Archive for September 9th, 2013

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    Burglary suspect arrested despite escape

    September 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Police Department responded to a burglary in progress in the 2700 block of South Washington Avenue around noon on Saturday. Officers arrested 23-year-old Angel Olguin on charges of aggravated burglary, larceny over $2,500, tampering with evidence,...

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    Cadets honored for quick action

    September 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    From left, NMSP Chief Pete Kassetas, top row Officer Joseph Mason, Deputy Giovani Ramirez, Officer Colter Childress, DPS Secretary Gorden E. Eden. Bottom row, Officer Allison Blake, Officer Jacob Tubbs, Deputy Tasheena Montoya. (Courtesy Photo) Six cadets...

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    Britt Snyder announces his candidacy for Chaves Co. Sheriff

    September 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Lt. Britt Snyder threw his hat into the ring Saturday. He announced his candidacy for the position of Chaves County Sheriff, at a reception held at Comfort Inn. Here, Snyder discusses his plans for the future at CCSO with one of the constituents. (Jessica...

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    Pit bull kills dog; attacks woman

    September 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    An 80-year-old woman was attacked by a pit bull, Friday evening, as she was walking her two Pomeranians in the 1300 block of East McGaffey Street. According to her niece, Anna Renfro, the woman was knocked down and her 12-year-old Pomeranian, Duke, died...

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    How much for Bessie?

    September 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Livestock sold an estimated 900 livestock Monday. As one of the larger auction houses in the New Mexico-West Texas region, the auction opens every Monday at 9 a.m. (Jill McLaughlin Photo)...

  • Police Blotter: Suspect steals bike, rides it out of store

    September 9, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    An off-duty police officer followed a man who stole a bike from Walmart, 4500 N. Main St., Friday, as the male subject rode past all sales points and out of the store. The man crossed Main Street and ditched the bicycle behind the AT&T store. Officers...

  • Kangja Morgan

    September 9, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Kangja Morgan left the sight of her family, people she loved and people who loved her and began her journey to the arms of Jesus at 11:45 p.m. on September 3rd. Her peaceful departure at her home in Roswell, New Mexico, left behind her husband, Roger who is...

  • Lillie E. Jacobs

    September 9, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Thursday, September 12, 2013, at Washington Avenue Fellowship Church for Lillie Jacobs, 99, who passed away on Sunday, September 8, 2013, at her home. Pastor Randy Reeves will be officiating. There will be a private...

  • Raymond D. Hardin

    September 9, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, September 14, 2013, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel, for Raymond D. Hardin, 70, of Roswell, who passed away on September 7, 2013. Burial will be at Memory Lawn Memorial Park. Raymond was born February 20, 1943,...

  • Carlota Gomez Tarin

    September 9, 2013 • ObituariesComments (1)

    A rosary will be recited for Carlota Gomez Tarin, 77, of Roswell, NM, on Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at 7 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. A funeral service will be celebrated, for Carlota at 10 a.m. Thursday, September 12, 2013, at St....