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Archive for September 3rd, 2013

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    Vets express challenges at forum

    September 3, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Jill McLaughlin Photo U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce, center, talks with local veterans at the Roswell Veterans’ Memorial Hall Tuesday.   Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer A group of Roswell veterans were given a rare opportunity Tuesday to speak directly to...

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Retired Executive Director of Harvest Ministries, Pastor Rubie Rubinstein (left) passes the “Hoover vaccuum piece” baton to his successor, Pastor Mark Green (right).

    Harvest Ministries founder Rubinstein passes the torch

    September 3, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Amy Vogelsang Photo Retired Executive Director of Harvest Ministries, Pastor Rubie Rubinstein (left) passes the “Hoover vaccuum piece” baton to his successor, Pastor Mark Green (right).   Amy Vogelsang Record Staff Writer “Give a man a fish, he...

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Roxanne “Rocky” Lara, of Carlsbad, announced her candidacy for Congress to represent New Mexico’s District 2, Tuesday.

    Lara announces bid for Congress

    September 3, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Courtesy Photo Roxanne “Rocky” Lara, of Carlsbad, announced her candidacy for Congress to represent New Mexico’s District 2, Tuesday.   Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer Democrat Roxanne “Rocky” Lara, of Carlsbad, a lawyer and former Eddy...

  • Tomasa Quiroz

    September 3, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Tomasa Quiroz, 80, of Dexter, NM passed away, September 2, 2013, at her home. Funeral services are pending at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home. [/auth...

  • Alfredo Rodriguez Sanchez

    September 3, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are scheduled at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, September 5, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Alfredo Rodriguez Sanchez Artesia, New Mexico. Mr. Sanchez, 81, died Monday, September 2, 2013, at his home. Fr. Paul Murtagh, SS.CC. will officiate at the...

  • Ronald F. Jarm

    September 3, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Services are pending for Ronald F. Jarm, 75, of Roswell at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory. He passed away Monday, September 2, 2013. [/auth...

  • Lola G. Whitacre

    September 3, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    A burial is scheduled for 2 P.M., Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at the Hondo Cemetery in Hondo, N.M. for Lola Whitacre, 92, who passed away on Sunday, September 1, 2013 at her home in Roswell, N.M. Lola was preceded in death by her parents Martin and Porfiria...

  • Lobbyists shouldn’t get public pensions

    September 3, 2013 • EditorialComments Off

    According to an Associated Press expose, at least 20 states allow professional lobbyists to collect public pensions. That means the very people who are paid — frequently very well — to have your tax dollars spent on behalf of their employers enjoy public...

  • House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio listens as President Barack Obama speaks to media, in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, before a meeting with between the president and Congressional leaders to discuss the situation in Syria. Boehner said he will support the president's call for the U.S. to take action against Syria for alleged chemical weapons use and says his Republican colleagues should support the president, too. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    Obama gains Syria-strike support

    September 3, 2013 • National News, State NewsComments Off

    House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio listens as President Barack Obama speaks to media, in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, before a meeting with between the president and Congressional leaders to discuss the situation...

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    Grant Co. plans to allow gay marriage

    September 3, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE (AP) — The legal fight over gay marriage in New Mexico broadened Tuesday as a seventh county announced plans to start issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Grant County Clerk Robert Zamarripa said his office will comply with a judge’s...