Archive for September 4th, 2013

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    Gov. ‘proud’ of Roswell’s developments

    September 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Photos Above: Gov. Susana Martinez addresses a crowd at Reischman Park on Main Street, Wednesday.   Martinez: “I brag about this part of the state all the time.”   Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer Gov. Susana Martinez...

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    Emergency drill

    September 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Photo The Roswell International Air Center carried out a full-scale emergency exercise Wednesday night, simulating a crash of a commuter airplane carrying 42 passengers and crew. Regional emergency responders from Roswell Fire Department, law...

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    Annual banquet honors oil industry, employees

    September 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Amy Vogelsang Photo Congressman Steve Pearce and Desk and Derrick Club of Roswell Vice President Esther Hoskin spoke at the club’s 61st annual Industry Appreciation Banquet.   Amy Vogelsang Record Staff Writer Autumn leaves accompanied twinkling lit...

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    State officials discuss prospect of vet cemetery

    September 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer Regional leaders and veterans heard from Gov. Susana Martinez and Cabinet Secretary Timothy Hale Wednesday about the possibility of creating a local veterans cemetery. Martinez announced, in July, the State Veterans’...

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    Two-vehicle accident

    September 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Photo A Smart car, right, suffered significant damage after it was apparently involved in a two-vehicle accident on Main Street, Wednesday afternoon. Emergency responders processed the accident, in front of the AT&T Store, at about 1:45...

  • MLK’s dream

    September 4, 2013 • EditorialComments (0)

    Fifty years ago, at the Lincoln Memorial, during the dog days of summer, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his memorable “I Have a Dream” speech to a crowd of more than 250,000 and to the world. The speech and the moment have become legendary in...

  • Doris Marie Dunlap

    September 4, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Doris Marie Dunlap, resident of Owasso, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, August 21, 2013, two days short of her 91st birthday. Doris was born August 23, 1922, at Fort Worth, Texas, to Albert and Alice (Norton) Green. She was raised and received her...

  • Carmen Hernandez

    September 4, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Visitation will be held from 12 -7 p.m., Thursday, September 5, 2013, at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Carmen Hernandez, 73, who passed away in Lubbock, TX, at her home. Pastor Green and Pastor Arrellano of the Seventh Day Adventist Church will be...

  • Juanita Mae Haines

    September 4, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Juanita Mae Haines, age 78, of Roswell, who passed away September 4, 2013. A complete announcement will be made when arrangements are finalized. Condolences can be made online at

  • Tomasa “Masis” V. Quiroz

    September 4, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services will be held for Tomasa “Masis” V. Quiroz, 80, of Dexter, NM, at 2 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 1718 N. Atkinson, Roswell, NM, on Saturday, September 7, 2013, with Ed Quiroz and Alex Urquidez officiating. She passed...