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Archive for May 11th, 2013

  • From steeple to lawn

    May 11, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Charlie Purcell cleans and restores a church bell that had been located in the steeple at St. Peter Church, Friday. The bell, which Purcell estimated to be from the early 1900s, will be displayed on the church lawn. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Del Norte 8 do Book Battle in Silver City

    May 11, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Fifth-grade Battle of the Books competition contestants commemorate their four months of reading by making and signing stuffed bears and dogs at Enchanted Beary Land on Friday. Back row from left: Halia Stites, Gabby Reyna and Gavin Wakefield; front row from...

  • RDRA aids Boy Scouts, GHS

    May 11, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    President of the Roswell Drag Racing Association Gary Tutten shows off his 1932 three-window Ford Saturday as the club helps Goddard High School students raise money for the National Leadership Conference in Nashville. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) With her open...

  • ‘Dream’ walker stops in Roswell

    May 11, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Phil Cihiwsky is on the walk of a lifetime—a 15-state trek that landed him in Roswell Friday. “It has always been a dream of mine, walking across the country,” Cihiwsky said. “I decided about a year ago to make this dream a reality.” The avid...

  • Boys, Girls State needs participants

    May 11, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell-area high school juniors are invited to participate in a weeklong program this summer that promises to provide them with skills in politics, leadership and networking. Veterans Memorial Hall American Legion Post 28 members hope Roswell, Dexter,...

  • Beatrice “Abby” Lopez

    May 11, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Beloved mother, sister, and aunt, has gone home with the Lord on May 8, 2013. Abby was born on Aug. 31, 1959, to Flora Salcido Peyton who preceded her in death. She married her beloved husband Domingo “Sunday” Lopez. They were together 25 years. He...

  • OJ Simpson heads to court to fight for freedom

    May 11, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE- In this Dec. 5, 2008 file photo, O.J. Simpson speaks during his sentencing at the Clark County Regional Justice Center courtroom in Las Vegas. Simpson is heading back to the Las Vegas courthouse where he was convicted of leading five men in an armed...

  • 50 years on, finding profit in ‘truth’ on JFK case

    May 11, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    ADVANCE FOR USE SUNDAY, MAY 12, 2013 AND THEREAFTER – Former Los Angeles prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi sits next to his book: “Reclaiming History: The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy” at his home in Pasadena, Calif. on Thursday,...

  • Little Richard’s boyhood home to be moved

    May 11, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this May 30, 2009 file picture, Little Richard performs at The Domino Effect, a tribute concert to New Orleans Rock and Roll musician Fats Domino, in New Orleans, La. Macon, Ga. officials say they plan to move the boyhood home of Little...

  • Bears, glaciers: Show pits man against Alaska

    May 11, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this 2012 photo released by National Geographic Channels and Brian Catalina Entertainment, Dallas Seavey, Willi Prittie, Tyrell Seavey, Brent Sass, Austin Manelick, Marty Raney, Tyler Johnson and Matt Raney, from left, pose for a photo in Alaska. The eight...