Archive for November 21st, 2013

  • NASA-DC8

    Prepping a plane for paint

    November 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    A work crew cleans a hangar at Dean Baldwin Painting on Wednesday that houses a recently arrived NASA DC-8 test plane scheduled to be stripped of its paint before undergoing maintenance work at AerSale. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

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    Winter weather plows through region

    November 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    A winter weather pattern that arrived last night is expected to bring sleet, snow and freezing temperatures to Roswell into the weekend. “It’s going to be pretty chilly,” said Chris Luckett, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in...

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    Councilors change city’s voting system

    November 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    City councilors decided to overhaul the voting process for the city’s March elections at a special meeting Thursday night without holding a public hearing. On the advice of City Clerk Sharon Coll, councilors unanimously voted to implement new Voting...

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    Mother-daughter duo caught with 40 pounds of pot

    November 21, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Monica Villegas (Left), Beverly Villegas (Right) The New Mexico State Police arrested two women, Wednesday, as part of an interdiction operation to stop drug trafficking. Uniformed officers from Roswell District 3, along with K-9 units, stopped a silver 2013...

  • Police Blotter: Person attacked with screwdriver during B&E

    November 21, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Aggravated battery Police responded to the 400 block of South Holland Avenue, Wednesday, in reference to a breaking and entering. The door to the residence was damaged when a male subject attempted to gain entry into the residence and then attacked the victim...

  • Latin Grammys go on after green carpet rainout

    November 21, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Ricky Martin performs at the 14th Annual Latin Grammy Awards at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) Undeterred by a torrential rainstorm that shut down the green carpet, the stars...

  • Review: Hawke is a broody monarch in ‘Macbeth’

    November 21, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This image released by Lincoln Center Theater shows Ethan Hawke and Anne-Marie Duff during a performance of “Macbeth, in New York. (AP Photo/Lincoln Center Theater, T Charles Erickson) NEW YORK (AP) — What’s black and white and red all over—...

  • Fire destroys house at Detroit art installation

    November 21, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Tyree Guyton cleans up after an early morning fire, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, destroyed the “Penny House”, part of his outdoor art installation Heidelberg Project in Detroit. Earlier this month, the “House of Soul” was destroyed by...

  • John Prine has operable form of lung cancer

    November 21, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This Oct. 27, 2013 file photo shows country singer John Prine before singing “Ballad of a Teenage Queen” while honoring Country Music Hall of Fame inductee the late “Cowboy Jack Clement” at the ceremony for the 2013...

  • MTV unwraps 21st birthday gift for Miley Cyrus

    November 21, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 photo, singer Miley Cyrus arrives for the Bambi 2013 media awards in Berlin, Germany. MTV is celebrating Cyrus’ 21st birthday with eight hours of programming hosted by her on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer,...