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...

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    Obama sets Tuesday speech; big challenges on Syria at summit

    September 6, 2013 • National News, State NewsComments (0)

    AP Photo President Barack Obama speaks during his bilateral meeting with French President Francois Hollande at the G-20 Summit, Friday, in St. Petersburg, Russia.   ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Beset by divisions at home and abroad, President Barack...

  • 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...

  • mexican-flag-consulate

    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...

  • United-Way-Logo

    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...

  • rainbow-rings

    NM high court to hear gay marriage case next month

    September 6, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE (AP) — New Mexico’s highest court signaled Friday it may quickly resolve whether gay marriage is legal in the state. The five-member state Supreme Court issued an order setting an Oct. 23 hearing in a case that finally could decide whether...

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    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...

  • Exchange to offer low cost health plans

    September 6, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

    SANTA FE (AP) — The cost of medical coverage plans available through New Mexico’s health insurance exchange likely will be lower than in many other states, according to a new national study. The state’s insurance regulator also said uninsured New...