Archive for November 7th, 2013

  • RHS-Veterans

    ‘There and back’: RHS honors veterans with remembrance and gratitude

    November 7, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    World War II veteran Lowell Hughes, left, and Roberto Chavez, a Vietnam-era vet, salute the presentation of colors during Roswell High School’s Veterans Day assembly, Thursday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) An Army helmet rests silently upon a black...

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    1 dies in two-vehicle crash

    November 7, 2013 • Local NewsComments (2)

    A Roswell man, Chad Jessup, 37, died, Wednesday, following a crash between a motorcycle and truck on Highway 285 near mile post 100. According to friends, Jessup was driving home from work in Artesia around 7 p.m. The New Mexico State Police reported that the...

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    KRB recognizes First American Bank

    November 7, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    For its outstanding landscaping and beautification at the corner of Berrendo Road and Main Street, First American Bank once again received the Keep Roswell Beautiful award. The bank employees, however, all give credit to David Garcia and DGM Landscaping Inc....

  • Desert-Sun

    Desert Sun donates to ENMU-R Foundation

    November 7, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Travis Hicks, executive manager of Desert Sun Motors of Roswell, makes a $20,000 donation to Betty Patton and the ENMU-Roswell Foundation from proceeds raised from the 2013 Rotary Desert Sun Classic golf tournament, Thursday. The scholarship is in memory of...

  • Torivia (Tobie) Gonzalez Davidson

    November 7, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Tobie Davidson passed away peacefully on Oct. 26, 2013, at 85 years of age. She was born Jan. 3, 1928, in San Angelo, Texas. She married Isidoro Gonzalez in 1950, and eventually moved to Odessa, Texas, where together they had four children: Alicia (Alice),...

  • Cesar Rodriguez

    November 7, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Cesar Rodriguez, 56, of Las Cruces, died Nov. 4, 2013, with his loved ones by his side. Cesar was born in Ojinaga, Mexico, on Nov. 19, 1957, to Fernando and Ludivina Rodriguez. Cesar graduated from Hagerman High School in Hagerman, in 1975. He enlisted in the...

  • The rough road to ‘Armstrong Lie’

    November 7, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 9, 2013 file photo, director Alex Gibney attends the press conference for “The Armstrong Lie” on day 5 of the Toronto International Film Festival at the TIFF Bell Lightbox, in Toronto. Though Armstrong has no plans to...

  • Accused Alec Baldwin stalker goes on trial in NYC

    November 7, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Jan. 27, 2013 file photo, Alec Baldwin arrives at the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Genevieve Sabourin (ZHAHN’-vee-ehv sah-boor-EH’) is accused of barraging Baldwin with...

  • NFL preps its biggest game for the biggest stage

    November 7, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Feb. 1, 2013 file photo, Maddie Cooney, 6, just gets her chin high enough for a photo inside a Minnesota Vikings mannequin at the NFL Experience in New Orleans. Feb. 2, 2014, is a day that will be remembered forever in not only the NFL,...

  • US to lose vote at UNESCO, incurs debts

    November 7, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Phyllis Magrab, the Washington-based US National Commissioner for UNESCO, poses outside the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, France, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. American influence in culture, science and education around the world will take a high-profile blow on...