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Archive for April 2nd, 2013

  • Possible human remains found in new 9/11 debris

    April 2, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

    FILE – Construction workers and equipment excavate the southeastern corner of the World Trade Center site on in this Jan. 8, 2008 file photo taken in New York. About 60 truckloads of debris that could contain tiny human bone fragments have been...

  • Too early for 2016? Not for Hillary Clinton’s fans

    April 2, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

    FILE – In this Dec. 7, 2009 file photo, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton stands with Vice President Joe Biden in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. As Hillary Rodham Clinton’s supporters urge her to run for president in...

  • Feds send corrective order to Exxon after oil leak

    April 2, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

    Oil covers the ground around a slide in Mayflower, Ark., on Monday, April 1, 2013, days after a pipeline ruptured and spewed oil over lawns and roadways. (AP Photo/Jeannie Nuss) LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Federal pipeline safety officials on Tuesday issued a...

  • Officer on leave, man arrested after shooting

    April 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Carlos Vale Jr., 33, was arrested Monday and charged with battery upon a peace officer, concealing identity, resisting, obstructing or evading. Meanwhile, Roswell Police Officer Nathan Hempton is being investigated following an officer-involved shooting. The...

  • City Council to have workshop on proposed animal ordinance

    April 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    City Council will hold a workshop Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall, 425 N. Richardson Ave., to review a proposed ordinance that would regulate the selling and breeding of cats and dogs. Ordinance No. 13-06 would amend the city’s Municipal Code to limit the...

  • Roswell’s Most Wanted caught

    April 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell’s Most Wanted, Johnny “Juan” Barela, 49, was arrested in Maricopa County, Ariz., late last week. Chaves County Magistrate Court issued an arrest warrant for Barela on March 19 for an open count of murder after the Roswell Police Criminal...

  • Police Blotter: Shots fired on McGaffey Street

    April 2, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Shots fired • Police were dispatched to the 1100 block of South Washington Avenue, Saturday, after an incident that took place on McGaffey Street, where a man and his vehicle were subjected to gunfire. The vehicle was struck and did sustain some damage. •...

  • Edward J. Whitt

    April 2, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A graveside service is scheduled for 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at South Park Cemetery for Edward J. Whitt, 67, who passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 30, 2013, in Roswell. Rick Hale of Grace Community Church will be officiating services....

  • Vera Marie Lebeda

    April 2, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service will be held for Vera Marie Lebeda, 63, of Roswell at 2 p.m., Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Shawn Kelly officiating. She passed away peacefully while she slept on Saturday, March 30, 2013....

  • Bobby Pendergrass

    April 2, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Bob was born on March 29, 1933, in a farm house near Anton, Texas. He was the son of Wade and Callie McGrew Pendergrass. He is survived by his sister Betty Garvin Burris of Saginaw, Texas, and sister-in-law Nancy Dumiven. He follows his brothers, Eddie...