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Archive for April 13th, 2013

  • Goal of nuclear-free NKorea tests US, China ties

    April 13, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, left, meets with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi in the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse Saturday, April 13, 2013 in Beijing. The question of how Washington can persuade Beijing to exert real pressure on North Korean leader...

  • After rape, Indian girl waits 17 years for justice

    April 13, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    ADVANCE FOR USE SUNDAY, APRIL 14, 2013 AND THEREAFTER – Rape victim, the “Suryanelli girl,” named for the hillside village in the southern state of Kerala that was once her home, sits on a cot at her house in Kottayam, India on Feb. 24,...

  • Obama’s budget plan limits his bargaining power

    April 13, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, holds a copy of President Barack Obama’s fiscal 2014 budget proposal book as he questions Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius...

  • Juanita Judkins

    April 13, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Juanita Judkins passed from this life to her eternal home on Wednesday, April 10, 2013. Juanita was born Jan. 27, 1923, in New Madrid, Mo. She grew up in Flint, Mich. Moving with her parents to Carlsbad in 1943, she met the most handsome Navy lieutenant,...

  • Ruth Virginia Bellamy

    April 13, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    FORT WORTH, Texas — Ruth Virginia Bellamy died Wednesday, April 10, 2013, just short of her 98th birthday. Ruth was born in Roswell, N.M., and resided in Arizona, California, Texas and New Mexico at various times in her life. Ruth graduated from Roswell...

  • Weldon Lilburn Dallas

    April 13, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    CARLSBAD — Weldon (Jody) Lilburn Dallas went to be with his heavenly father on April 12, 2013, in Hobbs. Jody was born on Nov. 6,1925, to true pioneers who homesteaded 17 miles west of Tatum in the Caprock community; he lived on the ranch where he was born...

  • Lynetta Zuber combines teaching, love for kids at Roswell KAPS

    April 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Lynetta Zuber (Amy Vogelsang Photo) Her light pink ’40s-era styled dress instantly stands out in the window light. Dramatic dark brown curls are pulled back from her face revealing eye shadow that matches the dress, instantly giving off a theatrical, yet...

  • Hicks won’t file charges

    April 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Chaves County District Attorney Janetta Hicks announced Friday she will not prosecute Tim Sappington, the man caught on video shooting a horse on his land. Though Sappington showed poor judgment and insensitivity, Hicks determined his personal use of the...

  • Police Blotter: RPD assists RFD on early morning fire call

    April 13, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police were dispatched to assist the Roswell Fire Department in the 600 block of East Mathews Street, around 2 a.m. Thursday, where a home occupied by a 56-year-old man caught on fire. The case is under investigation by the fire marshal. Larceny Police were...

  • In memory of her dad

    April 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Eko Fury Sanchez, 7, ties a blue ribbon in memory of her father, Saul Sanchez, to a red oak prior to its planting at the 12th hole of the Spring River Golf Course, Friday, during an Arbor Day Memorial Tree Planting ceremony. Sanchez was killed Dec. 11, 2012,...