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Archive for October 22nd, 2013

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    Annual egg drop teaches teamwork

    October 22, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Xcel Energy serviceman Kevin Victor drops an egg carrier from 20 feet as part of the RISD fifth-grade gifted program’s Egg Drop, Tuesday. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) Balloons, duct tape and paper bags don’t usually work together, but in this case it was a...

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    Explosives found in home of person of interest in shooting

    October 22, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department responded to the 300 block of Oakwood Street, early Tuesday. According to the police reports, a male in his late 20s went to a residence to collect money from another male. The man was shot multiple times. He was transported to...

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    Broker talks ‘SHOP’

    October 22, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Local small business owners expressed skepticism over the new health insurance exchange set up for small businesses at a seminar held by the Roswell Chamber of Commerse Tuesday. About 20 people, most of them small business owners, attended the seminar led by...

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    Pink Day at Monterrey honors student

    October 22, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Monterrey Elementary third-grader Myca Patterson became the center of attention during a pep rally that was organized by the school student council, background, to recognize breast cancer awareness, Tuesday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo) It was a sea of pink....

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    Officer in critical, stable condition

    October 22, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Sgt. Jim Preston of Support Services discussed briefly the Roswell Police Department’s reaction to the injury of a fellow officer that occurred Monday when an officer-involved shooting turned into a multi-car accident which left the RPD with one man down....

  • Detroit faces crucial trial in bankruptcy case

    October 22, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This Oct. 24, 2012 file photo shows an empty field north of Detroit’s downtown. Thousands of Detroit streetlights are dark. Thousands of Detroit streetlights are dark, many more residents have fled. Donors are replacing ambulances that...

  • TSA unveils faster screening at Milwaukee airport

    October 22, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Passengers walk through the pre-check lane at Milwaukee’s Mitchell International Airport Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013. The expedited screening program allows travelers to leave on their shoes, light outerwear and belts and keep laptop computers in cases at...

  • ‘Beautiful China’ tourism pitch misfires amid smog

    October 22, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Tuesday, July 30, 2013 photo, a foreign tourist stands near a terracotta warrior replica as she poses for a photo at the Museum of Qin Terracotta Warriors and Horses in Xi’an, in central China’s Shaanxi province. China’s new tourism...

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    Malone honored for Assurance Home work

    October 22, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Assurance Home’s Ron “Pop” Malone holds a plaque honoring his “Three Decades of Service” while surrounded by his wife, Brenda Malone (white blouse, dark skirt), child care worker Bobby Witchley (cowboy hat) and the kids at Assurance Home at its...

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    Alien abductee to return to Roswell

    October 22, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell will gather today to celebrate the replacement of the alien child who vanished early in July from John Cerney’s mural south of Roswell. There has been conjecture that the alien doll the child was clutching contacted the mother ship and they were...