Archive for September 6th, 2013

  • circus

    Step right up!

    September 6, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Photo Children were eager to purchase goodies before the 4:30 p.m. show of the Jordan World Circus at the Bob Crosby Arena at the Chaves County Fairgrounds Friday. The circus, based in Las Vegas, Nev., presented two, two-hour shows...

  • Jackie Price

    September 6, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    In memory of Jackie Price, 89, a loving mom and grandma who passed away on September 5, 2013, there will be a graveside service at Memory Lawn Park at 2 p.m., on Monday, September 9, 2013. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. at LaGrone Funeral...

  • Ronald Frank Jarm

    September 6, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service will be held for Ronald Frank Jarm, 75, of Roswell, at 2 p.m. Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at First United Methodist Church, 200 N. Pennsylvania Avenue, Roswell. Dr. Douglas Mills will officiate. Military honors will be provided by the...

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    Mexican Consulate in Roswell Today

    September 6, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Alliance for Peace and Justice, a community-based organization, will host the Mexican Consulate today at St. John’s Catholic Church, 506 South Lincoln Ave. One of the many services offered by the Mexican Consulate, the “Consulado Movil,” has the...

  • spotlight

    Campos: Still trucking after 4 million miles

    September 6, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer Tito Campos said he can’t understand what the fuss is all about. But his wife, Jane, sitting beside him at his house where they raised three children, couldn’t be more proud. On the wall, she points to an oak case. On...

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    J.O.Y. Centers provide a community for seniors

    September 6, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Amy Vogelsang Record Staff Writer Providing activities as well as a sense of community, Chaves County J.O.Y. Centers continue to help senior citizens from their four locations throughout the county. They provide many different services for those 60 years and...

  • west_nile_virus

    Chaves Co. man contracts West Nile

    September 6, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jill McLaughlin Record Staff Writer A 57-year-old Chaves County man with West Nile Virus was hospitalized recently, making him one of a growing number of New Mexicans who have contracted the potentially deadly illness, the state Department of Health confirmed...

  • Theory of evolution has holes

    September 6, 2013 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear Editor: A letter in the Aug. 13 Record (“Improbable not the same as impossible”) made some questionable assumptions concerning the probability of life arising spontaneously. First, he correctly pointed out that the probability of any permutation of a...

  • Follow divine law, not earthly rulers

    September 6, 2013 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    Dear Editor, I saw the letter by Yvonne Lehman of Calvary Baptist Church condemning gay marriage rights (July 16) and Pastor Bobby Barnett lamenting the sad condition of his country. What should Christians do when they see bad laws being passed? Christians...

  • Keeping smartphone choice alive

    September 6, 2013 • EditorialComments (0)

    With the $7.2 billion Nokia acquisition, Microsoft becomes a player in making smartphones. The Finns are sore about this. Nokia is Finland’s flagship company. In 2010 Stephen Elop, a Canadian, left Microsoft to become the first foreign chief executive of...