Archive for August 16th, 2013

  • UN chief ‘deeply troubled’ by Israeli settlements

    August 16, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

    U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, not seen, holds a press conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed) RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban-Ki...

  • Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook on shopper worries

    August 16, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

    This July 12, 2013, photo, shows a Wal-Mart, in Bristol, Pa. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reports quarterly financial results on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world’s biggest retailer, said the weak...

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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, 2013. [/auth...