Archive for July 4th, 2013

  • Fun and Fireworks

    July 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Employees of Playtime Amusement out of Las Cruces prepare carnival rides at Pioneer Plaza, Wednesday, readying for the throngs of alien lovers that will descend upon Roswell for the UFO Festival this weekend. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

  • Art show kicks off UFO Fest

    July 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Local and state artists submitted more than a dozen UFO or alient-related entries for the UFO Art Show at The Gallery on East Fifth Street Wednesday. Ufologist and author Don Schmitt judged the entries. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) The alien-themed art show in the...

  • Train wrecks car

    July 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Courtesy Photo New Mexico State Police responded to a call at about 4:26 a.m. Wednesday after an abandoned vehicle was hit by a train on State Road 256 and Crossroads Road, the State Police said in a press release. Kurt M. McWhorter, 27, was driving the 2004...

  • Conference to shed light on aliens, UFOs

    July 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    In order to spread knowledge about the phenomenon of aliens and UFO history, Stardust Conferences will be hosting its grand opening July 5-7 at Roswell Antique Mall, 208 N. Main St., complete with speakers and presentations. After having her own UFO...

  • Selma Villalobos

    July 4, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited for Selma Ramirez Villalobos, 48, of Roswell at 7 p.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. A funeral service for Selma will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with...