Archive for December 17th, 2013

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    Pearce to sign new book Wednesday

    December 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Steve Pearce Rep. Steve Pearce, R-NM, will sign his new book in Roswell Wednesday that details his life’s journey from his childhood on a farm in Hobbs to his life as a Congressman in Southeast New Mexico. Pearce’s book, “Just Fly the Plane, Stupid!”...

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    Ornelas, Peterson apprehended

    December 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Peterson(LEFT), Ornelas(RIGHT) Erica Peterson, 25, and John Ornelas, 25, who were featured on Roswell’s Most Wanted last week, were apprehended Sunday. Roswell police reported the two were arrested at 5 p.m. on the 100 block of North Kansas Avenue after a...

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    RHS dance team plays Santa to CASA kids

    December 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Roswell High School dance team, led by Kim Castro, stopped by the Chaves County CASA offices Monday to make a donation of Christmas gifts. “We do this once a year, around Christmas,” said RHS senior Shania Hernandez, 17. She said she realizes how...

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    High school sophomore Neal earns Eagle Scout

    December 17, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Grayson Neal, 16, center, listens as his father, Greg Neal, reads during his ceremony to become an Eagle Scout Monday. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Grayson Neal, a sophomore at Goddard High School, started a new tradition for the Neal family when he took the oath...

  • George J. Zarris

    December 17, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    George Jack Zarris passed away at his home Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, surrounded by his loving wife, following — thanks to God — a short battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral...

  • Patricia Carlson

    December 17, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Patricia Carlson, 86, of Roswell, passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. She leaves behind her loving husband Wayne Carlson. No services will take place. Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home & Crematory...

  • Larry G. Jump Sr.

    December 17, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Memorial services will be held for Larry G. Jump Sr., 70, of Roswell, at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Gentiva Hospice Chaplain Tim Arlet officiating. Larry passed away Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013. Larry was born...

  • John “Gene” Spradling

    December 17, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    June 10. 1924 – December 14, 2013 John “Gene” Spradling, age 89, of Amarillo, Texas, passed away on Dec.14, 2013. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. in First Baptist Church, Hartford, Ark., on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. Burial will follow in Hartford...

  • Juana O. Cortez Salcido

    December 17, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are scheduled at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Lake Arthur, for Juana O. Cortez Salcido of Lake Arthur. Mrs. Salcido, 93, died Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013, at St. Anthony’s Healthcare in Clovis. Fr. Paul Murtagh,...

  • Jennifer M. “Ginger” Dollar

    December 17, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    MERKEL, Texas—Jennifer M. “Ginger” Dollar, 61, died Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in a local hospital. Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at Starbuck Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Rhonda Greenwood officiating, directed by Starbuck...