Archive for November 20th, 2013

  • Teacher-rally

    RISD staff rally to oppose new teacher evaluation system

    November 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Students and educators rally in front of the Chaves County Courthouse, Wednesday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo) Roswell Independent School District parents, students, teachers and other classroom staff rallied Wednesday in opposition to a teacher evaluation...

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    County to award bid for detention centers work

    November 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The medical ward at the Chaves County Detention Center will be reconstructed to include up-to-date facilities for mental health and medical care. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) County commissioners will consider awarding a $15.2 million contract for general...

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    RPD investigating church break-ins

    November 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Police Department is investigating a break-in at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 111 E. Deming St., that occurred sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning. The subjects entered the Religious Education Building by smashing a window and...

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    Chaves County FRW honors area veterans

    November 20, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell Veterans Honor Guard presents the flag at the Republican Woman Luncheon, Wednesday, to honor area veterans. A total of 116 people attended the event. (Jessica Palmer Photo) The Federated Republican Women of Chaves County held a lunch to honor area...

  • Police Blotter: Stereo, medical kit stolen out of vehicle

    November 20, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Vehicle Burglary • Police responded to 400 N. Virginia Ave., the courthouse parking lot, Tuesday, where a window was broken out of a vehicle and a stereo, backpack, medical dissection kit and medical book were stolen. The items were valued at $470. Repair...

  • Roetta Overstreet

    November 20, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 23, at 10 a.m. at Tabernacle Baptist Church, Roswell, for Roetta Overstreet who passed away Nov. 16, in Yorba Linda, Calif. Dr. Onsy Whicker, Pastor Emeritus of Tabernacle Baptist Church, will officiate with...

  • John Carl Fisher

    November 20, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    John Carl Fisher, 52, of Midland, Texas, passed away Monday. He was born in Roswell, on Aug. 26, 1961. He graduated from Goddard High School in 1979, and shortly thereafter, relocated to Midland, Texas, and began working in the concrete business. John was an...