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Archive for December 4th, 2013

  • Rockwell art sells for record $46M at NY auction

    December 4, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This undated file photo provided by Sotheby’s shows the popular Norman Rockwell masterpiece “The Gossips” which is heading for the auction block. It is among seven works by The Saturday Evening Post illustrator going on sale at...

  • Sundance reveals 2014 dramatic film lineup

    December 4, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This photo provided by the Sundance Institute shows Bill Hader, left, and Kristen Wiig, in a scene from the film, “The Skeleton Twins,” directed by Craig Johnson. Actresses like Amy Poehler, Wiig, Molly Shannon, Aubrey Plaza, Amy Sedaris and Jenny...

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    A warm welcome

    December 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    International Law Enforcement Academy delegates from Angola and Mozambique receive miniature New Mexico state flags upon arrival at Roswell Jobs Corps for a welcome reception, Wednesday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

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    Law agencies arrest 36 in drug bust

    December 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    A total of 36 people were arrested, Wednesday, by a multijurisdictional taskforce in what was called Operation Wrap-Up. It is the second operation of this kind in the past two years. Warrants were served on 30 people. An additional six were arrested. The...

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    AWA fundraiser set for Saturday

    December 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    If you feel hungry Saturday morning, head over to Applebee’s on North Main Street for breakfast and to support the Animal Welfare Alliance. AWA volunteers will be serving meals of pancakes, sausage, coffee and orange juice at $5 a plate between 7 and 9 a.m....

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    First Baptist Church brings back 118-year-old bell

    December 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Joyce McCollaum, a member of the First Baptist Church’s historical committee, stands with Pastor Dave Miller behind the 118-year-old cast-iron bell. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) The First Baptist Church in downtown Roswell is preparing to ring-in Christmas...

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    3 drive-by shootings take place in one night

    December 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department responded to three drive-by shootings, Tuesday night. Two occurred in the 300 block of East Bonney Street, around 7 p.m., after dispatch received several calls about shots fired. Witnesses reported hearing 10 to 15 shots, and one...

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    The Compassionate Friends offers support for families grieving the death of a child

    December 4, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Those who face the loss of a child may struggle to find comfort during the grieving process. There is now a group in Roswell to support individuals and families of children who have died. Terri Werckman, who moved to the city in July, recently started a local...

  • Police Blotter: Ford Taurus stolen

    December 4, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Police were called to the 200 block of West Deming Street, Tuesday, where a 1997 Ford Taurus was reported stolen.   Burglary / larceny • Police went to the 1100 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue, Monday. The 71-year-old victim reported a washer and...

  • Dolores D. Anderson

    December 4, 2013 • ObituariesComments Off

    Ms. Dolores D. Anderson passed from this earthly land into a far better place on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2013. She is now home with her mom and dad. She leaves behind her husband, Donald Taylor; her sister; son; grandchildren; and a host of loved ones. DeeDee was a...