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Archive for October 18th, 2012

  • Coat drive for Kids Closet; holiday safety; Chapter B P.E.O. to meet

    October 18, 2012 • VistasComments Off

    Coat Drive Lawrence Brothers Supermarket is sponsoring a coat drive to benefit the Kids Closet, located at St. Peter Church. Please drop off gently used or new coats at the store at 900 W. Second St. now through Nov. 2. For more information call Cheryl at...

  • Malala and the Mullah

    October 18, 2012 • EditorialComments Off

    Malala Yousufzai, a 14-year-old Pakistani schoolgirl, is being treated in the United Kingdom for a gunshot wound to the head. She was targeted a week ago by the Taliban for bravely promoting girls’ education and calling for peace in her home region, the...

  • Two people charged with forgery and concealing identity

    October 18, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

    The police arrested two people on charges of forgery and concealing identity, Tuesday. Both signed traffic citations with a false name. One incident occurred on Aug. 21 when the male subject was cited for careless driving. He used his uncle’s name. The...

  • Ernesto Contreras

    October 18, 2012 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services will be held for Ernesto Contreras, 52, of Roswell, at 10 a.m., Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at St. John’s Catholic Church with Deacon Ernesto Martinez officiating. Burial will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, in South Park Cemetery. He...

  • Deborah Tungate

    October 18, 2012 • ObituariesComments Off

    Deborah May Tungate went to be with Jesus and our Lord on Oct. 11, 2012. Deborah was born May 4, 1957, and was preceded in death by her parents, David Howard and Aurelia de Piazza, and loving husband Rick Tungate. Deborah is survived by: son, Charles...

  • Tomas F. Otero

    October 18, 2012 • ObituariesComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE— Tomas F. Otero, 71, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, after a long, extended illness. He was born in Roswell. Tomas was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church. He is preceded in death by his parents Lloyd and Celia Otero. Tomas is survived...

  • The Tooth Fairy says, ‘Brush your teeth!’

    October 18, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Tooth Fairy, played by ENMU-R dental assisting student Chandra Hawkins, and her assistant, 2-year-old Chloe Caley, perform in a play teaching young pre-schoolers proper dental hygiene at Parkview Early Literacy Center, Wednesday afternoon. Mark Wilson...

  • Climb time at NMMI

    October 18, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Bo Gephart, eighth-grader from Holloman Middle School at Holloman AFB near Alamogordo, navigates the High Ropes Course at NMMI during a Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) program involving some 75 students enrolled in middle schools from...

  • Stolen Ruidoso PD car found in Roswell

    October 18, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Police responded to the 2400 block of South Sunset Avenue, Tueday, after Dispatch received a call from OnStar Navigation that a vehicle reported as stolen was tracked to Roswell and was now stationary on Sunset Avenue. Officers found the 2012 Chevy Equinox....

  • Homecoming events at NMMI connect past and future leaders

    October 18, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Pioneers of New Mexico Military Institute’s past will be connected with leaders of the future this week as the school conducts its annual Homecoming celebration. In a press release issued by the school, Major General Jerry W. Grizzle, NMMI president and...