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Archive for May 13th, 2013

  • Locals participate in national effort

    May 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Pastor “Rubie” Rubinstein accepts food from United States Postal Service letter carrier Amelia Orozco. (Charles Fischer Photo) The 21st annual National Association of Letter Carriers’ “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive” took place Saturday in towns and...

  • Chaves County CASA presented with substantial donation Monday

    May 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Ellen Shanor (right), with J. F. Maddox Foundation President Don Maddox (center), presents Chaves County CASA Executive Director Carrie-Leigh Cloutier with $10,000 donation. (Ilissa Gilmore Photo) The J. F. Maddox Foundation presented Chaves County CASA with...

  • Police Blotter: Man knocks on door, asks for checkbook

    May 13, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Incident Police were called to the 2700 block of North Wilshire Avenue, Saturday, where a male subject knocked on the door to a residence and asked the victim to show him his checkbook. The victim refused, but gave the man $10. The subject was described as...

  • Suspect steals TV from Walmart

    May 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Walmart, 4500 N. Main St., became the scene of a strong-arm robbery around 10 p.m. Friday, after a male subject removed a 32-inch television, still chained to a shelf, and ran from the store with the television set and the display case. When the subject got...

  • Wallace Reinecke

    May 13, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Wallace Ray Reinecke, age 82, passed over into Glory on Sunday, May 12, 2013, in the same room he was born in on Dec. 9, 1930. Born into two pioneering farm families who came to the Pecos Valley of New Mexico in the early 1900s with great expectations of...

  • Robert Chewning

    May 13, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Memorial services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Saturday, May 18, 2013, at the First United Methodist Church for Robert Lynn “Bob” Chewning, age 96, of Roswell, who passed away May 11, 2013. Dr. Douglas Mills and Rev. Jim Bignell will officiate. Bob was born...

  • Wanda Martin

    May 13, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    6/16/30 – 5/13/13 Graveside services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 18, 2013, at South Park Cemetery, for Wanda Martin, 82, of Roswell, who passed away in the early hours right after Mother’s Day on Monday, May 13, 2013. Our mother,...

  • OJ returns to Las Vegas court in bid for new trial

    May 13, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    O.J. Simpson gets up after the first day at his evidentiary hearing for Simpson in Clark County District Court on Monday, May 13, 2013 in Las Vegas. Simpson, who is currently serving a nine-to-33-year sentence in state prison as a result of his October 2008...

  • Popular psychologist Joyce Brothers dead at 85

    May 13, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This undated file photo shows Dr.Joyce Brothers in the studio of her direct line radio show. Brothers saved a would-be suicide in 1968. The popular psychologist, columnist, and television and film personality has died in New York City on Monday,...

  • Fox schedule includes ’24′ return

    May 13, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Monday, Sept. 24, 2007 file photo, actor Kiefer Sutherland arrives at the Fox Fall Eco-Casino party in Los Angeles. Fox, facing the ebbing ratings power of “American Idol,” is betting big on its first miniseries showcase,...