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Archive for February 16th, 2013

  • Henrietta Martinez

    February 16, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary is scheduled for 11:30 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at The Assumption Catholic Church with a memorial Mass to follow at 12:10 p.m., for Henrietta (Enriquita) Martinez, 81, of Roswell. Father Joseph Pacquing will officiate. Henrietta passed away at...

  • Jose Amos Villarreal

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    EL PASO, Texas — Jose Amos Villarreal, 67, passed away on Feb. 13, 2013, at Del Sol Medical Center in El Paso, Texas. The Roswell native is preceded in death by his father Gregario Villarreal; mother Edna Martinez Villarreal and brother Gregario...

  • Christi L. Brito

    February 16, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    YUMA, Arizona — On Friday night, Feb. 8, 2013, an amazing woman’s journey here on Earth came to an end and she began another journey. Christi L. Brito was born Nov. 19, 1955, in Roswell, N.M., to Harry “Gene” and Charlcia Curtis. Our mother was the...

  • Inez Puckett-Head

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    Inez Carmen Puckett-Head passed away peacefully in her home in the early hours of Feb. 14, 2013. She was born near Norman, Okla., on Feb. 25, 1922. She moved with her immediate family to Roswell in 1939. She was preceded in death by her parents Hugh Cecil...

  • Rihanna, Issa light up London Fashion Week

    February 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    British model Cara Delevingne shows a creation by designer Issa during London Fashion Week, at Somerset House in central London, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP) LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week moved into high international gear...

  • TV show with Pistorius’ dead girlfriend airs

    February 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Reeva Steenkamp’s last wish for her family before she was shot dead at boyfriend Oscar Pistorius’ home was for them to watch her in a reality TV show that went on air in South Africa on Saturday night, two days after her...

  • Romanian movie ‘Child’s Pose’ wins at Berlin fest

    February 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Director Calin Peter Netzer and producer Ada Solomon pose backstage with the Golden Bear award for the Best Film for “Pozitia Copilului” (Child’s Pose) during the awards ceremony at the 63rd Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin...

  • Lil Wayne’s New Orleans skate park hits more snags

    February 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 26, 2012 file photo, recording artist Lil Wayne speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in New Orleans. The launch of a skate park by rapper Lil Wayne and a host of big-money sponsors, including Mountain Dew, hasn’t...

  • Barry Manilow enjoys ‘intimate’ Broadway return

    February 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This Jan. 29, 2013 file photo shows Barry Manilow at the opening night curtain call for”Manilow on Broadway” in New York. The Man Who Makes the Whole World Sing is used to far bigger venues than the 1,710-seat St. James Theatre, one...

  • Top 6 Carnival samba schools parade again in Rio

    February 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Performers from the Unidos de Vila Isabel samba school parade during Carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. Rio de Janeiro’s samba schools vied for the title of the year’s best in an over-the-top,...