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Archive for March 12th, 2013

  • Spring starts in a week

    March 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    New Mexico Youth ChalleNGe cadets line up for lunch at the ENMU-R Campus Union near late-winter blossoms, Tuesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • State Senate passes budget

    March 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The state Senate unanimously passed Tuesday a $5.9 billion budget that must now go to the House of Representatives for concurrence. However, House Minority Whip Rep. Nate Gentry, R-Albuquerque, said in a statement the House Minority Caucus will not concur on...

  • Child abuse trial opens

    March 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Tuesday saw the first day of the jury trial of State of New Mexico versus Steffanie Kautz, 30, who is charged with abuse of a child resulting in death and abuse of a child without death or great bodily harm. The charges stem from an incident that occurred on...

  • State revokes Lawrence’s license

    March 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Secretary of Education of the New Mexico Public Education Department revoked former teacher and Goddard High School coach David Lawrence’s license to teach. Lawrence was charged with criminal sexual contact, following a series of incidents that occurred...

  • Pipe bomb found, detonated in residential neighborhood

    March 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    State bomb experts detonated a pipe bomb discovered in a residential neighborhood Friday night. A resident found what looked like an explosive pipe near the corner of Lusk Drive and Washington Avenue and called Roswell Police Department’s emergency dispatch...

  • Pickup truck driver dies from injuries

    March 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    New Mexico State Police said Tuesday the driver of a pickup truck involved in a two-vehicle crash with a tractor trailer Monday has died from injuries sustained. Police responded Monday to an accident at the intersection of US 380 and Red Bridge Road. The...

  • Animal permit on City Council agenda

    March 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    City Council will hold a public hearing during its monthly meeting Thursday, 7 p.m., at City Hall, 425 N. Richardson Ave., regarding a proposed ordinance that is an effort to regulate the selling and breeding of cats and dogs. Ordinance No. 13-06 would amend...

  • Police Blotter: Cops catch, bust trio

    March 12, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    •The police caught three thieves in the act, Tuesday, when they responded to a residential alarm call in the 700 block of West La Jolla Lane. Officers discovered the three male subjects had kicked in a door to a shed when they arrived at the scene. One...

  • Gladys Lorene Zeigler

    March 12, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    ARTESIA — Graveside services are scheduled at 3 p.m., Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at Woodbine Cemetery, for Gladys Lorene Zeigler, 100, of Artesia, who died Monday, March 11, 2013, at Mission Arch Care Center in Roswell. The Rev. Rick Sullivan will officiate...

  • Tom Deck Jr.

    March 12, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services are scheduled for Tom “Tuffy” Deck Jr., of Roswell, for Sunday, March 17, 2013, at 2 p.m., Chavez Funeral Home in Ft. Sumner. Graveside services will follow at Ft. Sumner Cemetery. Floyd Goodloe will conduct services. Tom was born on Jan....