – In this photo taken in 2004 in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, one of the pages of the original 12th century religious Calixtinus Codex manuscript in seen in the cathedral. Spain’s Interior Ministry says police have arrested four people on...

  • Miss. hometown marks half century post-Faulkner

    July 5, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this June 8, 2012 photograph, the late Nobel Prize laureate William Faulkner’s primary writing tool, his portable typewriter, sits on a desk in his office that overlooks the stable at Roan Oak, his home in Oxford, Miss. The home, is now owned and...