Archive for June 9th, 2013

  • Zimmerman’s attorney walks tight line in defense

    June 9, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    George Zimmerman, accused in the Trayvon Martin shooting, leaves a Seminole County courtroom at the end of a pre-trial hearing, in Sanford, Fla., Saturday, June 8, 2013. Circuit Judge Debra Nelson halted the hearing Saturday after an audio expert was unable...

  • Obama, Xi signal new start with walk in the desert

    June 9, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    National Security Adviser Tom Donilon talks to the media about the California summit between President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday, June 8, 2013, in Rancho Mirage, Calif. (AP Photo/The Desert Sun, Marilyn Chung) PALM SPRINGS,...

  • Fiddle and Griddle fires up Main Street

    June 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Jeff Salyards of Dead 2 Rights BBQ grills up some tasty treats during the 2nd Annual Fiddle & Griddle Festival, Saturday. (Mark Wilson Photos) Toes were tapping starting early on the Chaves County Courthouse lawn as fiddlers young and old began competing...

  • Domestic violence cases often unreported

    June 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Despite changes in laws, domestic abuse remains a problem nationwide. In Roswell, the police responded to 32 domestic cases during the week of May 31 to June 7. The cases ran the gamut from harassment, threats, verbal domestics, assault, aggravated assault,...

  • Dogs need proper care as temperatures continue to climb

    June 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    With Fiddle and Griddle, Beetle land and other events occurring this weekend, people may be tempted to bring Fido along for the ride. Don’t do it, unless the dog can be let out of the vehicle. Animal Services Supervisor Joseph Pacheco says that Roswell has...

  • 06/09/13

    June 9, 2013 • CartoonsComments Off