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Archive for August 16th, 2013

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    ‘Spirit of ’45 Day’ honors service, sacrifice of World War II veterans

    August 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Lt. Gov. John Sanchez greets the Roswell Veterans Honor Guard during a tribute honoring World War II veterans at The Hall, Thursday. (Mark Wilson Photo) Many soldiers have fought in many wars throughout the course of American history, but on Thursday, as part...

  • Police Blotter: Laptop, vehicle stolen from residence

    August 16, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Burglary • Police were called to the 600 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue, Wednesday, where subjects forced entry into a residence and removed an Apple laptop computer, two fireproof file boxes, vehicle keys and alarm remote. The subjects then left with...

  • Animal adoption event seeks to pair cats and dogs with homes

    August 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell will celebrate National Pet Week, Saturday, with another adoption event at Tractor Supply, N. Main St., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Animal Welfare Alliance will bring a number of dogs for adoption. The Roswell Humane Society will participate with dogs...

  • $75,000 worth of jewelry stolen

    August 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Subjects broke into Martin’s Jewelry in the Roswell Mall at 4501 N. Main St., sometime between 8 p.m. and 9:20 p.m. Wednesday. The thieves got away with $75,000 worth of jewelry, including gold and silverpieces with colored stones; watches; rings;...

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    Board OKs prohibition of prairie dogs

    August 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Chaves County Commissioners fired a warning shot Thursday across the bow of the Bureau of Land Management’s prairie dog dreamboat, further blocking safe passage for hundreds of soon-to-be homeless critters. But the move may not have totally eradicated...

  • Pattsy Muriel Mills

    August 16, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service will be held for Pattsy Muriel Mills, 63, of Roswell, at 10 a.m. on Sunday, August 18, 2013, at Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge. Pattsy passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Pattsy was born September 11, 1949, in Portales, New Mexico, to...

  • Angela S. Castle

    August 16, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Private family memorial mass will be held for Angela S. Castle, 84, who passed away on Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at Mission Arch Care Center. Angie was born July 27, 1929, in Dunkirk, NY, to Vincent Spina and Frances Del Popolo. Her parents preceded her in...

  • Loie Westberry

    August 16, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Cremation has taken place for Loie Westberry, 88, of Roswell, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory. She passed away Tuesday, August 13, ...