Archive for November 22nd, 2012

  • Editorial

    November 22, 2012 • EditorialComments (0)

    Financial regulation With attention in Washington, D.C., divided between election post-mortems and the looming financial catastrophe that is the “fiscal cliff,” a truly awful piece of legislation might well sneak through the 112th Congress before it...

  • Public Records

    November 22, 2012 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Marriage Licenses Nov. 16 Carlos H. Herrera, 34, of Santa Fe, and Wanda M. Unale, 40, of Albuquerque. Dorian Tena, 29, of Artesia, and Maria Eugenia Estrada Soto, 27, of Roswell. Jake L. Seely, 32, and Lacey L. Seely, 30, both of Roswell. David Sanchez, 44,...

  • Bonnie Fay Daly

    November 22, 2012 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at Ballard Chapel for Bonnie Fay Daly, 90, who passed away Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at Lovelace Regional Hospital. Pastor Mike Sudduth of West Alameda Church of Christ will officiate. Burial...

  • Bill Wiggins

    November 22, 2012 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial tribute for Bill Wiggins will be held at the Roswell Museum and Art Center on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at 11 a.m. Arrangements have been entrusted to Ballard Funeral Home & Crematory. An online registry can be accessed at

  • Juan G. Flores

    November 22, 2012 • ObituariesComments (0)

    ALBUQUERQUE — Born on Feb. 12, 1927, in Roswell, Juan was called to be with our Lord on Nov. 18, 2012. He was preceded in death by his loving parents Pedro and Guadalupe Flores, of Roswell. He is survived by his loving wife Isabel; and children, John Flores...

  • Dora Compean

    November 22, 2012 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services will be held for Dora Compean, 50, of Roswell, at St. Peter Catholic Church on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at 9:30 a.m., with the Rev. Charlie Martinez officiating. Dora Compean was born on Feb. 26, 1962, in San Benito, Texas, to Maria Lerma...

  • NM Court of Appeals vacancy draws 7 applicants

    November 22, 2012 • State NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A state Court of Appeals judge who lost in the general election is asking to be considered for an upcoming vacancy on the court. A Judicial Nominating Commission announced Wednesday that Judge J. Miles Hanisee is among seven applicants...

  • Wolf pups on their own after NM pack separates

    November 22, 2012 • State NewsComments (0)

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two six-month-old Mexican gray wolf pups are navigating southwestern New Mexico’s Gila forest on their own now that their troubled pack has splintered, worrying environmentalists who think the animals’ chances of...

  • Lawmakers urged to resolve property tax inequities

    November 22, 2012 • State NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — County and real estate officials urged the Legislature on Wednesday to deal with a thorny problem of property tax inequities among New Mexico homeowners, also known as “tax lightning,” when taxes skyrocket on some...

  • DPS: Brothers arrested in murder of Los Lunas man

    November 22, 2012 • State NewsComments (0)

    BERNARDO, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say two brothers have been arrested in connection with the murder of a Los Lunas man whose body was found near a charred vehicle in Socorro County. New Mexico Department of Public Safety officials say 43-year-old Joe...