Archive for November 27th, 2012

  • Some GOP lawmakers now flout anti-tax man Norquist

    November 27, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE — In this Feb. 11, 2012 fie photo, anti-tax activist Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington. For decades, Norquist vowed to drive Republicans out of office...

  • Fire destroys trailer

    November 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell firefighters and volunteer units from Midway, East Grand Plains and Sierra worked Monday evening to put out a fire that destroyed a trailer home located outside of Roswell city limits at 2302A Hobson Road. No one was injured and as of press time, the...

  • Woman arrested in connection with an armed robbery Sunday

    November 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department arrested Erica Peterson, 24, on charges of armed robbery Sunday in association with a home invasion that occurred on South Sunset Avenue, Saturday. According to the affidavit of criminal complaint, a young female knocked on the...

  • Dexter man perishes after oil field accident

    November 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Dover Magby, 49, of Dexter, died as the result of an accident at a United Drilling site in southern Chaves County. The accident occurred around 6:20 a.m. on Nov. 17. Eddy County Sheriff’s Capt. Jeff Zuniga reported: “According to our preliminary...

  • Roswell has rash of accidents over holiday weekend

    November 27, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell experienced a rash of accidents over the Thanksgiving weekend, including two known hit-and-runs and one DWI which resulted in the driver being flown to a hospital in Albuquerque. After a few drinks with a friend, Salvador Bustos-Carrasco, 22, was seen...

  • Police Blotter: Pit bull allegedly attacks neighbor, then is stabbed

    November 27, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Incident Neighborhood relations in the 900 block of West Poe Street hit a low Saturday, when a pit bull escaped his yard and allegedly attacked a neighbor as he took out his garbage. The neighbor subsequently stabbed the pit bull. Shoplifting Police were...