Archive for November, 2013

  • Police Blotter: Engine parts, stereo stolen from vehicle

    November 26, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    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...

  • Tom Hoover

    November 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Tom Hoover, longtime resident of Roswell, passed away on Nov. 23 in Shady Shores, Texas, after an extended illness. Tom was born in Chandler, Ariz., on May 26, 1923, to Jim and Dewey Hoover. He moved to the Roswell area before he was a year old and remained...

  • Lisa Ann Cobos

    November 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited for Lisa Ann Cobos, 47, of Roswell, on Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at 10 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with...

  • Orban S. Waggoner

    November 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Orban S. Waggoner passed from this life to the next on Nov. 20, 2013. Orban was a lifelong farmer in the East Grand Plains area of the Pecos Valley. His parents, Benjamin Franklin Waggoner and Lenore Waggoner, were field workers in Oklahoma where Orban was...

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    Roswell and Goddard high school band musicians to play at Carnegie Hall

    November 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Roswell High School band students Kyler Brown, foreground, and Myles Burd rehearse during class Friday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) Carnegie Hall needs no introduction. Musicians around the world dream of playing at the concert venue in New York. Three high...

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    City searches for new attorney

    November 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The city has only received two submissions after launching its search for an in-house attorney this month and both were returned as incomplete, officials said Monday. The position was advertised beginning Nov. 11, when city councilors decided to stop paying...

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    Storm brings water, street light troubles

    November 26, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    City street workers repaired two water main breaks Monday, likely caused by recent freezing temperatures that blew through the region the past few days. A break that occurred at North Garden and East Eighth Street and another at West Alameda Street and South...

  • Albert Nick Vallejos

    November 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Albert Nick Vallejos passed away on Tuesday the 19th of November 2013, at the Providence Memorial Hospital in El Paso, Texas. Born to Felix and Felicitia Vallejos on November 30, 1960, in Roswell, New Mexico; where he also was a longtime resident. Albert...

  • Maxine Witt Emmons

    November 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    “Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” Charles William Eliot Maxine Witt Emmons, 89, of Roswell, NM, passed away on November 21, 2013, of natural...

  • Norma Jean C de Baca

    November 26, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Norma Jean C de Baca, 53, of Santa Fe, passed away Nov. 22, 2013, surrounded by her family. She was born in Artesia, NM, to Eloida Madrid and Armando Valenzuela who have preceded her in death. Also preceding her is her brother, Armando Valenzuela Jr. Norma is...