Archive for November 26th, 2013

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    Butterflies on display

    November 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Sue Ashby with Friends of Bitter Lake checks out Jay Kortsch’s collection of Peruvian butterflies, including the blue morpho, during the 33rd annual Holly-Day Magic Art & Craft Show at the Roswell Convention Center, Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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    CCSO makes two arrests in recent shootings

    November 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    A man who engaged several officers and sheriff’s deputies in a gunfight Saturday morning during a lengthy standoff was arrested on 15 counts of aggravated assault, according to the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office. A Roswell police officer began chasing...

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    Mother seeks donations for son’s treatment

    November 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Joshua Curtis (pictured) was born with a blood disorder so rare that the incidences are less than one in a million. His mother, Allison, seeks help funding a visit to the Children’s Hospital at the University of New Mexico Medical Center for tests and...

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    New Washington Federal branch signs 5-year lease

    November 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Crews remove the Bank of America sign from Sunwest Center’s office tower earlier this month. Washington Federal has assumed Bank of America’s new five-year lease at the site. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) The new Washington Federal Bank branch at the...

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    Apprehended: James Orcutt

    November 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    James Orcutt, 30, is wanted on charges of battery against a household member following an incident that  occurred on Oct. 2, in the 2800 block of W. Second Street. Orcutt is described as being 5 feet, 9 inches tall, 160 pounds, with blond hair and blue eyes....

  • Police Blotter: Engine parts, stereo stolen from vehicle

    November 26, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Vehicle burglary Police were dispatched to the Walmart parking lot, 4500 N. Main St., Monday, after subjects gained access to a vehicle, took recently purchased engine parts and removed a stereo. There were no signs of forced entry. The losses were estimated...

  • CBS: Lara Logan, producer ordered to take leave

    November 26, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Jan. 12, 2013 file photo, “60 Minutes” reporter Lara Logan takes part in a panel discussion at the Showtime Winter TCA Tour in Pasadena, Calif. CBS has ordered “60 Minutes” correspondent Lara Logan and her producer to take...

  • Judge rejects OJ Simpson’s bid for new trial

    November 26, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This May 13, 2013 file photo shows O.J. Simpson listening to testimony at an evidentiary hearing in Clark County District Court in Las Vegas. A judge in Las Vegas rejected O.J. Simpson’s bid for a new trial on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013,...

  • Psalm book fetches record $14.2M at NY auction

    November 26, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This April 2013 file photo provided by Sotheby’s and taken in New York shows what the auction house describes as “the world’s most valuable book,” the Bay Psalm Book, which is the first book ever printed in what is now the...

  • Hewitt welcomes baby girl after quiet wedding

    November 26, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this July 13, 2013 photo, actress Jennifer Love Hewitt attends Old Navy & Disney’s “Mickey Through The Decades” Collection Celebration at Walt Disney Studios, in Burbank, Calif. Hewitt and her “The Client List” co-star Brian...