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Archive for May 30th, 2013

  • AP PHOTOS: Seoul music rivals soul for some Latins

    May 30, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    In this May 11, 2013 photo, a poster of South Korean K-pop singer Woorissica stands against a tree trunk after it was left behind by fans who gathered here in Ramon Castilla park in Lima, Peru. Teenagers throughout Latin America have long looked north for pop...

  • Would-be Chicago backpack bomber gets 23 years

    May 30, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    This image made from surveillance video provided by the FBI shows a man identified by the FBI as Sami Samir Hassoun placing an item into a trash receptacle. A federal judge raised the specter of the Boston Marathon Thursday as he sentenced a young Lebanese...

  • Group fails in bid to recall Ariz. sheriff

    May 30, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Jan. 9, 2013 file photo, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks with the media in Phoenix. Organizers of the effort to recall Arpaio face long odds in turning in the more than 335,000 valid voter signatures required by the 5 p.m.,...

  • Police Blotter: Reported theft at Target

    May 30, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police were dispatched to Target, 2725 N. Main St., Tuesday, to take a report of theft. The subject gathered a number of items and took them, along with a receipt to customer service to get cash back. Larceny • Police were called to Kmart, 1705 S. Main St.,...

  • Armed robbery subject arrested

    May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department arrested Tom Ethan, 22, around 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday, on charges of armed robbery, for an incident that had occurred three hours earlier at the bus stop near Albertsons, 1110 S. Main St. The 56-year-old victim told officials...

  • Fire at Farley’s

    May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Customers were evacuated from Farley’s Bar and Grill, 1315 N. Main St., around 6 p.m. Tuesday when a fire started on a stack of wood behind the restaurant. “The fire was located in the southeast corner of the building where they receive deliveries. We...

  • Mega solar project nears completion

    May 30, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Construction crews are close to completing the Roswell 2.5 megawatt solar project on W. Brasher, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) A massive new solar project may power up in south Roswell by the end of June, providing enough energy to power some 780 homes....

  • Juan Salinas Jr.

    May 30, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m., Friday, May 31, 2013, at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Hagerman for Juan Salinas Jr., 65, who passed away on Monday, May 27, 2013, in Roswell. A Mass is scheduled for 8 a.m., Saturday, June 1, 2013, also at St....

  • Larry Quiroz

    May 30, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    A memorial gathering for Larry Quiroz, 62, of Dexter will be on Saturday at 2 p.m., June 1, 2013, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Larry was born on July 30, 1950, to Avaristo Quiroz and Tomasa Villa Quiroz in Artesia. He was a graduate from Dexter...

  • Della Lopez

    May 30, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary will be recited with a memorial service to follow for Della Lopez, 73, of Roswell, at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Ernesto Martinez officiating. She passed away on Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at her...