Archive for December 13th, 2013

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    Pye, caretaker of Starchild skull, dies

    December 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Lloyd Pye handles the Starchild skull in a photo posted to Facebook in 2010. (Courtesy Photo) Fringe scientific researcher and author Lloyd Pye passed away at the age of 67 earlier this week. Pye died in the presence of family Monday in Destin, Fla.,...

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    Wagon rides earn money for kids

    December 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mid-Day Lions Annual Horse Drawn Carriage Rides led by Betsy and Zeke prepare to disembark for the Christmas Lights Wagon Ride, Friday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) The first riders at this year’s old-fashioned horse drawn wagon rides, held by the Roswell...

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    County, FEMA assess flood damage repairs

    December 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Chaves County road staff met with officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency this week to assess damages to county roads sustained during September’s flooding events. West Country Club Road near Adobe Mesa Road, seen here, sustained some of...

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    Posada performance

    December 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Danza de los Matachines perform during the Goddard High School’s Spanish Club presentation of Posada 2013 at the GHS Little Theater, recently. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

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    Most of city’s homicides are revenge driven

    December 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Most of the homicides that occur in Roswell stem from two potential sources, domestic disputes or revenge killings. As Police Chief Phil Smith said in a recent Police Committee meeting: “Killings in Roswell are not random events.” Most subjects know their...

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted: Erica Peterson, John Anthony Ornelas

    December 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Erica Peterson (Left), 25, is wanted for probation violation on original charges of robbery and receiving stolen property. She is 5 feet, 5 inches tall, 110 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. John Anthony Ornelas (Right), 35, is wanted for probation...

  • Police Blotter: Booze stolen from 2 grocery stores

    December 13, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Shoplifting • Alcoholic beverages were reported stolen from Albertson’s grocery store on South Main Street at 1:49 p.m. and Farmers Market grocery store on West Hobbs Street at 9:03 p.m. Losses were valued at $20 at Albertson’s and $31 at Farmers...

  • Cage The Elephant isolate themselves for new album

    December 13, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This Sept. 9, 2013 file photo shows Matthew Shultz of the rock band Cage the Elephant performing at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. After more than five years of near constant touring, the Kentucky-bred rockers Cage the Elephant decided...

  • The ladies of ‘Anchorman 2′ show Ron who’s boss

    December 13, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This photo provided by Paramount Pictures shows, actresses Meagan Good, left, and Christina Applegate, on the Paramount Lot in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. Good, Applegate, and Kristen Wiig star in “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues,”...

  • Prince Harry, trek teams reach the South Pole

    December 13, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This image, made available by Walking with the Wounded shows Prince Harry (left) with fellow adventurers after reaching the South Pole, as part of their Walking With The Wounded charity trek, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013. After more than three weeks pulling sleds...