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Archive for October 10th, 2012

  • Battery suspect holding $390 in counterfeit bills

    October 10, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police were called to the 500 block of South Wyoming Avenue, Monday, following a report of loud music. When officers arrived at the scene, they discovered the report was a domestic dispute. A 49-year-old male subject was apprehended. When he was searched...

  • Jazz Fest begins Thursday

    October 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    This year’s Roswell Jazz Festival features an extra day of music for the town to enjoy. The festival will begin this Thursday with “Jazz on the Cool Side”at Pecos Flavors Winery from 7-9 p.m. Michael Francis, artistic director, said the decision to add...

  • 5 women assault protester outside store

    October 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments (2)

    The protest taking place outside Municipal Court has stirred up controversy in unexpected ways. Jo McInerny of the Animal Welfare Alliance said her fellow protester was assaulted outside of Albertsons by women who told her to “mind her own business.”...

  • Weather forces jump cancellation

    October 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    The capsule that was going to take Felix Baumgartner to 120,000 feet for Tuesday’s freefall jump is removed from the launch site after high winds cancelled the launch. Mark Wilson Photos Nobody ever said a mission to the edge of space would be clear skies...

  • Learn the truth about government

    October 10, 2012 • Dear EditorComments Off

    Dear Editor: Ok! When I turn on the news or open the paper I can’t help but hear how the Republicans and President Bush ruined the economy … and how the Bush administration spent so much money, ran up our deficit and started the war in Iraq for no...

  • End of the road

    October 10, 2012 • EditorialComments Off

    Ask a senior citizen how it feels to permanently surrender one’s car keys, and you’ll likely get a look of resentment, if not despair. The dreaded no-driving milestone, often accompanied by isolation and a sense of lost independence, is a common point of...

  • Public Records

    October 10, 2012 • Public RecordComments Off

    Accidents Oct. 1 5 p.m. — 2201 Southeast Main; vehicle owned by Bill Sattersfield, of Roswell, and unknown driver. Oct. 2 1:45 p.m. — Third and Louisiana; drivers — Margie Ramirez, 53, and Simi Chechani, 17, both of Roswell. 8:30 p.m. — Main and 19th;...

  • Review: Daisy Foote’s ‘Him’ is a poignant drama

    October 10, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This theater image released by Keith Sherman & Associates shows Hallie Foote, left, and Tim Hopper in a scene from Daisy Foote’s play, “Him,” currently performing off-Broadway at Primary Stages in New York. (AP Photo/Keith Sherman &...

  • Led Zeppelin gets tense with reunion questions

    October 10, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Led Zeppelin, from left, bassist/keyboardist John Paul Jones, guitarist Jimmy Page, singer Robert Plant, and drummer Jason Bonham participate in a press conference ahead of the worldwide theatrical release of “Celebration Day”, a concert film of...

  • Man finds suit he believes belonged to Paul Newman

    October 10, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    A tailor’s tag with the name “Paul Newman” is seen on a suit found by Peter Gamlen in the basement of his apartment in New Haven, Conn., Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. Gamlen believes the suit belonged to the actor. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill) NEW...