Archive for December 18th, 2013

  • Pearce-book-signing

    Pearce’s memoirs detail early life of poverty, humility

    December 18, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Congressman Steve Pearce signs copies of his book, “Just Fly the Plane, Stupid!,” at the Historical Society For Southeast New Mexico, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) Congressman Steve Pearce (R-District 2) held a signing at the Historical Society’s...

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    Revenge leaves families haunted

    December 18, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Vendetta leaves a trail of terror behind for those who have lived through it, and some have decided it is time to speak up, to try and stop the cycle. One grandmother offered to tell her tale, after seeing her family shot at and one family member killed...

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    CCFRW celebrates Christmas

    December 18, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The Chaves County Republican Women held its annual Christmas luncheon, Wednesday. Loris DeKay told a story about how Santa got his job bringing joy to children for Christmas. Jessica De La Rosa Kirk sang carols. Jean Snyder gave an updated report on the...

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    National commander visits American Legion to talk politics, thank members

    December 18, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Dan Dellinger, national commander at The American Legion, second from left, is greeted by a member of the Legion Riders and other veterans during a visit to American Legion Post 28 during a tour of Southeastern New Mexico, Wednesday. (Mark Wilson Photo) The...

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    Roswell’s Most Wanted: Donzell Warner

    December 18, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Donzell Warner, 25, is wanted for possession of methamphetamine, and possession, delivery, or manufacture of drug paraphernalia. Warner is described as 6 feet tall, 175 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.  Anyone with information about Donzell Warner’s...

  • Police Blotter: Wheelchair ramp stolen from yard

    December 18, 2013 • Police BlotterComments (0)

    Larceny • Police were dispatched to the 700 block of South Lea Avenue, Tuesday, after subjects removed an aluminum wheelchair ramp, valued at $500, from a yard. • Police responded to the 1900 block of North Atkinson Avenue, Tuesday. The 36-year-old victim...

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    Berrendo Middle raises money for CCCS

    December 18, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Berrendo Middle School students raised $1,220.98 for the Chaves County Cancer Society by having “pink outs” every Friday in October, and the check was presented Tuesday to Julie Morrow of the society. From left to right: Dean of Students Licia Hillma,...

  • Marion K. “Cissy” Cavin

    December 18, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Cissy Cavin, 85, of Roswell, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, in Lubbock, Texas. A memorial service celebrating her wonderful life will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at New Mexico Military Institute Chapel in Roswell, with Father Dale...

  • James “Jim” W. Davis

    December 18, 2013 • ObituariesComments (0)

    James “Jim” W. Davis, 86, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at the Veterans Center in Claremore, Okla. Jim was born on July 13, 1927, to Robert and Beaulah (Fry) Davis in Roswell, where he was raised and graduated from high school. Following high...

  • Toy-Giveaway

    Toy giveaway set for Christmas Eve

    December 18, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Gavin Wakefield, Ema Arnold, Jimmy Loudermilk, Maggi Loudermilk and Riley Arnold sort through toys for the upcoming Free Children’s Christmas Party Toy Giveaway that will be held at the Yucca Center on Christmas Eve at 7 p.m. (Mark Wilson Photo)...