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Archive for October 15th, 2013

  • Bear-Cubs

    Cute cubs

    October 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Sierra and Ursula, 9-month-old black bear cub sisters, soak in the sunshine at the Spring River Zoo, Thursday morning. According to Spring River Zoo Director Elaine Mayfield the new cub residents were captured in the Ruidoso area by personnel from New Mexico...

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    NMMI vs. Alumni judge: ‘It all boils down to money’

    October 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Court proceedings began Tuesday between the New Mexico Military Institute and its former Alumni Association, in a case that has pitted brother against brother in a bitter dispute over money and reputations. At the heart of the issue is whether the Alumni...

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    Boys & Girls Club encourages model citizens

    October 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This article is one in a series of stories focusing on local agencies that receive support from the United Way of Chaves County, which is currently conducting its annual fundraising campaign.  A sound body and a sound mind make sound citizens. United Way...

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    Escamilla, Zamora to face more charges

    October 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Chaves County Sheriff’s Office has added to the charges against Serena M. Escamilla, 28, and Jorge Umberto Zamora, 31. The two were recently arrested on charges of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and receiving stolen...

  • Police Blotter: Dented Buick will cost $300 to repair

    October 15, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Criminal damage • The Roswell Police Department was called to the 300 block of East Hervey Drive, Monday. The victim reported a dent in the rear quarter panel of 2012 Buick. Repair costs were assessed at $300. • The police responded to unknown trouble in...

  • Lorraine Nyale Ackroyd

    October 15, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lorraine Nyale Ackroyd passed away on October 14, 2013, at Casa Maria Healthcare Center. She was born on February 6, 1923, in Beaver Creek, Minnesota. She was the oldest of six children born to Leonard and Verdi (Newberg) Ormseth. When Lorraine graduated from...

  • Vancil Ray Fowler

    October 15, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A celebration of life ceremony will be held for Vancil Ray Fowler, on Saturday, October 19, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Grace Community Church. Roswell Veterans Honor Guard will conduct military services. Vance, 88, passed away on Wednesday, October 2, 2013. He was...

  • Jesus Chavez

    October 15, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited for Jesus Chavez, 58, of Hagerman, at 7 p.m., Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at St. John’s Catholic Church. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Thursday, October 17, 2013, at St. John’s Catholic Church with Fr. Moreno...

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    Biofuel plant set to break ground

    October 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    AG Power’s plant that will convert dairy waste into biogas at Prices Lane and Tumbleweed Road will break ground Friday. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) A power company will break ground Friday on a plant that will start turning Chaves County dairy manure into...

  • Family-Resource-and-Referral

    Day care helps tots and parents alike

    October 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Working Mothers Day Care has a special room for infants, with age-appropriate toys. These two young scholars are learning the fine art of rolling over and sitting up. (Jessica Palmer Photo) This article is one in a series of stories focusing on local agencies...