Archive for August 20th, 2013

  • Margaret Patricia Wadas

    August 20, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    All friends are invited for a celebration of the life of Margaret Patricia Wadas. Margaret passed away August 9, 2013. In memory of Margaret, friends will gather August 24, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. in the sunroom at La Villa Assisted Living, 2726 N. Pennsylvania,...

  • horse-update

    Valley Meat’s stop order in question

    August 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    This anti-horse slaughter billboard on Second Street is sponsored by EquiArmy and The American Horse Rescue Network. The groups could not be located for comment. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) As the 30-day temporary stop order on Valley Meat Co.’s horse...

  • Sierra-Blanca

    Night rolls over New Mexico

    August 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Sierra Blanca range is silhouetted by the evening sun, Thursday. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • united-way

    United Way kicks off campaign

    August 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Board President Clarissa Gonzalez-Adams, right, hosted Monday’s United Way of Chaves County’s 2013 campaign kick-off. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) United Way of Chaves County kicked off its 2013 campaign Monday with the help of a full banquet room at...

  • Police Blotter: Burglar steals $8,000 in power tools

    August 20, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Burglary • Police were called to the 900 block of North Orchard Avenue, Friday, where the victim reported a Black and Decker jigsaw, a Craftsman cordless drill, a Ryobi 9.6 volt power drill, a Black and Decker 14 volt power drill, a Craftsman tool kit,...

  • New Zealand gay weddings begin, 1 at 39,000 feet

    August 20, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Jesse Tyler Ferguson, right, star of the ABC sitcom “Modern Family,” and husband Justin Mikita attend the airborne wedding of Lynley Bendall and Ally Wanikau Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, on a flight that left from Queenstown, New Zealand. A law change...

  • Prince William describes his joy at parenthood

    August 20, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This image taken by Michael Middleton, the Duchess’s father, in early August 2013 and supplied by Kensington Palace, shows the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with their son, Prince George, in the garden of the Middleton family home in Bucklebury,...

  • Dick Van Dyke uninjured after car fire on freeway

    August 20, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This Jan. 27, 2013 file photo shows actor Dick Van Dyke at the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Van Dyke is fine after his Jaguar caught fire while he was driving on a Los Angeles freeway. California...

  • Zumba is creating a new fan base for Latin stars

    August 20, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This April 26, 2012 file photo shows Don Omar performing during the Latin Billboard Awards in Coral Gables, Fla. Zumba Fitness instructors worldwide are not only using the Latin-heavy song lineup in their classes but creating new fans for artists...

  • Actor Lee Thompson Young found dead at age 29

    August 20, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This undated publicity photo shows actor Lee Thompson Young. Los Angeles police say Young, 29, was found dead Monday morning, Aug. 19, 2013. The actor started his career as a teenager in the TV series “The Famous Jett Jackson” and was co-starring...