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Archive for December 9th, 2012

  • Jimmy Derrell Dean

    December 9, 2012 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jimmy Derrell Dean was born Jan. 18, 1946, in Artesia, to Thomas Derrell Dean and Charlie Rozell Kimmons Dean. He passed away peacefully Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, in Lubbock, Texas. Cremation has taken place. He was preceded in death by his parents and his...

  • Ernest Jackson Leach

    December 9, 2012 • ObituariesComments (0)

    PORTALES — Memorial services for Ernest Jackson Leach, 85, of Portales, were held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel. Honorary pallbearers were Charlie Sorgen, Stuart Ingle, Hubert Morgan Jr., Mac McKnight, Howard Perry,...

  • Soledad Nava

    December 9, 2012 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited for Soledad Nava, 73, at 6 p.m., Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at St. John’s Catholic Church. A Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at St. John’s Catholic Church, with the Rev. Gonzalo Moreno officiating. Burial...

  • Letters

    December 9, 2012 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Spending cuts won’t fix budget Dear Editor: In response to the Cal Thomas column in the Sunday edition of the Roswell Daily Record I would like to offer a different view regarding his comments as to the cause of our deficit problems. Our nation is on the...

  • Editorial

    December 9, 2012 • EditorialComments (0)

    Privacy vs surveillance How private are your telephone conversations? It depends on what kind of phone you’re using. That’s a problem. In Katz v. U.S., the 1967 “bookie in a phone booth” case, the Supreme Court ruled that no matter where a...

  • Lenox Lounge, a jazz landmark, to close in NYC

    December 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    FILE – In this Oct. 19, 2000 file photo, pedestrians pass by the Lenox Lounge in the Harlem neighborhood of New York. Longtime owner Alvin Reed says that the Harlem cabaret with a supercool, Art Deco style that made it a favorite of jazz greats like...

  • Anger at Australian radio station over royal hoax

    December 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    Members of the media opposite the entrance to the King Edward VII hospital in central London, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. King Edward VII hospital says a nurse involved in a prank telephone call to elicit information about the Duchess of Cambridge has died. The...

  • Rolling Stones hit NY for 50th anniversary gig

    December 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    Mick Jagger, center, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood, left, and Charlie Watts, right, of The Rolling Stones perform at the O2 arena in east London, Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. The band are playing five shows to celebrate their 50th anniversary, including two shows at...

  • Bollywood wows Morocco, dreams of America

    December 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    Indian actor Shahrukh Khan poses before the screening of his film “The Indian Family” at the Marrakech International Film Festival in Marrakech, Morocco, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012. (AP Photo) MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) — For once, the storytellers,...

  • Lupus forces singer Toni Braxton into LA hospital

    December 9, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

    FILE – In this Feb. 23, 2012 file photo, singer Toni Braxton arrives at The Hollywood Reporter Nominees Night, at Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s official residence in Los Angeles. Braxton has been hospitalized in Los Angeles for health issues caused...