Archive for September 15th, 2013

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    TV mini-series to detail 9/11’s unspoken heroes

    September 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Director and screen writer Robert Randall films a shot of actress Rachelle Krebs on Friday in a scene for an upcoming TV movie about 9/11. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) The lights are on, the camera is set and the airline passengers and flight attendants are all in...


    Residents warned of credit card scam

    September 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    County residents should look closely the next time they swipe their credit cards at a local gas pump to make sure they are not getting scammed, according to the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office is investigating recent incidents in...

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    Piñatafest: Annual event remains a hit with locals and visitors

    September 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell Folklorico performs traditional Mexican dances during Piñatafest at the courthouse in downtown Roswell, Saturday. (Mark Wilson Photo) The crowded sidewalk barely provided room to walk as people looked at wares being sold under tents and waited in...

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    GOP groups host first ever ‘Cowboy Prom’

    September 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Representative Nora Espinoza and other Republican dignitaries serve up dinner during the Cowboy Prom, a Republican Party fundraising event held at The Liberty, Saturday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) An 1893 Chuck Wagon sits outside while smells of barbecue...

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    Record launches magazine for teens

    September 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    It took a few months of planning, footwork and yes, humor. But somehow (with the help of IHOP and lots of coffee) a new magazine has been born. Odds n Ends will be a monthly publication all about entertainment, with sections on movies, television, video...

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    Rinker’s lively lecture enlightens about antiques

    September 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Antique enthusiast Harry Rinker appraises various items at the Roswell Library Saturday. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) Friends say I was born in the wrong decade, and after Friday, I’m thinking they are probably right. Making his way to Roswell, antique enthusiast...

  • Diana Lueras Marquez

    September 15, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Diana Lueras Marquez, 53 passed away Friday September 6, 2013, in Grapevine, Texas, due to a sudden illness. She was born on August 22, 1960, in Clovis, NM, and spent her childhood in Roswell, NM, moving to Texas in the late 80’s. She was preceded by Alice...

  • Jo Ann de Bruin

    September 15, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Jo Ann de Bruin, 81, died on August 28, 2013, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She was born on March 26, 1932, in Wichita, Kansas to Gilbert and Blanche Buck. As a traveling salesman, her father took over a route in Roswell, New Mexico, about 1939. He brought the...

  • Melba Pilley

    September 15, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services will be held for Melba Pilley, 63, of Roswell, at 11 a.m., Tuesday, September 17, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Jack Ferguson officiating. Burial to follow at South Park Cemetery. Melba passed away on Wednesday,...

  • Edward Joe (Cujo) Sanchez

    September 15, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited for Edward Joe (Cujo) Sanchez, 51, of Roswell, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 17, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 18, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home...