Archive for September 24th, 2013

  • Raptors, zombies kick off gambling expo in Vegas

    September 24, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

    Convention attendees check out the “Avatar” slot machines at the G2E convention in Las Vegas Tuesday, Sep. 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, Jessica Ebelhar) LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT; LAS VEGAS SUN OUT LAS VEGAS (AP) — The...

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    NMMI, Alumni Association get court date

    September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The New Mexico Military Institute and its former Alumni Association are set to face off Oct. 15 in Eddy County District Court on the Institute’s request to immediately freeze more than $5.2 million in funds. An Eddy County district court judge set the...

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    Washed out road

    September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Damage from the recent flooding washed out portions of a bridge on Morgan Road that spans the Felix River west of Hagerman, forcing its closure. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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    Event encourages families to have fun while getting fit

    September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Children test their balance on a rocker board during Fun, Fit, Family Night at the Roswell Convention Center, Tuesday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) Hundreds of parents and children spent an evening learning about health the fun way with Fun, Fit, Family Night...

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    Dictionary Day the definition of fun

    September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Teacher Maria Gomez helps students find the second of two words, important. In the background, Rep. Candy Spence Ezzell assists other students. When she relayed her sample sentence, Ezzell told the students that each and every one of them were important....

  • Public Records: 9-25-13

    September 24, 2013 • Public RecordComments (0)

    Marriage Licenses Sept. 11 Luis A. Vargas, 43, and Adriana Barrios, 33, both of Hagerman. Heath Metcalf, 34, and Emily F. Peterson, 25, both of Roswell. Marco Alfredo Lozoya, 43, and Machel Ramirez, 44, both of Roswell. Sept. 16 Jose Antonio Arena, 48, and...

  • Linden J. “Lindy” Romero

    September 24, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited for Linden J. “Lindy” Romero, 63, of Roswell, at 7 p.m. Friday, September 27, 2013, at Anderson- Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, September 28, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home...

  • Trove of Mich. folk music unearthed in archive

    September 24, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

    In an undated photo provided by the Library of Congress, a member of the Floriani family performs in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Michigan was fertile ground for folk music, brought to the region by a wave of immigrants in the early 20th Century and...